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Growing success for York Children’s University

Posted on Friday 24 October 2014

The York Children’s University has received a Duke of York’s Community Initiative Award, highlighting its extensive work engaging children across the city.


The Knife That Killed Me. Credit Green Screen Productions Ltd
European exposure for innovative Yorkshire feature film

Posted on Thursday 23 October 2014

A feature film produced as a result of a unique academic-industry partnership is flying the flag for UK independent film-makers with screenings at international film festivals in Europe.


Anne Phillips
Tenth annual diabetes conference for York

Posted on Thursday 23 October 2014

An annual diabetes conference, organised by Diabetes UK and a team led by Anne Phillips from the University of York’s Department of Health Sciences, will take place in York on 11 November.


A researcher working on SABRE at York’s Centre for Hyperpolarisation in Magnetic Resonance (CHyM). Credit: Ian Martindale.
New national centre to transform medical imaging

Posted on Thursday 23 October 2014

A new £6.8 million research centre based across two Yorkshire universities will aim to transform diagnosis and treatment of patients suffering from cancer, heart disease and musculoskeletal diseases with the help of new medical imaging facilities to be created at Leeds Teaching Hospitals and the University of York.


Replacing animals with computer models in drug discovery. Credit: Phil Roberts, University of York
From lab to marketplace: York spin-out business aims to improve efficiency of drug development

Posted on Wednesday 22 October 2014

SimOmics, a University of York spin-out business which aims to make drug design quicker and more efficient, is celebrating its launch and first major contract.


Sculpture by Rafael Perez
Sculpture exhibition comes to Norman Rea Gallery

Posted on Tuesday 21 October 2014

A new exhibition featuring the sculptural work of Rafael Perez opens at the University of York’s Norman Rea Gallery on 27 October.


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