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Jake Laing, IT Service Desk Apprentice

A warm welcome to Jake who joined us in July 2017 as our IT Service Desk Apprentice. “I chose to do an apprenticeship at the University of St Andrews because ever since I can remember, I knew I wanted a job in IT. I always wanted to go down the route of learning but the…

8 November 2017Our team

Glen Lucas, Desktop Operations / Media Services Apprentice

A warm welcome to Glen who joined us in July 2017 as our Desktop Operations / Media Services Apprentice. “By the time I had left school, I wasn’t entirely sure what I wanted to do. I had done different jobs but, I hadn’t found the right job for me. I’ve always helped my family and…

8 November 2017Our team

Start of Term IT Support

We know how important getting access to IT systems and services (particularly our Wi-Fi!) is for students, so we make sure we are resourced to provide additional IT support during arrivals weekend and orientation week, just case extra help is needed. IT welcome packs were issued to around 3000 new students during arrival weekend –…

3 November 2017Our team Projects

Our green data centre wins gold award for the third time

The University of St Andrews has, for the third time, achieved the highest level of award for the performance and green design of its data centre. Following a rigorous re-assessment process this summer, we have just been advised it has retained the GOLD award under the Certified Energy Efficient Datacenter Award (CEEDA) Scheme. Built at a…

27 October 2017Achievements Our team

Work Placement with Streamtec, by Erin Niven, Media Services (AV) Technician Apprentice

My time with Streamtec, an AV integrator company, based out in Arbroath, was split up over two weeks, to ensure I was allocated to jobs that I would benefit from. My first three days were split up between working onsite and some time in their Arbroath office. On site, I worked in Edinburgh at the…

8 June 2017Our team