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International freedom fighter joins St Andrews winter graduation celebrations

Three distinguished individuals will be honoured at winter graduation, including international freedom fighter Diana Nammi.

19 November 2019University news

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New international study confirms a long-held theory about the last great mass extinction event and the evolution of marine life.

21 October 2019

St Andrews is named UK University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.

20 September 2019

St Andrews scientists have been awarded funding of over £1.1M from the UK Government to safeguard food security and health in East Africa.

18 October 2019

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Himalayan lakes are exacerbating glacial melt

The rate glaciers are melting in the Himalaya is being accelerated by lakes formed by glacial retreat new research has found.

3 December 2019Research

Minister launches blue carbon citizen science project

Natural Environment Minister Mairi Gougeon joined primary school children for the launch of a blue carbon citizen science project.

2 December 2019Public interest stories

Reach for the stars

How black holes, galaxies and the universe were created are some of the questions inspiring young women to consider a career in STEM.

2 December 2019Public interest stories

Scotland’s patron saint comes home

A fully restored statue of Scotland’s patron saint by world-renowned sculptor Sir John Steell takes pride of place in St Andrews.

30 November 2019Local community

Computer simulations help develop medical treatment for skin conditions

Computer simulations created by researchers at St Andrews could be used to create more effective treatments for tackling medical issues.

28 November 2019Research