Campus News

UKIP leader speaks out over sticker

SENIOR MEMBERS of the UK Independence Party, including party leader Henry Bolton, have reacted angrily towards anti-UKIP propaganda that has…

Piazza Building may be built over ceremonial ritual ground

THE UNIQUE ARCHAEOLOGY of Heslington East means that there is a strong possibility that a ceremonial burial ground used to…

One Planet Week kicks off sustainability focus

THE UNIVERSITY IS hosting its second annual ‘One Planet Week’, featuring a series of talks and activities designed to inspire…

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…

University announces £1.5 m waste contract with Yorwaste

The University of York has sealed a new five-year contract with Yorwaste worth £1.5 mn. Yorwaste will continue to provide…

Ex-student Dunmore wins Costa Book Title

YORK ALUMNA HELEN Dunmore was posthumously awarded the Costa Book of the Year award for her final poetry collection Inside…

Hes East Nisa still not open

NISA SUPERMARKET on Heslington East is still yet to open despite being advertised as opening in early January. In a…

Tackling the Sanitary Stigma

YUSU and Halifax College are taking steps to address the issue of period poverty at the University. Mia Shantana Chaudhuri-Julyan,…

Samaritans drop-in sessions to be held twice weekly

The University of York is expanding its networks of support for students by introducing twice weekly drop-in sessions with the…

Votes for BAME rise as YUSU turnout falls

The University of York YUSU elections may have seen a downward trend in voter numbers, but an upward interest in…

Piazza Building opens as YUSU sabbatical officers solve societies’ campus storage crisis

The University is converting a room in the newly-opened Piazza Building on Campus East with the aim of creating storage…

New kitchen ushers live-in library for the win

A “GAME CHANGING” new facility has been added to the University’s main library in the form of a student kitchen…