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News 2012

Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities

Posted on Monday 1 October 2012

The Wolfson Foundation is offering funding for three doctoral students in the humanities beginning October 2013

Wartime Farm

Posted on Thursday 20 September 2012

York historian helps bring the 1940s to life in new BBC2 documentary

York joins the world's top 50 History departments

Posted on Tuesday 18 September 2012

QS worldwide university league table moves the department into the top tier of History departments worldwide

Apply for an MA degree

Posted on Thursday 9 August 2012

It's not too late to apply for a place on a Master's degree programme starting in the autumn

Rob Dale wins Santander International Connections Award

Posted on Thursday 28 June 2012

York scholar receives award to conduct archival research on his project, 'The Deluge - The 1924 Leningrad Flood: Events, Reactions and Responses'

York scholars recognized

Posted on Thursday 7 June 2012

Congratulations to Jenny Hillman, Rob Dale and Katherine Wilson, who are moving on from York into new academic positions

Centre for Global Health Histories receives Vice Chancellor's Award

Posted on Monday 14 May 2012

Less than a year after its launch, the department's Centre for Global Health Histories has received a Vice Chancellor's Silver Award

York student wins Canadian research award

Posted on Sunday 13 May 2012

SSHRC supports York doctoral student working on the Elizabethan church

David Wootton talks on Voltaire's Candide

Posted on Friday 4 May 2012

Professor Wootton joins Melvyn Bragg and other academics on BBC Radio 4 for this week's episode of 'In Our Time'

Join us at the 2012 annual alumni weekend

Posted on Thursday 19 April 2012

All York alumni invited to join us for a packed programme of events on 15-17 June

New departmental publication

Posted on Thursday 19 April 2012

Getting Along? Essays in Honour of Professor W. J. Sheils

Study Abroad

Posted on Thursday 8 March 2012

Congratulations to our students nominated for study abroad schemes around the world

Wellcome Trust Award

Posted on Saturday 3 March 2012

Sanjoy Bhattacharya wins £1m for medical humanities research

The Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World

Posted on Wednesday 29 February 2012

Listen to two lectures from the York Centre for the Americas

Anniversary Lectureships

Posted on Wednesday 29 February 2012

New job opportunities in the Department of History

James Jarvis Memorial Bursary

Posted on Monday 13 February 2012

New bursary to support postgraduate study in memory of former York student

Digging into Data

Posted on Monday 13 February 2012

Historians, archivists and computer scientists team up to find new ways to explore historical records

Call for papers

Posted on Tuesday 31 January 2012

Conference: contested histories and the parameters of resistance, 3 July 2012

History in Action

Posted on Tuesday 24 January 2012

Dressing History: A new direction in experimental scholarship?

Postgraduate study at York

Posted on Wednesday 18 January 2012

York launches two new exciting taught masters programmes

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