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YUSU Elections Debate Night – Full Report

The evening kicked off with short speeches from the two hosts, Scott Dawson (himself a former Community and Well-Being Officer)…

Full-Time Officer Debate Night – As It Happened

Live coverage of Full-Time Officer Debate Night for YUSU Elections 2017

‘Anti-fascism’ posters removed from campus

Posters calling for the end of fascism appeared around campus last weekend, before being removed the following day. The A4 sheets,…

First LFA course no longer free from September 2017

From September 2017 Languages For All (LFA) lessons will no longer be free for first year undergraduate students. LFA is…

Campus figures react to NSS referendum vote

Following the student body’s decision not to boycott the National Student Survey (NSS), a number of campaigners and figures have…

YUSU to ‘incorporate’ and explore name change

YUSU are set to ‘incorporate’ (transform from a charity to a charitable company), hold a referendum on constitutional change, and…

Scholarships increase for internationals

An International Committee meeting held on 3 February has debated the introduction of a new scheme of international student scholarships.…

Update on mental health spending published

YUSU have published new details of improvements to mental health provision for students. The measures have been introduced to address…

York Liberty publish study on censorship

University of York student group York Liberty has published a survey on perceptions of press censorship among members of media…

Reporting systems slammed by YUSU officer and students

Reporting system for harassment and hate crime criticised as “inadequate” and “failing York students” as University sets up working group to “review the University’s approach to student misconduct”

Nouse website infiltrated by Kurdish anti-ISIS hackers

A hacker by the name of “MuhmadEmad” has accessed a number of websites across the world, including Nouse, to leave messages…