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A week of engaging events at Strathclyde

Engage with Strathclyde, 2-5 May: more than 50 events showcasng research and innovation across our four faculties

C.diff recurrence ‘takes thousands of hospital beds’

Study finds infection is linked to increased death risks

Strathclyde shortlisted for three UK awards

We are in the running for three Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards.

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We mark 50 years of Forensic Science

Staff and students celebrate UK’s longest established forensic science postgraduate degree.

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UN Guidelines for Alternative Care course launched

Strathclyde develops online course sharing UN guidelines for care of children

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We welcome international political economy expert

Commentator on global economies calls for a rethink on the way countries measure prosperity.

Student in a SIPBS laboratory

Making medicine more effective

Strathclyde joins Scotland’s Cancer Medicines Outcome Programme

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Latest gross domestic product data is ‘deeply disappointing’

Professor Graeme Roy, Director of the Fraser of Allander Institute, comments.

Rottenrow Gardens, University of Strathclyde, in the sunshine

A message from the Principal to all staff and students

A message from our Principal following the triggering of Article 50

David Hillier receive Director of the Year Award

Strathclyde Dean scoops top honours at Institute of Director Scottish Awards

Professor David Hillier recognised at Institute of Directors Awards

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Academics join fight to combat deadly tropical disease

Strathclyde mathematicians are modelling the impact of device that could reduce dengue fever.

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Professor Iain Hunter co-chairs new government science strategy

Strathclyde scientist to shape Scotland’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths strategy.

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Strathclyde Director joins Scottish Fiscal Commission Board

David Wilson has been appointed as a Member of the Scottish Fiscal Commission.

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Political uncertainty could slow Scottish economic recovery

Report finds Scotland’s economy continues growth but remains ‘fragile’.

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New Visiting Professors

Fotis Karamitsos, Directorate General for Mobility and Transport, and Tom Boardley, Executive Vice President of Lloyd’s Register

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GlaxoSmithKline in £2.5m partnership agreement

Our highly successful partnership with GlaxoSmithKline has been extended significantly.

Diamond laser

Where does laser energy go after being fired into plasma?

An outstanding conundrum on what happens to the laser energy after beams are fired into plasma has been solved in newly-published research at the University of Strathclyde.

A person painting at the Centre for Lifelong Learning

Strathclyde tutor is Sky Arts’ Portrait Artist of the Year

A Strathclyde tutor has won a prestigious arts award

Physical activity “may tail off by age seven in boys and girls”

Findings question orthodoxy that decline only happens among teens and is gender specific

CuanTec – a new force in the fight against food waste

One of Strathclyde’s newest start-up companies is tackling the costly and environmentally damaging disposal of seafood waste in landfill – by converting it into food packaging

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Glasgow’s space sector blasts off with UK Space Agency support

Glasgow's burgeoning space sector is set for a cash injection from the UK Space Agency

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Strathclyde partners in new Centre for Work-based Learning

Centre aims to establish the value of work-based learning in the education and training system

Stack of pound coins

Budget 2017: a boring budget?

What did the Fraser of Allander Institute make of this year's spring budget?

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Challenge for aspiring entrepreneurs

ScottishPower-Iberdrola competition for students with ideas for commercial ventures

A new force in the fight against food waste

One of our newest start-up companies is tackling the disposal of seafood waste in landfill – by converting it into food packaging

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Leading Digital Health research team joins Strathclyde

A UK-leading Digital Health research group joins Strathclyde to accelerate the development of new technologies.

Physics awards for Strathclyders

Our researchers received medals in a groundbreaking confirmation of Albert Einstein’s General theory of Relativity.

Doctors and medical staff at work

Barriers & opportunities to digital health programme

Research finds UK’s current healthcare system is not yet fully ready for digital health programme.

Shaf Rasul (centre) at Strathclyde’s Technology and Innovation Centre with emerging entrepreneurs from the University’s Community. Left to right: Amanda Day; Chris Hughes; Leo Kameni; Victoria Hamilton. Photo by Cooksey Pix.

Businessman named Strathclyde’s resident entrepreneur

Shaf Rasul, formerly of Dragons' Den returns to Strathclyde.

Cancer Research UK Formulation Unit

Strathclyde shares in Cancer Centre funding boost

We're a partner in the Cancer Research UK Glasgow Centre, which is receiving an £8 million investment.

Children's University graduation ceremony

Strathclyde making great strides in widening access

We're leading the way in Scotland in removing barriers to higher education

Business school students

Collaborating with Highlands & Islands Enterprise

Strathclyde Business School and HIE to support the delivery of graduate & student placements.

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World’s space elite descend on Strathclyde for global conference

Leaders from international space sector arrive to explore how space data can support businesses.

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Impact of Change guide launched for higher education institutions

New guide gives higher education institutions tools to demonstrate value for money