Sunday, May 28, 2017

News

St Andrews Professor on Manchester attack: “let’s not start dropping bombs”

Philip O’Brien, Professor of Strategic Studies for the School of International Relations at the University of St Andrews offered his analysis following last night’s suicide attack in Manchester.

Nicola Sturgeon tells The Saint: “UK government is all too ready to dismiss Scotland’s...

Nicola Sturgeon spoke to The Saint during her visit to the University of St Andrews, where she spoke to staff and students about the Erasmus programme.

Tim Farron campaigns in St Andrews

Mr Farron campaigned with Willie Rennie and Lord Campbell in support of Lib Dem candidate, Elizabeth Riches.

Viewpoint

In response to: “Inside the hospitality industry: a culture of harassment?”

A student describes their experience of working in hospitality in St Andrews.

Will finding friendship be perilous for the Prince?

Sophie Sanders A bosom friend — an intimate friend, you know — a really kindred spirit to whom I can confide my inmost soul,” says...

Events

St Andrews Professor on Manchester attack: “let’s not start dropping bombs”

Philip O’Brien, Professor of Strategic Studies for the School of International Relations at the University of St Andrews offered his analysis following last night’s suicide attack in Manchester.
video

My Russia: A Year Abroad in Photos 

The Saint sits down with a few modern languages students back from their studies in Russia.

Nicola Sturgeon tells The Saint: “UK government is all too ready to dismiss Scotland’s...

Nicola Sturgeon spoke to The Saint during her visit to the University of St Andrews, where she spoke to staff and students about the Erasmus programme.

May Ball: fashion edition

In a town distinguished by its multiple fashion shows, it was no surprise that this year’s Kate Kennedy Charity May Ball featured an incredible display of St Andrean style. Last Sunday, Kinkell Byre filled...

Sport

Breaking2: marathon’s moon-shot

“Breaking the two-hour marathon barrier is impossible. Everyone knows that. History knows it. Science knows it. Anyone in their right mind knows it. It’s...

St Andrews Taekwon-do raise over £1300 for charity with impressive 48-hour Kick-A-Thon

The St Andrews Taekwon-do team powered through 48 hours outside the Union to raise well over £1300 for the University's three chosen charities.

Features

Breaking2: marathon’s moon-shot

“Breaking the two-hour marathon barrier is impossible. Everyone knows that. History knows it. Science knows it. Anyone in their right mind knows it. It’s crazy. Nobody can run that fast for that long. So,...

Durham shine at St Andrews Sevens

Sport editor Andrew Sinclair recaps the action from the annual Rugby Sevens tournament, with Durham taking the spoils this time round.

Arts & Culture

Review: the 28th of April

Perhaps the most thrilling aspect of watching a student play in St Andrews is the generally far-reaching scope of ambition. The 28th of April...

Would St Andrews make a good video game setting?

Have an idea we haven't mentioned? Let us know in the comments below!

Money

No more EU funding for Fife?

Concerns regarding Brexit’s effect on Fife’s economy and job market have risen to the forefront of local issues. EU funding, employment prospects, and environmental regulations are of particular note. So –– what effect will Brexit...

Easter 2017, by the numbers

What began as a religious holiday to celebrate an end to Lenten self-denial has become a commercialised, interdenominational cultural phenomenon filled with hunts for plastic eggs,  hollow chocolate bunnies, and shiny patent leather shoes. Whether...
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