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Part-time study boosts IT graduate's career prospects

A major multinational employer is celebrating the success of the first of its employees to complete a part-time accelerated degree programme at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Honoraries inspire at winter graduation ceremonies

Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE, Dr Susan Scurlock and Professor Sir David Greenaway were honoured during Glasgow Caledonian University's winter graduation ceremonies.

GCU's teaming up with Cricket Scotland to transform city communities

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and Cricket Scotland are teaming up to help transform some of Glasgow’s most marginalised communities.

Annie Lennox OBE is Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University

Royal Academician, singer songwriter, highly-respected social activist and philanthropist, Dr Annie Lennox OBE is the new Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University.

Professor wins prestigious lifetime achievement award

A professor who has dedicated her life to helping older people become more active has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for her pioneering work.

Excitement builds for winter graduation ceremonies

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will celebrate the achievements of two leading STEM ambassadors, a foremost economist, a climate-justice campaigner and a successful entrepreneur.

Centre for Climate Justice to celebrate success

Helping to provide water for all in Malawi and a safe alternative to kerosene-based lighting are just two of the successes to be celebrated by the Centre for Climate Justice next week.

Student who suffered broken spine celebrates two community sports awards

A GCU student who learned to walk again after breaking her spine is celebrating winning two awards recognising her commitment to community sports.

Three Lanarkshire Hospitals seal University Hospital Status

Lanarkshire’s three new University hospitals received the seal of approval on Friday, November 17 at the official unveiling of its signage to celebrate the landmark deal between Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and NHS Lanarkshire.

£2.2 million project will explore how access to work could support migrant integration across Europe

Glasgow Caledonian University is to lead a £2.2million Europe-wide project exploring how joining the labour market could help migrants, refugees and asylum applicants integrate in their new host countries.

Chief executive of VisitScotland delivers 2017 Moffat Lecture

Malcolm Roughhead OBE discusses the need to attract new talent into the industry.

GCU student picks up SQA Star Award for volunteering

A third-year student who volunteers in his local community as a sports coach was honoured at the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Star Awards 2017