Written by: Francisca Matias & Matthew Miller Glasgow Women’s Aid – a charity that has been in bloom for the past 35 years, offering support, legal and financial advice, as well as provide safe, anonymous refuge to women, young people and children who experience domestic abuse. This year’s Glasgow University’s Charity Fashion Show (GUCFS) had the … More A Reflection [In Bloom]
Vote for me because I know and love Glasgow University, because I was here I care about it, I care about its history, I care about its reputation, I care about its future. I will work for the students and I will represent them without fear or favour. John Nicolson is standing to be the … More A chat with John Nicolson, one of the nominees for the next UofG Rector position
Valéria Levi What does Scotland have to do with mafia?was the typical, almost mathematically predictable, reply I received from most people in Glasgow every time I talked about the need to raise awareness of mafia in the UK. The underlying conviction shared by many seemed to suggest that mafia does not affect Scotland but is … More Love (and mafia) is in the air! ❤
We’re all pretty tired of the election chat and all that jazz so I thought it’d be time to give you the astrological break down in my very simplest way this month. Better things this month – retrograde over in the beginning of March & structural Saturn is here to actually finally sort your life … More How have the stars aligned for March?
This summer, as I scrolled through my Instagram and I watched people’s stories, I saw people posting pictures feverously about Sudan, Yemen, Rhinos, the Amazon, etc. I suddenly got flashbacks and began to cringe as all these campaigns reminded me of Kony 2012 – an online video campaign to raise awareness of the war crimes … More Online Activism
On the dreich Monday morning 5 days before the opening night of GUCFS IN BLOOM, I sat down with some of the staff of Glasgow Women’s Aid to discuss their work, the challenges facing the organisation and the collaboration with Glasgow University Charity Fashion Show. Glasgow Women’s Aid started in one small flat in the … More Glasgow Women’s Aid and GUCFS
L ❤ V E – your V-day is all in the stars. Dates to look out for: V-DAY, 16th, 18th, 21st, 23rd. Collaborations are shining this month, go get’em! Aries: You’ve got the mojo and magnetism. With el Sol in Aquarius in your collaborative eleventh house until the 18th of Feb and Mars in … More Your Valentines Day and February Horoscopes