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York archaeologist opens new-look Bolton museum

Posted on Friday 21 September 2018

University of York archaeologist, Professor Joann Fletcher, will open a new exhibition of Egyptian artefacts at the newly refurbished Bolton museum.

Looked after children wait years for adoption, new study finds

Posted on Thursday 20 September 2018

Children in care in Scotland can wait years to be adopted, a study led by the universities of York and Stirling has found.

The nocturnal pollinators: scientists reveal the secret life of moths

Posted on Wednesday 12 September 2018

Scientists have discovered that moths may play a much broader role as plant pollinators than previously suspected.

Open lectures


In conversation with Emma Butt

Emma Butt has over 10 years’ experience in post-production sound on a variety of projects from mixing documentaries and entertainment shows, short form commercials, short films and animations to ADR recording for dramas and feature films


Global Health Histories Seminar 110: Polio, immunisation and universal health coverage

This seminar will explore the political, social and epidemiological reasons why polio eradication has taken so long to achieve


The scandal of M Alphonse Legros

This talk asks why Legros has remained in obscurity despite his centrality to the art-worlds of both London and Paris in the later nineteenth century

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