Archive for Meilan Solly

The Intricacies of British Academics

The Intricacies of British Academics

Posted On: February 07, 2016

After a month of William and Mary friends, American food and trips to Washington, D.C., I have finally [...]

Thanksgiving in Scotland

Thanksgiving in Scotland

Posted On: December 02, 2015

After spending the majority of November writing essays in the library, it was nice to have a weekend [...]

Reflections on a semester in St Andrews

Reflections on a semester in St Andrews

Posted On: November 20, 2015

While most study abroad students at St Andrews are preparing to return to their home schools in just [...]

Celebrating Raisin: St Andrews’ booziest tradition

Celebrating Raisin: St Andrews’ booziest tradition

Posted On: November 02, 2015

Last Monday morning, I went to my mom’s house, put on a Cowardly Lion costume and walked to [...]

College explores new faculty training for sexual assault

College explores new faculty training for sexual assault

Posted On: October 27, 2015

Following criticism of the faculty and staff sexual assault and harassment training module, the faculty and staff training [...]

College’s Title IX data released in task force report

College’s Title IX data released in task force report

Posted On: October 20, 2015

Between the 2011-12 and 2012-13 academic years, the number of sexual harassment or assault reports at the College [...]

More potatoes, less talking and other differences across the Atlantic

More potatoes, less talking and other differences across the Atlantic

Posted On: October 19, 2015

Over the past weekend, I received more Snapchats of my friends’ pets than I can count. [...]

At St Andrews, a more independent, in-depth academic culture

At St Andrews, a more independent, in-depth academic culture

Posted On: October 05, 2015

The general academic culture at St Andrews encourages independence far more than the College. [...]

Freshers’ week: a freer, more alcoholic orientation

Freshers’ week: a freer, more alcoholic orientation

Posted On: September 18, 2015

I can’t remember what my freshman RA told my hall during our initial meeting, but I can assure [...]

A Scottish orientation

A Scottish orientation

Posted On: September 01, 2015

During my summer internship at Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine, the other interns and reporters often joked about my [...]