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Universities Minister announces new student mental health charter

Universities Minister Sam Gyimah has launched discussions into a new ‘Mental Health Charter’ regarding University students, which will be based…

Vote of No Confidence submitted against YUSU President Alex Urquhart

A Vote Of No Confidence (VONC) has been submitted against YUSU President Alex Urquhart, coming after the second suspension of…

Bomb scare in York city centre

Goodramgate in York city centre was cordoned off by North Yorkshire Police for almost two hours today from around 11am…

Me and Charlie: interview with Laura Carruthers

How did you know Charlie? I met Charlie through the lacrosse club in my first year. He’s one of those people…

Research uncovers how animals take turns to talk

A collaborative review between the University of York and the University of Sheffield, along with the Max Planck Institute for…

York attains TEF Gold ranking

The University of York has received the Gold Award in the Teach Excellence Framework (TEF). This comes alongside the news…

York research finds welfare conditionality ‘ineffective’

A University of York lead study has found welfare conditionality to be largely ineffective and has instead led to pushing…

University to pay cost of gown hire for upcoming graduations

The university has announced that all students graduating this year will have their gown hire paid for, in lieu of…

Festival of Ideas returns to York

The award winning Festival of Ideas has returned to York for its eighth year, running from its opening event which…

Samara Jones takes top honour at Love York Awards

Samara Jones was awarded the Outstanding Contribution to Student Life Award by Rachael Maskell MP for her work as Alcuin…

Thousands march in York LGBTQ Pride parade

York’s LGBTQ Pride event took place on Saturday with over two thousand people coming out to celebrate. The event, organised…

Changes to First Bus routes sparks backlash

66A now runs down Lakeside Way, doubling waiting times for those catching the bus from colleges and departments on Heslington…