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Happy 80th birthday to Billy Connolly 🎉🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 We were delighted to award the Big Yin with an honorary degree in 2001, part of the University's 550th anniversary celebrat#TeamUofGT#HappyBirthdayBillydwqBklnKz
Really proud of my team in @UofGPrint @UofGFood @UofGLiving @UofGShop @UofGSport who have worked to organise a Christmas appeal 🎄for the Glasgow North East Foodbank. Donations can be made in a variety of places across the@UofGlasgoww campus. Thank you to all for their support.c
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In the Just Humans podcast by @TheSCCJR, former UofG student Dr @Emma_E_Forbes speaks about why she chose stained glass as the best medium to communicate her PhD thesis on domestic abuse in Scotland. Listen to the episode ⬇️ apple.co/3OrJdUo @GlassWalls3
Fascinating research out today from @hunterian, @ucl, @UofGGES and @UofGCulture – read more in this thread! 👇twitter.com/hunterian/stat…R
We want to hear about the experiences of mature students undertaking undergraduate study at UofG - that's anyone over 21 at the the start of their degree. Take part in a workshop to make your voice heard and receive a £20 voucher for participating �forms.office.com/r/TDB8naEWmahO
Interested in postgraduate study at UofG? Don’t miss our Postgraduate Online Event on Weds 7th December from 9am – 7pm. 💻 Hear from our friendly staff & students and learn about admissions, scholarships & lots more! Sign up now ➡bit.ly/3VdIOHfM #TeamUofGGC
We are delighted to learn a 70-year-old artwork created by Australia's First Nations children has been found. It comes after a selection of the children's work were put on display by @CurtinUni in @UofGlasgow & Manchester in an effort to find lost works. abc.net.au/news/2022-11-2…
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The JMSLH roof terrace will be open 1pm-3pm from Monday 28th November until Friday 2nd December for graduation photo opportunities! Pop up to Level 7 to take a wee snap or a selfie 📸�#TeamUofGofJlVH
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Are you good at listening and helping out others? Want to find out if counselling is for you? Take our 10-week course which is offered on campus, or online via Zoom. More: gla.ac.uk/study/short/co…
UofG is marking the 300th anniversary of the birth of Scots pioneer Adam Smith with a year celebrating his life, work and influence. Throughout 2023 a variety of events will give new insights into the #WorldChanging economist. More 👉gla.ac.uk/adamsmith300w #AdamSmith3000K
With Thanksgiving around the corner, we spoke to student caller Maisy, who recorded a special message for our alumni celebrating this year 🦃 Thank you for picking up the ☎️ & sharing your memories of@UofGlasgoww ❤️ Learn more about the campaign here ➡️bit.ly/3EyflB4ke
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What can we learn from #COVID19 about supporting migrant & minority ethnic populations in Scotland? 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 @UofGSPSUofGSPS-led rep@paulina_trevenatr@AnnaGawlewiczwlewi@DrSharonEWrightEWright, highlights useful learnings and lessons for the future. Mbit.ly/3U4IslghTQgwEFC
Today we hosted the @WEAll_Alliance Wealth of Nations 2.0 Conference where Cabinet Secretary @AngusRobertson launched @scotgov's new Wellbeing Economy Toolkit. 200 delegates participated in the Conference to discuss collective actions towards a #WellbeingEconomy. @UofGGovRel
Thank you to everyone involved in the award ceremony, including - @UofGVC, @RachelSandison, @sabir_zazai, UofG @STARnational, @GunOrgunSpeaks, @CityofSanctuary & Mohammad Varchandi.
Learn more about our @UniofSanctuary award ➡️ bit.ly/3Ossu3b Thanks to our partners - this is the next chapter in our efforts to support refugees & asylum seekers and we will continue to go further with your support - @scotrefcouncil @GRAM_Net @UniofSanctuary @CARA1933
'UofG is sending a powerful message that we're an open & welcoming institution with a proud history of reaching a hand of friendship to refugees' @sabir_zazai We've been awarded @UniofSanctuary status for our commitment to supporting people who have experienced forced migration
Anatomy alumnus @DocPaulMcNamara came together with his 3 daughters to create their book 'I Love My Teacher's Guts!', an illustrated adventure into the wonderful world of anatomy 🫁 A % will be going to food banks & mental health charities. Learn more ➡️bit.ly/3tQWFYoaN
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Three UofG academics have been awarded more than €4.7m in the prestigious @ERC_Research Starting Grant scheme. Congratulations to Dr Suzannah Rihn, Dr Anna de Jong & Dr Lorenza Fontana 👏 Read more:bit.ly/3EUsjuD2K
New research shows a 3% net reduction in total per-adult sales of alcohol following the introduction of MUP (Minimum Unit Pricing) in Scotland. The @P_H_S_Official and @UofGlasgow report is published today. @jim_lewsey Read more➡️bit.ly/3Opypp twitter.com/p_h_s_official…
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Congrats to @tenementals - a group of academics and musicians led by @UofGlasgow @UofGArts @GlasgowsDA, who recently picked up the ‘Outstanding Event’ at @Glasgowdodf for their first full performance together! Photo by Holger Mohaupt. More here⬇️ gla.ac.uk/colleges/arts/…
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The Transgender Flag proudly raised in front of our main building 🏳️‍⚧️ Our students and colleagues gathered last night for a candle-lit vigil for#TransDayOfRemembrancee to honour trans lives lost worldwide 🕯 @glasgowunisrcr@uofglgbtb@GULGBTQ_Plusu@UofGEqualitytDp
Delighted to be awarded @UniofSanctuary status in recognition of our commitment to supporting people who have experienced forced migration. We marked this award today with a ceremony in the @hunterian Art Gallery. 🧡 #WorldChangingGlasgowwX
Delighted to welcome Deputy First Minister @JohnSwinney @scotgov and @DeloitteUK to @UofGlasgow @UofGARC this morning to discuss Scotland’s economic future. twitter.com/DeloitteUK_Sco…
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Congratulations to Dr Nicola Bell (@NickelCarbon) of @UofGChem and @UofGARC, who has received a £1.4m @EPSRC Open Fellowship. 👏 She will establish a research group to explore new methods of safely handling hazardous materials. Find out more ➡️bit.ly/3tKTGkfmV
On Sunday at 6pm, @GULGBTQ_Plus with support from @glasgowunisrc will be hosting a vigil for trans day of remembrance in the cloisters, open to all. More details to follow 💙💗
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today @glasgowunisrc and @GULGBTQ_Plus raised the trans flag outside at the north front of the University. minus the (perfect flag waving) weather, this was a really lovely experience, and reinforced the importance of publicly committing to supporting our trans community 🏳️‍⚧️H
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Every wondered what was really in ancient Beveled Rim Bowls? Colleagues at UofG including @ClaudiaGlatz have published a paper to help solved the question which has been the subject of debate for over a century. Read more 👇 gla.ac.uk/news/headline_…c
A fascinating insight into the design of the glass graphics in our new @UofGARC building. The designs are inspired by our marque, the city of #Glasgow and more! 👇twitter.com/UofGARC/status…7
Volunteers came together at our Garscube campus to plant a #TinyForest! The area will be home to 600 new trees which will bring biodiversity to the area, be a green space for the community & used for teaching.🌳 Thanks to@Earthwatch_Eurr@QGCanopyy & everyone who helped plant.�FX
A new museum dedicated to optical illusions has opened in London. 👀 Prof Fiona Macpherson@ProfMacphersonn, Director of the UofG Centre for the Study of Perceptual Experience, was the Principal Academic Consultant for the@TwistMuseumm. �twistmuseum.comEcx
The annual Naomi Mitchison Memorial Lecture will be presented by @UofGWriting's @louisewelsh00 on 'Things that are so.. ..things that are not so – Fiction and lies in a fragmented world' This event will be both in-person & online on 1 Dec. Book 👇eventbrite.co.uk/e/naomi-mitchi…3
Join us for the next #FutureGlobalShocks event on 21 Nov at 6pm. Speakers @Pjacksdelacour, Dr Kathryn Nash @UoELawSchool, Prof Adam Tomkins @UofGLaw & Dr Sally Witcher will be discussing civil liberties & social justice during the pandemic. Book 👉bit.ly/3Efd6Tk3v
During the visit, they had the chance to view cutting-edge research innovations related to applied cyber-physical security for Critical National Infrastructures at the Glasgow Cyber Safety Lab within the GCDG. #WorldChangingGlasgow
UofG's Glasgow Cyber Defence Group (GCDG), led by @akmarnerides @GlasgowCS, recently hosted the @UKCivilService COO and @cabinetofficeuk Permanent Secretary, Alex Chisholm and Cabinet Office delegates.
Are you inquisitive about art & history, interested in languages or just a curious mind wanting to learn something new? Study with our short courses and celebrate learning! Enrolments open now 👉gla.ac.uk/study/shortnI
ICYMI: here’s a video showing how Mira Ihasz (@mirabii), part of @Daly_Planet’s Winchcombe search party, recovered some of the meteorite from a sheep field last year! ☄️
New research from @Daly_Planet of @UofGGES and colleagues from @NHM_London shows how the Winchcombe meteorite contains extra-terrestrial water and organic compounds, revealing insights into the origin of Earth’s oceans. ☄️🌊 Read the full story �bit.ly/3UKEek4A7Q
A huge thanks to all the volunteers who planted our Wee Forest @UofGlasgow Garscube campus today, and to @Earthwatch_Eur and @QGCanopy for their support. 💚 The sun was shining, everyone was pitching in, and all the shovels were covered in mud by the end of the day! #TeamUofGG2
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The portrait of our former Chancellor @UofGlasgow Professor Sir Kenneth Calman, KCB. Now hangs pride of place in the Turnbull Room of the Gilbert Scott Building. Thank you to our colleagues @hunterian for arranging this.
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We are delighted to welcome Prof @njlightfoot of @Columbia to deliver the 7th Annual James McCune Smith Lecture at UofG. 🗓️7pm, 17 November All Welcome! Please book your free ticket 👇eventbrite.com/e/james-mccune…p9
Perfect day to plant out our #TinyForest on the ⁦@UofGlasgow⁩ Garscube campus with ⁦@Earthwatch_Eur⁩ and support from #QueensGreenCanopy
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Breakthrough research from UofG finds a new drug treatment that can slow the progression of neurodegenerative disease in mice. Led by @UofGARC Director Prof Andrew Tobin the @scisignal study was funded by @wellcometrust 🧠🔬 Morebit.ly/3THfYhnq#WorldChangingGlasgowoyV
The December 2022 Examination Timetable has been published. Check when your exams are and how they will be held ➡️gla.ac.uk/myglasgow/regi… Good luck to everyone sitting exams 🤞z
Student Teaching Awards 2023 🏆📚 Nominations now open! ➡bit.ly/STAs2023pX Every year the SRC hosts the STAs: awards that recognise and celebrate the incredible effort@UofGlasgowow staff and students put towards their teaching, support, and representation. 1/#STAs20232jT
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📢1 week until our next in the global shock series. Focusing on what lessons can be learnt through Civil Liberties and Social Justice With speakers from@scga_scott,@UofGLaww@InclusionScott 📅21 Nov 6-7:30p@UofGARCRC More info/sign up beloweventbrite.co.uk/e/future-globa…iS
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Today we welcomed Cabinet Secretary @HumzaYousaf to the Lighthouse Lab & Clinical Innovation Zone. The Cabinet Secretary met with @UofGVC & @UzmaJKhan to discuss economic development opportunities around the QEUH & the role for UofG in addressing Scotland's health challenges🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳�oqbntKBx
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Applications for the second round of our James McCune Smith #PhD Scholarships for Black UK students are OPEN! This gives funding for up to 4 years, plus an industry placement & mentorship. Find out more ➡️ bit.ly/3G9Di4h @uofgjmsphd
How pretty 😍 The@UofGlasgoww looks straight out of a fairy tale here. Don't you agree? Thanksinstagram.com/andrea_raisiz for the photo 📸 #VisitGlasgowoBL
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Today students & colleagues from UofG and @UniStrathclyde came together in our Memorial Chapel for a Remembrance Day service. We keep those affected by war in our thoughts ❤️ #RemembranceSunday #RemembranceDay
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