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Monday, November 19, 2018

For St Andrews and its students, The Saint must vote No

“Ever to excel” is the elegantly ambitious motto of the University of St Andrews, and for 600 years it has excelled indeed. We stand...

First Minister’s EU and independence comments provoke debate among students

The First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, voiced her concerns on the EU/ UK debate on 22 February, saying that there was a “real...

Editorial: Fife Park houses (1972-2013)

Forty years later, the Fife Park houses are finally to be put out of their misery. The announcement has been a long time coming:...

Petition launched for fossil-free St Andrews

A petition has been launched calling on the University Court to divest all of its investments in fossil fuel extracting companies, following a growing...

Editorial: Issue 164

New. New term, new people (all over the place, from the Sabbs to the Saint editorial team), new Saint. This very editorial has shifted...

Editorial: Our Bubble is full to bursting

Yet again, we are forced to return to the age-old issue of problems with University accommodation. Despite the imminent demolition of Fife Park, St...

Editorial 209: preserving education post-Brexit

It is clear that Professor Sally Mapstone has taken office as principal during one of the most tumultuous periods in the history of Scotland’s...

Editorial: Our community is helping students…

We must be doing something right. The figures reported today show that St Andrews has fewer students dropping out in their first year than...

Editorial: Issue 173

And Now His Watch Is Ended. As well as being the title of this week’s terrific episode of Game of Thrones (come on, there was...

Editorial: Issue 170

Issue 170. A good round number. To celebrate The Saint reaching this milestone, I’m going to do something that I haven’t in quite some...