July 2016 - The Glasgow Guardian

Palestine Society cleared of wrongdoing after complaint about Facebook post

22nd July 2016

Rhys Harper News Editor The Glasgow University Palestine Society has been cleared of wrongdoing by the University of Glasgow after several students complained formally about a post on the society’s Facebook page. The original post from the society, uploaded on the 9th June, refers to the recent terrorist attacks on a shopping mall in Tel ...

Me Before You: A sickly attempt at disabled representation

17th July 2016

Rebecca Grant Writer For those who have neither read the book nor seen the upcoming film ‘Me Before You,’ here is a quick synopsis of the movie, which is confusingly being dubbed “the romantic film event of the year!” Personally, I do not find it romantic in the slightest.   The story centres around Will ...

SRC scraps controversial minibus service

12th July 2016

Alastair Thomas Glasgow University’s Student Representative Council (SRC) has terminated its minibus service with immediate effect, according to an email obtained by The Glasgow Guardian. As of publication, the SRC has not yet informed students of the termination of the minibus service, but has removed the service’s information page from its website. The leaked email, ...