Sofia Geraghty Sofia Geraghty

Deputy Comment Editor (2014/15)

Sofia has written 31 articles for Nouse

York ‘liked’ twice as much as Durham

The University has almost twice as many likes on Facebook and Twitter as league table rival Durham

Crawling for Bars: Stone Roses

Sofia Geraghty introduces Stone Roses, the retro home of cheap triples and alternative music

Council aims for poverty-free York

Plans to make York a poverty-free city are to be put into action after being approved last night

Students to take part in York Pride event

Students have been invited to take part in the seventh annual York Pride event, which will be taking place on Saturday 1st June

Yatterbox attracts national interest

A company created by ex-University students, which monitors the tweets of UK politicians, is gaining national interest after teaming up with a London based communications agency

Students safer after Retreat Lane receives lighting

The dark lane, which has long been a safety concern, finally receives lighting thanks to a deal between the University and Council

No Platform, Sun and EU motions defeated in referendum

The only policy that was passed was the issue of whether YUSU employees should a living wage, in which 875 students voted in favour of passing as opposed to only 299 who voted against the issue

York edge netball barbarians clash

The highly anticipated college mix game saw the best of York pitted up against Lancaster, and they certainly didn’t disappoint with a very strong performance

Student charity set up to bridge education gap

A charity part founded by University students is using Philosophy to empower bright children from disadvantaged backgrounds

YUSU prepare for cost of implementing Living Wage

YUSU have decided to explore the true cost of the Living Wage proposal in anticipation of the referendum on the issue, but there are concerns on how the proposal could be funded

Police criticised by Claudia Lawrence’s mother

The mother of missing University Chef, Claudia Lawrence, has criticised North Yorkshire police for “trashing” the name of her daughter

In Pictures: RAG Balloon Launch

Pink and turquoise balloons were released over campus to herald the start of RAG Week 2013