News in brief: 19/10/09

Muscatelli becomes Glasgow Principal Professor Anton Muscatelli has officially taken up the office of Principal of the University of Glasgow. The former Principal of Herriot Watt University and the current convenor of Universities Scotland becomes the 50th principal in…

Students still waiting for loans and grants

Anna Murray Thousands of students in Britain have still not received their first payment of bursaries and loans from government bodies almost a month into the academic year. A record 135,784 applicants this year have left the Student Awards…