Graduate Degree Show Prize now Open

Graduate Degree Show Prize now Open

25 Jun Any student graduating this Summer can enter themselves for the prize. Pic: Alison Baxter More ›

Declaring a Climate Emergency

Declaring a Climate Emergency

14 Jun Should the GSA declare a climate emergency? We think if so it should be meaningful, and positively reflect what actions the GSA can…
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Work In Progress

Work In Progress

10 Jun W. !.P as in work in progress. This project comes from a working collaboration with Bellastock, an association created to face the…
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Where is Glasgow Going?

Where is Glasgow Going?

10 Jun Part of Architecture Fringe 2019 Where is Glasgow going? Have we learned from the past and are we ready for the future?…
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Architecture Fringe Festival

Architecture Fringe Festival

04 Jun An Independent Fringe for Architecture More ›

My Life is Potato

My Life is Potato

22 May 30 May 5pm: GSA sustainability invites you to an evening dedicated to soil and harvesting in global ecological context. Together we will talk…
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Should the GSA declare a Climate Emergency?

Should the GSA declare a Climate Emergency?

03 May All staff and students welcome to attend a Sustainability in Action Group meeting to ask the questions: should we declare a climate emergency,…
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Psyche Magazine

Psyche Magazine

30 Apr Psyche Publication is a GSA student-led mental health and sociopolitical risograph magazine. Psyche aims to engage and provoke discussion about mental health and…
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Cultures of Repair: Fashion Revolution Week at the GSA

Cultures of Repair: Fashion Revolution Week at the GSA

16 Apr Does the phenomenon of the clothing industry being globally oppressive and destructive highlight bigger problems than just the unsustainable way clothes are currently…
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Future Fashion Workshop

Future Fashion Workshop

10 Apr A workshop brought to you by GSA Sustainability and forming part of Fashion Revolution Week 2019 More ›

Degree Show Prizes Open

Degree Show Prizes Open

21 Mar We offer both Undergraduate and Graduate degree show prizes. More ›

Open Call

Open Call

14 Mar Open Call: Make Cycle Art for the GSA More ›

Led cycle rides, cycle maintenance & more

Led cycle rides, cycle maintenance & more

27 Feb There's a variety of cycling events coming up More ›

Challenging Climate Colonialism

Challenging Climate Colonialism

22 Feb Keynote speaker Ama Josephine Budge: Ama Josephine Budge (pictured) is a Speculative Writer, Artist, Curator and Pleasure Activist whose work navigates intimate explorations…
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Sustainability in Action Group Meeting

Sustainability in Action Group Meeting

18 Feb Join us to discuss a range of social and environmental issues at the GSA. Book with John at j.thorne@gsa.ac.uk More ›

Next Bike Memberships for Staff and Students

Next Bike Memberships for Staff and Students

15 Jan Any staff member or student can get a free Next Bike membership, More ›

Glasgow Goes Green Festival

Glasgow Goes Green Festival

08 Jan On Monday 11 February GLASGOW GOES GREEN IS BACK! This year's theme is *REDUCE & REUSE* We often hear about the…
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GSA Travel Survey 2019

GSA Travel Survey 2019

03 Dec Help us shape future support for staff and students travelling to the GSA. Fill out this short survey and be in with a…
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Free Bike check-up

Free Bike check-up

26 Nov On Wednesday 28 November get your bike checked for free by Glasgow Bike Hive. Outside the Student Association building, 20 Scott Street 1pm-4pm…
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Open Call

Open Call

08 Nov Open call competition, create a piece of work to encourage cycling and win.... More ›

Meeting: Sustainability in Action Group

Meeting: Sustainability in Action Group

25 Oct On Monday 12 November it's GSA's regular discussion on all things environmental, social justice and ethics on campus or within practice. All staff…
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Free e-bike trial for GSA staff

Free e-bike trial for GSA staff

15 Oct Did you know that you don’t need to choose between the speed of a car journey and the joy of a cycle ride? …
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World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

08 Oct Wednesday 10 October is World Mental Health Day. GSA are also members of "Big White Wall", an online resource to help you discuss…
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Dr Bike is back!

Dr Bike is back!

20 Sep On Wednesday 26 September, get your bike checked for free! First come, first served. Tontine studios, 20 Trongate, yard More ›

Freshers Week is Go!

Freshers Week is Go!

10 Sep Freshers Week sees events and workshops happening across Glasgow, co-hosted by GSA Students Association, GSA Sustainability and the student-led GSA Responsive Art and…
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Freshers Week Events kicking off with RUMMAGE

Freshers Week Events kicking off with RUMMAGE

08 Sep We've got the best line-up of Freshers events EVER, working with the Student Association, Halls, and Responsive Art & Design Society. Join in!…
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Welcome 2018 Freshers!

Welcome 2018 Freshers!

15 Aug Welcome to one of the best art schools in the World - where you'll be challenged to question everything. We're proud…
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Masters students Degree Show Prize now open

Masters students Degree Show Prize now open

12 Jun Any student graduating this Autumn can apply for the prize. Picture credit: Charlie Craig More ›

Degree Show Prize winners 2018

Degree Show Prize winners 2018

07 Jun This year was the most competitive ever for the Sustainability Degree Show Prize, with 37 entries. We're proud to announce the winners for…
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Old Laptop? Don't Dump it, Donate it!

Old Laptop? Don't Dump it, Donate it!

21 May We’re collecting old laptops for the University of Rwanda. Just email us to donate. Your old laptop will be professionally wiped, reconditioned…
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Degree Show Prize - Now Open

Degree Show Prize - Now Open

01 May Any graduating student can apply for the Sustainability Degree Show Prize. More ›

Fashion Revolution Week

Fashion Revolution Week

17 Apr Fashion Revolution Week this year takes place from 23 to 29 April. This will be the 5th anniversary of the collapse of Rana…
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Film screening: Plastic Ocean

Film screening: Plastic Ocean

20 Feb A screening on Wednesday 14 March at 6pm, by new GSA student society Responsible Art & Design, click now for a free ticket…
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Psychology & Climate Change - a one day workshop and disussion

Psychology & Climate Change - a one day workshop and disussion

16 Feb CPA Scotland 1st Annual Conference 21 April: From the personal to the social: Climate psychology and the sense of responsibility Join us…
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Go Green Week

Go Green Week

10 Feb Go Green Week is here with events across Glasgow's universities. At GSA we have Dr Bike at the Assembly Hall on Tuesday 13…
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Zero Waste Designer Holly McQuillan at the GSA

Zero Waste Designer Holly McQuillan at the GSA

26 Jan Holly McQuillan is a designer, writer and facilitator who works primarily in the field of sustainable design practice, researching the possibilities of form…
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Funding Available

Funding Available

05 Jan Funding is available for any GSA student to assist them in tackling social, environmental or ethical issues within their practice. …
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Workshops & Community Events over Christmas

Workshops & Community Events over Christmas

15 Dec Christmas can be a challenging time. Not everyone has somewhere to go and enjoy the day. People Make Christmas aims to bring communities…
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Breathe: A project by Malcolm Mackenzie, SEA

Breathe: A project by Malcolm Mackenzie, SEA

15 Dec In this fast paced 21st century world we find ourselves living in, the difficulties faced in trying to disconnect literally and metaphorically, can…
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Book a time to discuss social, environmental or ethical issues within your practice

Book a time to discuss social, environmental or ethical issues within your practice

12 Dec This is a chance for any student to discuss their practice 1-2-1 with John the Sustainability Coordinator. (Art by https://igormorski.pl/) More ›

SAVE ME

SAVE ME

05 Dec We're encouraging students and staff to save energy and resources: switch it off, reuse it, and recycle it. More ›

Next Sustainability Group meeting

Next Sustainability Group meeting

21 Nov Any staff and students welcome to attend and give, and listen to, updates and action from across the GSA More ›

Sustainability Clinic

Sustainability Clinic

07 Nov Sustainability Clinic: 1-2-1 discussion. This is a chance for any student to book time to discuss environmental, ethical and social issues…
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Climathon: A Climate Change Hack

Climathon: A Climate Change Hack

11 Oct Take Glasgow’s climate change challenge Students across Glasgow - and the World - are invited to join the biggest climate action hackathon…
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Autumn 2017 Newsletter

Autumn 2017 Newsletter

27 Sep A snapshot of what's happening now, click here for More ›

Best Night In

Best Night In

10 Sep We’ve been noticing something odd about social media. According to social media, everyone is having an amazing time… all the time. If we…
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Freshers Workshops

Freshers Workshops

10 Sep A wide range of mending, making and skills workshops with a social, environmental and ethical twist....Make with bicycle inner tubes, mend your stuff,…
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Degree Show Prize Winners 2017

Degree Show Prize Winners 2017

21 Jun With a record number of entries, and new prize categories, the 2017 awards have been the biggest yet. Well done to all those…
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Halls clear-outs

Halls clear-outs

20 Jun We've been busy....halls residents at Margaret MacDonald and Blythswood Square are on their way home for the Summer, and Daniel, Grace, John and…
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Picnic in the Park - what a day!

Picnic in the Park - what a day!

05 Jun Picnic in the Park was a great success, with around 400 people coming along to enjoy the activities and the sunshine. Well done…
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Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

16 May Join the Radial Project team, local people, students and staff on Sunday 4th June at Garnethill Park for lunch, tea & jamboree! …
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Your bike checked for free

Your bike checked for free

02 May Come along to the student association’s Assembly building on Thursday 18 May 11am-3pm to get your bike checked for free, no need to…
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Term 3 newsletter

Term 3 newsletter

18 Apr Read our latest news More ›

Cycle maintenance, rides & competitions throughout March

Cycle maintenance, rides & competitions throughout March

01 Mar Join Uni-Cycle for a month of celebrating cycling around Glasgow. Their project finishes with a bang in March, with cycle rides, Dr Bikes…
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FFW talks

FFW talks

16 Feb This Monday we’ve got an exciting group of speakers exploring what sustainable fashion means to them!More ›

Term 2 Newsletter

Term 2 Newsletter

09 Feb Read our latest newsletterMore ›

Fringe Fashion Week 20th-24th Feb

Fringe Fashion Week 20th-24th Feb

09 Feb A week of FREE talks, workshops and film screening exploring sustainable fashion More ›

Sustainability Degree Show Prize

Sustainability Degree Show Prize

08 Feb Any final year, graduating student can enter for this prize. We're looking for entries that take an innovative and deep look at environmental,…
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OPEN CALL for student funding

OPEN CALL for student funding

10 Jan The Sustainability in Action Group has funding available for any student who wants to look at environmental, ethical or social issues more deeply…
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Cycle maintenance training for free, and we're looking for champions

Cycle maintenance training for free, and we're looking for champions

04 Oct We're working with Uni-Cycle to offer free basic bicycle maintenance, or take you right up to Velotech standard - the best there is.…
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Next Sustainability in Action Group meeting

Next Sustainability in Action Group meeting

22 Sep Students and staff interested in environmental, social and ethical issues can attend the SiAG. The group was set up by the GSA to…
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Latest Newsletter

Latest Newsletter

20 Sep Read the Sustainability in Action Group's latest newsletter More ›

Freshers Week 2016

Freshers Week 2016

12 Aug On Saturday 10 September we’ll be welcoming new student at Halls. If you’re coming to the Glasgow School of Art for the first…
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GSA Sustainability Award Winners 2016

GSA Sustainability Award Winners 2016

16 Jun We're pleased to announce the winners of our GSA Sustainability awards for 2016. Their work will be featured on the website in the…
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Create & Sustain Film and Talk Season

Create & Sustain Film and Talk Season

23 Feb Friday 26th February In collaboration with Product Design Year 3 FILM: Blood in the Mobile TALK: Gemma Lord // The Reid Lecture…
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Updates from the RADIAL project

Updates from the RADIAL project

18 Jan From mural commissions to values based learning workshops and film screenings, there is lots of exciting stuff coming up over the next few…
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Sustainability Degree Show Prize

Sustainability Degree Show Prize

01 Jan At next June’s graduation ceremony we’ll be recognising those students that have best-considered the ethical, social and environmental aspects of their final year’s…
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Funding for your practice or campus improvements

Funding for your practice or campus improvements

13 Nov The Sustainability in Action Group has a fund specifically to support students' practice. Up to £1, 000 is available per student to support…
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S A V E Energy

S A V E Energy

04 Nov It's Autumn so it must be the annual S A V E Energy campaign. This time it's over to you... YOU can…
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October Newsletter

October Newsletter

15 Oct Radial volunteering...New Yoga & Pilates classes...recycling...throwawaygourmet...iJADE conference at the GSA...the SAVE energy campaign....free Dr Bike cycle checks and more in the newsletter, More ›

Two Great Conferences

05 Oct iJADE Glasgow School of Art, 6-7 November Sustainability has become a growing focus for many educators and practitioners in the visual arts.…
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Freshers Week 2015

Freshers Week 2015

08 Sep We are all GSA Sustainability, and Freshers is a great chance to sign up for something you're passionate about, or something new. …
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2015 iJADE Conference

2015 iJADE Conference

16 Jul Sustainability has become a growing focus for many educators and practitioners in the visual arts. This year’s iJADE conference addresses sustainability in the…
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Karen Westland. Winner, GSA's Sustainability in Action Group Degree Show Prize 2015

Karen Westland. Winner, GSA's Sustainability in Action Group Degree Show Prize 2015

30 Jun Working with traditional techniques and new technologies, Karen Westland creates refined silverware and jewellery using 100% recycled precious metals and other responsibly sourced…
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June 2015 Newsletter

June 2015 Newsletter

01 Jun Our June newsletter is now out. More ›

Counting Consciousness: the book

Counting Consciousness: the book

12 May Counting Consciousness: the book tells the story of our journey of 15 months’ work exploring the edge between creativity and sustainability. The…
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Go Green Week 2015

Go Green Week 2015

09 Feb We're supporting People & Planet's Go Green Week again this year. What's happening in the oil industry, how does this impact on you,…
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The University (Green) League Result for 2014

The University (Green) League Result for 2014

01 Jan We did well. This league ranks all 150 universities in the UK on their green performance, everything from food to travel, energy use…
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You Are Therefore I Am

You Are Therefore I Am

10 Nov Satish Kumar visited the GSA and we are truly grateful to have heard his wisdom filled stories and inspirational teachings. Here…
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"Be realistic, demand the impossible"

20 Oct Last week we warmly welcomed the first of our Create + Sustain speakers to the GSA; Ellie Harrison. London born and Glasgow based,…
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Freshers

Freshers

02 Oct We rummaged x2, built terrariums, wallets and pinhole cameras all from waste, pillaged the new gap site, ate amazing veggie brunch, got checked…
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From the Sustainability Co-ordinator

From the Sustainability Co-ordinator

04 Sep I can no longer claim to be the ‘new’ Sustainability Coordinator at the GSA, but a year and a half still seems to…
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