turkey Archives - The Glasgow Guardian

How I experienced the record-breaking heat waves in Southern Europe

7th September 2023

International student Su recalls her summer in Turkey, as heat waves and wildfires affected the daily lives of locals and tourists. Whenever I tell my friends how warm it gets back home in Turkey, they always say they wish they could also have such warm weather without having to travel for it. While I find ...

UofG students set up relief appeal for Turkish and Syrian earthquake

8th March 2023

Working with the Association of Turkish Alumni and Students in Scotland, the University’s Turkish society has sent over 26 tons of donations to areas stricken by the earthquake. A group of Turkish students at the University of Glasgow have opened their home as a collection point for aid items to be sent to Turkey, following ...

The science behind… a festive meal

23rd December 2020

In the first installment of a series, Sofia Della Sala explains the science behind cooking a turkey. Christmas: the time to gorge yourself on foods that you never eat at any other time of year, to lock chocolates away behind tiny numbered doors and wear hats made out of paper. It’s magical. Call me corny ...