2014 January



Edward Snowden among Rector candidates

21st January 2014

Eibhlin McMenamin & Euan McTear Four candidates were announced to replace Charles Kennedy as Glasgow University rector this afternoon: Alan Bissett, Kelvin Holdsworth, Graeme Obree and Edward Snowden. The surprise of the day was whistleblower Edward Snowden’s decision to stand as a candidate. The former US NSA (National Security Agency) contractor who fled the US ...


Club profile: Muay Thai

7th January 2014

Charlotte Brown Muay Thai is the most popular form of a fighting sport that is practised across South-East Asia under different guises such as Lethwei in Burma and Pradal serey in Cambodia. While originally rooted in martial arts and having strong links with Buddhism, Muay Thai has become incredibly popular around the world practised as a ...