Your Complete Guide to the Best Drunk Scran around the West End

As the madness that is Fresher’s Week comes around again for another year, it is easy for fresh-faced first-years to feel overloaded with information about life here at Glasgow. Between all the sports fairs, union events and campus tours running throughout the week, vital knowledge could well be missed. Picture the scene. A young GUSA … More Your Complete Guide to the Best Drunk Scran around the West End

How Climate Change Might Be Affecting Your Mental Health and What You Can Do About It

This past summer, I’m sure we all experienced, heard or worried about, and maybe even benefitted from the looming cloud- or sun, in this case- of climate change. Enjoyable summer evening drinks, or days in the park with friends are coupled up with a  jaded feeling of helplessness and fear. In July, we saw temperatures … More How Climate Change Might Be Affecting Your Mental Health and What You Can Do About It

Blue

I want to fall into a sapphire sea or a cerulean sophisticated pool Like in a piece of cinema and drown slowly Its seen as a Tragedy But here I am I don’t know how to feel except I am smiling at the old tenderness, almost like an iron rod sticking my coals to emulate … More Blue

Migraines: the gender bias behind one of the world’s most debilitating conditions

At seven years old, feeling your eyesight disappear into TV static is terrifying. At the age of 20, with the weight of thirteen years of knowledge of what comes next, it is somehow even worse. It starts very subtly, suddenly I notice I can’t see my friend’s nose even though the rest of their face … More Migraines: the gender bias behind one of the world’s most debilitating conditions

Review: STAG presents: The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Williams

Disappointment. It is a word I hate, for it among the many words a critic may use, cuts particularly deeply. But I fear it is the only word I can summon up to describe STAG’s Mainstage this semester. One of Tennessee Williams most noted works (though I am more partial to A Streetcar Named Desire), … More Review: STAG presents: The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Williams