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Exploring UN Sustainable Development Goals at GCU

The United Nations Global Compact UK's Steve Kenzie joined businessman Jim McColl OBE to encourage Scotland’s business community to support the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Professor Jafry wins prestigious Elsevier Atlas award

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researcher Professor Tahseen Jafry has been awarded with a prestigious Elsevier Atlas for her published research examining water access and provision in Malawi and Zambia.

Welcome to America - First for Glasgow Caledonian University in New York

In a groundbreaking move, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been awarded a charter by New York State Education Department (NYSED) to become a degree-granting body in New York – the first foreign higher education institution to achieve

GCU to host PRME event supporting UN Sustainable Development Goals

One of Scotland’s most successful businessmen, Jim McColl OBE, is to encourage businesses in Scotland to support the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Owning a pet helps older adults stay active

Owning a dog may help older adults to meet physical activity levels recommended by the World Health Organization, according to a new study by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), the University of Lincoln, and WALTHAM Centre for Pet Nutrition.

GCU presents prestigious Alumnus of the Year 2017 awards

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has selected the recipients of its prestigious GCU and GCU London Alumnus of the Year awards for 2017.

Inspiring women into STEM

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is this week continuing its drive to encourage more young women in Scotland to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

GCU to host SULCN annual conference

The Scottish Universities Law Clinic Network will meet on Wednesday, June 7 to discuss access to justice.

GCU to host international Q Conference

Glasgow Caledonian University is to host the 33rd annual Q Conference for the International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity.

Dr Harris analyses professionalism and amateurism in British Lions rugby history

When rugby union became an openly professional sport in the mid-1990s it appeared that one of the institutions most under threat was the British Lions.

Sir Alex Ferguson swings into action for GCU 2017 fundraiser

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) honorary graduate and donor Sir Alex Ferguson CBE and friends will swing into action to raise funds in support of student scholarships and activities.

GCU researchers launch trial for early detection of glaucoma

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are developing a new eye test which they hope can be used to diagnose glaucoma at an early stage.