Risks of mental health problems in military personnel reduce with length of service
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 BST
The risk of developing a mental health problem among people who have served in the Armed Forces is greatest in veterans who have served for the shortest period of time and becomes less with longer service, according to a study by the University of Glasgow.
MVLS welcomes judges from BBSRC
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:47:00 BST
The College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences (MVLS) yesterday welcomed judges to the Queen Elizabeth University’s Teaching & Learning Centre as the college went through the final round of the prestigious BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council) Excellence with Impact Competition.
City students' regional focus
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:29:00 BST
Over the last six months, 140 3rd year Computing Science students from the Glasgow campus of the University of Glasgow have completed work on a number of IT related projects with Crichton Institute Regional Observatory, Crichton Carbon Centre, NHS Dumfries & Galloway, Third Sector Dumfries & Galloway and The Stove Network.
Female engineers set to visit Rwanda to encourage more women into STEM
Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:51:00 BST
This June, a group of eight female engineering students from University of Glasgow’s FemEng will take up residence at the University of Rwanda in Kigali to combine their skills and innovation with a team of Rwandan counterparts.
Sarah Cleaveland elected a Fellow of the Royal Society
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:25:00 BST
Professor Sarah Cleaveland, Professor of Comparative Epidemiology at the University of Glasgow’s Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society for her work on infectious diseases.
Professor Jim Murdoch receives European Award for Excellence in Teaching
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:13:00 BST
The University’s Professor of Public Law, Jim Murdoch, is to receive the fifth annual European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities from the Central European University in Budapest.
Students give Shakespeare a contemporary twist
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:01:00 BST
Students from The University of Glasgow, The Glasgow School of Art and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland have joined forces with the musicians of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra to create Dream On!, inspired by A Midsummer Night’s Dream, in celebration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death.