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…