Student News

YUSU to take over D Bar and Vanbrugh Arms

YUSU will operate the venues from September 2018

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…

New YUSU officer team elected

5753 students voted in the YUSU elections. The Full Time Officer (FTO) team will be led by James Durcan, who…

International development society host 6th annual conference

The International Development Society (IDS) hosted their 6th annual International Development Conference on 24 February. The theme was “War, famine…

Third years raise £1400 for charity

During the course of February, four University of York students, Avee Dhandwar, Ben Smith, Tom Cadman and Dan Proud (or…

Lung cancer scholarship announced

A NEW LUNG cancer research scholarship at the University is set to be funded by a widower running two miles…

By-elections for vacant YUSU roles

TWO YUSU PART Time Officer (PTO) positions have not been filled. The positions of International Students’ Officer and Volunteering Officer,…

Protest to divest in fossil fuels return to campus

ON 2 MARCH, A group of students and an unconvincing polar bear campaigned in Greg’s Place to protest University investment…

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…