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Students publish open letter to Principal Mapstone calling for name-blind applications 

Mr Harindiran outlines that the lack of a name-blind application process could well limit the number of offers awarded to black and minority ethnicity (BME) applicants from the University. 

MAC cosmetic store opens in St Andrews

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Replacing the cosmetics store Bobbi Brown, the MAC shop can be found on Bell Street, and is keeping on all staff from the Bobbi Brown store.

North East Fife out-of-hours services to continue

The Integration Joint Board of the Fife Health and Social Care Partnership have accepted a proposal for the out-of-hours service, allowing it to continue to operate in St Andrews.

Students challenge ethnic diversity within University’s student and faculty population

"The last thing we want is for this to die and just be forgotten"

St Andrews beats Oxford to rank second in the UK

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For the first time, University of St Andrews has outranked University of Oxford to place second in the UK, in league tables published today by The Guardian. St Andrews has ranked third in the UK for years across a variety of league tables, so breaking the "Oxbridge duopoly" is a milestone for the Scottish university. On Oxbridge and the achievement, Principal...

Dr Mark Currie, St Andrews research fellow, passes away

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Principal Sally Mapstone announced today the death of Dr Mark Currie, who passed away suddenly at his home on Thursday 30 May. Dr Mark Currie was a senior research fellow in the School of International Relations at the University of St Andrews. Dr Currie had been a research and senior fellow at the Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and...

Local MP challenges Clydesdale Bank on closure of St Andrews Branch

Following Clydesdale Bank’s decision to close their St Andrews branch in August, North East Fife MP Stephen Gethins and St Andrews councillor Ann Verner have met with Clydesdale representatives to challenge them on the closure.  

Two recipients of John Honey Award announced at Give Back Awards 2019

Students taking part in the pier walk
Heather Farley and Daniel Johnstone were both recognised for their unparalleled efforts to contribute to Student welfare throughout their university degree. 

Clydesdale Bank announces closure of St Andrews branch

Clydesdale Bank have announced the closure of the South Street branch in St Andrews, said to take place later this summer.  

Students’ Association promotes participation in European Parliamentary Elections

Today, 9 May 2019, annual celebrations are taking place across Europe for "Europe Day," marking the anniversary of the Schuman declaration and acknowledging peace and unity across Europe. Just two weeks after these celebrations take place, on 23 May 2019, eligible European citizens will have a chance to vote in the European Parliamentary elections. The European Parliament is the only...