Studying Abroad: Radboud Summer School in the Netherlands

Summer school aan de Radboud Universiteit. Ik studeerde Nedrlandse taal en cultuur. Earlier this year, I heard about Radboud University’s Summer School in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, after reading an email from Strathclyde about the programme. As I study English Literature, Journalism, and Creative Writing, I decided to apply to the Dutch Culture and Language class as […]

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Interview: Rory James of Sunset Sons

The new edition of The University Paper, Glasgow is now online! You can view the digital version: here. One of my favourites pieces from this edition is my interview with Rory James of Sunset Sons who are supporting Imagine Dragons on their tour next month. You can read the interview in The University Paper here, […]

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Makeup Shaming: We Don’t All Wake up Like This

Read my new CultNoise article on how women and young girls are shamed for wearing ‘too much’ makeup. We’ll wear as much or as little makeup as we like, but thanks for your input. Makeup Shaming: We Don’t All Wake up Like This Recently I’ve noticed, especially on social media, that making a statement along […]

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A Cultural Shift for LGBTQ Support: OITNB’s Ruby Rose on Gender Fluidity

After working as an intern at The National last week, I was so busy I didn’t have any time for writing other articles. So, I’m so happy to now have the time to write some more for Cult Noise! I absolutely love writing for this publication and I think what Cult Noise do is so […]

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Sophie’s Choice: The Tribe (TV Review)

Read my new TV review as part of my Student Rag magazine Sophie’s Choice blog. This week, I reviewed the opening episide of Channel 4’s new documentary series The Tribe, following a tribal family in Ethiopia. Find the article on the Student Rag webitse here or read below: Sophie’s Choice: The Tribe Thursday night saw […]

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“Today I’m Wearing…” Summer Preview with Holly Sutherland, Day 4

Its all about khaki! Read my new “Today I’m Wearing…” article with model Holly Sutherland to find out how to style a chic Kim Kardashian-inspired khaki look. In this article, I talk to Holly about her fashion icons, Polyvore and this summer’s biggest trends. We had so much fun doing this photoshoot in the Lighthouse […]

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Scottish Literature Blog Entry. Week 3 (13-19th of October).

This week in class we discussed ‘The Double and the Caledonian Antisyzygy’. This idea proposes that binary opposites and duality are fundamentally part of Scottish literature and the Scottish psyche. This duality exists within our literature, for example in ‘Kidnapped’ and ‘Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’ by Robert Louis Stevenson with the parallels of: good […]

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