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…

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”…

Gender inequality in University of Glasgow court

The Glasgow Guardian has discovered that the University of Glasgow falls short of the von Prondzynski recommendation that university governing bodies should have a minimum of 40% female representation. In 2011,…