Yazmin Taylor

Yazmin Taylor
St. Andrews University


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St Andrews grades and student satisfaction improve despite pandemic

The overall satisfaction level was the highest the University has recorded in the last six years

Hundreds sign petition as St A ‘ends contract of only female Gender Studies professor’

Over 1,500 academics and students have signed a petition condemning the decision

Snow way St A: Here are St Andrews’ best snow pics this week

The Cathedral ruins looked MAGICAL

St Andrews students to receive rent refunds for halls of residence

Students will be refunded until in-person teaching resumes

Five St Andrews students on what it’s like to stay at uni over Christmas

“my flight was cancelled last minute”

17 memes that will just make sense to St Andrews students

Come and procrastinate with us

All the moments in season four of The Crown that St Andrews students can relate to

This has been one long, painful, uninterrupted crisis

Over 35 St Andrews students and graduates complain of racism and homophobia

St Andrews students are using a new Instagram account to share experiences of racism at the uni

St Andrews students still able to travel home despite Covid restrictions, uni confirms

Students will be able to join one other household

St Andrews students make urgent appeal video after outbreak of Legionella

Sallies students have had a rough week

St Andrews moved to Tier 3 and testing will be offered to students going home

Tier 3 restrictions will be in force from tomorrow

St Andrews uni launches new reporting tool to tackle ‘discrimination and harm’

It will include a secure channel for making named or anonymous reports

St Andrews in Tier 2 with 154 students currently in isolation

There are currently 24 confirmed cases at the university

Meet the St Andrews students behind the care package business Saint Care

100 per cent of proceeds go toward charity YoungMind UK

St Andrews elects Dr Leyla Hussein, first black female rector in the uni’s 600 years

She said: ‘History has been made, change is coming’

St Andrews elects first black female rector in the university’s 600 years

She said: ‘History has been made, change is coming’

Meet the St Andrews students behind climate conscious food delivery service ecoeats

Delivering your noodles and saving the planet at the same time

Face masks now mandatory in more public spaces as rules tighten in Scotland

We now have to wear them in corridors and other communal places

Meet the St Andrews students behind a new charity for destigmatising mental health

They want “to open up the conversation around mental health amongst our age group”

St Andrews Principal says students not liable to pay course fees up to 10 weeks

Students can also cancel their accommodation contracts without notice

BREAKING: Today there were nine new cases of coronavirus at St Andrews Uni

Yesterday the Principal said there had been 12 cases since the start of September

Scottish uni students are now being banned from going to the pub

No more blueberry mojitos from The Saint

Naked socials and fake weddings: All the weird uni traditions you didn’t know about

Some of these traditions scream ‘cult’

St Andrews Uni is asking all students to take a voluntary lockdown from 7pm today

The lockdown will last the whole weekend

The Saint article sparks criticism for defending male ‘locker room culture’

FemSoc said ‘the insensitivity of this piece towards survivors of assault is horrific’

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St Andrews beat Cambridge and is the second best university in the UK

Only Oxford beat us this year

St Andrews students to live in Leuchars and Dundee in order to ‘meet demand’

They’ll have to commute to St Andrews using public transport

St Andrews postpone in-person teaching because too many students will return

Class may not return to teaching until week seven

St Andrews Survivors criticise the University’s response to confidentiality concerns

They ‘feel overpowered and unprotected’

St Andrews denies making sexual assault survivors sign confidentiality agreement

Admins claim communication with the uni has broken down

Introducing St Andrews Most Eligible Bachelor: Callum Weimer

The king has been crowned

Take The St Andrews Tab sexual assault survey 2020

Speak out about sexual misconduct at the uni

St Andrews to give compulsory consent classes following allegations by Instagram page

They are the first university in Scotland to take this approach

‘This voicing was a means to heal’: We spoke to the student behind St Andrews Survivors

They’re still receiving dozens of submissions

We spoke to the student behind the Instagram where St Andrews students report sexual assault

They’re still receiving dozens of submissions

St Andrews fraternity suspends members following allegations of sexual assault

Anonymous accounts are being shared by a new Instagram account

St Andrews unveils plans for socially distanced Freshers’ Week

online learning will only be used as a back-up

Over 2,200 sign open letter to St Andrews Principal demanding action over diversity policies

‘We are asking you, with all due respect, to do the right thing’

St Andrews is officially the best uni in Scotland and third in the UK

Only Oxbridge beat us and tbh fair

St Andrews students to take part in virtual May Dip on Club Penguin

The tradition is still alive and kicking

Vote for St Andrews’ most eligible bachelor 2020: the final

Who will take the crown?

Vote for St Andrews’ most eligible bachelor 2020: round two

You know you want to ….

St Andrews Management student suspended for doing a line during online tutorial

You can take the boy out of St Andrews…

Debating society cancels events due to mumps outbreak

This is the second outbreak this academic year

Can someone tell me why St Andrews students all do these 17 things?

Clearly we are not unique at all

Here’s a list of all the things to avoid this refreshers week

DON’T sign for a house with someone you fancy

What does your favourite St Andrews coffee shop say about you?

Where you drink your coffee tells us everything we need to know about you