Communications and Marketing

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.

University magazine – Spring 2015


  • New Chancellor announced
  • On the Ebola frontline
  • Who were England's medieval immigrants
  • York International Shakespeare Festival

2015 Spring Magazine (PDF  , 3,432kb)

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Latest press releases

Scientists unlock the secrets of a heat-loving microbe

Posted on Friday 4 September 2015

Scientists studying how a heat-loving microbe transfers its DNA from one generation to the next say it could further our understanding of an extraordinary superbug.

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Fighting explosives pollution with plants

Posted on Thursday 3 September 2015

Biologists at the University of York have taken an important step in making it possible to clean millions of hectares of land contaminated by explosives.

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Holbeck Scholarship programme brings up a century

Posted on Wednesday 2 September 2015

A scholarship programme run by the Holbeck Charitable Trust in partnership with the University of York is about to benefit its 100th student recipient.

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