January 2013

Accommodation process needs to change

Despite the fact of housing being on the agenda for a while, the university is inexplicably unwilling to recognise this. Instead, it places veneration in its own ‘private sector accommodation list’. This list, not released until February 1st, lists those agencies that have signed up to the University’s Code of Best Practice

New Direction for Microsoft

Microsoft has made a significant decision in building their own PC for the first time. Its ‘Surface Pro’ coming out…

The Naked Baker: Banana Muffins

Sonali Dutta is the Naked Baker and shows us the perfect solution for those black bananas squashed at the bottom of your backpack

Paris Couture 2013 – Armani Show Report

Armani’s SS13 collection does not disappoint, embracing the use of power prints and an explosion of colours to create his Prive Collection. Rachel Jackson reviews

Paris Couture 2013 – Elie Saab Show Report

Revealing his new couture collection on the runway of the Pavillon Campon Capucines, Elie Saab succeeds in capturing the infinite femininity of his garments. His designs, bedazzled with lace, sequins, beading and glitter, called for elegance and grace in the 21st century. By partnering these elegant components with a tailored and flirty runway style, Saab is able to maintain his classy signature look, embracing the 1950s era with dexterity and poise

Paris Couture 2013 – Chanel Show Report

Chanel took Paris Couture Week by storm with one of the most profound shows this season

Am I a human being?

Torture victim and refugee, Marie Therese Njila Nana, tells Laura Hughes about the suffering she has endured in England, the country in which she had hoped she would begin her new life

York victorious against league leaders Sheffield

York’s women’s volleyball team stormed to victory in the Sports Tent yesterday as they whitewashed league leaders Sheffield

Ruthless Hull sweep past brave women’s basketball firsts

The Hull women’s firsts put on a fabulous display of physical basketball this afternoon as they ran out comprehensive 60-36 winners, despite a fantastic effort from a youthful York side

York charge to top of the league with crushing victory

York’s women’s footballers enjoyed a crushing victory on a wet and windy 22 Acres this afternoon against Newcastle. They made the most of the atrocious weather to romp to an 11-0 win with standout performances from strikers Amy Johnson and Jess Craig who each bagged a hat-trick

Free Kings Manor bus

YUSU President Kallum Taylor has announced that a free bus service is to be established for those who have academic commitments at Kings Manor

UYAFC triumph over Trinity to stay top

In horrendous conditions on the 3G Pitch, the men’s firsts football team came from a goal down to beat Leeds Trinity and maintain their promotion push