Glasgow studies psychological gossip triggers

A new study involving researchers from the University of Glasgow suggests people are more likely to gossip when faced with stories which are considered novel and which alter opinions about the people involved. Psychology…

Glasgow’s league table rise

The University of Glasgow has been voted sixth best in the UK for teaching and academic quality, according to the National Student Survey, published in August 2014, which questioned 265,000 final year students.…

‘Brain drain’ feared in an independent Scotland

There are fears that Scotland’s top universities could lose researchers if there is a yes vote for independence, resulting in a “brain drain.” Despite repeated promises from the Scottish government that independence would…

Scam events rife in Freshers’ lead-up

Fake facebook pages fool students into buying tickets for non-existent events Thousands of students are in danger of being conned, after a string of Facebook pages selling tickets, wristbands and t-shirts supposedly…

Editorial September 15th 2014

We would like to take this opportunity to welcome all new students to The University of Glasgow. You have made an excellent decision in choosing to study here,…

McGregor Building: unsafe and unacceptable

Dozens of PhD students are having to work in squalid and hazardous conditions by the University of Glasgow to complete their theses. The Glasgow Guardian has been made aware of the appalling state…