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Fraser Nicoll The results of the Glasgow Caledonian University full-time officer elections for have been revealed, with the highest ever voting turnout. Eilidh Fulton was elected to be Student President for 2019/2020 with Moses Apiliga, Susan Docherty and Bethany Stevenson voted in as Vice Presidents.  In her winning speech, Eilidh said: “I told everyone I wouldn’t write a speech because […]

Siobhan Macdonald Veganism is becoming increasingly popular, and Glasgow is no exception to the plant-based scene. Glasgow is an extremely vegan friendly city, and will see the Scotland Vegan Festival come to Hampden Park from 10:30am – 4:30pm on Saturday 9th March. There will be over 100 stalls to look around, free samples to taste, […]

Siobhan Macdonald Glasgow University scrubbed up well at this year’s Charity Fashion Show (GUFCS). The fifth annual show, FLVX19, was raising money for Simon Community Scotland. The event hosted at SWG3 Galvanisers on February 24th was a huge success showcasing the work of some amazingly talented designers in aid of a very good cause. GUFCS […]

 Erin Maguire Brendan Rodgers has been appointed first team manager at Leicester City FC. The Northern Irishman leaves Celtic Football Club where he won seven consecutive domestic trophies over two and a half seasons and became the first to win a double treble.  Rodgers has signed a contract which will see him remain at the Premier League side until […]

Ema Sabljak Set in 1975 in Angola, at the very height of a civil war, Another Day of Life immerses the audience into a new format of the “docu-drama” – one in which the narrative is built not by actors, but by animation.  The film maintains familiar elements of a documentary, inserting interviews and old […]

Katharina Moos Bille I know they say you find love when you least expect it, but finding it in the process of getting kidnapped as a front for you to get out of your arranged marriage and smuggled across country borders, seems highly unlikely.  The Wedding Guest follows the emotionally distant Jay who is hired […]

Ema Sabljak In 2008, tragedy struck Mumbai as a terrorist organisation carried out twelve coordinated attacks, placing the city in a state of fear for four days.  It is this very tragedy that is told by Hotel Mumbai, shown as its UK Premier at the Glasgow Film Festival, focusing on the attacks on the opulent […]

Katharina Moos Bille The Swedish film Border (originally Gräns) is one of the stranger showings at this year’s Glasgow Film Festival.  The fantasy film is directed by Ali Abbassi who also wrote the screenplay based on the short story Let the Old Dreams Die alongside Isabella Eklöf and John Ajvide Lindqvist.  The Oscar nomination for […]

Katharina Moos Bille In an eye-opening insight into institutional religion in the US and ethnic bias, Assia Boundaoui weaves together a portrait of the strong and warm community that has endured it.  The documentary The Feeling of Being Watched portrays the Muslim community in Bridgeview, Chicago and how the FBI’s so-called Vulture Betrayal investigation instilled […]

It came as no shock that the TRNSMT line-up was massively hyped and everybody was standing by their phones to watch the acts be revealed live on Facebook. However, when the artists were eventually released, there wasn’t the reaction the organisers were hoping for. TRNSMT will see a host of acts take to the stage […]