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Gender-neutral clothing in style at Glasgow fashion exhibition

International Fashion Business students from GCU will style and photograph members of the public in the latest unisex designs as part of the Glasgow Science Festival.

Regular refresher training could prevent wind farm fatalities

Wind turbine technicians are at risk of fatal accidents or serious injury without regular refresher training, according to a study by researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

GCU student journalists make a splash at awards

Student journalists at Glasgow Caledonian University scooped four prizes at the Scottish Student Journalism Awards 2018.

GCU Fashion Showcase unveils 2018 collection

Outstanding fashion design and creative work from the next generation of designers debuted at the 2018 GCU Fashion Showcase.

Dr Fiona Skillen kicks off FIFA review

A GCU academic has joined an expert panel to assess a qualification offered by the world football governing body FIFA.

Major research project into UK productivity launches

A major new research project aimed at increasing productivity and raising the living standards of millions of people across the UK is set to be officially launched.

Funding to research treatment for West’s most common cause of sight loss

Dr Xinhua Shu and Professor Ann Graham have been awarded £70,000 by the National Eye Research Centre to develop a new treatment for age-related macular degeneration, the most common cause of blindness in the West’s aging population.

No grey areas at Glasgow Caledonian University

There are no grey areas when it comes to gender-based violence. That is the message behind a new campaign launched by Glasgow Caledonian University today and backed by Alison Thewliss MP.

Common Good Awards celebrate inspirational students

The University has celebrated the achievements of its inaugural Common Good Awards winners.

GCU one of the first UK universities to sign up for STEM scholarships

Glasgow Caledonian University has been announced as one of the first UK universities to benefit from a STEM scholarship programme designed to help school and college leavers.

GCU leads £540,000 research project to protect historic fishing village

The Aberdeenshire fishing village that inspired the artist Joan Eardley's paintings will be protected from coastal erosion, flooding and landslides as part of a research project led by Glasgow Caledonian University.

The embodiment of the Common Good

More GCU students were given the opportunity to realise their dreams and ambitions at the 2018 Magnus Magnusson Awards Celebration Event last night.