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Communications and Marketing promote all aspects of the University's work to its wide range of stakeholders.  At a University level, we manage reputation through media relations, brand management, government relations, outreach, marketing and community relations. We also work closely with departments to advise and support them in communications and marketing via media relations, internal communications, publications and the management of their web presence.

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ADS Club, previously Maria's - photographed in 2009 (credit: Professor John Schofield)
Is Berlin’s underground scene in danger of going to the wall?

Posted on Thursday 11 February 2016

Berlin’s underground heritage – characterised by its alternative techno club scene - is at risk from “gentrification” and there needs to be greater recognition of its cultural significance and contribution to the city’s distinctive character, an archaeologist from the University of York has said.

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N8 chair says Northern voices vital in innovation policy-making

Posted on Thursday 11 February 2016

The N8 Research Partnership has outlined its vision for Innovation-led Northern economic growth in an event at the Houses of Parliament. N8 stressed its role as a willing partner in ensuring that northern research voices are heard in national innovation and economic policy making.

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London’s ‘temporary accommodation’ market drives up the costs of homelessness

Posted on Thursday 11 February 2016

A perfect storm of high rents and benefit restrictions means that the cost of homelessness is spiralling in London, according to independent research by the University of York.

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