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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

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.

In character: an interview with Patricia Stephenson

You may recognize Patricia’s name from her very popular posts on the Overhead in St Andrews Facebook page, where she has been posting colourful letters to her beloved grandson,...

Meet the Honourable Matthew Barzun

On 9 April, the University of St Andrews hosted the Honourable Matthew Barzun, United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom. His lecture was titled...

Local talent: Professor Don Paterson joins Topping & Co.’s literary festival...

Topping & Company hosts a lot of events. A multitude of writers and poets alike have passed through their doors, and in the coming...

An interview with Doug Allan

BBC cameraman and wildlife photographer, Doug Allan, talks to The Saint about 30 years spent in the polar regions, diving with killer whales, and...

Going the distance: surviving long-distance relationships

Imagine a movie date night: two people watching a movie together, eating popcorn, laughing at the same things, commenting on the film. Seems pretty...

St Andrews cancer awareness day: “We just wanted to do something”

This week has seen pub quizzes, raffles and ribbon sales in aid of a new organisation supporting families of cancer victims. The organisers talk to The Saint about their plans and what motivated them to get involved

I get by with a little help from my friends

A beginner’s guide to supporting a friend with a mental illness

The Bacchae in the Modern World

The Saint: What prompted you to put on this play? Gabriele Uboldi: I’ve always loved Greek tragedies. I went to a particular kind of high school that involved studying Latin and...