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Poet portrait unveiled by National Galleries

The National Galleries of Scotland will unveil a portrait of renowned Scottish poet and University academic, John Burnside.

21 February 2019University news

World’s oldest periodic table chart found in St Andrews

A periodic table chart discovered at the University is thought to be the oldest in the world.

17 January 2019University news

Game of Thrones star to appear in St Andrews

Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams is coming to St Andrews as part of the University’s Careers Week.

10 January 2019University news

Tennyson in focus

One of the most famous nineteenth-century collaborations between a poet and a photographer finds a home at the University of St Andrews.

3 January 2019University news

St Andrews strikes new European deal on eve of Brexit

St Andrews strikes a deal with one of Europe’s leading universities in a move seen as a major statement of intent ahead of Brexit.

19 December 2018University news

Golden lion tamarins hear the call of the wild

Golden lion tamarins use unique vocal calls to help their offspring learn valuable life skills, according to new research.

14 December 2018University news

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

Prince of Jordan visits St Andrews

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

28 November 2018University news