University lecturer awarded fellowship

Jessie Rodger The Ian Sword Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at the University of Glasgow, has been awarded a prestigious fellowship by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). The award of £1.04 million over the next five years…

Hold the front page

We — by which I mean everyone in Britain; not just students — often take the advantages of a free press for granted. It rarely occurs to anyone who regularly watches the news or reads a newspaper how incredibly…

Safety is paramount

It is sad to start the year with news of a girl being raped just a few hundred metres from the University, but it is also vital that students, particularly those new to Glasgow, are aware of the need…

A degree of failure

Gavin Lavery argues for the revocation of disgraced banker Fred Goodwin’s honorary degree from the University of Glasgow At the end of summer 2008, the global economy found itself engulfed by a financial crisis that precipitated the most devastating…

Red Bull X-Fighters

James Porteous meets up with Red Bull's X-Fighters, as they descend on Glasgow's George Square ahead of the freestyle motocross series' finale in…