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Celebrate Black History Month at events across campus

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is celebrating Black History Month with a series of events on campus throughout October.

STV chief excited about new role as GCU Chair

Rob Woodward, chief executive officer of STV Group plc, is to become the new Chair of University Court, the governing body of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), with effect from 6 February, 2018.

Social entrepreneurs scoop first and second

Glasgow Caledonian University's Professor Lorna Paul scooped first prize for her online Web-Based Physio platform and GCU graduate Callum MacKinnon received runner-up at the Converge Challenge

GCU medical professor given expert job

A Glasgow Caledonian University professor is to form part of an advisory group to the Chief Medical Officer in Scotland.

GCU BEAM team looks to tackle climate-change issues

A research centre that aims to tackle climate-change issues affecting manmade structures and their surroundings has been launched by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Scotland's world lead in social enterprise research boosted by major international event in 2018

GCU's Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health will play a major role in the Social Enterprise World Forum.

A chance to view Emeritus Professor Malcolm Lochhead's stitches in time

GCU Emeritus Professor of Visual Design and Millennium Fellow of Design Malcolm Lochhead and University Cultural Fellow Liz Lochhead are to feature in this month's Glasgow Cathedral Festival.

Dr Tickell's evidence cited in Scottish Parliament Committee report

Evidence received from Law Lecturer Dr Andrew Tickell has been published in the Scottish Parliament’s Justice Committee report on the Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill.

Social businesses up for the Challenge

An occupational therapy graduate and GCU academic will go head-to-head in tonight's Converge Challenge 2017.

GCU signs Accord to work with global institutions in addressing UN goals

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has signed the SDG Accord, the university and college sector’s collective response to inspire, celebrate and advance the role of education in delivering the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals

GCU lecturer to join government advisory panel

Dr Jean McQueen will form a group aimed at helping more than one million disabled people achieve their full potential in work.

Building Surveying students get royal approval

Students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) made a right royal job of renovating historic buildings – with Prince Charles giving them the personal thumbs up.