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  1. Media in military conflicts: The Syrian caseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... of the regime, to rally around Assad. Ola Rifai, a researcher from the Centre for Syrian Studies at St. Andrews University, notes that the opponents of the Assad regime (Saudi Arabia and Qatar) are called "traitors" ( khun ) and "conspirators" ( ...

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  2. Tributes paid as colourful former Tory MP Allan Stewart diesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... next general election following speculation over his private life. He obtained a first class degree at St Andrews University and studied at Harvard before beginning his career as a political economy lecturer until the mid-1970s. Current Eastwood MSP ...

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  3. Ben Carson is perfect to run Housing and Urban Development because he's ... a surgeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Kos

    ... theory is that Joseph built the pyramids to store grain," Carson said in a 1998 commencement speech at Andrews University, unearthed by BuzzFeed. "Now all the archaeologists think that they were made for the pharaohs' graves. But, you know, it would ...

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  4. St Andrews University's new principal targets more students from poor backgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Sunday Herald

    SCOTLAND'S oldest university has admitted it needs to do more to increase the number of students from poorer backgrounds. In an inaugural address after being installed as the 11th principal of St Andrews University Professor Sally Mapstone said widening access should be "central" to the mission of the institution.

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  5. Universities 'at tipping point' as SNP's policy of free university tuition comes under pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Sunday Herald

    ... from a wide range of other sources. Earlier this week, Professor Sally Mapstone, the new principal of St Andrews University, warned the institution would have to look at "all credible funding options" because of the financial squeeze, but it is ...

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  6. The photos of Scotland's 19th Century camera pioneersRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 1 | Scotsman.com

    ... - the forerunner to negative film - north of the border. It was a move by the former principal of St Andrews University that allowed innovation in new photography techniques and processes in Scotland to flourish. Such was the appetite for this new ...

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  7. New St Andrews head says mollycoddling of students must endRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Scotsman.com

    THE new principal at St Andrews University has criticised higher education authorities for mollycoddling undergrads with politically correct 'trigger warnings'. Professor Sally Mapstone spoke out on the matter during her first official address since taking the job as principal at St Andrews.

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  8. New principal of Scotland's oldest university targets more students from poor backgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Sunday Herald

    SCOTLAND'S oldest university has admitted it needs to do more to increase the number of students from poorer backgrounds. In an inaugural address after being installed as the 11th principal of St Andrews University Professor Sally Mapstone said widening access should be "central" to the mission of the institution.

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  9. Midway Band paying tribute to Lockey -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Sampson Independent

    ... Northumberland and France. To pay homage to his well-known talent, bagpipe musician Bill Caudill from St. Andrews University, will be part of the performance on Dec. 12. He ran a shop, Lockey Music, where he sold and repaired musical instruments for ...

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  10. Everything men and women should know about fertility testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | GlobalNews

    ... At puberty, women will have about 300,000 to 400,000 eggs in her ovarian reserve. However, a 2010 St. Andrews University study says that about 1,000 of those eggs will die during every menstrual cycle, leaving women with only 12 per cent of their ...

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  11. College basketball: No. 17 Syracuse goes for fourth straight blowoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... finding their way as they were thumped by a strong Wichita State team 85-39 and defeated NAIA member St. Andrews University 93-76 before losing to South Carolina. The Bulldogs are led by All-MEAC Preseason first-team selection Eric ...

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  12. 'Breakthrough' device could see GPs test patients for antibiotic-resistant bugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | Sunday Herald

    A DEVICE which could be used by doctors and pharmacists to detect patients infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria in as little as 20 minutes has scooped a prestigious international research prize. Scientists from St Andrews University have been presented with the Longitude Prize Discovery Award at a ceremony at the Royal Society in London tonight [mon] for the development of a light detector which can quickly identify even tiny clusters of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

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  13. PersonalRead the original story

    Monday Nov 21 | The Daily Record

    DR. JAMES HENERY, former Wooster High School teacher and Blade adviser, has bee named University Chaplain for St. Andrews University in Laurinburg, N.C. Henery also is an assistant professor in communication studies and the program coordinator for the major. Current subscribers have full access to all online news content as part of their subscription.

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  14. Sadness at sudden death of much-loved GP who served Bishopa s Cleeve for 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | This is Gloucestershire

    ... His family moved to Manchester during his childhood but he returned to his roots and attended St Andrews University in 1969, graduating in 1972 with a BSc in Medical Science. It was while working at the Bristol Children's Hospital that he met ...

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  15. Carson opts against job in Trump cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | RTE.ie

    ... has not prepared him to be a Cabinet secretary," Williams said. He made the remarks in a 1998 address at Andrews University, a school associated with the Seventh-day Adventist Church, to which he belongs. "Now all the archaeologists think that they ...

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  16. Workplace tattoos - the pros and consRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 13 | Daventry Express

    ... with tattoos might mean companies are missing out on talented workers." Academic Andrew Timming at St Andrews University, who has researched the role of tattoos in hiring practices, sees a change in attitudes as inevitable. In his research Dr ...

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  17. The movement of zinc aids in healingRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 13 | Cavalier Daily

    ... on the interaction between zinc and mammalian serum albumin after collaborating with scientists from St. Andrews University and the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom, who were already studying zinc. "One of the collaborators that Dr. Minor ...

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  18. Sharp competition for Highland OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | The Northern Scot

    ... saw Lancaster University Fencing Club member Chris Anwyl take the title in a close contest, defeating St Andrews University member Patrick Opgenoorth by 15-14. Adding to the European domination of this year's tournament, Camilla Costagliola from ...

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  19. Duchess Kate and Meghan Markle's striking similaritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Hellomagazine.com

    ... off-the-beaten-path travel has always been a big part of my life." The Duchess of Cambridge attended St. Andrews University, where she studied art history - and met her prince! Meanwhile across the pond, Meghan Meghan studied theatre and ...

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  20. RRS Discovery sets out on a different kind of voyage as masts come...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | The Daily Record

    ... be completed. The centre's latest exhibit, an interactive augmented reality installation developed by St. Andrews University, guides visitors through the ship's masts and rigging using Xbox controllers. "This is not only a historic vessel we have in ...

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