A Christmas Miracle: Dems Take Back the House

We have more women in congress now more than ever; the first Native-American woman; the first Muslim woman wearing a hijab is entering congress this January; and a democratic socialist became the youngest woman ever elected to congress. Call it a blue wave or whatever – all the hope and action that’s erupted in the … More A Christmas Miracle: Dems Take Back the House

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On Sunday the 28th of October, Lewis Hamilton became the Formula One World Champion for the fifth time, joining the likes of Michael Schumacher and Juan Manuel Fangio with five world titles and a place in the record books. Formula One driving is a sport that although many discard, requires skill, precision, quick reactions and … More Powered by Plants

Theatre Review: StaG presents I Shot the Detective

Glasgow Student Theatre’s history with comedy has been rather hit and miss of late, from their excellent production of Laura Wade’s Posh in 2016 to their rather more flawed production of Richard Bean’s One Man, Two Guvnors earlier this year (for a breakdown on that, please read my review at https://michaelmusings.wordpress.com/2018/06/03/review-stag-presents-one-man-two-guvnors-by-richard-bean/). I Shot the Detective, … More Theatre Review: StaG presents I Shot the Detective

Street Watch: Glasgow Street Artist Teams with Radisson Hotel in Honour of Clutha Victims

This summer, iconic street artist Bobby McNamara- known as “Rogue One”- unveiled his latest piece, commemorating the 150 year anniversary of Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s death. The project was commissioned by Radisson Hotels after the recent opening of their new hotel in Finnieston Quay, reportedly wanting to show their support for the local art scene. The … More Street Watch: Glasgow Street Artist Teams with Radisson Hotel in Honour of Clutha Victims

GUCFS – More Than Meets the Eye

Since being founded in 2014, Glasgow University Charity Fashion Show (GUCFS) have raised over £50,000 for various charities. With last year’s efforts contributing almost half of this sum, giving £22,224.02 to Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity. This year they hope to repeat this effort with proceeds going to Simon Community Scotland – a Glasgow based charity … More GUCFS – More Than Meets the Eye

Inside the Women and Politics Panel

On Monday the 28th of October, The Women and Politics Panel, hosted by The Glasgow University Dialectic Society and The Isabella Elder Feminist Society, provided a warm atmosphere where the fundamental issues of the accessibility of women in politics and the current barriers to overcome were debated amongst a range of experienced politicians and students … More Inside the Women and Politics Panel