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Browse the University of Glasgow world changing information in the following ways:

People

Discover the notable people who contributed to the world changing achievements of the University of Glasgow, such as Muriel Robertson, A noted zoologist who made key discoveries of the life cycle of Trypanosomes.

From the list of people you may then access a person's achievements, their biography, images and other associated information.

Themes

The University of Glasgow world changing achievements are grouped thematically, allowing you to discover achievements that relate specifically to the arts, or to science and engineering, for example.

Timeline

You may browse an interactive timeline of University of Glasgow world changing events within the context of major events in world history. Use the timeline to find out which world changing events were taking place at the university during which year or decade for example, in 1936: Dame Louise McIlroy published her pioneering textbook, The Toxaemias of Pregnancy in 1936.

Use the timeline options to filter events by category, such as focussing on groundbreaking publications or inventions, and from a specific event you can access an associated world changing article, biographies of people, images and more.

Spheres of Influence

World changing achievements at the University of Glasgow are categorised by their spheres of influence, and by browsing the list of spheres you can discover which achievements have been made within a particular sphere. For exmaple, in the sphere of there is the achievement .

Honours

The notable people who are associated with University of Glasgow world changing achievements have received a wide array of honours and awards, such as the Companion of Honour (CH). Order of the Companion of Honour is a reward by the British Monarch for outstanding achievements in the arts, literature, music, science, politics, industry or religion.

You may browse a list of honours to find out which notable people have been awarded them and which of their achievements contributed to the award.

Achievements listed alphabetically

In addition to discovering the University of Glasgow world changing achievements through the options listed above, you can also access a complete list of the achivements currently featured on this site, listed alphabetically by title.

Photo Gallery

John Maclean
John Maclean

There are currently 307 images featured on the University of Glasgow world changing site, illustrating the achivements and the people who contributed to these achievements. The photo gallery provides easy access to all of these images and to any information associated with each image. You may order the images in the gallery by their title, the person or article the image is associated with, or the date the images were added.