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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

InFocus: St Andrews rower rescued from Atlantic

St Andrews student Tom Sauer was rescued from the Atlantic in January after his boat capsized. Sauer was participating in a rowing race when...

Green Week launches: The Saint interviews organiser Kirsten Jenkins

1: Could you explain what Green Week is, and its aims? Put simply, Green Week is a student organised and lead week of activities and...

St Andrews students to cycle across Africa

This summer, Stuart Charters and Caroline Damgaard, members of the Challenge 2012: Pedal Africa expedition team, will cycle 4,000km across Southern Africa to raise...

“Things go wrong, things blow up, things decide not to work...

Dan Palmer, fourth-year History stu­dent, is currently in charge of Ents, a term which he uses with much restraint since, as he puts it,...

InFocus: Meg Platt, Director of Student Development and Activities

Erin Lyons: We’re half way through the first semester, how is it going so far as DoSDA? Meg Platt: It’s going really well, it’s just...

InFocus: Vinnie Straub, founder of the “Pop-Down Café”

We interviewed one of the founders of the group that go “dumpster-diving” for food to share, with friends and strangers alike, at their self-made “café” on Hope Street in aid of the environment.

In Focus: Phil Pass on refreshers’ week and the union

The Saint’s Eloise Porter sits down with Phil Pass, Director of Events and Services at the Students’ Association to talk about about Refrshers’ Week...

InFocus: Bernie Munro, accommodation petition writer

The Saint speaks to first year Bernie Munro about why he started the petition about accommodation.

InFocus: Maxwell Baldi, Association Chair

Sporting his usual spiffing bow tie and a preppy blazer, Maxwell Baldi is not hard to spot as he walks into the Union bar...

InFocus: Rachel Coleman, Class Gift convenor

For most people the words ‘Class Gift’ mean – if anything – planting a tree in the quad or donating a nice telescope. Maybe...