Nowadays we are all busy mindlessly scrolling through our screens, casually absorbing and internalising whatever story comes our way. News is a constant and feeds our relentless need for emotional distraction, base intellectual stimulation, and procrastination. Alternatively put, as consumers of the news on social media, we propagate the institutions and speakers that channel it, … More Is social media nourishing Neo-nationalism?
What course do you study and what year are you in? I study History of Art and Archaeology and I’m in 2nd year. What does your work aim to say? I think an overall aim is difficult to isolate. I strongly believe in the concept found in Death of the Author which in this case … More Student Artist Spotlight: Rémy Großmann
Over the past week, Mark Zuckerberg has sat in front of two Senate committees in Washington to answer questions on how Facebook has operated over the past 14 years. Amid concerns of Russian interference, data harvesting, and more, the founder of the company received questions with often scripted responses that artfully dodged senators’ attacks. However, … More From Civil to Digital Rights: The Wider Issues the Zuckerberg Hearings have Uncovered
There are multiple guys in my life, and I don’t know which one to choose, or if I have to? Please Help! Having so many romantic options you’re finding it difficult to choose is a problem many of us can only dream of being burdened with, but I understand that it could be difficult. You … More Introducing Ms. Margo: The G-You’s Resident Agony Aunt!
What course do you study and what year are you in? I’m a third-year Chemistry student. What does your work aim to say? My photos are an example of everyday life here in Glasgow. My aim was to take candid pictures of passers-by on the streets of Glasgow during an ordinary day of September. By … More Student Artist Spotlight: Adriana Iuliano
With a new editorial team, comes bright new ideas! Skye brings us Street Watch, a feature dedicated to the weird and wonderful street art around this great city, and sometimes a little further afield. Check out the next magazine for more Street Watch! -Owain Campton, Editor-in-Chief Last month saw Glasgow’s most up and coming … More New Feature: Street Watch!
On 11 November 2018, a full century will have passed since the end of World War 1. Also known as The Great War, it was the first truly global conflict in history, resulting in the loss of millions of lives and considerable material damage, as well as a legacy of unresolved imperial and nationalistic issues, … More Words of WW1