Spelling competition finds language stars.
Over 60 overseas students have completed this year's University of St Andrews Foundation Programme, which prepares international students for study in the UK.
A 78 year old lady epitomised the phrase 'lifelong learning' when she received her PhD from the University of St Andrews today (Friday 23 June 2006).
CAPTION: Scotland coach Berti Vogts at last year's launch. CREDIT: Ian Jacobs
CAPTION: Scotland Manager Berti Vogts with two winners from the German competition
CAPTION: Scotland's national coach, Bert Vogts. CREDIT: The Scottish Football Association.
The University of St Andrews is spearheading a campaign to counter the decline in the study of foreign languages at secondary school level, following their removal from the post-14 compulsory core curriculum.