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Yorkshire businesses urged to tap into university expertise through new funding

Posted on Tuesday 21 November 2017

Businesses across Yorkshire are being urged not to miss out on an extra £30m of funding being made available as part of Innovate UK’s Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) programme.

University appoints Professor Tom McLeish to a Chair in Natural Philosophy

Posted on Thursday 16 November 2017

The University of York has appointed Professor Tom McLeish to a Chair in Natural Philosophy in the Department of Physics.

Santander Elite Sports Scholars. (Credit: Daniel Easton)
York elite athletes awarded scholarships

Posted on Wednesday 15 November 2017

Three University of York students have received Santander Elite Sports Scholarships worth a total of £15,000 to help them realise their sporting ambitions.

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Thinking differently? Autism and prehistoric art

Penny will take you on a journey through how individuals with autism think differently, what we know of social support and tolerance in the distant past, and conflicting debates about ice age art and lastly come to some perhaps surprisingly conclusions about the role of autism in the distant past


Madness: Ideas about insanity

Peter Morrall examines the question 'what is madness?'

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