Thu, 02 Nov 2023 08:00:00 GMT
After a two-year project, the Bibliography of Scottish Literature in Translation (BOSLIT), which records Scottish literature in translation, has been revitalised and given a new digital home that can be accessed from across the globe.
Tue, 31 Oct 2023 07:00:00 GMT
Now Die Moorsoldaten (The Peat Bog Soldiers) will be the first EP, in the original German and English, by The Tenementals, a band of academics and musicians who came together to delve into the history of Glasgow through the power of music.
Tue, 17 Oct 2023 16:00:00 BST
Researchers say they have found “definitive” archaeological evidence that seaweeds and other local freshwater plants were eaten in the Mesolithic, through the Neolithic transition to farming and into the Early Middle Ages.
Mon, 09 Oct 2023 06:00:00 BST
More should be done to promote Scotland globally ‘beyond the tartan’ but positive signs of collaboration between governments, MPs find.
Wed, 13 Sep 2023 12:00:47 BST
Mon, 04 Sep 2023 08:00:00 BST
Glasgow philosophers have developed an e-learning module with Macmillan Cancer Support to help palliative care practitioners understand suffering in life-limiting illness, using interactive learning to develop strategies to counteract this by enriching agency in end of life care.
Mon, 19 Jun 2023 07:00:00 BST
Over 200 years after the 1815 battle, an account by Thomas Ker, a Scottish merchant living in Brussels at the time, is being published for the first time in honour of his wishes to see his account go into print.
Tue, 23 May 2023 13:00:00 BST
A consortium of Scottish philosophers and ethicists, including Glasgow professors Ben Colburn and Glen Pettigrove, has announced its support for the Assisted Dying for Terminally Ill Adults (Scotland) Bill.
Mon, 27 Mar 2023 09:00:00 BST
Academics at the Centre for Fantasy and the Fantastic are celebrating Tolkien’s Glasgow connection with a special event to mark the 70th anniversary of Tolkien’s Sir Gawain and the Green Knight lecture at UofG.
Wed, 08 Feb 2023 09:00:00 GMT
Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:00:00 GMT
An astonishing discovery found at a 13th century Scottish castle has shed new light on the day-to-day domestic life of Robert Burns and his family, academics at the University of Glasgow have revealed.
Tue, 10 Jan 2023 12:00:00 GMT
A College of Arts academic is among the first members of the new UK Young Academy – a network of early career researchers and professionals established to help tackle local and global issues and promote meaningful change.
Thu, 13 Oct 2022 09:00:00 BST
A leading European initiative for research in humanities and social science in artificial intelligence and autonomous systems is next year welcoming six guest professors, including one from the University of Glasgow.
Tue, 11 Oct 2022 11:00:00 BST
Mon, 03 Oct 2022 08:00:00 BST
A University of Glasgow project Speak for Yersel, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, aims to answer the question of what type of Scots can you hear across Scotland by mapping the many different types used here and now.
Mon, 09 May 2022 08:00:00 BST
Fri, 06 May 2022 11:53:00 BST
Wed, 04 May 2022 10:00:00 BST
UofG’s Dr Nathanial Gardner in partnership with the Mexican government agency SEZAMI (Secretaría Zacatecano del Migrante) launched a pilot photography competition to allow migrant stories to be heard and seen.
Thu, 07 Apr 2022 10:00:00 BST
During the 40th anniversary of the Falklands War, a team including veterans, archaeologists and local people are carrying out the first archaeological survey of the islands’ battlefields, it was revealed today (7 April 2022).
Fri, 25 Mar 2022 09:00:08 GMT
Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:00:00 GMT
A new artwork by the Scottish artist David Mach for the University of Glasgow, celebrating the global reach of the Burns Supper and Scotland’s national bard, will be officially launched in virtual reality on Burns Night.