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Posted on Friday 9 December 2016
Professor Andrew Jones has been awarded one of this year’s Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowships. The award will be for 36 months from September 2017. The Fellowship will support an innovative new programme of research that spans economics, applied ethics, health and education policy, and statistics.
Posted on Monday 5 December 2016
Calling all first years: how was your experience of settling into York?
Posted on Thursday 1 December 2016
11 awards, from 11 employers, for 11 students to become the Undergraduate of the Year 2017!