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GCU researchers to study European migrant crisis

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is taking part in a £3million study into the impact of the migrant crisis on Europe.

Game Jam offers opportunity for female developers, says academic

As the Global Game Jam comes to Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) for its tenth anniversary, academic Dr Romana Ramzan says it is a timely reminder that women have an important role to play in the industry.

Gathering the Voices exhibition shares voices of Holocaust survivors

An exhibition about Gathering the Voices, a GCU partnership charity, will be shown at Glasgow City Chambers next week to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.

Bed bugs to become bedfellows?

We may all need to learn to live by side-by-side with bed bugs. That is the view of a Glasgow Caledonian University academic after she carried out a study in the south side of Glasgow.

Drive to attract superyachts to the west coast of Scotland

Superyachts could appear regularly along the west coast of Scotland thanks to a new drive to market the shoreline as one of the most attractive cruising destinations in the world.

University grasps climate justice debate

The Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Roseanna Cunningham congratulated Glasgow Caledonian University for founding the Centre for Climate Justice at a special celebratory event today (Thursday, November 30).

HIV is far from the death sentence that it was, says sexual health expert

"Scotland is leading the way with the introduction of PrEP (HIV drugs taken to prevent HIV acquisition) with other countries now looking to us as an example of best practice,” says sexual health expert Professor Claudia Estcourt.

Annie Lennox OBE is Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University

Royal Academician, singer songwriter, highly-respected social activist and philanthropist, Dr Annie Lennox OBE is the new Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University.

Professor wins prestigious lifetime achievement award

A professor who has dedicated her life to helping older people become more active has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for her pioneering work.

Centre for Climate Justice to celebrate success

Helping to provide water for all in Malawi and a safe alternative to kerosene-based lighting are just two of the successes to be celebrated by the Centre for Climate Justice next week.

£2.2 million project will explore how access to work could support migrant integration across Europe

Glasgow Caledonian University is to lead a £2.2million Europe-wide project exploring how joining the labour market could help migrants, refugees and asylum applicants integrate in their new host countries.

Three Lanarkshire Hospitals seal University Hospital Status

Lanarkshire’s three new University hospitals received the seal of approval on Friday, November 17 at the official unveiling of its signage to celebrate the landmark deal between Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and NHS Lanarkshire.