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Monday, February 18, 2019

Were Serena Williams’ actions in the US Open final justified?

Lewis Frain, Joel McInally YES  The scenes at the US Open final were not the nicest to watch; it  seems a  general  opinion has  been  formed which  says  Serena Williams  has  let people down and is ...

Should the University of St Andrews join the NUS?

YES Joining the National Union of Students (NUS) is a matter of practicality and of principle. By joining a nationwide student association we are strengthening...

Devil’s Advocate: Should international students pay for access to the NHS?

We take a look at two sides of the coin on this divisive issue.

Should Sabbatical officers be allowed to run for consecutive terms?

YES Rome wasn’t built in a day. Our University, almost as old and prestigious, can only change so much in one nine-month term. Student leaders...

Is Valentine’s Day a corporate, consumerist holiday?

Or is it a time to celebrate love, be it love of yourself or another?

Does principal Louise Richardson deserve her £30,000 bonus?

You voted No, here's what our writers had to say.

It’s ball season – but are black tie events at St...

YES The Kate Kennedy Club's balls raise thousands of pounds each. FS is targeting £50,000 this year. Be as cynical and tight-fisted as you want,...

The 5p plastic bag charge: green policy worth the inconvenience?

Yes: With the damaging impact of plastic bags on our environment, it is time to challenge the deeply ingrained habits of our throw-away society.  The...

The Raisin Question: does St Andrews have a drinking problem?

  When our own library deems it necessary to remind students that drinking there is a bad idea, it's time to rethink our relationship with...

Pret A Manger in St Andrews: cause for celebration or a...

The greater good vs. The rights of small businesses