Junebug, Saturday 25/10/14 @ Nice’n’Sleazy

Junebug is a new band from Glasgow, composed of one woman leading four men, with a classic set-up of two guitarists, one bass player, a drummer and a singer. Now you know a bit about them, let’s get down to the gig. Or at least down the stairs of Nice’n’Sleazy.

A Canadian Reacts to the Scottish Referendum

I’m a Canadian exchange student. My only connection to Scotland is my arrival here on September 8th, ten days before the referendum. So when people asked me  which way I would vote if I was Scottish, I told them that I don’t really feel entitled to an opinion on the independence referendum because I don’tContinue reading “A Canadian Reacts to the Scottish Referendum”

#HeForShe

Many people argue that equality has been reached in the Western world. However, as Emma Watson, a Goodwill Ambassador for UN women, has recently exposed, there is still some way to go before this can be true- after all, “No country in the world can yet say they have achieved gender equality.” At a speechContinue reading “#HeForShe”

Rough Guide to Culture in Glasgow

Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, has a lot going for it. But it seems that when you live somewhere you sometimes become less aware of all the amazing things the city has to offer and you settle into daily life. It’s easy for Glasgow University to become your whole life and for you not to realiseContinue reading “Rough Guide to Culture in Glasgow”