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Computing giant Dell to provide industry mentors for students

Female computing students at GCU are taking part in a new initiative aimed at attracting and retaining women within the IT sector.

African super fruit firm wins £5000 at Virgin Media competition

GCU graduate and entrepreneur Isatou Njai has won £5,000 for her company and a meet-and-greet with Sir Richard Branson after triumphing in a Virgin Media business event.

GCU Law Clinic shortlisted for Scottish legal sector award

GCU Law Clinic, a student-led and student-run initiative, has been nominated for one of the Scottish legal sector's most prestigious awards.

GCU Professor calls on governments around the world to step up the fight to eliminate viral hepatitis

Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health, Sharon Hutchinson, will call on governments around the world to step up the fight to eliminate viral hepatitis at this year's World Hepatitis Summit from November 1 to 3.

Researchers collaborate with WHO to develop new infection prevention and control guidelines

A Glasgow Caledonian University research team has contributed to World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines on infection control and prevention to help minimise the spread of infection.

GCU London to honour public health professor at winter graduation

GCU London will hold its winter graduation ceremony on Wednesday, November 8 in Christ Church, Spitalfields.

Study uses donated skin to simulate diabetic wound healing

Research carried out by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is using donated skin to create human stem cells to help investigate diabetes and reduce the need for animal testing.

Design for Change

GCU Digital Design (Graphics) students have been using their design practice to create significant and positive impact in the surrounding communities.

Sir Alex Ferguson hosts New York leadership event

Sir Alex Ferguson emphasised the importance of leadership when he visited Glasgow Caledonian New York College.

GCU launches mentoring scheme for women in finance

Female finance students from GCU will receive one-to-one mentoring from women in the financial services sector under a pilot scheme aimed at addressing gender diversity in the industry.

Advanced Higher Hub nominated for ScottishPower award

The Advanced Higher Hub at GCU has been nominated for a ScottishPower Foundation Award.

GCU hosts £1.1m trial into pelvic organ prolapse

A new £1.1million trial based at Glasgow Caledonian University will assess whether a self-management programme could help to improve the lives of women who suffer from pelvic organ prolapse.