10 minutes with: student author David McCrae

A Dutch family in London. Its members involved in the heroin trade, exposed to crime. Violence, dual identities, lies, manipulation and confrontation surround the family. Uncle against nephew, ruthless cunning against hopeful aspirations. Either they overcome…

Marking boycott delayed

Delayed graduations and examination chaos remain a possibility as university staff and employers continue to be deadlocked in UK-wide negotiations over pay. In what has been seen as the ultimate escalation of the dispute, members…

Students criticised over ‘scrub crawl’

Members of Medchir student society criticised for wearing NHS scrubs on night out While sub crawls have become popular and familiar events in the calendars of many of Glasgow University’s societies, Glasgow University medics have…

Edward Snowden to be installed as rector

Following his election win in February, Edward Snowden will be formally installed as rector of the University of Glasgow later this month. At a ceremony on April 23 in the Bute Hall, Snowden will be…

Real world economics taking hold at Glasgow

Founded last year after economics students were given an introductory module in Post-Keynesian economics, the Glasgow University Real World Economics Society (GURWES) expands on that rare glimpse of critical thought that us economics…

Glasgow University Ltd.

This is the spring of Glasgow’s discontent. Indeed, it would be pretty hard to miss the numerous strikes by university staff over the last few months. And while they seem to be regarded…