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Friday, January 18, 2019

Public Finances in Independent Scotland

Raisa Muhtar reflects on the latest "Transforming Scotland" lecture from Dr Craig Dalzell, on the potential financial circumstances and feasibility of an independent Scotland.

Will Delhi’s brutal gang-rape spark permanent changes for the treatment of...

Driving through Dharamsala, a small rural town in Northern Indian known for its Tibetan community and centred around the activities of the Dalai Lama,...

Review: the St Andrews Foreign Affairs Conference: ‘War on Terror: What...

Taylor Carey reviews the FAS’ academic conference, featuring an impressive array of speakers

From the classroom to the boardroom

The management society’s third annual Women in Business Forum is scheduled for Tuesday. Learn why this event is important for everyone.

The First Wives Club

China has a new president in Xi Jingping, and with him comes a new first lady.  Peng Liyuan, an iconic pop/folk-singer in her own...

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.”

Trigger Happy: Maddie Armstrong asks should university really be a ‘safe...

In her first interview as the vice chancellor of the University of Oxford earlier this month, former principal of St Andrews Louise Richardson boldly...

Big shoes to fill

The process is underway to find our new principal 

Crisis in Ukraine: Russia’s annexation of Crimea

The situation in Ukraine has rapidly become one of the 21st century’s defining challenges. The crisis will likely have major ramifications for Russia, Europe,...

An open letter to my donors: One scholarship recipient shares what...

Dear contributors to the R&A Ransome Trust: Last year I received a very generous postgraduate scholarship from you, which enabled me to live and study...