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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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GCU opens WHO global health conference

28/07/2016 News

Professor Fiona McQueen, Scotland's Chief Nursing Officer, spoke of the important contribution of the academic community to global health care at the opening of a midwifery and nursing conference for global healthcare leaders and practitioners.

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Innovation Academy to launch in Glasgow

28/07/2016 News

The opening session of the Innovation Academy will take place in Glasgow's Citizen M Hotel on Friday 5th August, 2016, 9am to 1.30pm.

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Researchers call for longer GP consultations to improve quality of life

28/07/2016 News

Researchers are calling for GPs to spend longer with patients who have multiple health and social problems, following a study which found that extended consultations helped improve quality of life over the long term.

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VentureJam 2016 seeks young hackers, hipsters and hustlers!

28/07/2016 News

VentureJam 2016 takes place at Glasgow Science Centre on the weekend of 5th - 7th August. The unqiue opportunity will see 40 young people developing fresh ideas that embrace the digital world to solve real world challenges.

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GCU researcher to analyse effects of community land ownership on health

28/07/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers have received funding from the Wellcome Trust to analyse the effects of community land-ownership on rural health.

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‘Mallzee for make-up’ comes top in teen pitching competition

28/07/2016 News

An innovative beauty app dubbed ‘Mallzee for make-up’ by a prominent angel investor has been crowned the winner at a Dragons’ Den style pitching competition in Glasgow.

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News

   

Researchers find smaller waistlines linked to savings

People who save money for the future are more likely to be slim than those who fritter their cash aw...

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Professor Sarah Cleaveland honoured by the British Veterinary Association

Professor Sarah Cleaveland has been honoured by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) for her “...

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Stimulating neurons could protect against brain damage

A breakthrough in understanding how brain damage spreads – and how it could potentially be limited...

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Blog

   

Catch Pokémon on a University tour or a seat at research cinema for Explorathon GLASGOW

This Friday Scotland will join with Europe in a celebration of research! In Scotland we celebrate th...

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Making Waves with James Clerk Maxwell

Take a musical tour through the life of Scotland's forgotten Einstein, James Clerk Maxwell as part o...

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Paragon Play ON

Play ON is an inclusive youth music project for children and young people aged 6-20 years old. The p...

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Events

   

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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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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Skeletons: Our Buried Bones

Four skeletons from the Museum of London collection and four from burial grounds across Scotland, to...

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