February 2014

Sam Maguire elected YUSU President 2014–2015

Maguire won in the seventh round of elections with 1906 votes to Dan Whitmore’s 1390

As it happened: Live YUSU Election Results

Live coverage from the YUSU election results 2014

Election week countdown

George counts down his top five moments of the YUSU elections 2014

York finish third in National Chess Championships

The York Chess Society entered two teams into the national universities’ championship last weekend, held in West Bromwich, with York finishing in third place overall

Apocalypse: How?

98 percent of species that have ever existed are now extinct; will the same be true for humans?

Game Review: Fable Anniversary

Joe Pether ventures into Albion once again but this time it’s in Fable Anniversary

Paradise Lost

Laura Hughes worked as a freelance journalist in Sri Lanka in August 2013. Here’s what she discovered

Oscar hustings: 12 Years a Slave and Nebraska

This week, the Nouse film team take a look at the Best Picture Oscar nominees and argue why each one deserves to win. Today, Gemma Horton and Rosemary Collins make the case for 12 Years a Slave and Nebraska

Twitch Plays Pokémon

Niall Whitehead explores the new and twitchy dimension of Pokémon Red

Edward Snowden: Nobel Peace Prize Winner?

Is the NSA whistleblower a suitable receipient of the prize, or should we be cautious about legitimising criminality?

Tom A-C banned from online campaigning

The Presidential candidate has been banned from online campaigning until votes close on Friday, after remarks made on his Facebook page about other candidates

UYBC set for first race of 2014

This weekend the University of York’s Boat Club will finally take to the waters and compete for the first time in 2014