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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).

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.

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.

GCU to host SULCN annual conference

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

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.

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.

Researchers help facilitate green entrepreneurship

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are creating a digital training kit to encourage future entrepreneurs to contribute to a circular economy.

New Common Good widening-access scholarships for GCU students

Glasgow Caledonian University Foundation is delighted to announce support from two local charities for life-enhancing widening access scholarships.

Brussels meeting to share social enterprise study findings

Researchers from across the EU are gathering in Brussels to discuss their findings in comparing the characteristics of international social enterprise models.