Simon Pepper, Barbara Rae and Sir Jackie Stewart honoured.
Delegates from 32 countries gather in St Andrews for a major three-day conference on Statistical Ecology.
An outstanding total of over £160,000 was raised by student fundraising efforts in St Andrews this year.
CAPTION: Simon Pepper arrives and leaves for the traditional drag in style.
The new Rector of the University of St Andrews will be installed at a public ceremony next month (Friday 10 March 2006).