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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.

2019 SAIMS Graduate Conference

2019 SAIMS Graduate Conference

Saint Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies (SAIMS) held its annual postgraduate conference, welcoming colleagues from around Europe and the United Kingdom.

Dr Arthur der Weduwen awarded Menno Hertzberger Aanmoedigingsprijs

Dr Arthur der Weduwen awarded Menno Hertzberger Aanmoedigingsprijs

Dr Arthur der Weduwen for being awarded the sixth Menno Hertzberger Aanmoedigingsprijs for his first book, Dutch and Flemish Newspapers of the Seventeenth Century (Brill, 2017)

Royal Asiatic Society Medal for Professor Carole Hillenbrand

Royal Asiatic Society Medal for Professor Carole Hillenbrand

Congratulations to Professor Carole Hillenbrand who was awarded the Medal of the Royal Asiatic Society jointly with her husband Professor Robert Hillenbrand.