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Doctoral research scholarship

Doctoral research scholarship

Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley of Macquarie University and Dr Chandrika Kaul are delighted to announce a scholarship to support an exceptional student undertaking doctoral research.

Gandhi and the Media

Gandhi and the Media

An International conference on ‘M.K. Gandhi and the Media’ was organised by Dr Chandrika Kaul in St Andrews on 5-6 October 2019, to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Gandhi.

Prisoners or Patients?

Prisoners or Patients?

Professor Rab Houston of the School of History is guest curator for a new free exhibition by National Records of Scotland which reveals the hidden histories of prisoner-patients of the Victorian era.