Publication: University Of Glasgow

First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

School of Law recognised for advancing gender equality

:30:00 BST The at the University of Glasgow has today been recognised for their progress in advancing gender equality.The School achieved a Bronze level in Equality Challenge Unit’s (ECU) trial gender equality mark.Based on the principles of ECU’s highly ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Glasgow shortlisted for ‘University of the Year’ award

:54:00 BSTThe University of Glasgow has been shortlisted for the Times Education University of the Year award and in three other categories.The University is in contention for Outstanding Support for Early Career Researchers, International Collaboration ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Major research project to compare end of life treatment around the world

:34:00 BSTFunding has been awarded for new research to track the provision of end of life care around the world.The study, supported by a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award in the Medical Humanities, is entitled: Interventions at the end of life ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Eating breakfast daily may help to prevent early development of diabetes risk in children

:00:00 BSTChildren who eat breakfast daily have a lower risk of developing Type 2 diabetes than those who skip it or only eat it occasionally, says new research.It also found that among children eating breakfast, those who eat a high-fibre breakfast cereal ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

New heart-failure drug beats current ‘gold-standard’

:30:00 BSTA new drug that outperforms the current gold-standard treatment for heart failure may soon benefit patients.A clinical trial of the new drug was brought to an early close after results showed a better survival rate compared to the current best ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Reach for the stars at Glasgow's Explorathon

:00:00 BSTExplorathon promises to be a night of reaching to the stars – almost literally – and hearing the latest blue-skies thinking from some of the most inspiring researchers in Glasgow.From the International Space Station, astronaut Alexander Gerst ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

People with learning disabilities lack referendum information

:55:00 BSTPeople with learning disabilities may be missing out on their right to vote in the forthcoming referendum on Scottish independence.Researchers from the University of Glasgow and Glasgow Caledonian University say those with learning disabilities ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

SCENE is set for Scotland’s most beautiful classroom

:01:00 BSTThe Chief Scientific Adviser for Scotland is unveiling new facilities at the (SCENE) today (Thursday 21 August). will officially open a £3m state-of-the-art teaching extension at SCENE, Scotland’s flagship centre for ecological field research. ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Cycle Glasgow 2014

Time: 10.00am - 2.30pmVenue: Kelvingrove Park, GlasgowCategory: Social eventsWebsite: www.glasgow.ac.uk/cycleglasgowThe University of Glasgow is organising its 12th sponsored cycle to support the Paul O'Gorman Leukaemia Research Centre in Glasgow.  Cycle ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

A transatlantic transaction: Simon Fraser University and the University of Glasgow sign up to student exchange programme

:00:00 BSTA common love of Scottish culture has been the link tying the University of Glasgow and the Canadian institution of Simon Fraser University in Vancouver for many years.Now those ties have been knotted yet firmer with the signing of a student ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Pssssst! Want to know what makes good gossip?

:20:00 BSTMost people enjoy a good bit of gossip, but what makes it worth passing on?According to psychology researchers we gossip most about familiar people and the more interesting and unpredictable the story, the more likely we are to gossip about ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Record highs for student satisfaction at Glasgow

:52:00 BSTStudent satisfaction rates at the University of Glasgow are higher than ever before according to the results of the National Student Survey 2014, announced today (12 August).The results show that over 91% of students are satisfied with the quality ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 12 2014]

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"Recruitment to the project - which will require a substantial effort and a committed team, including two postdoctoral researchers and a public engagement officer - starts this month and work will begin in March 2"
John Gill, THE editor, said: "This celebration marks the tenth anniversary of the TimesTimes Higher Education Awards, 10 years in which higher education has undergone huge changes but has always risen to the challenges it has faced. Our universities and colleges are among the nation’s most respected institutions, both at home and internationally, and it’s THE’s great privilege to have played a part in celebrating their achievements over the past decade.”"
"It is concerning to note that more than 1 in 4 children in our study reported not eating breakfast every day. For children, eating a sensible breakfast every day, one which is high in fibre, may well help to reduce future risk of developing Type 2 diabetes."

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Eating breakfast daily may help to prevent earl... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 03 2014]
New heart-failure drug beats current ‘gold-stan... [Published University Of Glasgow - Sep 02 2014]
Reach for the stars at Glasgow's Explorathon [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 25 2014]
People with learning disabilities lack referend... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 22 2014]
SCENE is set for Scotland’s most beautiful clas... [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 21 2014]
Cycle Glasgow 2014 [Published University Of Glasgow - Aug 17 2014]
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