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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

A student in distress

I sought the advice of Student Services shortly after arriving in St Andrews. I was in the grip of a full front existential life...

Keep Calm and Eat Slow

The term ‘fast food’ was officially recognised in a dictionary for the first time in 1951. However, people were looking for quick food fixes...

Internship notes

From her law firm desk, Jessica Yin writes on the continued breakdown of race relations across the US Justice System

Interning with the US Intelligence Community

This past summer I embarked on one of the greatest journeys of my entire life: I was able to work for the US Intelligence...

Celebrating Texan independence from across the pond

On 2 March 1836, 59 settlers in Mexican Texas gathered together at Washington-on-the-Brazos to sign a declaration officially breaking off from Mexico and creating...

The rise of the massive open online course led by MIT’s...

A fairly recent development in education and information activism, a MOOC is a Massive Open Online Course. The first MOOCs were born from the Open...

American Thanksgiving widely celebrated

With so many here celebrating Thanksgiving, many non-Americans are asking: what is Thanksgiving?

Christmas with The Saint- Richard

Recently, I’ve been a bit fed up. Exams are on the horizon, most of my daily life is beyond bleak in its pointlessness and...

Studying in St Andrews

Having not done much studying during my short time in St Andrews, the task of writing about studying here during the last eight weeks...

Strangers on a train

From Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Train to Wes Anderson’s The Darjeeling Limited, Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express to Brad Anderson’s Transsiberian, there’s...