Iona Murfitt Archives - The Glasgow Guardian

It was the best of times, it was the age of foolishness: my four years at Glasgow

29th December 2021

Fourth year Iona Murfitt reflects on her experience at Glasgow, what she has learned, and her advice for current first year students. I’m looking at the class photo that we took in first year. Couldn’t I keep my eyes open? What am I wearing? Wasn’t it yesterday when I groggily stumbled off the coach at ...

Fighting gender-based violence is not a ‘trend’

18th November 2021

Iona Murfitt discusses the negative effects of activism trends regarding women’s rights. Women are murdered and violated every day – we see it in the news, hear it from our friends and scroll past it on our social media feeds. It doesn’t matter where you are, or how old you are: identifying as a woman ...