Skip to content


3083 stories found

Banned toxins passed from mother to young in European dolphins

Dolphins in the northern Adriatic contain high levels of toxic chemicals and are passing them to their young.

10 December 2018Research

Obesity epidemic risking eyesight of young adults

Scotland’s obesity epidemic could be damaging the eyesight of young adults, according to new research from St Andrews and NHS Fife.

7 December 2018Research

Universities recognised in UK’s Best Breakthroughs list

The global impact of research carried out at the Universities of Abertay, Dundee and St Andrews has been recognised.

6 December 2018Awards

St Andrews philosopher in Catholic top 50

Prominent St Andrews academic named one of the world’s most influential Catholics alongside Bruce Springsteen and Martin Scorsese.

5 December 2018University news

St Andrews Institute for Gender Studies

Academics from across the University joined forces to launch the St Andrews Institute for Gender Studies (StAIGS).

4 December 2018University news

Not so handy Andy

The owners of a much-loved statue of Scotland’s patron saint have appealed for the safe return of his left hand.

30 November 2018University news

Alumni Carol Service

Traditional carols will again bring a special atmosphere to this year’s Alumni Carol Service at the University of St Andrews on 10 December.

29 November 2018Local community

Prince of Jordan visits St Andrews

Principal Mapstone welcomes HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan to the University.

28 November 2018University news

Messiah celebration

Principal Professor Sally Mapstone will host a reception to mark the 40th anniversary of the formation of the St Andrews Chorus.

22 November 2018Public interest stories

St Andrews student company breaks records at National Food Awards

A St Andrews student start-up company swept both regional and national awards at the annual Scottish Asian Food Awards.

22 November 2018Awards