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Finance student named as rising star

A finance student from Glasgow Caledonian University has been named as one of the rising stars of the sector.

1000 school pupils to attend Cyber Security Christmas Lectures

A thousand pupils from Glasgow schools will be warned how careless social media posts could damage their future job prospects, at a lecture hosted by digital experts.

Hospitality industry needs to invest in managing graduate talent, says academic

The hospitality sector is facing a significant challenge from employee skills shortages as consumers increasingly look for experience-led services, a leading expert has warned.

Transnet Freight Rail employees celebrate GCU qualifications

Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) employees celebrated the completion of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) qualifications at a ceremony in South Africa on Thursday, December 7.

Entrepreneur ambassadors to help business start-ups take flight

Start-up companies at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) looking to take the next step in business will receive expert advice and mentoring from leading industry figures thanks to a newly-launched scheme.

Students competing to spread Christmas joy to city community

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Students' Association will be defending its crown in the Santa Sacks University Challenge 2017.

Quitely does it - comic-book artist to present at GCU

He's drawn the X-Men, Superman and Batman - now legendary Scottish comic book artist Frank Quitely will share his inspiration with students at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Drive to attract superyachts to the west coast of Scotland

Superyachts could appear regularly along the west coast of Scotland thanks to a new drive to market the shoreline as one of the most attractive cruising destinations in the world.

HIV is far from the death sentence that it was, says sexual health expert

"Scotland is leading the way with the introduction of PrEP (HIV drugs taken to prevent HIV acquisition) with other countries now looking to us as an example of best practice,” says sexual health expert Professor Claudia Estcourt.

Expert urges HR to create 'good jobs' in the face of AI

The chief executive of the leading professional body of HR professionals has outlined the challenge posed by Artificial Intelligence to the world of work, in a keynote lecture at Glasgow Caledonian University.

University grasps climate justice debate

The Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Roseanna Cunningham congratulated Glasgow Caledonian University for founding the Centre for Climate Justice at a special celebratory event today (Thursday, November 30).

Engaging honoraries close winter graduations

Brian Williamson and Lady Susan Rice CBE are honoured at the final of Glasgow Caledonian University's winter ceremonies.