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Artwork inspired by research goes on display

Posted on Monday 5 December 2016

Artwork inspired by the ground-breaking medical and scientific research being undertaken at the University of York is to go on display at York Art Gallery later this month.

Art History A-Level saved following national campaign

Posted on Friday 2 December 2016

A high-profile national campaign, led by the Association of Art Historians and supported by the University of York, The Courtauld Institute of Art, the National Gallery, Tate, and the Royal Academy of Arts, has succeeded in saving the Art History A-level.

Mummified remains identified as Egyptian Queen Nefertari

Posted on Friday 2 December 2016

A team of international archaeologists believe a pair of mummified legs on display in an Italian museum may belong to Egyptian Queen Nefertari – the favourite wife of the pharaoh Ramses II.

University of York graduates among the most employable, latest figures reveal

Posted on Friday 2 December 2016

The University of York has the highest proportion of graduates in work or further study three years after graduating in the influential Russell Group of leading UK universities, latest figures reveal.

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Report reveals tens of thousands of teenagers are neglected at home

Posted on Wednesday 30 November 2016

Researchers from the University of York have contributed to a major new report which reveals that tens of thousands of teenagers across England are suffering neglect at home.

Bethlem Pillow by Beth Hopkins, Bethlem Museum
Embroider your dreams: artist calls for York exhibition input

Posted on Wednesday 30 November 2016

The University of York’s Artist in Residence is calling on local people to embroider their thoughts and dreams about sleep onto pillowcases to help form the centrepiece of a new exhibition.

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