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Hats off to London graduates

Students at GCU London celebrated their graduation today.

Absolutely Fabulous recognition for model superstar

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) alumna Eunice Olumide has been made an MBE for services to broadcasting, the arts and charity.

Pokemon Go-inspired game aims to encourage healthy lifestyle in teenagers

Gaming and health don't usually go hand-in-hand, but that's all set to change thanks to researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), who are developing a digital game which encourages teenagers to eat smart and get active.

Glasgow Caledonian University agrees partnership with major Scottish Charity

ENABLE Scotland and GCU to offer future health and social care workers learning disability experience

Inspired by leading health inequalities and design speakers

Researchers and students gathered at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) yesterday (Thursday, June 15) to hear inspiring speeches from Sir Michael Marmot and Andrew Cameron.

GCU signs new three-year agreement with Santander Universities

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has signed a new agreement with Santander Universities, signifying an incredible £1m of support for students and staff.

Social work student is a bright spark

Glasgow Caledonian University student David Clarke has been awarded the Bright Spark Award at the inaugural Scottish Social Services Awards, in recognition of the contribution the newcomer has made to the sector.

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.

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).

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.