Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:14:00 BST
A work by Matthew Strickland, Professor of Medieval History, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Wolfson History Prize 2017.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:00:00 BST
With aims to become a global centre of excellence for precision medicine, UofG's new £32m Imaging Centre of Excellence has been formally opened.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 08:00:00 BST
Dr Carol Clugston, Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the College of Medicine, Veterinary and Life Sciences, has been given the Lord Provost's Award in the category of health.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:31:00 BST
UofG's Professor John Brown is the 2017 recipient of the Klopsteg Memorial Lecture Award, from the American Association of Physics Teachers
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:21:00 BST
Professor Pat Monaghan has been awarded the Godman Salvin Prize by the British Ornithologists' Union.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 09:38:00 BST
Professor Alison Phipps is one of 47 leading social scientists to have been made a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, it has been announced.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 10:55:00 BST
A plaque has been unveiled to honour one of the great figures from the history of the University of Glasgow, the pioneering Scottish astronomer Professor Alexander Wilson.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:26:00 BST
This year's UofG Learning and Teaching Conference broke records and new ground in terms of technology and staff and student involvement.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 11:22:00 BST
UofG partners with Rape Crisis Scotland as part of the project Ending Sexual Harassment in Third Level Education.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 10:48:00 BST
Victoria Powell's 'Highly Commended' prizewinning essay was based on her experience interning in New York last summer.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:33:00 BST
Jeanette Findlay, Senior Lecturer in Economics in the Adam Smith Business School, has made a ‘guest appearance’ as editor of a special issue of the Fraser Economic Commentary, produced by the University of Strathclyde.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:15:00 GMT
A new Rector for the University of Glasgow has been elected. Aamer Anwar beat nine other candidates for the position and will represent the university's students for the next three years.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:57:00 BST
Staff and students are working together to develop an institution-wide approach to tackling gender-based violence.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:54:00 GMT
Professor Anton Muscatelli, Principal and Vice Chancellor of the University of Glasgow, has been chosen as the next chair of the Russell Group.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:50:00 BST
Congratulations to this year's winner Hannah Martin, who impressed the judges with her passionate and inspiring presentation: ‘Acting FAST to cure Stroke’. VIDEO
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:16:00 BST
Alan McGregor, Professor of Economic Development in the Adam Smith Business School, has been invited to join the Scottish Government’s 15-24 Learner Journey Review Group.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:27:00 GMT
Finnish-born PhD student Wilhelmiina Toivo, from the University’s School of Psychology, has won the Economic and Social Research Council’s 2016 -17 writing competition “Making Sense of Society”.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:38:00 GMT
Dr Rachael Jack of the University of Glasgow's Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology has been awarded the 2017 Spearman Medal.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:30:00 GMT
The University of Glasgow has notched up its seventh Glasgow Taxis Cup victory in a row.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT
Dr Alistair Fraser, a criminologist researching youth culture and street gangs, has been selected by the BBC for the prestigious New Generation Thinkers list.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:11:00 GMT
Tributes have been paid to Dr Ron Thomson. Ron, an engineering lecturer with the University of Glasgow, died at the weekend aged 66. He had only recently retired.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:18:00 GMT
The University of Glasgow's Jane Broad, Director of the Student Lifecycle Support and Development team, has been appointed President of the international Oracle Higher Education User Group (HEUG).
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:54:00 GMT
The University of Glasgow has signed the Armed Forces Covenant which recognises the value serving personnel, veterans and their families contribute.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 11:45:00 GMT
Dr Theodore Koutmeridis, Research Fellow in Economics, has been awarded a prestigious British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 11:59:00 GMT
Two band members joined UofG staff and students onstage for the latest Glasgow Glam Rock Dialogues show.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:59:00 GMT
The death has been announced of Professor Ron Drever, the University of Glasgow graduate and later post-doctoral researcher, and pioneer in the study of gravitational waves.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
UofG veterinary student and top athlete Laura Muir had a sensational weekend at the European Indoor Championships, winning the 1500m and 3000m events.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:24:00 GMT
Tessa Holyoake, Professor of Experimental Haematology at the UofG's Paul O'Gorman Leukaemia Research Centre, has been awarded the prestigious Rowley Prize by the International CML Foundation.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:30:00 GMT
The Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology (WCMP) has been recognised with awards for its public engagement work.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:43:00 BST
The University of Glasgow has joined the ECO Stars fleet transport environmental scheme...and been awarded a four-star rating.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:04:00 BST
Could a Virtual Reality App Help your Students in their Learning?
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:13:00 BST
UofG researchers are wanted to host interactive display spaces at this year’s TEDxGlasgow event on Friday 2 June at the SEC Armadillo.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:23:00 BST
The brother-in-law of the late University Piper, Donald Campbell, is hoping to raise £5000 for the mental health charity MIND after completing a 200 mile coast-to-coast walk in record time.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:33:00 BST
Find out about the CREATe IP Summer Summit (CIPSS’17) at the University of Glasgow, jointly organized with the National Law University Delhi, India.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 13:41:00 BST
This year's Converge Challenge has seen the biggest-ever number of entrants from the University of Glasgow.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:02:00 BST
Why not enjoy the fun and drama of this year's Scottish Boat Race on Saturday 20 May? Go along and support the UofG teams against the auld enemy University of Edinburgh.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:14:00 BST
The Kelvin Hall project is to feature at this year's Universitas 21 Annual Network Meeting and Presidential Symposium 2017 being held at the University of Nottingham.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:42:00 BST
JetX Engineering – a team of University of Glasgow students who are jet engine enthusiasts – say "the sky is our domain – not our limit".
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:53:00 BST
Govan Young, a thirty-minute long documentary which started life with a small grant from the University of Glasgow’s Chancellor's Fund had its World Premiere in India last week.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:14:00 BST
The 108th Aberdeen versus Glasgow university senate golf match takes place on 9 June - the 108th running of the contest.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:37:00 BST
News of colleagues enjoying success in academic competition and gaining awards from academic bodies.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:01:00 BST
Dumfries campus student Laura Lloyd will be presenting her research at the Universitas 21 Research Conference.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:25:00 BST
The first ever College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences Visualisation in Science conference is hailed a success.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:59:00 BST
Robert Young, Senior Researcher at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, was featured on the much-lauded BBC Child of Our Time programme last week.
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 16:14:00 BST
FemEng in Rwanda are fundraising to help young women who cannot afford sanitary products. For just £5 they can buy a reusable sanitary pad kit for a women in Rwanda.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:52:00 BST
The School of Computing Science hosted the 2017 CERN Spring Campus at the beginning of April as the inaugural event in the School's
celebration of 60 Years of Computing at Glasgow.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:40:00 BST
The University of Glasgow has been announced as the winner of the Love to Ride UniCycle Challenge as staff and students cycled more than 21K miles during March.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:59:00 BST
The Stevenson Trust for Citizenship presents a lecture by Professor John Curtice on ‘What does Scotland want from Brexit?’
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:37:00 BST
Are you an engineer? Would you like to share what you do with theatre-makers over a cup of coffee?
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:52:00 BST
Next year sees the centenary of the Royal Air Force, founded in 1918 at the end of the Great War. Did you know the University of Glasgow played a key role?