Scottish student debt rises by 69%

It was released at the end of October that debt for Scottish students had risen by 69% for the last academic year, with reported figures as high as…

MyCampus Issues

The Glasgow Guardian has received several reports from students frustrated by issues with MyCampus over the course of the current academic semester. The University’s online administrative system, with which every current student will be…

70% of HE staff are over-stressed at work

The Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS), Scotland’s largest educational trade union recently found that Scotland’s university lecturers face heavy workload pressures, high levels of work-related stress and are concerned about management and leadership in…

Science outreach project hailed success

A team of University of Glasgow researchers have completed a successful science outreach project, which brought science to over 6,500 Glaswegians in some of the city’s most deprived neighbourhoods. The Scottish Government’s “Talking Science”…

University scores well on widening access

A recent report published by the Scottish Funding Council has found an increase in the number of students from deprived backgrounds entering into higher education. In a reversal of the slight decline over recent…