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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Scholarly STEPS into St Andrews

Features Editor Kenalyn Ang discusses the STEPS Charity and Programme with Professor Christopher Given-Wilson, and this year's two postgraduate students and STEPS scholarship recipients.

Former principal Brian Lang: Scottish independence would mean a “slow decline”...

Dr Brian Lang, a former principal of the University of St Andrews, explains why he believes St Andrews would suffer in the event of a Yes vote

An exclusive interview with Sir Sean Connery

I sat in the office of our University’s Director of Communications, clutching my mug of tea and enjoying the sea view over the spectacular...

Examining Fairtrade

Food sub-editor Isabelle Wheeler sits down with the chair of the Fairtrade Committee to discuss what Fairtrade is, why it is important, and how it affects our everyday lives

TEDx St Andrews: Meet the student speakers

Frac to the future – Maureen MacIsaac “When exactitude is elusive, it is better to be approximately right than certifiably wrong.” This caution from mathematician Benoit...

Sir Menzies Campbell: I will vote ‘No’ to independence

The chancellor of the University of St Andrews explains why the University will do better under the current system.

“We’re doing well by UK standards”

Robert Fleming, the University of St Andrews’ director of development, talks to The Saint about the challenges of fundraising, successes of the 600th, and what his busy schedule looks like

Academic alert: Higher education’s gender gap

Higher education has its own Bermuda triangle, and it needs to be investigated. Professor Frances Andrews from the School of History says: “That horrible triangle that goes from more women at undergraduate to fewer at postgraduate to still fewer at staff – while it’s the opposite for men – is something that needs to be unpicked.”

The Student Voluntary Service

A conversation with Student Voluntary Service, Sarah Rodway-Swanson about the goals, programs, and how to get involved with SVS.

From student to business owner

An interview with Storcade.com founder and 2015 graduate Patrick Hansen