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Celebrate Black History Month at events across campus

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is celebrating Black History Month with a series of events on campus throughout October.

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.

Scotland's world lead in social enterprise research boosted by major international event in 2018

GCU's Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health will play a major role in the Social Enterprise World Forum.

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 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.

Research looks to rescue diminishing resource

Global phosphorus reserves could run out within a century, which could have serious consequences for the agricultural industry.

Europe Office receives €1m funding for social innovation project

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is leading a major European project aimed at growing social innovation within Europe’s local communities.

More city students set for university thanks to GCU Advanced Highers initiative

Pupils at Glasgow Caledonian University's (GCU) Advanced Higher Hub achieved an outstanding pass rate of 88% in this year's SQA examination diet − with four subjects achieving 100% pass rates.

UK still feels European solidarity, GCU research finds

UK citizens are still largely positive about the European Union (EU) – despite the Brexit decision. This is one of the latest findings from research conducted jointly by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and the University of Sheffield.

Graduate Stewart is awarded Darren Joliny Prize for outstanding performance

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) graduate Stewart Ward has been presented with the Darren Joliny Prize in recognition of his outstanding performance in the BA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism programme.

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.

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.