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A nuclear physics theory group is being established at York.
Boost for UK’s nuclear physics research

Posted on Friday 19 September 2014

The UK’s nuclear physics research capability will be strengthened significantly with the establishment of a new nuclear physics theory group at the University of York.

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YorNight: prestigious European Researchers’ Night heads to York

Posted on Thursday 18 September 2014

Over 80 events in 20 venues will take place in York on 26 September as part of the annual EU-funded European Researchers’ Night.

William Reynolds-Stephens, A Royal Game (detail), 1906-11, electrotyped bronze and wood, stone, abalone, and glass ©Tate, London 2014
Victorian sculpture takes centre stage at stateside exhibition

Posted on Tuesday 16 September 2014

Art historians from the Universities of York and Warwick are co-curating a major exhibition with curators from the Yale Center for British Art and Tate Britain on the making and viewing of sculpture in Britain and its empire during the reign of Queen Victoria.

Professor Pratibha Gai (credit: Julian Dufort for the  L'Oréal Foundation)
York scientist wins Royal Academy of Engineering recognition

Posted on Tuesday 16 September 2014

A University of York scientist has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering.

Chronic Disorders of Consciousness Research Centre
York and Cardiff academics launch new resource for family members of people in vegetative or minimally conscious states

Posted on Monday 15 September 2014

A unique online resource for family members and others involved in the care of people with severe forms of brain injury is to be launched this week.

ECU Gender Equality Charter Mark.
York’s Department of Education recognised for advancing gender equality

Posted on Thursday 11 September 2014

The University of York’s Department of Education has received national recognition under a new award scheme designed to address gender imbalance and underrepresentation in the arts, humanities and social sciences in higher education.

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