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Welcome to the news and media centre of Glasgow Clyde College. If you're a journalist, blogger or you're just interested in what is happening at the College, the media centre is for you.

All our latest news stories and press releases are posted in the centre. If you require additional information or have a press enquiry, please contact Nicola Meredith on marketing@glasgowclyde.ac.uk or call 0141 357 6058.

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A mentally healthy college supporting Glasgow students

12 October 2017

SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health) and Glasgow Clyde College launched a Mentally Healthy College Community project earlier this year and in four months over 200 staff have been trained on how to support the mental health of students.    Working across three campuses, the aim i...

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Living in a Material World

28 September 2017

The Glasgow Clyde Education Foundation has launched its latest collaborative project Material World, an industry led STEM-based online learning resource supporting the textiles sector in Scotland.  Following a year of development, the programme received £43,500 of funding from the charity and wi...

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Flexible Workforce Development Fund

12 September 2017

Glasgow Clyde College is encouraging employers to get help with employee training costs by applying to the new Flexible Workforce Development Fund.  The new fund has been set up by the Scottish Government to enable organisations and companies which pay the Apprenticeship Levy to apply for up to £10,...

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Equality and Inclusion Manager receives Icon Award nomination

07 September 2017

Nancy Birney, Head of Equality and Inclusion at Glasgow Clyde College has received a finalist nomination at this year’s prestigious Icon Awards for her part in advancing equality and addressing the barriers to inclusion within further education.  Nominated in the Diversity and Inclusion Manager of t...

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College STEM project finalist in Global Game Changer Awards

06 September 2017

Glasgow Clyde College’s Community Learning and Development (CLD) team is going global as finalists in the Global Game Changer Awards, for their innovative approach to STEM education and training. The awards recognise innovation, intrapreneurship, cultural change and sustainability.    ...

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Sensory blanket project puts students on Youthbank awards shortlist

31 August 2017

Students from Glasgow Clyde College have been shortlisted for Youthbank Project of the Year 2017, after hand-making 15 sensory blankets, which are used to facilitate learning for children with additional needs. The group are part of the College’s Bridge to Further Education course, which is designed to h...

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Secure Your Future

09 August 2017

Glasgow Clyde College will be at the Secure Your Future event in Glasgow City Chambers on 10 August. The event, running from 10am to 3pm, is aimed at school pupils and recent school leavers who are still considering their choices. The College will be joining other organisations to give advice on further education...

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College retains RoSPA Gold Award for fourth year

08 August 2017

Glasgow Clyde College has retained its Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Gold Achievement Award for the fourth year in a row.   The College's dedicated Health and Safety team has been instrumental in this success, providing RoSPA with evidence of the College's ongoing commitment to con...

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Prince's Trust students mark successful completion

07 August 2017

Well done to Prince's Trust Team 51, which has recently completed 12-week Prince's Trust programme at Glasgow Clyde College's Langside campus. The Prince's Trust Development Programme at Glasgow Clyde College runs twice a year at Anniesland and Langside campuses, and is designed to help you uncover your hidden...

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Over 300 offers for fashion, textiles and design students

18 July 2017

Glasgow Clyde College fashion, textiles and design students are looking forward to the next step in their education as over 300 offers have been made to our students from art schools and universities across the country - a 20% increase on last year.     Students from HND Contemporar...

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