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News archive 2017

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Dressing to Remember

Thursday 20 April 2017

St Andrews researcher to highlight Dementia with vintage fashion show

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Celebrating a ten-year relationship with Santander

Thursday 20 April 2017

More than £1 million to benefit students

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Lost writing of the Inkas discovered

Thursday 20 April 2017

St Andrews anthropologist finds first phonetic Inka writing

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Teaching Excellence Awards 2017

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Staff recognised for outstanding contribution

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Fish pool their experience to solve problems collectively

Tuesday 18 April 2017

Implications for business and bio-inspired swarm robotics

Better than birdie for Saints golfers

Friday 14 April 2017

First year St Andrews student claims BUCS Order of Merit

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Dressing to remember

Friday 14 April 2017

St Andrews researcher to highlight Dementia with vintage fashion show

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Cycling distinction for St Andrews

Wednesday 12 April 2017

University wins cycle-friendly accolade

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New research centre to inform housing policy in the UK

Thursday 06 April 2017

St Andrews key partner in independent centre

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Booker Prize-nominated author comes to St Andrews

Monday 03 April 2017

George Macrae Burnet present 'His Bloody Project' in a public lecture and in conversation with Principal Professor Sally Mapstone

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St Andrews Prize for the Environment

Wednesday 22 March 2017

2017 Finalists Announced

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10 Days On The Rocks

Friday 31 March 2017

The largest student-run arts festival in Scotland returns to St Andrews

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Aggressor or protector?

Tuesday 28 March 2017

Whether women view men as aggressors or protectors predicts their masculinity preferences

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Living and Learning in St Andrews

Monday 27 March 2017

New museum gallery explores lives of University students

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Newly-discovered peatlands must be protected to prevent climate change

Monday 20 March 2017

Commercial agriculture also threatens iconic species

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New tennis centre to breed future champions

Tuesday 21 March 2017

Four-court arena to be built in St Andrews to encourage more people to play tennis at all levels

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New technology reveals old Edinburgh

Friday 17 March 2017

St Andrews research brings 16th Century capital back to life

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SWiM: an evolution in one-handed texting

Friday 17 March 2017

Shape Writing in Motion

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Running away from Einstein

Wednesday 15 March 2017

Galaxies flying away faster than current theory allows

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Exposure for hidden learning

Wednesday 15 March 2017

Award-winning artwork inspired by women in science at University of St Andrews

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Biogenic haze formation fuelled planetary oxidation

Tuesday 14 March 2017

Revealing the hazy details of the Great Oxidation Event

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Farming in Fife in the 1800s

Monday 13 March 2017

Local farmer’s diary provides fascinating insight into daily life in the 19th century

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St Andrews researchers help secure survival of the Baltic Sea harbour porpoise

Wednesday 08 March 2017

World’s largest ever acoustic wildlife survey helps shape conservation

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Woody Woodpecker laughs in the face of politics

Wednesday 08 March 2017

New evidence suggests birds have mastered cooperative living

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Celebrating four decades of Transatlantic scholarship

Tuesday 07 March 2017

St Andrews students chosen for a year of study in the United States

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MSP marks Scottish Apprenticeship Week

Tuesday 07 March 2017

Willie Rennie meets University of St Andrews apprentices

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Research into seal population decline takes centre stage at World Mobile Congress

Monday 27 February 2017

Sea Mammal Research Unit at the cutting edge of technology

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University bid for 500 Tay Cities Deal jobs

Monday 27 February 2017

St Andrews has "ambitious" plans for the redevelopment of Eden Campus

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Government funding for St Andrews Community Carbon Challenge

Friday 24 February 2017

Bid to reduce carbon emissions by 600 tonnes

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Families at war

Wednesday 22 February 2017

The struggle between maternal and paternal genes is real, say researchers

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Access scheme opens door to University of St Andrews

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Summer Schools offer university experience

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You’re hired!

Tuesday 21 February 2017

St Andrews Apprenticeship scheme marks ten years with latest recruitment drive

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St Andrews scientist awarded Polar Medal

Tuesday 21 February 2017

Former director of SMRU recognised for his research on the ecology of seals

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The Art of Religion

Friday 17 February 2017

Arts project teams researchers and composers with Sir James MacMillan

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Promoting museum participation in remote Scotland, Latin America and the Caribbean

Tuesday 14 February 2017

Value of community museums focus of major international study

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RSE Honour for St Andrews Academics

Tuesday 14 February 2017

Two St Andrews academics join the Royal Society of Edinburgh

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Dolphin population will take 40 years to recover from Deepwater Horizon disaster

Monday 13 February 2017

New international study highlights ongoing damage to marine mammals

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Hisham Matar discusses tale of dissidents and betrayal

Thursday 09 February 2017

Booker Prize nominated author delivers free public lecture

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PRIDE of St Andrews

Wednesday 08 February 2017

Fife’s longest-running LGBT+ Pride Parade invites community involvement

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Nitrogen Revolution: study breathes new life into 2.3 billion year old ‘Great Oxidation Event’

Tuesday 07 February 2017

Nitrogen captured in ancient rocks from South Africa provides fresh insights into the co-evolution of Earth and life

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Lizards and Ladders

Monday 06 February 2017

First evidence of how early social environment affects lizard learning

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The Liberal University and its Enemies

Friday 03 February 2017

Remembering the longest rectorial address ever delivered and revisiting its themes

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St Andrews and the UK Teaching Excellence Framework

Thursday 26 January 2017

University to take part in new national appraisal of teaching quality

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New research debunks honey bee pesticide study

Monday 23 January 2017

Agrochemical company’s findings “misleading”

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Humanity through the lens of the Universe

Monday 23 January 2017

Multidisciplinary centre for exoplanet science to study what makes humanity ‘special’

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Deputy First Minister’s commitment to diversity and equality in education

Thursday 19 January 2017

Address to education conference at University of St Andrews

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University to unveil plans for new music centre

Friday 13 January 2017

£8m building proposed in heart of town

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Arclight – a medical revolution

Thursday 12 January 2017

Device could save the sight of millions

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New mapping reveals vast peatlands in the Congo Basin

Wednesday 11 January 2017

Area almost twice the size of Scotland

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St Andrews excavations uncover valuable archaeology

Monday 09 January 2017

Pottery and flint tools reveal ancient trade

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Around 60 remain of the world’s most threatened porpoise

Thursday 05 January 2017

Endangered species threatened by illegal fishing