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St Andrews Principal asked to extend contract

Principal Professor Sally Mapstone is to lead St Andrews for a further five years after her current contract concludes in 2021.

21 January 2020University news

St Andrews students combat climate emergency by cutting food waste

Students at the University of St Andrews have ditched trays to cut food waste and combat climate emergency.

27 November 2019University news

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

Counter terrorism experts gather in St Andrews

Some of the biggest names in counter terrorism and academia will gather in St Andrews to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the CSTPV.

4 November 2019Events, University news

University celebrates European partnership with double bill of orchestral concerts

A musical celebration of the partnership between St Andrews and Bonn Universities will take place in the Younger Hall this month.

2 October 2019University news

St Andrews strengthens its links with Bonn

While the UK wrestles with the vexed question of Brexit, the University is cementing a relationship with one of Europe’s great universities.

2 October 2019University news

Global Challenges

Distinguished environmental scientist, Professor Glen MacDonald from UCLA, will give a talk on the world’s climate change crisis.

1 October 2019University news

First Minister opens new Scottish Oceans Institute

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon officially opens the new Scottish Oceans Institute (SOI) building, a global hub for marine research.

30 September 2019University news

Early diagnosis key to survival

A new institute has been created to help improve earlier diagnosis of cancer, cardiovascular disease, mental health and infection.

24 September 2019University news

Climate change protest

Newly arrived Visiting Global Fellow, Glen MacDonald, was awestruck by the massive turnout in St Andrews for the Climate Change Strike.

23 September 2019University news