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What 36 Hours in ICE Detention Taught me

The opinions expressed in this article are that of the author's and do not necessarily represent those of The Saint. The author is a former...

Why Dervish must be destroyed

I remember my first day in St Andrews with immense fondness. I was nervous to find out who shared my corridor. I was keen...

Is the University Catering as sustainable as it claims to be?

There is no argument that we have seen the life-threatening impacts of climate change over the past few years. Food loss and waste in particular...

Where’s our reality TV star?

To my own surprise, I must admit, the world has somehow survived almost an entire term of Trump in office (unless you’re reading this...

Devil’s Advocate: Is Extinction Rebellion helpful for our society?

Yes - Jack Campbell Yes - Jack Campbell In our increasingly polarised world, there is one issue which can seemingly unite us all — or, at...

Upfront sport costs are unaffordable

I don’t have the best memory, but one thing I do remember from the cacophony that was last year’s student elections, at the hall...

The highs and lows of being a foreign au-pair

As a Spanish student in St Andrews, I felt I had three options at the end of my second year: take a year out...

Churchill Gowns: Robin Hood, or Robbing Us?

The University of St Andrews is known for many things: an idyllic coastal campus, its historic reputation as a world leader in education —...

Heroes: The three figures which changed politics in our age

Galileo Galilei famously said “sad is a world that is in need of heroes” and for a long time it was clear that, at...

BAME right-wingers are not “race traitors”—shame on those who say they...

I’m sure I was not alone in being rather surprised at the number of BAME officials in Boris Johnson’s new cabinet. Three of the...