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News and Events from St Leonard's College

The latest news and events from St Leonard's Doctoral and Postgraduate College.

St Mary's Quad at the University of St Andrews

Reflecting on the Changing Landscape for PhD Students, 10-11 May 2018

Wednesday 18 April 2018

Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Student-Led Symposium: Reflecting on the Changing Landscape for PhD Students
10 and 11 May 2018, Glasgow Caledonian University

Hosted by the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science (SGSSS) and organised by the SGSSS student representatives, this two-day event is open to ALL social science doctoral researchers at SGSSS universities - including the University of St Andrews.

The event is free to attend, but only sixty places are available and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Early registration is therefore essential - register now online.

Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in Colombia

Wednesday 14 March 2018

UK nationals interested in postgraduate study in Colombia are invited to apply for the 2018 ICETEX Scholarships.

Colombia’s agency in charge of study loans, grants and scholarships for national and international students, ICETEX, has put in place a postgraduate scholarship scheme for foreign professionals interested in pursuing graduate studies at Colombian higher education institutions. UK nationals are eligible for this scheme which presents a new opportunity to increase British student mobility to Colombia and, hence, continue strengthening the growing Colombia-UK collaboration in higher education, science and research.

Postgraduate Scholarships in Colombia for UK Nationals - Colombia FPs (PDF, 534 KB)

Lecturing on the Theory of Knowledge

Monday 19 February 2018

In this article doctoral student Percy Leung reflects on his experience lecturing to pupils at St Leonards School in St Andrews. Percy was invited to deliver a lecture as part of the Theory of Knowledge course which pupils complete as part of their International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.

Read the full article.

Paper Trail, St Andrews Museum 17 March - 2 June 2018

Thursday 15 February 2018

New exhibition curated by St Andrews MLitt Museum and Gallery Studies students

Paper Trail is an exhibition that explores the history of paper from ancient times to the present day and across cultures.

The exhibition is organised and curated by students from the St Andrews MLitt Museum and Gallery Studies programme.

You can visit Paper Trail at St Andrews Museum 17 March to 2 June 2018.

Learn more about Paper Trail.

St Andrews Doctoral Students Join First Europaeum Scholars Programme

Thursday 04 January 2018

Great news to start the new year - three St Andrews doctoral students will be among the inaugural Europaeum Scholars.

Caroline Damgaard (School of Geography and Sustainable Development), Stephanie Haywood (School of Management), and Antonia Niehuss (School of International Relations) were among just thirty doctoral students selected from universities across Europe to be the first Europaeum Scholars.

‌Learn more about the programme and meet the Europaeum Scholars.

Dressed to the Nines at the St Leonard’s College Dinner

Sunday 22 October 2017

PG Society at STLC Dinner

Great to see so many postgraduates at this year's St Leonard's College Dinner.

Hosted in Lower College Hall by St Leonard's College and the Postgraduate Society the event brings together postgraduates and staff - and is an excuse for everyone to get suited and booted.

Many thanks to the Postgraduate Society who organised the dinner. Pictured are some of the members of the Postgraduate Society Committee including in their officer gowns Jen Bré (President, front), Fanny Empacher (Postgraduate Convenor, middle), and Mizuki Morisaki (Development Officer, back).

Keep up with the latest Postgraduate Society news and events - follow them on Facebook.

The Graduate School Leadership Seminars

Thursday 05 October 2017

In 2017-18 the Graduate School at St Leonard's College is pleased to present a series of seminars taking an interdisciplinary view of leaders and leadership.

This seminars are open to all University of St Andrews staff and postgraduates. Admission is free but places must be booked in advance.

Learn more about the Graduate School Leadership Seminars.

St Leonard’s College Magazine – Out Now

Tuesday 19 September 2017

The 2017-18 St Leonard’s College Magazine is out now and available online

This magazine features an interview with the Principal, Professor Sally Mapstone, reflections on designing a personal PhD “landscape”, a look at the benefits of public engagement, and much more.

Copies of the magazine are available from the Students’ Association Building or you can read the magazine online.

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