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  1. Study shows how chimpanzees share skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Medical News Today

    Evidence of new behaviour being adopted and transmitted socially from one individual to another within a wild chimpanzee community is publishing in the open access journal PLOS Biology . This is the first instance of social learning recorded in the wild.

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  2. Author Stan Parish to Speak at Summit Library Oct. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... Parish was born in Texas and grew up in California and New Jersey (including Summit). He attended St. Andrews University in Scotland and Wesleyan University, where he graduated with honors in 2006. He is the Deputy Editor of Bloomberg Pursuits and ...

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  3. Douglas Gibson tells stories about the storytellers aRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The London Free Press

    ... for book lovers. Now 68, Gibson was born in Kilmarnock, Scotland, in 1943. After graduating from St. Andrews University with a Masters degree in English literature, Gibson took a second MA at Harvard before emigrating to Canada in 1967. He worked ...

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  4. 'The Duchess of Cambridge is too thin!' Controversial feminist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... behave, adding that spontaneity will get her in trouble. She also states that Kate, who graduated from St Andrews University with a 2.1 honours degree in art history in 2005, is a great deal more intelligent than the rest of the royals yet is 'made ...

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  5. Principal of exclusive school leaves his job after nine monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... Forum in Dorset. The father-of-one was educated at Eastbourne College, Sussex, and is a graduate of St Andrews University, where he read Modern History. Heriot's is regarded as one of the top schools in Scotland, with more than 72 per cent of pupils ...

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  6. Brian Wilson: Enough of Nationalists' indignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ... through Freedom of Information requests by the Daily Telegraph about the treatment of the Principal of St Andrews University, Dr Louise Richardson, after she voiced concerns about the impact of independence on Scottish research funding. An "angry" ...

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  7. St. Andrews' team wins in horse showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    The St. Andrews University Western Team earned two wins at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Western Shows over the weekend. The team earned champion status both Saturday and Sunday in the competitions hosted at the St. Andrews Equestrian Center.

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  8. Scottish referendum: Now we can hope for the dawn of a new, cleaner politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The Independent

    ... the integrity of the Scottish institutions, as in the recent attempt to coerce the principal of St Andrews University into "clarifying" her sceptical views on independence. Most business leaders either signed up for the cause and were rewarded, or ...

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  9. Gordon Brown in call for unity of Yes/No campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Fife Now

    ... of Book Festivals in the country as an example of one such way ahead. Alistair Moffat, rector of St Andrews University, and the man behind many such initiatives, was also present to say the work had started. The ''idea of congregation'' saw him ken ...

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  10. A 'blazing row' sparked careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Evening Times

    ... the SNP after a reported row with a Labour canvasser on his doorstep. His son stayed with the party at St Andrews University, where he studied medieval history and economics. He got involved in student politics but reportedly grew disillusioned with ...

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  11. Bullying gambler who lost his biggest bet: How nobody but Alex...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... 'family'. Should the West Lothian-born civil servant's son have sensed as much when he attended St Andrews University during a time when Scottish nationalism was little more than a fringe movement? He was as Labour as his father Robert in those days ...

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  12. Former N.C. poet laureate to speak at St. AndrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Former North Carolina Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti will be the featured reader at the St. Andrews University Writers' Forum on Thursday. The reading, which is free and open to the public, begins at 8 p.m. in the Ronald H. Bayes Writers' Forum Lounge of Orange Hall on the University campus.

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  13. Tired Alex Salmond steps down after the fight of his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... on December 31, 1954, Alexander Eliott Anderson Salmond is Scottish born and bred, graduating from St Andrews University in economics and medieval history. David Torrance, author of Salmond: Against the Odds , said Salmond and former prime minister ...

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  14. Profile: Alex Salmond's date with destinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    AN argument among the ancient stones of St Andrews University set Alex Salmond on a path that almost led the citizens of Scotland to abandon the Union. As a student of medieval history and economics he listened as his then girlfriend, the secretary of the Labour Club, told him: "if you feel like that go and join the bloody SNP!" He did, the very next day.

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  15. VIDEO: Alex Salmond's career in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | BBC News

    From his days as a member of the Federation of Student nationalists at St Andrews University to the 2011 election when he led his party to the first majority government at Holyrood and spearheaded the "Yes" campaign in the referendum on Scottish independence.

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  16. The Alex Salmond storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | BBC News

    ... with ice cream. But he did not cut his ties with Labour and join the SNP officially until he got to St Andrews University, where he studied medieval history and economics. He got involved in student politics but was growing increasingly ...

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  17. Scotland First Minister Alex Salmond resigns after losing independence referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... church, where his mother was an elder, and the town's oldest pub. He studied economics and history at St Andrews University.

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  18. Historic Royal and Ancient Golf Club Votes to Admit WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Mashable

    ... According to Time, some of the first anticipated women members will be USGA president Judy Bell and St. Andrews University principal Louise Richardson. The decision comes as Scotland prepares to make a historic vote on a larger scale, with polls ...

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  19. Salmond defiant after defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... on December 31, 1954, Alexander Eliott Anderson Salmond is Scottish born and bred, graduating from St Andrews University in economics and medieval history. Then a lawmaker in the British parliament, in 1990 Salmond took over leadership of the ...

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  20. It's a yes! Royal and Ancient golf club at St Andrews votes to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... are open to the public. Earlier this year, Professor Louise Richardson, the first woman principal of St Andrews University, spoke out against the ban on women. She has until now been denied honorary membership of the club, an honour given to her ...

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