Manifesto Analysis: Benjamin Denton-Cardew

Benjamin Denton-Cardew’s manifesto pledges are well-meaning on the grand scale of things, but fail to address more local problems relating to his target area of Govan in Glasgow South West. He intends, if elected,…

Rectorial Hustings Live Blog

Welcome to the closed Glasgow Guardian Live Blog for the Rectorial Hustings! If you have any questions or comments for us, please tweet us at @GlasgowGuardian. You can also send a Facebook message to the Glasgow Guardian page. All…

Rector interview and analysis: Sir Vince Cable

Interview Why do you believe that you would be a good fit for the role of Glasgow University Rector? I think the two words are “credibility” and “commitment”. I think to be credible on…

Rector interview and analysis: Aamer Anwar

Interview Firstly, why do you believe that you would be a good fit for the role of Glasgow University Rector? When you look at all the candidates that are standing, there are many that…

Rector interview and analysis: Milo Yiannopoulos

Interview The following interview contains content that may be distressing. Content warning: belittling and denial of sexual violence, use of offensive language with reference to race, mocking the LGBTQIA+…

Rector interview and analysis: John Lindberg

Interview What makes you qualified for the role of rector? I have experienced the University much more recently than most other candidates that are running. I have had to climb the 12 floors of the…

Rector interview and analysis: Dr Leif Azzopardi

Interview How did you come to be nominated for Rector and what attracted you to the role? I was previously a Senior Lecturer in Computing Science at the University of Glasgow – teaching hundreds of…