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York BAME admissions lower than Oxbridge

THE UNIVERSITY OF York is less diverse than Oxbridge according to new figures  produced by UCAS. In 2017 the University…

New report reveals 48% do not receive support service advice

A NEW EXCEPTIONAL circumstances report has been released by YUSU Community and Wellbeing Officer Mia Shantana Chaudhuri-Julyan. Chaudhuri-Julyan conducted a survey…

Staff and Sabbs thrashed by York’s Uni Challenge team

TUESDAY 23 JANUARY saw the greatest University Challenge showdown come to a head in Hendrix Hall. The current University Challenge…

Club campaigning opt-out introduced

A new amendment to campaigning rules in this year’s YUSU elections in clubs has been introduced. This policy means that…

Big Student Survey launches

YUSU has launched the Big Student Survey, to gather information from students about their experience at the University of York. The…

Election candidates complain of ‘outing’ at training

CANDIDATES IN THIS year’s YUSU elections have complained that an activity at a  mandatory training session has resulted in outings…

Lecturer strikes to hit York

THE UNIVERSITY AND College Union (UCU) has announced 14 strike days starting in 22  February across 61 universities across the…

Donation from University for every voter

YUSU RECEIVED 93 nominees for positions in this year’s elections, more than doubling the number from 2017. All bar two…

What’s On in York?

What events are coming up over the next few weeks? Here are a few things to look out for. LitSoc…

New universities regulator marred by controversy

The Office for Students (OfS) is a new regulator for universities, due to take over from the current Higher Education…

Debate on Yorkshire devolution ongoing

The ongoing debate of Yorkshire devolution continues as Dan Jarvis, Labour MP for Barnsley Central, pressured Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State…

Homeless couple break into Derwent

It has come to light that over the summer months a homeless couple have been breaking into University buildings in…