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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Christmas with The Saint – The Sweded Edition

I could tell you all about my Christmas celebrations, but since I don’t really know most of the people reading this, I feel it...

Rooming with a random

Finding accommodation in St Andrews can sometimes seem like a quest of mythical proportions. In our desperation, we students will often settle for any...

H7N9 Bird Flu – China’s shadowy past of health scandals put...

The grim reaper of modern pandemic diseases makes a macabre reappearance, this time in the form of the newly discovered strain of bird flu,...

Travel wardrobe

Deadlines. Presentations. Reading. Revision. Packing for that trip you’ve planned for January. All stress-inducing tasks, but a load about to be lightened with these...

Stand Out from the Crowd

Jobs in marketing, PR and advertising are highly sought-after with their promise of creative and exciting careers. The UK Graduate Careers Survey 2010, conducted...

The Peter Pan effect: how returning to childhood pursuits can help...

Predicting what trends in books will arise is always a bit like picking numbers for the lottery and recent book sales prove as unlikely...

Spotlight on Inklight: fostering student talent in St Andrews

The archetypal writer is a mysterious creature. Are they brooding outsiders? Unassuming wallflowers silently storing up material? Or else do we envisage the Hemingway-esque...

Fun, flavourful fall festivities

The leaves are changing colours, Tesco is selling canned pumpkin at a ridiculous import markup and Starbucks is once again peddling their absurdly famous...

Keep on Running

With the sun rising and the weather getting warmer, runners have no excuse to stay indoors anymore. Here are my tips to get you...

The challenges of teaching English in Italy

“Do you favourite colour?” he asks me. “Do you favourite colour?!” the teacher repeats incredulously. “Ma sei cretino?!”. It’s 10 am and I’m in...