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World expert advises 20 minutes exercise a day during lockdown

World-renowned exercise expert Professor Sebastien Chastin has shared his mood-boosting top tips to help us cope during the Coronavirus lockdown.

Elite golfers share secrets of success to help budding sports stars

Elite golfers have shared their top tips on how to control concentration in a new psychology study by GCU researchers which will help budding sports stars around the world boost their performance.

Students at GCU more likely to complete degree than at any other modern Scottish university

Glasgow Caledonian University students are more likely to complete their degree than their peers at any other modern Scottish university.

VisitScotland books the Moffat Centre

The Moffat Centre at Glasgow Caledonian University has secured a major new contract with VisitScotland to continue its work at the heart of the Scottish travel industry.

University Archive explores women's role in campaigns to create a fairer world

The University Archive is celebrating International Women's Day with an exhibition exploring women's role in international campaigns to create a fairer world.

Cyber Security students help commuters stay safe online at Glasgow Central pop-up Clinic

Rail passengers are getting free online safety advice from GCU's Cyber Security Clinic at Glasgow Central Station this week.

HE:FE Veterans Champion's Network Conference marks major breakthrough.

A life-changing initiative giving veterans a fresh start, pioneered by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), has led to almost all higher and further education institutes in Scotland taking up the mantle.

Alastair to drive enhanced student learning experience

Glasgow Caledonian University has announced the appointment of Alastair Robertson as Director of Academic Development and Student Learning.

Research shows incontinence linked to sitting too long

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University have found the first direct link between sitting too long and urinary incontinence in older women.

New University status awarded to three life-changing NHS Lanarkshire units

Glasgow Caledonian University has awarded University status to three NHS Lanarkshire clinical departments in recognition of life-changing research, education and service excellence.

Sold-out Global Game Jam returns to GCU this weekend

Students and staff will be among almost 200 designers packing the Sir Alex Ferguson Library to take part in the world's biggest games-creation event this weekend.

Scottish businessman's donation fits like a glove

Veteran entrepreneur Gio Benedetti has kindly donated award-winning medical equipment to help boost the clinical skills of nursing students at Glasgow Caledonian University.