University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow  
Careers - Jan 16
The University of Glasgow has formally launched an action plan for the deaf and hard of hearing community who rely on British Sign Language (BSL). The plan was unveiled at an event on campus which was introduced by Professor Frank Coton, Disability Equality Champion and, Vice-Principal Academic and Educational Innovation, who thanked the BSL working group for bringing the plan forward.
Politics - Jan 15

Academics at the University of Glasgow have discovered a short story which they believe could solve the mystery of a lost play by revolutionary socialist James Connolly.

Health - Jan 11

Repeatedly missing general practice (GP) appointments may be a risk marker for all-cause mortality, particularly in patients with mental health conditions, new research published in the open access journal BMC Medicine suggests.

Life Sciences - Jan 9

Researchers have made a significant breakthrough in understanding how a family of viruses, including the norovirus, initiate infections. The new study which includes norovirus and sapoviruses - highly infectious viruses that can cause outbreaks of diarrhoea and vomiting.

Health - Jan 7

This year the annual “Air the Bear” event, where the Glasgow Clan Ice Hockey team supporters throw new toys on to the ice for local charities such as Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Sick Children, will also benefit the Malaria Alert Centre in Blantyre, Malawi.

Astronomy - Jan 1

A drill originally developed to break through Martian rocks is set to be deployed to Antarctica on a mission which could help us understand the history of Earth's changing climate.

History - Jan 14

She was a Queen who only reigned for six years. Yet more than four centuries after her death, Mary Queen of Scotland continues to polarise opinion and to hold a fascination for the general public.

Health - Jan 10

The first ever exhibition of paintings and works of art created by artists who have no “mind's eye” will cast new light on the creative brain when it goes on display from today. Extreme Imagination: Inside the Mind's Eye features works by people who cannot visualise, alongside works by those who have particularly vivid mental imagery.

Health - Jan 7

A recent report has revealed that half of the top dozen UK pancreatic cancer researchers are based in Glasgow, with all six being affiliated with the University of Glasgow. The analysis, from the, confirms Glasgow's position as a leading centre of excellence for pancreatic cancer.

Administration - Jan 4

University leaders have written to politicians and government to warn of the risks for research, staff and students if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Health - Dec 29, 2018

The Univertsity of Glasgow is celebrating colleagues who have been recognised in the 2019 New Year's Honours list.

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