November Hawk Walk

By Kristine Bagdassarian The 30th November Hawk Walk probably isn’t the kind of thing that you’d normally associate with the GCP. It was inspired by one of my random wanderings through town where I saw Phil (the guy in charge of the Durham Falconry experience) display his owl as part of some event campaign. He gave me […]

Café Politique: Taming the beast of the American 2020 Democratic Party Primary

By Jessica Craig “The American electoral system is the most confusing beast ever created,” warned Dr Dave Andersen at the first Café Politique event of the year, discussing alongside Dr Neil Visalvanich the US 2020 Democratic Party Primary. Both are assistant professors at the School of Government and International Affairs. I myself have always been […]

Miyoko Yamashita McGregor

Encounter 2018: An afternoon with Miyoko Yamashita McGregor

Text and Photography by Iqbal Ahmed On a beautiful sunlit Saturday afternoon on 24 February, the Ustinov College opened an art exhibition called Encounter 2018: Exploring the Encounter of Human Agency with Nature at the Sheraton Park Café.  The exhibition is to showcase artwork from a number of local artists in the period from 24 February […]