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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Gender disparities in Scottish universities: What barriers still persist?

Undoubtedly, women have experienced a dramatic transformation in access to higher education in Scotland. While once a rare and shocking prospect, university is now...

Pack up your troubles with Local Student Storage

It’s been an excellent year for student entrepreneurs. Within The Saint alone, we have explored countless stories of successful student start-ups hitting the high...

Wake up and smell the KeepCup

Amid the climate change strikes taking place and the headlines warning against the imminent threat of plastic, there is a university student staple that...

Victoria’s secret is out

Victoria’s Secret, a fashion brand that is known worldwide for its pretty lingerie and iconic pink and white striped pyjamas, recently came under scrutiny...

Say ‘Yes!’ to safe, affordable and convenient travel

Yes!Cab, the latest innovation to be introduced to the St Andrews’ community, is an exciting new initiative, begun by two of the university’s very...

Fuelled by fear: the True Crime trend

True crime provides the perfect procrastination. Having an unfinished essay due the next day is a seemingly small issue compared to accidentally marrying a...

Community expression through theatre: what can St Andrews’ theatrical scene tell...

As we approach the final few weeks of the semester, the marketing campaigns of numerous student productions flood our notifications. Deputy features editor Siobhan Ali spoke to a number of students involved in such productions, gaining insight into the important societal role of self-expression within this cherished theatrical tradition of St Andrews.

Dry February: My Teetotal Month in the Bubble

Elen Young walks us through the highs and lows of elected sobriety in St Andrews, as she challenges herself for charity with Dry February

FS: Behind the designs

Elizabeth Milne spoke to Kameron Cooper, one of the contributing young designers to this year’s FS event, about everything from her very first sewing machine to how her music playlist informs her fashion sense.

A traditional folk-us

Over the weekend of 22-24 February, the St Andrews Folk and Traditional Music Society hosted their second annual folk music festival. Being the third...