Students left without loans

Craig MacLellan Thousand of English students, including those studying at Scottish universities, have been left without their loans after the Student Loans Company (SLC) struggled with demand for loans. The firm, which has only this year taken over the…

News in brief: 28/09/09

Lecturer killed in Ethiopia Professor Simon Thirgood, Honorary Professor in Division of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, was killed in Ethiopia on 30 August. Professor Thirgood, who had been working on a biodiversity project at the time, was killed when…

University lecturer awarded fellowship

Jessie Rodger The Ian Sword Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at the University of Glasgow, has been awarded a prestigious fellowship by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). The award of £1.04 million over the next five years…