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Whether it is ground breaking research, a new invention or a high profile science engagement activity, we want to hear about it. Our news-hub will share science-related stories which are taking place across the Glasgow city region. We want it to be a one-stop portal for science activities across Glasgow and the West of Scotland, so don’t hesitate to let us know of anything and everything you are involved with.

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Strathclyde principal to be next Royal Academy of Engineering president

18/02/2019 News

Professor Sir Jim McDonald has been nominated to become the next President of the Royal Academy of Engineering, and the first Scot to hold the post.

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Funding boost for Scottish carbon capture research

18/02/2019 News

The Scottish Funding Council (SFC), Scottish Government and Scottish Enterprise have each committed £50,000 to support the UK’s largest research, industry and government partnership in carbon capture, use and storage.

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Flexible, solar-powered supercapacitors could underpin new generation of wearable electronics

18/02/2019 News

A breakthrough in energy storage technology could bring a new generation of flexible electronic devices to life, including solar-powered prosthetics for amputees.

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GCU wins £5.4m funding to provide graduate apprenticeships

14/02/2019 News

Hundreds of working people will gain access to higher education after Glasgow Caledonian University secured £5.4 million to become one of Scotland's largest providers of Graduate Apprenticeships.

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University of Glasgow pledges commitment to local community

14/02/2019 News

The University of Glasgow has reaffirmed its commitment to working in the wider interest of Glasgow and Scotland by pledging to put the economy and quality of life in the community top of its list of priorities.

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New hub launched to increase electrification in UK manufacturing

14/02/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde's Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering and Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) will form the Scottish arm of a hub that is combining expertise in electrical machines and manufacturing for the first time, aiming to put the UK at the forefront of an electrification revolution.

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News

   

Glasgow Kelvin College and Indian partners create apprenticeships for people with additional support needs

Glasgow Kelvin College has welcomed a delegation of partners from India and announced plans to devel...

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IBioIC leads successful bid to boost Scotland’s ‘bio-revolution’

Ambitious plans to boost the economic impact of Scotland’s burgeoning industrial biotechnology sec...

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Ground-breaking pancreatic cancer trial reaches patient milestone

A ground-breaking pancreatic cancer trial, which aims to match patients with more targeted and effec...

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Blog

   

Your guide to all the STEM events at Aye Write! 2019

Explore what’s on offer at Glasgow’s book festival this March. ...

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You might not know it yet, but industrial biotechnology is vital to our future

Roger Kilburn, CEO of the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains how IB is changing th...

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Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

Anna Devitt is using the power of comedy to help disadvantaged young people in Scotland. ...

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Events

   

Aye Write! Glasgow's Book Festival

Aye Write! remains committed to celebrating Scottish and international writers and writing. The 2019...

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Bhutan in the Footsteps of George Sherriff

A fabulous exhibition of Sherriff's plant expedition trips to Bhutan in the 1930s and 1940s where he...

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Wildlife Citizen Science

A talk on conservation surveys and bioblitzes. ...

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