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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Britain and the European Union: in or out?

Jamie Macwhirter and Alex Wellesely discuss the benefits and disadvantages of the UK's membership in the European Union, and weigh the consequences of secession

Devil’s advocate: Has the Students’ Association failed us?

Yes The Students’ Association has failed us. It’s interesting that it’s called the Students’ Association. Might that be because we are ourselves that institution? ...

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

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

Can we live without Facebook?

Sam Mills and Kathryn Nielsen argue about whether a life without Facebook is a life worth living

DEVIL’S ADVOCATE: Should the pope be arrested?

Yes JH Ramsay I’m going to stick with the facts here, and let the argument form itself. I’m not going to try to persuade you, I’m...

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...

Devil’s Advocate: Do grades represent intelligence?

Yes When considering the question of whether or not grades reflect intelligence there are several spheres of inquiry which must be eliminated. One may have...

Devil’s Advocate: Is the royal wedding eclipsing our education?

Yes Our classes were moved out of Salvator’s Quad and there were inevitable traffic disruptions. Annoying? Yes, but this will hardly lead to all of...

DEVIL’S ADVOCATE: Are Christmas lights ethical?

Nick Cassella and Lucy Keen debate the ethics behind this sign of festive cheer

The eternal freshers’ dilemma: to study or to socialise?

I’ve barely studied for two years and don’t regret a thing I am about to embark on my third year at St Andrews. I do...