George Barrett George Barrett

Online Editor (2013/14)

George has written 114 articles for Nouse

The NBA Diary: Mascots, dance cams and a little bit of basketball

After making the trip down to the O2 last week, George Barrett looks back at his first experience of a live NBA game

University launches crowdfunding scheme to fund York student projects and societies

YuStart will give students the chance to start up their own societies and other innovative projects

Backing the BBC is our British duty

Our beloved BBC needs the support of the public through TV licences, even students who squirm out of paying need to face up to it

Scintillating UYBC produce superb results at White Rose Head

The University of York Boat Club stole the lime light on Saturday as they hosted the annual White Rose Head competition and produce a fine set of results

UYBC Senior Men’s Four race at Fours Head

On Saturday the University of York Boat Club competed in the London “Fuller’s Head of the River Fours”, one of the biggest races in the country

UYBC ready to host annual White Rose Head

The University of York Boat Club will be hosting the annual White Rose Head race this Saturday

Golden UYBC take medals at BUCS indoor rowing event

Over 100 Novice and Senior University of York Boat Club rowers competed in the annual BUCS Indoor rowing event in Sheffield on Saturday, bringing home a large collection of medals, including four golds

Crossing the line

In the final ‘Faith in Sport’ feature, George Barrett speaks to Scotland and Lions player Euan Murray about his rugby career and his faith in Jesus

RAG society organise sports charity fundraiser

The University’s RAG Society has announced the launch of a Sports Cup for charity

No man’s land

Why is it that so many more girls than boys are getting into university?

Disabled students on DSA ‘perform better’ nationally

Report finds that students receiving Disabled Students Allowance preform better than expected in higher education and later employment

Will the Sweet Chariot ever swing again?

As England celebrate the 10th anniversary of their Rugby World Cup triumph, George Barrett takes a look at how the team have changed since and asks whether they will ever be world beaters again