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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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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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'Acting Up' at Glasgow Clyde College

13 July 2017

Glasgow Clyde College’s Prince’s Trust team has delivered its first Acting Up programme, a support initiative for adult learners and students looking to progress in further education or employment, as part of their Erasmus+ activity.   Working with other education providers across Europ...

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Secondary pupils show they have what it takes to Make it in Fashion

04 July 2017

Glasgow Clyde College’s Make it in Fashion event proved a big hit with pupils from 12 secondary schools as they demonstrated their passion for fashion during the College’s school taster day.    Attracting schools from across Glasgow, Ayrshire, Renfrew, Stirling, Argyll and th...

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Students take first place at Worldskills computing competition

27 June 2017

Two Glasgow Clyde College computing students secured first place at this year’s Worldskills regional heats. HND Technical Support student, Stuart Thomson, won the top spot in the IT Support Technician category with fellow HND Technical Support student, Simon Watson, winning first place in the Network Sys...

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Appointment of new Principal

22 June 2017

Glasgow Clyde College has appointed Jon Vincent as its new Principal and Chief Executive and he will join the College at the end of September. On his appointment Jon said, "I am absolutely delighted to have accepted the Board of Management's invitation to become the next Principal and Chief Executive of Glasgow Clyd...

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Stringed Instruments get professional seal of approval

21 June 2017

Students studying Stringed Musical Instrument Making and Repair at Glasgow Clyde College are celebrating after their handmade instruments were used by professional musicians at the recent Luthiers’ Concert.  The annual concert sees professional musicians perform using a range of stringed instruments...

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Student wins top financial services award

20 June 2017

Zivile Venskuviene, from Ibrox, Glasgow has been recognised by Glasgow’s International Financial Services District (IFSD) for achieving an outstanding performance in a financial qualification. At an awards ceremony for the IFSD Glasgow Student Awards 2017, Zivile was one of six students, representing universities...

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