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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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...

The St Andrews Odyssey

Deputy features editor Lara Guneri reports on the commuter student experience

36 Hours in Ohrid

Ohrid is a newly opened, little known corner of Macedonia that should become an integral stop on a tour of Europe’s culture. It is...

36 Hours in Salzburg

Nestled within the storybook scenery of the Austrian Alps and just a stone’s throw from the German border, Salzburg is among the most picturesque,...

The New Silk Road: A look at the Belt Road Initiative

Second year student Charles Stevens discusses his new project The New Silk Road, which will investigate various proposals and promises of the new Belt Road Initiative. Deputy features editor Catriona Aitken writes about the details shared in their conversation.

American teaching English in China

To be perfectly honest, I signed up to teach English in China over the summer almost on a whim. I went to a presentation,...

36 Hours in Frankfurt

Deputy Features editor Catriona Aitken shines a light on her experiences during a winter trip to the German city of Frankfurt.

Jonathan Bucks Races 2 Barcelona

"Hitch hiking and charities: it’s all just a bit 1980s, isn’t it?" I couldn’t help but agree with the chubby East Coast duty officer...

Beyond the horizon

Alongside the cliché of the ‘Gap Yah’, is the year abroad.  I asked a friend just returned from Germany whether it was worth it. ...

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...