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Queen's Birthday Honours for University of Glasgow academics

13/06/2016 News

A Damehood and an OBE award have been conferred on senior University of Glasgow academics.

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Medallions on display at Space School after 60 million-mile trip

13/06/2016 News

A pair of medallions which travelled nearly 60 million miles in space will be on display at the University of Strathclyde’s Scottish Space School this month.

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British-born NASA astronaut launches space school at UWS

10/06/2016 News

British-born NASA astronaut Michael Foale joined 200 young people at the launch of a unique space school being held in UWS from 6-10 June 2016.

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Scottish Engineering Summer Experience returns for 2016

10/06/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University’s School of Engineering and Built Environment will, for the second year, welcome 25 students from four Indian institutions to its Scottish Engineering Summer Experience.

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GCU to host Scotland's first cyber security residential

10/06/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is the first in Scotland to secure a three-week cyber security residential programme for 18 year olds.

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New Chief Scientific Adviser for Scotland appointed

10/06/2016 News

Professor Sheila Rowan MBE is to be Scotland’s next Chief Scientific Adviser, Deputy First Minister John Swinney has announced.

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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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