Language and Disability: A Guide
Sometimes people worry about how to talk about disability without using ignorant or insensitive language. This guide contains the language generally preferred by disabled people and provides definitions of commonly used phrases such as ‘identity-first’ and ‘person-first’ language.
UofG Freshers’ Festival: EXPLAINED
We explain how the Freshers’ Festival is going to work and what we’re doing to ensure your safety.
UCU Strikes Statement
The University and College Union (UCU) have announced a second round of strikes commencing on the 20th February, over a four-week period. As a students’ representative organisation, we must prioritise the interests of our students and recognise that these strikes come at an incredibly difficult time.
GU Environmental Task Force Clean Up: 18/09/19
After the successful launch of GU Volunteering’s ‘Glasgow University Environmental Task Force’ (GUETF) last year, the good work continues. We’re back! Faces old and new are invited to join us for GUETF’s first event of 2019/2020. No experience necessary, just a willingness to chip-in and a positive attitude. GUETF is a student-led, staff-supported project which […]
SRC Sabb Blog 2018/19 #8 – VP Student Activities
Throughout the academic year, your GUSRC sabbatical officers will provide an update on the work they’ve been carrying out to make your experience at the University of Glasgow even better. Our eighth and final blog for the academic year comes from your VP Student Activities Scott Kirby