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Social entrepreneurs scoop first and second

Glasgow Caledonian University's Professor Lorna Paul scooped first prize for her online Web-Based Physio platform and GCU graduate Callum MacKinnon received runner-up at the Converge Challenge

A chance to view Emeritus Professor Malcolm Lochhead's stitches in time

GCU Emeritus Professor of Visual Design and Millennium Fellow of Design Malcolm Lochhead and University Cultural Fellow Liz Lochhead are to feature in this month's Glasgow Cathedral Festival.

Dr Tickell's evidence cited in Scottish Parliament Committee report

Evidence received from Law Lecturer Dr Andrew Tickell has been published in the Scottish Parliament’s Justice Committee report on the Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill.

GCU powers ahead with South African Rail company

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has signed a new five-year strategic partnership to provide qualifications to Africa’s largest freight rail company and the fifth largest in the world, Transnet Freight Rail.

GCU ranks among the world's top universities

GCU has been placed in the 601-800 banding in Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2018.

GCU to host 33rd annual Q Conference

The Q Conference for the International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity will be held over three days.

Entrepreneurship at the heart of conference

The University will be a hub of ideas and innovation for the next three days at its hosts the International Entrepreneurship Educators Conference (IEEC) for the first time.

High-profile media names to attend roadshow

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is to host a Question Time-style roadshow in conjunction with the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO).

Tourism maintains a robust performance despite pending woes of Brexit

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit could see more Brits holiday at home, says tourism expert Professor John Lennon.

Supporting the Global Forum for Responsible Management Education

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Principal and Vice-Chancellor Professor Pamela Gillies CBE FRSE will speak at the 2017 Global Forum for Responsible Management Education — 7th PRME Assembly in conjunction with the United Nations High-Level

COOL MUSIC project will enhance socially excluded young people's skills

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers have developed a new music and video production programme to enhance social and practical skills among socially excluded young people in Edinburgh.

Researchers support sustainable community sheds project

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are working on a new project supporting the development of social spaces known as ‘sheds’ to encourage community development and evidence enhanced health and wellbeing for the people using