20th February 2017 - The Glasgow Guardian

Nominations for Rector re-opened

20th February 2017

Katy Scott News Editor The University of Glasgow has reopened nominations for its next Rector. Nominations will close in less than two weeks time. Each nomination must consist of ten signatures from matriculated Glasgow University students and a letter of consent from the nominee. They must be submitted to the Nomination Court by midday on ...

The Studio Project: Charlotte Duffy-Scott

20th February 2017

Glasgow-based artist talks about her work-space, methods and her unusual choice of cardboard as prime medium Elisabeth Graham Writer The Studio Project is a series aiming to develop a profile of artist interviews, reflecting upon their creative processes – in particular, looking at their working environments (be it a desk, a studio, a coffee shop, ...

Scotland’s universities told to reduce entry requirements to help disadvantaged students

20th February 2017

Hamish Morrison Reporter   A report by the Scottish Government’s Commission on Widening Access has recommended that the entry requirements for courses at Scotland’s most select universities be dropped to take in more students from poorer backgrounds. The report, entitled Blueprint for Fairness, recommended that the grade requirements must reflect minimum standard necessary to enter ...