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Lost letters from historical greats rediscovered

Letters from Burns, Lord Byron, Beethoven and Ben Franklin among those donated to the University

24 October 2017Research

To a yes?

The Bard would vote for independence, says leading expert.

10 January 2014Research

Whisky a no go

New Bill will sabotage Scotland’s top export, claims expert.

25 January 2012Business

‘The Bard’ named Scottish Book of the Year

Professor Robert Crawford has won a major award for his biography of Robert Burns.

1 December 2009Awards

Oor wullie: Burns and Shakespeare

An academic at the University of St Andrews has claimed that it was as a direct result of the influence of Robert Burns that Shakespeare became known as 'the bard'.

25 January 2005Research

Celebration of Robert Burns’ favourite poet

A live poetry event featuring a galaxy of contemporary Scottish poets is to be held at the University of St Andrews.

3 September 2000University news