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Police Scotland cannot afford to ignore St Andrews attacks

Student safety has never seemed to be a pressing concern for St Andrews students, but now that it is, more must be done in terms of transparency and an active change in protocol, including but not limited to a greater publicity of the University Security and Response Team, a greater patrolling of the St Andrews streets at night where these incidents have occurred, and action taken against the culprits of these attacks.

Rocca Deli acquires The Golf Inn

The popular deli is said to embark on their new venture with a student audience in mind.

Students push for Kenly Windfarm construction

In response to the lack of action at the site, a University spokesman emphasised that the University was taking all actions possible to try and reach a solution, stating, “Despite numerous repeated and high-level attempts by the University to explore solutions with the MoD, the Ministry has consistently declined to engage and refuses to negotiate to find a way forward, even though technical solutions are available and already in use elsewhere.”

America, Christianity and Creativity: Professor Caron Gentry

Natalie Pereira sits down with International Relations Head of School to discuss her latest publication, "This American Moment".

Students fear for safety following re-occurring attacks

In this in-depth feature, The Saint explores the multitude of teenage attacks taking place against students on the streets of St Andrews.

Student announces opening of smoothie bar in Sports Centre

Valentin Moczo hopes that the bar will provide a more social experience for students at the gym.

BREAKING NEWS: UCU confirms eight days of strike action starting late November

This afternoon, the University and College Union (UCU) confirmed eight days of strike action to affect 60 UK universities, including the University of St Andrews. The strike action will take place from Monday 25 November to Wednesday 4 December. It is unclear how students at the University of St Andrews will be affected by this action. Regarding the matter, a spokesperson...

Out of Hours service to return to St Andrews

St Andrews Hospital
According to MSP Willie Rennie, “GP out of hours services will return to St Andrews Hospital thanks to the thousands of people who stood up and spoke out against the closure over the last 18 months.”

University opens Help Desk in light of Brexit concerns

Paloma Paige, manager of the Help Desk, is attempting to provide a “friendly face” to ease the bureaucratic processes that can often be confusing and intimidating. As anxiety around Brexit continues to grow, that friendly face becomes increasingly necessary.

“Motion to Further Address Hate Crimes in St Andrews” amended by Joint Councils

The main areas of concern that sought to be addressed included apparent procedural issues that were negatively affecting the motion’s implementation.