‘We have more democracy’

GUU has highest percentage of contested elections  on campus Glasgow University’s four student bodies have released their candidate lists for the 2015 spring elections. Only twenty-seven of the eighty-nine available positions have been…

Editorial November 26th 2014

Something I always say in response to misogyny is that I don’t understand how a a man, who will most likely know the woman responsible for his creation and rearing…

QMU criticised over Asylum club night

The Queen Margaret Union (QMU) has recently come under fire for their decision to allow a ‘Goth, Industrial, and Alternative’ launch night to use the premises. The theme of the night – a ‘Demented/Medical/Horror’ night…

QMU renovated over summer

The Queen Maragaret Union (QMU) has undergone an extensive refurbishment over the summer, including the long overdue removal of asbestos from the building. The 1960’s premises has seen a redesign of the ground and second…

QMU block grant reinstated

The £67,000 of the University’s block grant to the Queen Margaret Union, which had been suspended by the University Court’s Student Finance Sub-Committee, has been reinstated and will arrive with the £90,000 which is due…

QMU Autumn by-election

Halloween saw the Queen Margaret Union hold its autumn by-election for new board members. The successfully elected candidates were Kerr Stevenson, Saxon Strausz, Bryce Johnston, Calum MacInnes, Sean McFadden, Andrew McAllister and Emma Jewson.…

QMU block grant suspended

£67,000 of the University’s block grant to the Queen Margaret Union has been suspended by the University Court’s Student Finance Sub-Committee. The QMU – who were informed of the decision on the second day of Freshers’…

MacInnes Narrowly Wins QM Election

Calum MacInnes beat opposition James Ansell for the QM President position for next year, with a narrow victory of just 13 votes. Overall turnout for the QM elections was 476 votes, around 12% of those who…