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Saturday, July 20, 2019

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...

American Beauty?

American Apparel is selling a dream; a sweaty, harshly lit dream of lithe women in thigh-high socks and little else, if you look at...

Money: Where is yours going?

We all know how much our degrees cost us, but what about our expenses besides tuition, and how might they impact our experience at...

Alternative Guide to Summer Festivals

Burning Man 29th Aug–5th Sept Black Rock Desert, Nevada, USA The organisers claim that trying to explain what Burning Man is to someone who has never...

Tu Vuo’ Fa L’Italiano

Authenticity seems to be a major concern in some Italian restaurants. Their menus, though usually in English, are suffused with superflous italian phrases, a...

Bottle of the Fortnight

To quote wine maker, Charles Smith, “THIS GIRL IS SERIOUS! Aromatic, smooth, vibrant and tasty. Think tangerine, apricot, wet stone, key lime, clove and...

How to throw a garden party

The sun is shining, the birds are singing, the bees are humming, flowers are blooming, the trees have grown new leaves, summer is on...

Sporty St Andrews

When you mention the gym to someone you tend to get one of three reactions: a grimace usually accompanied with an exclamation of why...

Making the most of rhubarb season

Frugal and delicious, with its strangely pink stems, rhubarb has long since caused confusion regarding its classification – fruit or vegetable? Technically it is a...

Day 34: Wir trafen uns in einem Garten

Cross-posted at vegansmarties April 12, 2011 Since enjoying peanut butter sandwiches for breakfast every day at my friend’s house last week, I’ve been craving peanut butter....