Skip to content


Searching in category: Public interest stories

Listening to the past

Where next for the “veritable hotbed of feminism”?

21 November 2018Public interest stories

St Andrews commemorates Armistice centenary with Royal Scots

St Andrews commemorates students who were killed serving with The Royal Scots to mark the centenary of the First World War.

12 November 2018Public interest stories

Pioneering Scottish photographer takes centre stage at St Andrews Festival

Pioneering Scottish photographer George Washington Wilson’s extensive collection will feature in the St Andrews Photography Festival 2018.

27 September 2018Public interest stories

Ferguson Marine to develop renewables-powered hydrogen ferry – HySeas III

A Scottish shipyard is building the first sea-going ferry fuelled by hydrogen, marking a shift towards emissions-free marine transport.

19 June 2018Public interest stories

Michael Morpurgo on The Home Front

Award-winning children’s author Michael Morpurgo held a special event with hundreds of school children to mark the WWI centenary.

19 June 2018Public interest stories

Saltire Society announces its first woman president

University of St Andrews Principal Sally Mapstone will be the Scottish culture champion's new president.

1 June 2018Public interest stories

St Andrews hosts pioneering ethics debating tournament

Students from across the country will take part in the inaugural John Stuart Mill Cup.

28 May 2018Public interest stories

University Statement on Professor Clara Ponsati

Clara is a valued colleague and we are committed to protect and support her. As her employer and an institution committed to the defence of free speech, we are deeply concerned by recent developments, their motives and potential consequences. In the current circumstances, we believe there are legitimate arguments that Clara is being targeted for […]

9 March 2018Public interest stories

Sir James MacMillan reignites the creative power of Christian inspiration

World-renowned composer Sir James MacMillan supports ground-breaking project.

22 February 2018Public interest stories

Careers are not like ladders: Female academics talk complexity

University of St Andrews publishes inspiring stories of female academics.

2 February 2018Public interest stories