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York Minster installs new anti-terrorism barriers

New anti-terrorism barriers have been installed around the front of York Minster. The barrier, which takes the form of 12 concrete…

Heslington East expansion set to open next term

The brand new teaching and retail developments on Heslington East are set to open next term. The £25m Piazza Learning Centre…

York professor leads fightback against Universal Credit

Professor Peter Dwyer of the University of York’s Department of Social Policy and Social Work has led calls from some 114…

LIVE: University Challenge York Team Selection

Here we are live at the University Challenge York Team selection. Follow for live updates

Working Class and Social Mobility Officer referendum result announced

York votes ‘yes’ to the proposed Part Time Officer position 990 students vote 495 students vote ‘yes’; 472 students vote…

Live: Working Class Officer YUSU Debate

Join us as both sides set out their case for and against the proposed new role in YUSU

Working Class “No” Campaign resort to further underhanded tactics

‘No’ leadership planned to publish personal attack articles and posed as ‘Yes’ campaigners

Working Class Officer: Division in “No” camp as leader resigns in protest

Leadership brought into question amid plans to “spy” on opposition

York adds voices to #MeToo

The University of York’s female and non-binary community have added their voices to the global #MeToo initiative which has witnessed…

College committee applicants made to sign YUSU pledges

YUSU has issued college contracts, dubbed “pledges”, that all those aspiring to committee roles in the upcoming college elections must…

Student groups mobilise for Movember cause

As November starts, the campaign to raise awareness for men’s health kicks off nationwide and on campus. The Movember Foundation…

Young Green Party to hold convention on campus

The youth branch of the Green Party is this year hosting its annual convention at the University of York. The…