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Award recognises University’s support for estranged students

Posted on Thursday 8 December 2022

The University of York has been recognised for “innovation and creativity” in supporting the emotional wellbeing of estranged students.


University celebrates student internships with local businesses

Posted on Thursday 8 December 2022

A third year Interactive Media student has won Intern of the Year at a special awards night at the University of York.


YorkTalks returns with short lectures on global topics

Posted on Wednesday 7 December 2022

The University will host YorkTalks, with experts delivering free short talks on research across a range of topics, including children’s phobias, historical fashion, and sustainable living.


Could online ‘games’ be answer to challenge of teacher recruitment?

Posted on Wednesday 7 December 2022

Researchers at the University of York are testing whether online games and simulations might help in the recruitment of teachers - particularly from applicants with a background in STEM subjects.


Poorest citizens ‘worn down’ as financial inclusion remains distant dream for the UK

Posted on Monday 5 December 2022

The UK has made little progress in the last decade towards creating a truly financially inclusive society, a new study reveals.


Vice-Chancellor appointed new chair of N8 Research Partnership

Posted on Thursday 1 December 2022

The University of York’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charlie Jeffery, has been appointed chair of the N8 Research Partnership Board of Directors.


Report outlines key recommendations to broaden diversity of PhD students in life sciences

Posted on Thursday 1 December 2022

A new report has revealed some of the barriers prospective students face in studying life sciences at postdoctoral level.


Online tool to support delivery of ‘whole school’ approach to food

Posted on Thursday 1 December 2022

Researchers are calling for primary schools to help test a new online tool aimed at supporting schools in implementing a ‘whole school’ approach to food as part of their food policy.


Step closer to tackling drug resistant parasites in Brazil

Posted on Thursday 1 December 2022

Researchers at the University of York are a step closer to identifying ways to support clinicians in predicting drug treatment outcomes for patients with visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil.


Nations must embrace change in order to tackle biodiversity crisis, researchers say

Posted on Tuesday 29 November 2022

Governments should embrace the realities of shifting biodiversity rather than “investing in futile efforts to return the natural world to its historic state”, a new study argues.


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