Trying New Things: Extracurriculars at St. Andrews

Life at uni is about more than just academics. Extracurricular activities play a major role in the recreational and social life of the undergraduate experience. With that in mind, St. Andrews offers many unique opportunities that can be explored by …

February 4, 2020 | BA International Honours


Independent Learning Week with WaMStAs

It’s that time of the year again! The Christmas lights are up in town, the sun now sets at 4pm, and it has rained five of the past six days. It’s hard to think that just a week and a …

November 8, 2019 | BA International Honours


Introducing… Christina Durham, BA (International Honours) Intern

Happy Wednesday! My name is Christina Durham and, as Shannon mentioned in her post, I’ll be your BA International Honours intern for the 2019-2020 academic year!  As the BA International Honours intern, when I’m not helping out with Global Office …

October 16, 2019 | BA International Honours


St Andrews vs William and Mary: Goodbyes

With the final craziness of exams and last-minute revision, the academic year is at a close. Our exchange students here will be departing university grounds soon, just as our students abroad will be finding their way home in the coming …

May 30, 2019 | BA International Honours


St Andrews vs William & Mary: Water-time Traditions

The academic exchange between St Andrews and William & Mary may help explain why both campuses produce students who excel inside and out of their classes, but it’s interesting to note other similarities that the universities share. Yes, they are …

April 30, 2019 | BA International Honours


Spring Break with WaMStAs

And that’s the last holiday of the school year wrapped up! Spring break extends through the final two weeks of March, which brings us right into April and back into deadlines. As we enter the last gruelling haul towards exams, …

April 4, 2019 | BA International Honours


St Andrews vs William and Mary: Cafes

A university campus can hardly exist without a café or two or ten. Whether your liquid fuel is a black Americano or a spiced chai latte or whatever concoction you pressure baristas with, students and staff rely on caffeine to …

February 22, 2019 | BA International Honours


St Andrews vs William and Mary: Valentine’s Day Edition

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it seems like the proper time to address the romantic myths and legacies of both the University of St Andrews and the College of William & Mary.  Connected through academic and intellectual exchange, the universities …

February 11, 2019 | BA International Honours


St Andrews vs William and Mary: Campus Golf

The first thing that comes to mind when someone hears of St Andrews can vary quite a bit. Whether one jumps to its university, renowned for academic excellence, or to its rich history set in stone by the Cathedral and …

February 4, 2019 | BA International Honours


Thanksgiving with WaMStAs

It’s that time of year when the sun sets earlier every day and the wind gains a wicked bite, but that also means it’s almost the end of the semester and about time to start celebrating the holidays with our …

November 29, 2018 | BA International Honours