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Monday, June 24, 2019

The low down on our traditions

St Andrews prides itself on tradition and, over the last 600 years, has certainly accumulated enough of it.

A dumpster dinner

Can actions that are seemingly innocuous, such as our eating habits, be transformed to create a political message? Freegans certainly believe so. The Freegan movement...

Where are they now?

Olly Lennard creatively spits on your childhood. This week: Speedy Gonzales Speedy Gonzales, the fastest mouse in Mexico, was born in 1953 as a distant cousin...

Head over wheels

As officially the clumsiest person in the world, I have been doomed to live a life of no team sports. Do believe me when...

How to be a Man

1 . Kill and prepare your own food. Take the pheasant I ate only a few days ago; prepared and cooked it myself. Granted,...

10 Reasons not to become a GP

1 General practitioners are failed brain surgeons. GPs are doctors, but there are doctors and there are doctors. A top-flight consultant physician to Her...

Strokes of Incognito: Mexican female painters, past and present

In a 1966 lecture titled “Women and Creativity”, Simone de Beauvoir addressed the issue of gender inequality in the art world. She held that...

A king is born: the importance of a name

This article is the second and final installment in this series on Prince George of Cambridge, the son of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess...

The Principal: Three Years On

Going into this interview, I did not know what to expect at all. To be honest, I was feeling a little intimidated by the...

Get Your Green On

Walk more As mentioned, St Andrews is a small place. Granted, the weather is not always favourable, and, granted, DRA is indeed light years away...