Glasgow University Student Television

Semester 2 – 2016/2017

Uncategorized, January 9, 2017

GUST is looking forward to another exciting semester! We’ve got great things planned, including our Winter Ceilidh on January 29th, our annual trip to the National Student Television Association Awards and tons of new programmes. You can join us every Monday at 5pm for our studio at Southpark House on 64 Southpark Avenue, or every Wednesday for our general meetings and workshops at 5pm in the Williams Room of the McIntyre Building. You can also meet the team or keep up-to-date with us on our social media platforms. Don’t hesitate to e-mail anyone from the team or contact [email protected] with any queries, questions or ideas.

Semester 1 – 2016

Uncategorized, September 28, 2016

Semester 1 of the 2016/2017 is in full swing now! You can join us every Monday at 5pm in our studio at Southpark House on Southpark Avenue, or every Wednesday for our general meetings and workshops at 5pm in the Williams Room of the McIntyre Building. You can also meet the team or keep up-to-date with us on our social media platforms. Don’t hesitate to e-mail anyone from the team or contact [email protected] with any queries, questions or ideas.


Uncategorized, July 22, 2015

The GUST year 2015/2016 has just begun! It’s going to be another exciting and successful year ahead. The new team for semester one are settling into their roles and come September, GUST will be in full swing again. Come and meet the team for the first half of the year. If you have any questions, queries, ideas or if you just want to say hello, get in touch. E-mail anyone from the team or contact [email protected].

GUST’s Rectorial Elections Footage used by Russia Today

Uncategorized, February 25, 2014

GUST always makes sure to cover all the events that are important for the University of Glasgow and its students. The impact of this year’s rectorial elections, however, extends way beyond the campus. Edward Snowden, chosen by the students to represent them during the next three years, cannot leave Russia and therefore will be a non-working rector. GUST filmed the Rectorial Election results and our footage was used by Russia Today in their daytime programme. The video was also put on YouTube where it was viewed over 5,000 times in less than 24 hours.


GUST Ceilidh

Uncategorized, January 24, 2014

One of GUST’s annual socials is a Ceilidh. Makes sense, seeing as we’re THE Scottish station! Have a wee look at some photos from the event which was held in the Glasgow University Union on the 16th of January.

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Freshers’ TV

Uncategorized, January 21, 2014

A couple of weeks ago GUST, along with a number of other TV stations from all over the UK, took part in a live broadcast of Freshers’ TV. Check out the photos! And remember to order our miraculous Freshers’ Flu Repellent, only on Glasgow University Shopping Television!

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Freshers’ Week 2013

Behind the Scenes, November 5, 2013

The weather is getting worse and worse. Sunny (well… perhaps let’s use the word ‘pleasant’) September is now a thing of the past. Yes, this can only mean one thing – autumn is in its full swing and your coursework deadlines are probably close enough to send you in a state of panic. That being said, why not sit back and look fondly at the Freshers’ Week 2013: a time when we only had to debate on a choice of a post-QMU/GUU takeaway meal, not essay topics? GUST sure misses those times!



We joined the chanting and speeches at the Freshers’ Address.


At the GUU, we interviewed headliners We Were Promised Jetpacks and spoke to lots of lovely Freshers during Takeover which saw the entire building transformed into a club. Jameela Jamil also performed!


At the QMU, we caught up with Scott Mills and That Drummer That DJ who both played amazing sets for packed-out Qudos.



Day two of Freshers’ Week was even more intense than the first one! GUSTies were busy from early morning…


…till late night! The highlight of which was definitely our interview with Felix and Hugo of The Maccabees.



It’s Wednesday of Freshers Week! GUST went along to the SRC’s International Ceilidh…


…the GUSA Party at the GUU…


…and the QMU’s Headphone Disco!



Freshers’ Week was almost over but we still found loads of stuff to film.



This time around we went to Around the World Party to try some amazing foods from different cultures, we caught up with Glasgow Uni Exec and headed to the QMU for their annual Freshers’ Ball.



Unfortunately Freshers’ Week had to come to an end, as all good things tend to.


Alicja and Tom managed to get their faces painted at QM’s UV Party.


edit: According to GoThinkBig, GUST produced the best Freshers’ Week coverage in the whole country! Read the article here.

It was definitely a fun-packed week and we just can’t wait for next year!

Glasgow Showcase 2013!

Events, October 29, 2013

The second annual Glasgow Showcase was a great opportunity to check out some awesome music, dance and theatre acts from Glasgow Uni and beyond. Once again we managed to raise some money for new equipment for GUST but, most importantly, we also had loads of fun! Here are some photos form the event.


        Tyler Collins                                                               STaG                                   Glasgow Student Dance Company

Becky and the Lunar Orchestra               Bronagh and the Boys                                       Claire McKayIMG_2410IMG_2665IMG_2787

The Pretty Mess                                 Lieutenant Tango

The Glasgow Showcase 2013

Events, September 24, 2013

Line-up and Details for the Glasgow Showcase 2013

Line-up and Details for the Glasgow Showcase 2013

This year’s Glasgow Showcase (presented by GUST!) is happening on Thursday at the QMU. Join us for an evening filled with music, dance, and theatre, and an amazing afterparty with Subcity DJs included free with your ticket.

Join the Facebook event

Hosted by comedian Billy Kirkwood, this year’s show will feature performances from:

  • Tyler Collins
  • STaG with an extract from Love in the Past Participle
  • Claire McKay
  • Glasgow Student Dance Company (GSDC)
  • Becky and the Lunar Orchestra
  • Bronagh and the Boys
  • Glasgow Swing Dance Society
  • The Pretty Mess
  • Lieutenant Tango

(Please note running order subject to change)

Thursday 26th September 
QUDOS at Queen Margaret Union
Doors 8pm

Tickets: £3 in advance / £4 on the door
Available from GUST Members, from QMU reception and from the SRC Office.

Freshers’ Week 2013

Events, September 13, 2013

GUST Freshers' Week Flyer 2013

What is GUST?

GUST is your television station for the University of Glasgow. We are run by students just like you, eager to learn about the making of films and television programmes, and keen to produce high quality programming. For an idea of what we are all about, check out our Programmes page — However, most of our greatest content comes from ideas outside of the regular programming.

Freshers’ Week Events

Come along to these events to chat to us, find out what we do, or watch some GUST content from the past years. You should also totally like the GUST Facebook page and follow @gusttv on Twitter to be the first to hear about our new productions.

Freshers’ Address

Live and online (Monday, 12-1).

If you’re in the audience of this special welcome to Glasgow University, watch out for the GUSTies behind the stage running the big screen. If you can’t make it or want to make your friends jealous, we are providing a live video stream.

The Freshers’ Fair

The Bute Hall (Tuesday and Wednesday, 10-5).

We will have a GUST stand at the Freshers’ Fair, with some lovely GUSTies who will be happy to talk to you about what we do and why you should get involved.

GUST Screening

The Andrew Stewart Cinema (Wednesday, 1-2).

Introduction to Student Media

The Williams Room, John McIntyre Building (Thursday, 3-4).

Get Involved

Everyone is welcome to come along to our weekly meetings on Mondays and Wednesdays at 5pm, starting on the 23rd September! You can find out more about what we do, how to find our meetings, and why you should get involved on our Get Involved page.

For our first Studio session, we have prepared a special tour of our studio and will take you on a bodge short-film-making workshop so you can get to know everyone and have some fun making a film in under an hour! The “bodges” will be screened at Wednesday’s meeting, so make sure you come along to that too!

Glasgow Showcase

Also during the week after Freshers’, we’re putting on a night of Music, Dance, Theatre performance and an exceptional after party, the Glasgow Showcase. It’s on Thursday at the QM, and tickets are just £3 in advance / £4 on the door. Buy yours at any of our Freshers’ Week events, or just come along on the day, and bring all your new friends! The amazing line-up has been revealed on our Facebook Page, so check out the Glasgow Showcase Facebook Event to see all the great acts we’ve confirmed for you!