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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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2000 jobs and apprenticeships secured in new £2.7billion partnership

25/02/2016 News

A new £2.7billion partnership between Scotland’s largest council and the country’s biggest social landlord will secure jobs for the next 30 years, it was announced today (25 February).

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Scotland’s global sensor capabilities enhanced through innovative collaborative R&D project

24/02/2016 News

A groundbreaking new collaborative research and development (R&D) project will place Scotland at the forefront of the £7 billion global sensors and imaging systems market, deliver significant economic growth and onshore 41 highly skilled research and manufacturing jobs from Asia.

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MVLS awarded more than £1m of funding from MRC

22/02/2016 News

Leading academics from the University of Glasgow's College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences have been awarded more than £1m of funding from the Medical Research Council UK.

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Ayrshire students set for out-of-this-world opportunity!

22/02/2016 News

Ayrshire school pupils and college students will have the chance to work alongside NASA leaders and Astronaut Michael Foale CBE this summer, as the Ayrshire College Foundation announced it is funding the 2016 Mission Discovery programme.

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Academic at UWS awarded prestigious grant to advance flood prevention

22/02/2016 News

Dr Pablo Casaseca of University of the West of Scotland’s School of Engineering and Computing has been awarded a Royal Society of Edinburgh - National Science Foundation of China Joint Project Grant to undertake research which could significantly advance flood monitoring and prevention.

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Partnership will give real-life experience to construction students

22/02/2016 News

Glasgow Clyde College has announced a partnership with Morrison Construction that will see students participate in on-site work experience and receive advice from construction industry experts.

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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

   

Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival

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

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Sustainable Engineering Renewable Energy Masters Conference

A presentation of successful projects from the Renewable Energy Systems and Environment and Offshore...

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Civil and Environmental Engineering: Showcasing Projects with Industry

A poster presentation and networking event to showcase some of the collaborative projects led by the...

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