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First Minister praises University's world-leading Centre for Climate Justice

Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, has described the Centre for Climate Justice at Glasgow Caledonian University as world-leading, following her address at the first global Forum on Climate Justice. The First Minister told

Dr Kerry Kennedy urges greater protection for environmental activists tackling climate change

The first World Forum on Climate Justice, being held at Glasgow Caledonian University, has heard two leading international figures call for a stronger connection between human rights and environmental activism.

Jings! Crivvens! Oor Wullie visits GCU

A famous face has made a surprise appearance on campus.

GCU helps graduate Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students who graduated with degrees from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in Mauritius today.

GCU to host IAFFE annual conference

Glasgow Caledonian University is set to host the 28th annual conference of The International Association for Feminist Economics.

Spotlight on dark tourism and Kazakhstan

Professor John Lennon, Dean of Glasgow School for Business and Society, has delivered a keynote lecture in Kazakhstan on Gulag heritage sites and dark tourism.

Students hit fashion capital

Fifty fashion students from GCU travelled to one of the world's most stylish capitals to learn more about the fashion industry.

GCU climbs 16 places in prestigious Guardian University Guide

Glasgow Caledonian University has moved up 16 places in this year's Guardian University Guide 2020.

GCU helps Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students to graduate with degrees from Glasgow Caledonian University in Mauritius next month.

First among equals? Diversity work nominated for HE Awards

The University’s important work to support equality and diversity is being recognised in two nominations to The Herald’s Higher Education Awards. It follows recent success in the Times Higher Education Impact Awards, which placed Glasgow

Finance Secretary gives ringing endorsement of University research strategy

"I readily welcome the fact that Glasgow Caledonian has adopted the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals," said Derek Mackay MSP as he outlined their importance at the University's annual research celebration.

University hosts first World Forum on Climate Justice

Final preparations are under way for the first World Forum on Climate Justice which takes place on campus in Glasgow from the June 19-21.