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University medic helps in the fight against Ebola

Dr Derek Sloan travelled to Rwanda with the DfID to help WHO and others bolster Ebola preparedness activities.

13 August 2019Public interest stories

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One of the world’s most endangered animals could face extinction within a year due to gillnet fishing, St Andrews researchers have warned.

31 July 2019

Finlaggan, the lost medieval home of the Lords of the Isles, has been reconstructed virtually by experts at the University of St Andrews.

23 May 2019

Two intrepid students return after a 10,000km cycle through Africa to help the fight against preventable blindness and deafness.

27 May 2019

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University of St Andrews Templeton Foundation grant

The School of Divinity has been awarded a £2.3 million grant in science-engaged theology from the John Templeton Foundation.

13 August 2019Awards

Public consultation on University plans for Albany Park

The University is submitting a fresh planning application to provide 960 student beds at Albany Park.

9 August 2019Local community

Ancient rivals battle it out in Scottish Varsity rugby matches

Ancient rugby rivals, the Universities of St Andrews and Edinburgh, go head to head in the world’s oldest varsity rugby matches.

8 August 2019Sport

University to slash carbon footprint

St Andrews has embarked on a £3.75m energy conservation overhaul to reduce its carbon footprint by 950 tonnes a year.

2 August 2019University news

Prestigious research grants worth over a quarter of a million pounds awarded to University

World-leading scientists from St Andrews have been awarded over a quarter of a million pounds of research funding from the Leverhulme Trust.

22 July 2019Awards