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University to tackle climate crisis

University appoints former Chief Scientific Adviser to UK government, Professor Sir Ian Boyd, to lead its response to the climate crisis.

19 February 2020University news

End of term recycling project under way

Student volunteers are helping to minimise waste and benefit the St Andrews community.

25 May 2018Local community

New low-carbon living community space opens its doors

The Kernel based in Botanic Gardens

3 November 2017Local community

Green data centre wins gold award for third time

St Andrews remains only university with accolade

24 October 2017Awards

Park and pedal

Everyone is familiar with the benefits of regular exercise. Most obviously, improved cardiovascular fitness, better muscle tone and increased fat burning potential. Not to mention reducing stress and fighting off low mood with those post-exercise feel good endorphins. It was with these points in mind that I decided to take advantage of Transition’s park and […]

19 February 2016Local community

MUSA is going greener

University museum awarded gold Green Tourism award

26 August 2014University news

University proposes teaching and theatre alliance with the Byre Theatre

The University of St Andrews has proposed a major rescue package for the Byre Theatre, which would see the award-winning venue reopen permanently for university and community use.

10 April 2014University news

Food for thought

Why local is best.

20 February 2013Local community

University of St Andrews receives top gold award from British Computer Society

The University of St Andrews has won a top award for the green design and performance of a new computer data centre which is helping to reduce the institution’s carbon footprint – and saving £65k a year on its electricity bills.

12 December 2012Awards

University lumbers up for 600th anniversary

University of St Andrews to plant 600 trees to mark its 600 years.

21 March 2012University news