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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Peter Singer: living an ethical life

Claire Fogarty reviews Peter Singer's talk in St Andrews, and asks the world-renowned philosopher about what it means to live an ethical life.

The Hunger Games: Flat hunting season has begun

The Saint talks accommodation with letting agents and students, as the crisis turns in to St Andrews' very own Hunger Games.

Shine Theory: Kendra Eno

Adding on to her Shine Theory Column, Tiffany Black speaks with Kendra Eno, showcase manager for St Andrews' Afro Caribbean Society, on the vision behind their new, upcoming event Ubuntu, and what it means for Ms Eno to be growing up as a black woman.

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...

Volunteer Work at University

Deputy Features Editor Catriona Aitken looks into the different avenues through which students can volunteer in St Andrews.

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.”

Conquering the world

In 1982, around 3 per cent of the University’s student body was international. The number now sits closer to 30 per cent. Editor Jonathan Bucks reports on how St Andrews became a melting pot and leading international recruiter

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...

Cross country conversation

Chris Andrews plans on running across America to get people talking

Food for thought: An interview with Sara Forte

Sara Forte, a food blogger behind the Sprouted Kitchen, talks to The Saint about how she decided to leave her windowless cubicle to pursue...