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A celebration of how the University of St Andrews reached its £100 million fundraising target and what this has achieved.

Date Thursday June 20, 2019

On Friday 20 September 2019 students and staff stood side-by-side with school children, activists and local residents to join…

Date Thursday June 13, 2019

New methods of communicating with and entertaining people living with dementia have been developed through psychological research at…

Date Tuesday June 4, 2019

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Balance for better

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day – which calls for collective action and shared responsibility for driving a gender-balanced world – is #BalanceforBetter.

Machu Picchu

Discovering the Chanka

Dr Sabine Hyland, Social Anthropology, has conducted ethnohistorical and ethnographic research on the Chanka people of Peru, including the mysterious communication system consisting of knots on strings called khipus.