First issue of the term includes an eyewitness account of Palestine in the months preceding its bid for statehood, coverage of Glasgow’s new Rest of UK student fees and plenty of tasty film, music and arts reviews. Let us know what you think in the comments. Best email, comment or letter gets a pint from the Editors. We’ll be uploading all articles individually over the weekend too. Enjoy, folks!
The University of Glasgow has announced a rise in fees for Rest of UK students from £1,820 to £6750 per year for most students. This was announced on Wednesday 28th after Stuart Ritchie, SRC President, vowed to fight any rise in fees for RUK students. Plans for this rise have been evident since a similar announcement in English universities last year. Principal Anton Muscatelli told qmunicate at a dinner in May that the Senior Management Group had no choice but to follow this route to prevent the University becoming a first choice learning destination purely on cost. Continue reading