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Athena Swan Gold Award Renewed

Posted on 2 October 2015

The University of York’s Department of Chemistry has had its Athena SWAN Gold award renewed for a further three years, making it the longest held recipient of the Gold award on record

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York’s Department of Chemistry was the first in the UK to obtain the Gold award in 2007, before achieving a renewal in 2010. Today’s announcement of a second renewal marks eight years of award retention – the only department in the country to stay this long at Gold level.

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