The alternative UK university city league table 2017

Today's agenda: stunningly beautiful yard and terribly distracting autumn #glasgowuniversity #november #inlovewithsun A post shared by Ann Malova (@damnit_ann) on Nov 4, 2016 at 6:40am PDT If you’re thinking about applying for higher education, there’s nothing wrong with aiming high. But before you fill out that UCAS application to Oxford or Cambridge, there are some things you […]

How to… Get work experience

Whether it’s your mum breathing down your neck, a requirement for school or you just think the time has come, looking for work experience can be a mission and a half. If you’re not lucky enough to have some pre-arranged placements fired your way by teachers or tutors, or the industry you want to work […]

The Best Protest Signs From The Global Women’s March 2017

Mondays ain’t so bad when you realise how incredible the weekend was. On Saturday, a reported 50,000 people travelled to D.C. to showcase their support of women’s rights. But they weren’t alone. Across the world, hundreds of sister marches took place in cities all over the globe. Over a million people came together to raise a collective […]

Twin Atlantic Gig Review

  Our favourite Scottish band, Twin Atlantic,  took to the stage on Tuesday night to play one of three sold out gigs at the legendary Glasgow venue, the Barrowlands. Despite the boys being offered a night at the SSE Hydro, they opted instead for three night at one of Britain’s most beloved music venues. The […]

INTRODUCING… IZZY BIZU

She’s newly crowned as BBC Music’s Introducing Artist of the Year, supported Sam Smith and Rudimental on tour and even had her track used as the theme tune for BBC Sport’s Euro 2016 coverage – to say it’s all going on for the über talented Izzy Bizu is a bit of an understatement. The 22-year-old White Tiger songstress […]

How do you build a career in media?

Imagine being a part of something that provokes debate, entertains and informs thousands of people of what’s going on around them – it’s all possible in the world of the media! We caught up with one Scot who is making their mark in the media…   ON RADIO: ON THE JOB EMMA CLIFFORD Since graduating from […]

The Big Interview: We chat to singer Nina Nesbitt

We caught up with Scottish star Nina Nesbit (who’s just signed a new record deal with Cooked Vinyl) to talk new music, growing up and writing songs for her fans. isn't weird that when we're kids we are told to make believe and when we're adults we are told to get real? — Nina Nesbitt […]

Want to change the world? It starts with SIE!

The Scottish Institute for Enterprise (SIE) creates opportunities for students to be innovative. Through it’s free Scotland-wide activities, SIE provides a safe space to explore ideas and develop useful enterprise skills. Many of Scotland’s most successful young entrepreneurs started their journey entering an SIE competition and have gone on to receive millions in investment and […]