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Sunday, September 23, 2018

Carla Jenkins: catfishing, my cautionary tale

A St Andrews student explains her experience with catfishing and her relationship that wasn't quite what she originally thought

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,...

Why am I so SAD?

The seasons are something we all experience. They are an unavoidable part of being human. But the way winter affects our overall mood can have a worryingly...

An insight into life on the street in Nepal

Huddling in a circle with four individuals, ranging from the ages of three to early twenties, I spoke with a group of friends known...

Blurred lines: gender norms and nonconformity in the Bubble

  My alma mater, Brighton College, recently introduced a new uniform rule to accommodate transgender students, which made it the first college in the country...

Surviving St Andrews with an eating disorder

A first-hand perspective on the difficulties of perturbed eating as a student in St Andrews, and how they overcome the challenges they face.

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.”

Please Do Touch

I think we can be honest. At first glance, a ‘Massage Society’ sounds, if nothing else, a bit risqué. Then again, maybe that’s part...

The return of Rowling

With Harry Potter sales topping 450 million books worldwide, it is difficult to imagine anything ranking higher. However, J.K. Rowling’s latest novel, The Casual...

London Games

I have to confess – I am not into sports. Apart from an occasional trip to Ma Bells to watch football with friends, I...