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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 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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Call for abstracts for 2017 Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Glasgow

28/07/2016 News

The 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA 2017) will take place in Glasgow between the 6th and 9th June 2017 on the theme of 'Our Climate Ready Future'.

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Stroke is largely preventable, with hypertension confirmed as biggest risk factor, according to global study

25/07/2016 News

Ten potentially modifiable risk factors account for 90% of strokes worldwide, but regional variation should be considered, says a new global collaborative study published in the Lancet and co-authored by Peter Langhorne, Professor of Stroke Care at the University of Glasgow’s Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences (ICAMS).

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Strathclyde mathematician wins prize for research into speeding up stroke diagnosis

25/07/2016 News

A mathematician at the University of Strathclyde has shared in a prestigious prize for research into methods for accelerating the diagnosis of strokes.

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GCU’s next generation of construction leaders win CIOB challenge in Hong Kong

25/07/2016 News

A team of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) engineering students have defended the University’s title as CIOB Global Student Challenge champions at the finals of the competition in Hong Kong.

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News

   

New scheme to protect outdoor areas gives everyone the advantage

As part of a Commonwealth Games legacy project 27 outdoor areas across the city of Glasgow have been...

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College is first in Scotland to be awarded for innovation

City of Glasgow College has been awarded the Investors in Innovation Standard. It is the first and o...

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University in collaboration agreement with China to promote optoelectronics

The University of Glasgow has signed a partnership agreement with one of the most important state-ow...

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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

   

Mugstock Festival

Boutique festival organised on a not-for-profit basis, featuring music, food, drink, theatre, art, c...

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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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