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Professorial Lecture explores how People Make Glasgow

Some of Scottish football’s biggest names believe growing up in a deprived area helped them succeed in life.

Professor Hutchinson to present to world leaders in Paris

Professor Sharon Hutchinson will present Scotland's national surveillance of the treatment of, and disease associated with, the Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) to international leaders in Paris this week.

Locals to train as ‘citizen scientists’ to transform Glasgow's canals

Scottish Canals and Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are working with ‘citizen scientists’ to investigate how Glasgow’s North canals are helping to build a healthier city.

Water-tracking app wins Rhys a place in business design awards final

An app that tracks how much water you’re drinking has earned Digital Design student Rhys Ritchie a place in the final of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce Student Design Awards.

RICS’ Rising Stars to join cutting-edge forum on built environment

Four School of Engineering and Built Environment students have been invited to join The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ Rising Stars programme.

Society names Dr Andrew McAuley Researcher of the Year

Senior Research Fellow receives Researcher of the Year accolade from the Society for the Study of Addiction (SSA)

Fortnite gamers are not addicted, says GCU researcher

Fortnite, the game which has taken the world by storm, is not addictive, according to a Glasgow Caledonian University researcher.

Brands and retailers come together at GCNYC

GCNYC's Fair Fashion Center continues to provide the business case for the fashion industry to be profitable as well as sustainable in its latest collaboration.

Principal joins expert UN panel to explore sustainability in the jewellery industry

The Principal Professor Pamela Gillies CBE FRSE has joined the United Nations’s Lene Wendland on a panel investigating how the jewellery industry can engage with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

GCU graduate hits the headlines as UK Reporter of the Year

A GCU graduate has been named UK Reporter of the Year at the prestigious Independent Radio News awards.

Veterans support given Bronze standard

We are proud to share that GCU has been awarded the Bronze standard for the Armed Forces Covenant.

Times Higher Education ranks GCU student experience as the second most improved in the UK

Glasgow Caledonian University has been named as the second most improved university in the UK for student experience, in a survey by Times Higher Education.