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Second major research award for York biologist

Posted on Tuesday 25 November 2014

A University of York scientist has won a second major award for his pioneering research in the evolutionary biology of microbes.

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New Science City York events for bioscience community

Posted on Tuesday 25 November 2014

A new initiative from Science City York (SCY) aims to provide networking and idea-sharing opportunities for the local bioscience community.

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Researchers discover evidence of earliest domestic chickens

Posted on Monday 24 November 2014

An international research team including a University of York biologist has found the earliest evidence for chicken domestication to date.

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Rave US reviews for York musician

Posted on Monday 24 November 2014

Robert Hollingworth, Anniversary Reader in the University of York’s Music Department, directed ‘breathtaking’ performances of How Like an Angel in New York this Autumn.

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On the road to better management of public assets

Posted on Thursday 20 November 2014

A partnership between the University of York and technology company Gaist Solutions Ltd is extending the life of the UK’s public infrastructure assets.

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York wins Arts Council grant to support emerging composers

Posted on Thursday 20 November 2014

Emerging composers and performers are set to benefit after the University of York’s Music Press (UYMP) secured a grant from Arts Council England to establish a new support project.

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