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Saturday, November 17, 2018

Community and Courage; being gay in St Andrews

Linus Erbach discusses being gay at university.

In defence of exams

Quan Nguyen (a fellow philosophy PhD student) made a case for why exams in humanities should be "abolished and replaced by alternative assessments". Not...

Exams in Humanities should be scrapped

Perhaps the start of the semester isn’t the best time to talk about its end, but here we go. Students studying humanities, from anthropology...

Uber-Taxi Face-off in Madrid: musings on innovation and change

Last Monday the sun rose over Madrid approximately ten minutes after seven. By mid-morning, the promise of an ordinary summer day began to vanish...

The Trump-Kim summit – should we be impressed?

On Tuesday 12 June, President Trump and Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un met for an unprecedented summit in Singapore. With the eyes of the world...

Fife Councillor Brian Thomson defends new HMO motion

The recent decision taken by Fife Council’s North East Fife Area Committee to recommend the introduction of an HMO overprovision policy for St Andrews,...

Opinion: the HMO ban is a poor policy and a worrying...

‘Town and gown relations’ are a tricky thing. In St Andrews the red gown, famously, was instituted in order to visibly differentiate between students...

Why we should oppose the HMO ban

The NE Fife Area Committee's decision to uphold the HMO ban and to limit the number of licenses throughout St Andrews should be opposed...

The Wonders of the Library

The wonders of the library

Should streamed films be banned from festivals?

Acclaimed  director  Steven  Spielberg  and  legendary  actress  Dame  Helen  Mirren  recently  came  out  against  Netflix-only  films  saying  they  were  dangerous  to  cinema.  This  comes ...