The University has welcomed a Glasgow City Council planning committee decision to back the development of the Gilmorehill campus. Read our guide to what happens now.
From 1 February 2017, the Learning & Teaching Centre will be streamlined into staff-facing and student-facing teams, and reborn as the Learning Enhancement & Academic Development Service (LEADS).
Are you a University of Glasgow world changer, or do you know one? We want to hear from you! VIDEO
Are you a final year student? Make sure to have your say in the National Student Survey.
In preparation for the next REF assessment the University is undertaking a review of research activities across all its disciplines.
The University's Diversity Calendar for 2017 has just been launched online with some wall planner versions available too.
Students! Are you lost? Looking for a lecture room? Have a burning question? Look out for staff wearing the pink "Ask Me" badge. Also, come to the Ask Me Fair on 19 Jan!
The University’s Job Family Role Profiles have been reviewed and re-launched.
Academics and support staff from the University of Glasgow were recognised in the New Year Honours list.
A brief summary of media coverage from the last 24 hours with mention of the University of Glasgow or news of the Higher Education sector. Information courtesy Press Data Ltd.
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People and Projects
The University of Glasgow marked the retirement of Archivist and Deputy Director of the Library, Lesley Richmond, after more than 30 years' service.
Professor Mandy MacLean has been named the 2017 recipient of the Reynold Spector Award in Clinical Pharmacology given by the American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.
Professor Muffy Calder has been named a finalist in FDM's Everywoman in Technology Awards 2017.
High-energy activities at the 'Barras Social' in November showcased the importance of the social sciences, and deepened the University’s bond with the community. VIDEO
The School of Theology and Religious Studies and the School of Veterinary Sciences were able to give their Christmas celebrations an extra boost this year after highly successful results in the latest NSS.
Students are invited to a special session to explore the current experience of International Students at the University.
The UofG is exploring links with Zhejiang University in Huangzhou to explore research and exchange collaborations.
The deadline is looming for the Principal's Early Career Mobility Scheme.
The 10th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference will have slots for 5-minute 'lightning talks'. Submit your proposal by 31 January.
Academic members of staff with disabilities are being asked to share their experience of working in HE.
A reminder that the call for bids 2017-18 is open. YOUR chance to win support for innovation and development.
UofG Sport's new programme for 2017 has launched. Find out what's on offer.
After its success last year, on the 16th of January, GUEST will be relaunching The Bike Hub, a social space where people are able to learn how to fix their own bikes completely free of charge.
Students: enter the St Gallen Symposium essay competition for the chance to win CHF 20,000, and to discuss your ideas with global leaders and decision makers on an all-expenses trip to Switzerland.
An invitation to a new series of events at the University of Glasgow funded by the British Association for American Studies and the US Embassy in London.
RSE Enterprise Fellowships and Converge Challenge info session - 26 Jan
Upcoming courses for staff and students in researcher development, data management and internationalisation.
The Centre for Open Studies has a range of short courses beginning from January 2017 and they are now open for enrolment!
The post-Christmas period is often when we review our financial commitments and plans. Did you know that two financial services suppliers offer University staff preferred rates?
- 18 Jan: Policy Scotland Annual Lecture: 'Brexit: Is the Train-Crash Avoidable?'
- 19 Jan: The Ask Me Fair
- 20 Jan: Researchfish workshop
- 22 Jan: Interfaith Service of Peace and Reconciliation
- 23 Jan: Creative Conversations: Poet & Playwright Malika Booker
- 26 Jan: The Digital Humanities Network at Glasgow Celebrates Academic Book Week
- 3 Feb: Game Think 2.0 - mini-conference on video game related research
- 5 Apr: Visualisation in Science Conference - abstract submission now open
- 12 May: Research Staff Conference