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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Success for Students’ Association in Washstation dispute

Jamie Rodney states that the dispute still "isn't over by any means," but claims the Students' Association have made the first real progress in an ongoing issue for students in halls of residence.

Joint Councils decline to support UCU strikes

The Joint Councils of the Students’ Association have voted down a motion in support of the UCU strikes, during their last meeting of the...

InFocus: Manhattan Murphy-Brown, Alice Olomola, and the BAME Students Network

Dylan Springer sits down with the co-presidents of the new society which seeks to “engage with black and minority ethnic students and bring them into a community which cares for them.”

Students shouldn’t suffer for UCU strike

Issue 234 of The Saint, our last of the semester, covers the UCU strikes next week as its front-page story, and with just days before the strike action begins in St Andrews, it’s likely the story with which students and staff are most concerned.

UCU strikes to hit St Andrews

The UCU has asked its members in St Andrews to take action short of a strike continuously from 25 November 2019 and concluding no later than 29 April 2020. Those taking action will include some faculty such as lecturers, professors, academic and senior administrative staff.

Students urged to receive MMR vaccination

Deputy News Editor Siobhan Ali investigates the recent mumps outbreak in St Andrews

St Andrews halls compete to lower energy consumption

Editor-In-Chief of The Saint Annie Smith takes a look at the University's latest efforts for tackling climate change

Library donates fines to Mosul University

Deputy News Editor Natalie Pereira looks at the University Library's recent charitable donations to rebuilding libraries in Iraq

School of Modern Languages to introduce Mandarin as degree option

This introduction of an entirely new language to the School of Modern Languages will add an element of diversity to the primarily European languages that are currently offered at St Andrews.

Students launch Campaign for Affordable Student Housing

The priority of the campaign is ensuring that the opinions of students are heard, and to become “truly representative of the student body, willing to stand up and insist that the University has a responsibility to help tackle the crisis of affordability many students are facing.”