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Social media packs a punch for boxers

Boxers are using social media to "hustle business" and boost their earning potential in the ring, according to a new academic study.

GCU graduate wins Scottish Degree Student of the Year

A graduate of Glasgow Caledonian University has been named Scottish Degree Student of the Year at the British Education Awards.

GCU to become European hub for youth volunteering

More than 5000 young people are to be matched with volunteering opportunities across Europe as part of a major study led by Glasgow Caledonian University.

GSBS hosts business reception to strengthen industry links

Around 60 business partners attended a reception to celebrate Glasgow Caledonian University's links with industry and further develop internships, placements, and research opportunities for students.

GCU showcases help for veterans and their families

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), Edinburgh Napier University (ENU) and Veterans Scotland are hosting Scotland’s first major event on Tuesday (January 15) to showcase how universities and colleges are helping Armed Forces veterans find new

Assessment process update for January exams

To ensure that no students are disadvantaged in their academic performance, we wish to reassure all students that all assessment boards will consider each individual student and their module performance in discussion with external examiners.

Flexible exam schedule and new assignment deadline

Students now have the choice to sit each scheduled exam either in the week beginning January 7 or the week beginning January 21. This new arrangement provides students with the flexibility many have requested.

Going green on a global scale

Glasgow Caledonian has been ranked the 11th most sustainable university in the UK and 92nd in the world.

Master of TV drama Jed Mercurio shares scriptwriting secrets

Line of Duty creator Jed Mercurio and Scots actor Martin Compston took time out from filming the latest series of the BBC thriller to meet the next generation of scriptwriting talent at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Researchers celebrate landmark social enterprise research

Researchers have marked the completion of one of the largest ever research programmes on social enterprise with a celebration event at Glasgow Caledonian University.

GCU Law Clinic triumphs at the Law Awards of Scotland

GCU Law Clinic - the student-led initiative which offers free legal advice - has triumphed at the prestigious Law Awards of Scotland.

GCU Professor clinches top gender equality award for hard-hitting blog

Congratulations to GCU Professor of Criminology and Sociology Lesley McMillan for winning the prestigious Write to End Violence Against Women Awards Best Blog category.