Katie Macdonald
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Generation 2015 profiles: Katie MacDonald

I'm 20, originally from the bonnie Isle of Skye, and now living in Glasgow where I study Gaelic at the University of Glasgow. Gaelic is not given the place or attention it deserves in today's society, and I want to change that.

I can usually be found out running (well, attempting), writing countless to-do lists or watching the Great British Bake Off and falling more in love with Mary Berry.

I like to dream big and I'm always trying to find my own path to success…. not quite there, yet.

Politics was always somewhat of a foreign concept to me. I remember in high school being laughed at because I couldn't name the prime minister.

That all changed last year during the referendum where I discovered it could be exciting and engaging, so I now find myself treading carefully into this new territory, eager to learn more.

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  • 30 Mar 2015
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