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There is so much happening across Glasgow and the West of Scotland and our news portal will allow us to share it with you.

Whether it is ground breaking research, a new invention or a high profile science engagement activity, we want to hear about it. Our news-hub will share science-related stories which are taking place across the Glasgow city region. We want it to be a one-stop portal for science activities across Glasgow and the West of Scotland, so don’t hesitate to let us know of anything and everything you are involved with.

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Get on your bike for Team Glasgow!

14/04/2016 News

Glasgow wants everyone to get on their bike and record the distance they travel throughout May to help the city compete to be the best cycling city in Europe.

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Western Infirmary site transferred to University of Glasgow

14/04/2016 News

The University of Glasgow has taken possession of the former Western Infirmary site: a significant milestone for the University which will enable the proposed £1 billion investment in the Gilmorehill campus.

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Strathclyde-led project to open up space technology to new nations

14/04/2016 News

Space technology opportunities are to be opened up to emerging nations in a project between the UK and Mexico, led at the University of Strathclyde.

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Female engineers set to visit Rwanda to encourage more women into STEM

14/04/2016 News

A team of eight female engineering students from the University of Glasgow will visit Rwanda this June to combine their skills and innovation with counterparts at the University of Rwanda in Kigali.

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Glasgow amongst Europe's most innovative cities

11/04/2016 News

Glasgow has been recognised as one of Europe's most innovative cities at The European Capital of Innovation Awards for its replicable innovation model based on partnerships across industry, science and communities.

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Six-step hand-washing technique most effective for reducing bacteria in hospitals

11/04/2016 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have produced the first evidence in a randomised controlled trial that the World Health Organization’s six-step hand hygiene is best practice for healthcare workers for reducing bacteria and preventing healthcare associated infections.

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News

   

Tech from the future arrives in Scotland

Visitors to Glasgow Science Centre this month will be the first in the UK to play with quantum imagi...

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Too much red meat and too few vegetables increases your body’s ‘biological age’

A diet containing too much red meat and not enough fruit and vegetables could increase your body’s...

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BioAscent launches a ‘Spotify’ for Drug Discovery

Spotify is known for offering consumers affordable, customisable access to a large music library, al...

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Blog

   

What can Masters students do for you?

In the run up to the Engage with Strathclyde week, Anna Selwood, a Careers Adviser at University of ...

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Strathclyde Student Chapter of SIAM Annual Meeting

Maths might be hard to grips with, but its application in industry brings huge benefits that touch a...

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Net Benefits - Is the Digital Society Good for Us?

More than ever, we work, live, learn and engage in social networks. But are computers and the networ...

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Events

   

What can Masters Students do for you?

The University of Strathclyde is a partner in the Making the Most of Masters Legacy Project, which b...

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Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival

Family-oriented science fest from the makers of Glasgow Science Festival, with a 'Family Mayhem Day'...

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Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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