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Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

17/06/2019 Education and Skills Development

HR consultant Sara Ferreira-Jeffries shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of women in STEM, analyses the findings and highlights the importance of diversity in the workplace.

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Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

06/12/2018 Education and Skills Development

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

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Equality Through Innovation: The Diversifier

23/11/2018 Education and Skills Development

Pheona Matovu spent years in immigration limbo and is now helping companies to innovate by fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

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Optimisation and Uncertainty Quantification: Two Questions for Teachers

21/11/2018 Education and Skills Development

In an expanding world with limited resources and increasing complexity, optimisation and computational intelligence have become a necessity. Teachers are invited to find out more at a CPD workshop with the experts from UTOPIAE. 

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Equality Through Innovation: The Educator

25/10/2018 Education and Skills Development

In our second Equality Through Innovation blog we meet Lise McCaffery, who is inspiring the next generation of engineers and tackling the industry's lack of diversity.

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Forge ahead

21/09/2018 Education and Skills Development

On Friday the 28th of September, from 10am to 5pm, Explorathon 2018 will be hosted in the iconic Forge shopping centre in the East End of Glasgow. Drop-in throughout the day for some fun and informative activities themed around the environment, and our health and wellbeing!

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News

   

Unique partnership breathes new life into wind turbines green after-market

Wind turbines are being given a new lease of life thanks to a partnership to refurbish and remanufac...

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Space rock research could reveal origins of Earth’s oceans

The return of a space probe bearing samples from a distant asteroid is being eagerly anticipated by ...

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GCU academic wins Jo Cox Award for Public Service and Active Citizenship

One of the UK's leading voices on gender-budgeting has been awarded the prestigious Jo Cox Award for...

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Blog

   

Game of Drones: A Song of Boats and LiDAR

Drones in the sky, drones in the sea, drones on land. Could drones be doing more for you? At Art of ...

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Grounds to create global change

To mark International Zero Waste Week Scott Kennedy, co-founder of Revive Eco and member of Industri...

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Learning to fuel the growth of a more sustainable world

Rachel Clark from the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) encourages students into s...

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Events

   

Creative Conversations: Nina Allan

Nina Allan is a writer and critic, active in the field of speculative fiction. Her work has been awa...

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Arika -- Episode 10: A Means Without End

Complex ways of understanding our complex times. Maths & Poetics. Gesture & Physics. Collect...

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Data Analytics for Manufacturing

An informative workshop on data analysis....

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