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New research on the causes of fertility fluctuations

A University research team has been awarded a £708,000 ESRC grant to investigate the causes of recent fertility fluctuations in the UK.

20 August 2019Research

New Zealand mosque attacks evidence

Director of the CSTPV Dr Tim Wilson has been giving evidence to The Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Attack on Christchurch Mosques.

15 August 2019University news

Golf success par for the course

The University Schoolgirls Championship saw 35 young women golfers from around the world come together to compete at the Home of Golf.

15 August 2019Sport

New apprentices at the University of St Andrews

The Estates Department have taken on seven new apprentices as part of a recruitment programme for modern apprentices.

13 August 2019University news

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

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

Porpoise faces extinction

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 2019Research