Glasgow’s leading the way in reducing medicine’s gender gap
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:49:00 BST
Glasgow is leading the way in closing medicine’s gender gap, thanks to a new initiative which will be jointly launched today (Wednesday 5th June) by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and the University of Glasgow.
Taking the pulse of carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development
Tue, 13 Aug 2019 09:00:00 BST
A new way to ‘take the pulse’ of carbon emissions could help track how the industrial development of peatlands contributes to climate change, as well as measure their recovery once development ends.
Historic agreement sealed between Glasgow and West Indies universities
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:00:00 BST
An historic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that commits UofG and The University of the West Indies to work together in the foundation of a Glasgow-Caribbean Centre for Development Research is being signed at an event held today.
James Watt Descendant Welcomes Renaming of College
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 03:00:00 BST
Two hundred years to the day after his death (Sunday 25 August 2019), the University of Glasgow is commemorating the passing of James Watt by officially renaming its School of Engineering after him – with the blessing of particular one member of staff who has her own family connection to Watt.
Scientists gather to discuss Mineral Resources for a Green Future
Tue, 27 Aug 2019 14:00:00 BST
This week UofG is hosting the largest Mineral Deposit research meeting in Europe in 2019. The meeting will host - 700 delegates from 60 countries, including 200 young scientists - the “Next Generation” of Mineral Deposit Research.