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Philanthropist humbled by GCU honour

"Love what you do – the 'I can' is more important than the IQ." Those were the inspiring words Professor Eric Peacock delivered to GCU London graduates at today's winter ceremony in Christ Church, Spitalfields.

Higher Education Minister receives Cybersecurity update

Higher Education Minister Richard Lochhead MSP heard how GCU is now equipping hundreds of graduates with cybersecurity skills.

Made for TV

Leading figures from the television industry joined graduates, students and staff to celebrate 10 years of GCU's pioneering MA TV Fiction Writing course.

GCU takes Taggart scripts into custody

Taggart star Blythe Duff has donated all of her scripts from the iconic detective show to the archives at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Putting the Common Good first

A voice will be given to the voiceless in South Africa thanks to Glasgow Caledonian University’s Common Good First project.

Glasgow Caledonian University played key role in North Coast 500 success, says Tom Campbell

The man tasked with driving forward one of the world's most iconic coastal touring routes paid tribute to Glasgow Caledonian University for helping to make it a success.

Poignant letter portrays torment of Great War's forgotten pacifists

As the centenary of the Armistice approaches, the actor Gary Lewis has contributed a powerful reading of the intimate correspondence which is held in Glasgow Caledonian University's archive.

Uhatch business makes TV debut

The Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) graduate behind a breakfast drink made from an African super fruit has starred in a promotional STV advert.

GCU expertise to power Ghana's growing oil and gas industry

Glasgow Caledonian University has signed a partnership agreement with the Petroleum Commission, Ghana, to design and deliver work-based education solutions for Ghana's growing oil and gas industry.

GCNYC Fair Fashion Center Features on Sustainability Panel

On Thursday, September 20th 2018, GCNYC Vice President and Founder of the Fair Fashion Center, Cara Smyth, spoke on the annual fall alumni panel for the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund. This year’s topic centered around sustainability.

GCU Law Clinic triumphs in Community Champion Awards

GCU Law Clinic, a student-led initiative which provides free legal advice, has made the final of the Evening Times Community Champion Awards after winning a regional heat.

Tackling poverty would enrich the whole of Scottish society

Tackling poverty and inequality would enrich the whole of Scottish society, according to a leading public health expert.