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MSP backs new GCU ‘men are nurses too’ campaign

Glasgow Shettleston MSP John Mason has backed the launch of a new Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) social media campaign aimed at getting more men into nursing and breaking down stereotypes in schools.

Festival of Ageing at GCU in May

Scotland should strive to be the most "age-friendly" society in Europe as it grapples with a growing demographic time bomb, the Scottish Government's Minister for Older People told an invited audience at GCU.

The Artificial Intelligence Revolution and Why?

Hadi Larijani, Professor of Computer Networks and Intelligent Systems in the University’s Department of Computing, will deliver his inaugural Professorial Lecture on March 26.

GCU promotes International Women's Day

Glasgow Caledonian University will mark International Women's Day on March 8 by reaffirming our commitment to promoting gender equality across our campuses.

Change the way you look at difficult situations, says Jo Malone CBE

Global entrepreneur Professor Jo Malone CBE inspired a new generation of business talent at a landmark event at the London campus of Glasgow Caledonian University.

Blockbuster Holyrood debut for Army veteran GCU graduate

Former Scots Guardsman John Templeton took centre stage at a major lifelong learning event at the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday (February 27) where he told dignitaries that graduating from GCU as a mental health nurse had changed his life.

Taggart star Blythe Duff returns to GCU for screenwriting workshop

Actress Blythe Duff returned to GCU to perform scripts written by students on our MA TV Fiction Writing course.

GCU HIV experts at forefront of ‘game-changing’ drug research

A new report has highlighted the huge progress made during the initial year implementing the first national HIV prevention PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) drug programme in Scotland.

GCU Professor offered Fellowship at Princeton

A Professor from GCU has been offered a prestigious Fellowship from a research institute based at Princeton University.

The scent of success

Jo Malone CBE will be joined by students and staff at GCU's London Fashion Street campus where she will talk about her career to date and take questions from the audience on the luxury industry.

Major GCU study to examine impact of tourism on Skye

Visitors, residents and businesses in Skye are being encouraged to take part in a major new study on the economic impact of tourism on the island.

GCU launches major expansion of Graduate Apprenticeships

Hundreds of working people will gain access to higher education after Glasgow Caledonian University secured £5.4million to become one of Scotland's largest providers of Graduate Apprenticeships.