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£120M University fundraising campaign to shape global development of the future

Posted on Thursday 6 June 2019

The University of York is set to announce a major new £120 million fundraising campaign to help tackle some of the most pressing global challenges, such as mental health, access to education, and job creation.

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University pledges commitment to the local community

Posted on Monday 11 February 2019

The University of York is among 30 institutions to sign the new “Civic University Agreement” - pledging to prioritise the economy and quality of life in the local community.

York Festival of Ideas scoops Culture Award for second year running
York Festival of Ideas scoops Culture Award for second year running

Posted on Tuesday 20 November 2018

For a second successive year, the York Festival of Ideas has won the award for Outstanding Cultural Festival (Large) at the York Culture Awards.

York Streetwise scheme launched

Posted on Monday 1 October 2018

Community marshals will be taking to the streets of York for two nights a week offering help and support to students and members of the public walking home late at night.

Professor Saul Tendler to be Acting Vice-Chancellor

Posted on Tuesday 10 July 2018

The University of York will appoint Professor Saul Tendler, currently Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Provost, as Acting Vice-Chancellor from 1 November 2018.

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What the walls meant to the the city in the Medieval period

A lead-up event to York Walls Festival 2019, taking place in August. By Barry Crump of the University of York's Centre for Lifelong Learning

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