Welcome to the 7th edition of Reach, the College of Arts Industry engagement newsletter. Its publication comes shortly after the College’s successful second Industry Day which was held on 5th June 2015 with over 230 registered participants from the University and the private, public and third sectors.
In the UK, the creative industries have been on governments’ agendas for 20 years. Agencies have sprung up to make creative workers more businesslike but we really know very little about them.
The World's First Comic
Next year, visitors to The Hunterian will be able to see the world’s first comic, and the world’s second comic too. The world’s second comic, by Swiss author Rodolphe Tôpffer, was produced in the 1830s.
Making Fantasy a Reality
“It’s the literature of the impossible”, says Dr Rob Maslen, describing fantasy fiction. With science fiction, the events of the story could be explained in terms that relate to science in the real world.
Exclusive Opportunities for Students with the Internship Hub
The Internship Hub, formerly Club 21, is based within the Careers Service and is an innovative source of internship opportunities for current students. Many of these opportunities are exclusive to University of Glasgow, where the Internship Hub works closely with SMEs.....