As any young person will know, most days do not start with a morning jog or a carefully prepared breakfast. While these activities may sometimes happen, they are by no means as regular as the essential morning social media check. And it makes sense. Waking up in time for your 10am and rewarding yourself with … More Scroll and…Miss?
If you haven’t heard of CoppaFeel! you’ll certainly know all about the Glasgow University team by the end of this year. Founded in 2009, CoppaFeel! is dedicated to raising awareness about breast cancer. Their main goal is to eradicate late and misdiagnosed breast cancer in young people through improving awareness. Most people in the 18-24 … More #GetItOffYourChest
GUCFS this year are working with SAMH, an incredible charity focussing on running some amazing campaigns to end the stigma in Scotland around issues surround mental health. They run both community and national programs, including the See Me campaign which aims to end the stigma surround mental health. Their Respect Me campaign aims to put an … More ‘I know we have the capacity to bring about change’ – GUCFS on putting the mental health charity SAMH first.
So Freshers Week is over and you’ve started tosettle into university life. Whether you’re a fresher or not; feelings of homesickness can affect anyone and everyone at any point during their university career. Moving away from home in your teens or early twenty’s can be a shock to the system, and just as some may thrive … More Dealing with Homesickness: Top Tips
DJs Scott Mills and Chris Stark gaveve G-You an exclusive interview before their Glasgow University Union Freshers week set. G-You: Hi guys. So, what inspired you to become a DJ in the first place? Scott Mills: I wanted to be a radio presenter since I can actually remember, so maybe eight or seven? When I … More ‘I reckon the Tudors would have had some mental tunes’: Scott Mills & Chris Stark Interview
Glasgow University’s very own Ali Robertson played a brilliant set on the Thursday night of Fresher’s Week before Model Aeroplanes and Nina Nesbitt took the stage. We managed to have a quick chat with him after his set. G-You: So you just played the GUU, how does that feel? Ali Robertson: It was class; the sound … More ‘Music started out as a pastime for me’: Ali Robertson Interview
We landed an interview with up and coming Dundee band Model Aeroplanes to talk about how they are soaring to new levels, and their own thoughts on Glasgow University. G-You: You guys are signed by Island Records. How does it feel to be signed by a record company that signed names such as Amy Winehouse and Bob … More ‘We wanted to be Kings of Leon when we started out’: Model Aeroplanes Interview
*WARNING* May contain spoilers. ‘The Girl on the Train’ is the latest fast paced crime thriller on the big screen. The film adaption of Paul Hawkins best selling novel begins with Rachel (Emily Blunt), an alcoholic shell of her former self, peering out of a train window into the lives of two suburban couples. She … More Film Review: The Girl on the Train
We spoke to Britain’s Got Talent 2016 winner Lance Corporeal Richard Jones ahead of his Freshers Week performance to see what tricks he had up his sleeve. G-You: What inspired you to pursue a career in magic? Richard Jones: Once I was in a bar in Cyprus with the army and one of my mates … More ‘I think magic is most powerful when it’s not just magic on it’s own, but magic for a reason’: Richard Jones lays his cards on the table.