Tag : Glasgow

Campus Watch

1 month ago / 0 comments

University of Glasgow: University Owns Up to Slavery Wealth   The ‘Slavery, Abolition and the University of Glasgow Report’, published last month, has revealed that the University of Glasgow received as much as £200 million indirectly from the slave trade throughout the 18th and 19th centuries. Today we publish a … Read More

Campus Watch: The philosophical force behind Star Wars

2 years ago / 0 comments

On May 4th this year, the inner workings of the force will be able to be explored at the University of Glasgow in a new day-long course entitled ‘Destiny, Justice and Metaphysics of the Force’. The short course for those interested in the concept behind the famous film franchise will … Read More

Campus Watch: The Simpsons to be the focus of Glasgow philosophy course

2 years ago / 0 comments

The one-day course is named “D’oh! The Simpsons Introduce Philosophy” and is aimed at members of the public who have an interest in philosophy and want to learn more. Participants in the course will study whether Homer is a “virtuous” character. It will also look at moments from The Simpsons, … Read More

Blogs | A Wee Trip To Glasgow

5 years ago / 0 comments

I decided to take a little weekend trip to Glasgow for the weekend. My brother and friend (who goes to the art school) both live there, so I had the perfect excuse. I had been to Glasgow once before but I don’t really remember much apart from drinking neat whiskey, … Read More

Film | Sunshine on Leith – The Scottish Answer to Mamma Mia!

5 years ago / 0 comments

4/5 Stars Sunshine on Leith is marketed as the feel-good film of the year. It has been described with words like ‘sprightly’ and ‘unabashed’ and rightly so. It’s the Scottish answer to Mamma Mia!; the same sugar coated, cheery qualities which are an ameliorating antidote to the onset of another … Read More

Heartbreak for Gryphons

6 years ago / 0 comments

Emily Nuttall Women’s Football Leeds 1 – 2 Glasgow LUUWAFC 1s suffered their first defeat of the season when they faced a strong Glasgow 1s side in the semi-final of the BUCS Trophy on Wednesday. Despite a five hour journey, LUUWAFC entered the game full of energy. However, they conceded … Read More