Staff and innovators at the GLR are encouraged to continually update their knowledge by following new developments in education and relevant industries. This research and inquisitive posture enables the GLR to further develop our institution and our student's prospects for successful careers. The GLR provides workstations with hardware, software and equipment which match those that are used in the professional work environment. Our state-of-the-art stage and edit studios for stage & theatre technique and audio-visual productions are often used for professional productions. Many members of our faculty are working in professional fields. We also have members who are certified Adobe, Apple, Autodesk or Microsoft experts, and who help us stay at the forefront of new developments.