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Dubai Detour: Glasgow, Scotland and Charles Rennie Macintosh

Scotland’s train system is amazing!  Easy, comfortable, fast and convenient.  We took the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow for about fifteen dollars a ticket, arriving within 40 minutes.   553 more words

Dubai Detour

Pollokshields Business Women - Maude Webster

Maude Caroline Murdoch Cochrane (1883-1959) was born in Glasgow’s Southside in 1883. Little is known about her life before her marriage to the renowned Scottish stained glass artist, Alfred Alexander Webster (1883-1915)  including how the couple met. 1,061 more words


An almanack out of the attic

Whilst sorting out stuff in my attic recently, I came across an almanack I made for a project at Glasgow School of Art in 1996 or 1997. 1,806 more words

Female Networks Early Career Study Day - 29th June 2017

Listen up researchers – We have a great opportunity for Post-graduate and Early Career Researchers! Want to take part in an inter-disciplinary study day? Want to experience Academic Speed-dating for the first time? 401 more words


'Glasgow ESOL for Work' write personal response to 'Observing Women at Work'

As part of their Spring Break project, the ‘Glasgow ESOL for Work’ group of SQA National 3 and National 4 learners attended the ‘Observing Women at Work’ exhibition 30th & 31st March. 71 more words

Daisy Sutcliffe, granddaughter of Helen Muspratt, writes about visit to 'Observing Women at Work' and the overlaps between Muspratt and Raffles

Daisy Sutcliffe is a PhD student at the University of Glasgow interested in UNESCO’s role in the mobilisation of creative practices around naturally designated World Heritage Sites, for example Giant’s Causeway and the Western Caucasus. 380 more words

Glasgow City Council saves Glasgow School of Art again

I used to be part of a forum that spent much of its time kicking Glasgow City Council, but after I while I came to realise that this was not being done with any sort of rationale or logic, but was merely being driven by a few noisy people whose aim was to run what amounted to anti-council campaign, possibly based on little more than hate or politics, and which simply took almost every decision made by the council… and ranted against it, regardless of whether or not a reasonable person would have approved. 175 more words