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Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

17/06/2019 Education and Skills Development

HR consultant Sara Ferreira-Jeffries shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of women in STEM, analyses the findings and highlights the importance of diversity in the workplace.

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Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

06/12/2018 Education and Skills Development

Anna Devitt is using the power of comedy to help disadvantaged young people in Scotland.

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Equality Through Innovation: The Diversifier

23/11/2018 Education and Skills Development

Pheona Matovu spent years in immigration limbo and is now helping companies to innovate by fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

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Optimisation and Uncertainty Quantification: Two Questions for Teachers

21/11/2018 Education and Skills Development

In an expanding world with limited resources and increasing complexity, optimisation and computational intelligence have become a necessity. Teachers are invited to find out more at a CPD workshop with the experts from UTOPIAE. 

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Equality Through Innovation: The Educator

25/10/2018 Education and Skills Development

In our second Equality Through Innovation blog we meet Lise McCaffery, who is inspiring the next generation of engineers and tackling the industry's lack of diversity.

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Forge ahead

21/09/2018 Education and Skills Development

On Friday the 28th of September, from 10am to 5pm, Explorathon 2018 will be hosted in the iconic Forge shopping centre in the East End of Glasgow. Drop-in throughout the day for some fun and informative activities themed around the environment, and our health and wellbeing!

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News

   

GCU named as UK leader in social mobility

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been recognised as a UK leader in championing social mobilit...

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New £16m centre for subsea development opens as world-first

A new £16 million centre for subsea development has opened in East Kilbride, positioning Scotland a...

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Blood test could help to accelerate brain cancer diagnosis

A blood test which could help to accelerate the diagnosis of brain cancer has been developed in rese...

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Blog

   

Grounds to create global change

To mark International Zero Waste Week Scott Kennedy, co-founder of Revive Eco and member of Industri...

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Learning to fuel the growth of a more sustainable world

Rachel Clark from the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) encourages students into s...

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Glasgow City Region – a new European City Region of Innovation

Glasgow City Region is emerging as a new European City Region of Innovation. Kevin Rush, Director of...

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Events

   

Planetarium Lates

After hour planetarium shows with breathtaking images of the cosmos & up-to-date astronomy news....

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Apollo 11

Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with never-before-seen footage an...

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Science Lates: Fright Night

Halloween-themed adults-only night, which explores the science of blood and organ dissection. Fancy ...

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