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Should have gone to GCU!

The founders of Specsavers, Dame Mary Perkins and her husband Doug Perkins, are to be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Researchers win prestigious microfinance research award

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers from the Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health, Dr Olga Biosca and Enrico Bellazzecca, have won a prestigious research award.

GCU's Dr Wersun takes PRME UK role

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Senior Lecturer Dr Alec Wersun has been elected Chair of the UK & Ireland Chapter of Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME).

UN Global Compact founder Georg Kell to be honoured by GCU

Founding Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative, Georg Kell is to be honoured by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Hats off to London graduates

Students at GCU London celebrated their graduation today.

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.

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).

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.

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.