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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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Glasgow ranked top university in prestigious BBSRC Excellence with Impact Competition

23/05/2016 News

The University of Glasgow has been ranked the top university and overall runner-up in the prestigious national BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council) Excellence with Impact competition.

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Homeless and hungry pollinators are given a helping hand by new survey

20/05/2016 News

Pollinating insects, such as bees and butterflies, are in decline across the UK. These insects are homeless and hungry, suffering from a lack of places to nest and feed. To help reverse this trend, schools, community groups and individuals across the UK are being encouraged to make improvements to their outdoor spaces to make them friendlier for pollinators, and to take part in a new national pollinator survey, supported thanks to National Lottery players.

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Scotland Can Do SCALE to host entrepreneurship experts

20/05/2016 News

Scottish entrepreneurs with ambitions to grow their businesses are being encouraged to register for a free place at the Scotland Can Do SCALE summer school, taking place at Stirling University in August.

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS – Circular Economy

20/05/2016 News

Extending the useful life of products, enabling multiple product lifecycles.

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Enriching cities and communities through research at GCU

19/05/2016 News

Bryan Buchan, Chief Executive of Scottish Engineering, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde R&D Director Julie Brittenden, and social entrepreneur Mel Young, President of the Homeless World Cup, will join Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers and guests for the University’s annual celebration of research.

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The Tontine will make the Glasgow city region a leader in innovation

19/05/2016 News

A new centre of innovation – The Tontine – which will inject £53.6million into the economy of the Glasgow city region has opened. This is the first Glasgow City Region City Deal project to be completed in the city.

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News

   

Researchers contribute to first daily movement guidelines for children’s health

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) research into the relationships between sleep, physical activity...

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£4.5m ‘Lab in a bubble’ project could improve cancer care

A £4.5million University of Strathclyde project to produce bubble-sized ‘laboratories’ could bo...

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GCMB reports best year ever for new conference business worth £141M

Year-end figures released by Glasgow City Marketing Bureau’s (GCMB) Convention Bureau show the gro...

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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

   

Celebrating the Glasgow Aesthetic Movement

Organised by the National Trust for Scotland, this event celebrates Holmwood House, built in 1857, a...

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Building Blocks at Glasgow School of Art

A series of walks, talks and events celebrating contemporary design, architecture and innovation in ...

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Adventures in Space

An exhibition curated by David Reat all about the architecture of science fiction....

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