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Glasgow Ragged University

A group of people in Glasgow decided to put on Ragged University events with the help of people across cities to do things like graphic design, webdesign, developing the project documents, publicity, etc… Many events were organised and delivered by Carrie Westwater, David Hughes, David Newman, Heather Sinclair and others. Unfortunately there are no further events planned at the moment in Glasgow as the coordinators there have been focusing on different areas of work. Supreme thanks to them for putting on so many brilliant and fun talks and activities.

The success of the Glasgow Ragged University pilot was considerable.  With a few organised, driven individuals so many excellent free social events were arranged with lots of sympathetic venues.  In pushing the model of the Ragged project it became clear that it could scale easily – use of available infrastructure and common technology.

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