Groundings: The New Academic Journal from the G.U.U.

Having an article published in an academic journal can bring tremendous benefits to the author. They will see greater recognition in the world of academia, develop their academic writing and research skills and directly contribute to their field of study in a concrete, tangible way. However, undergraduate students often miss out on the benefits mentioned … More Groundings: The New Academic Journal from the G.U.U.

G-YOU’s Pledge: We Will Talk About The Black Dog

Being a student is no mean feat. The pressures we feel pushing on us from the outside are great, be they looming deadlines, the pressures to socialise, wondering “what comes next”, dealing with student loans that barely cover rent never-mind cost of living, and of course the stress of figuring out “who you are” – … More G-YOU’s Pledge: We Will Talk About The Black Dog

Why Queer Eye is the Programme we all NEED in our Lives

I’ll admit I’m late to the party but after finishing Season 2 of Queer Eye I can safely say it is the most life-affirming programme I’ve watched maybe ever. 5 gay men assisting other men from all walks of life, in all aspects of life from fashion to grooming to interior design to food and … More Why Queer Eye is the Programme we all NEED in our Lives

UEFA’s Solution to Dwindling Interest in International Breaks

Dreaded by managers and fans alike, international breaks were becoming questioned more and more as a necessary element of the football season. Not qualification rounds, but rather the mind-numbing friendlies. Mounted on top of this is media analysts’ negative exaggeration of sides such as Scotland losing 4-0 to the World Cup Bronze medallists Belgium – … More UEFA’s Solution to Dwindling Interest in International Breaks

Counting the Cost

In the last 20 years the world has suffered seventeen of the twenty most costly hurricanes in history and nine of the ten most costly typhoons. These weather phenomena are actually different names for the same type of storm: tropical cyclones. These storms are primarily formed by a difference in temperature between the surface of … More Counting the Cost

A Tory, SNP and Labour MP walk into the Union: On Getting into Politics

The following is an interview between Danielle Rowley (Labour MP), Douglas Ross (Conservative MP), Stewart McDonald (SNP MP), Owain (Convener of Libraries, Co. Editor-in-Chief) and Bethany (Politics Editor). It was conducted after the Freshers’ Week Show Debate, where each of the politicians were speaking. We have split up the interview into three distinct segments; on … More A Tory, SNP and Labour MP walk into the Union: On Getting into Politics