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Having pets linked to maintaining better mental health and reducing loneliness during lockdown, research shows

Posted on Friday 25 September 2020

Sharing a home with a pet appeared to act as a buffer against psychological stress during lockdown, a new survey shows.


York recognised as a University of Sanctuary

Posted on Friday 25 September 2020

The University of York has achieved a 'University of Sanctuary' award in recognition of its sector-leading efforts to expand access for refugee and asylum seekers.


New book of poetry reflects on the Coronavirus crisis

Posted on Tuesday 22 September 2020

A book of poetry capturing the mood and emotions of people caught up in the Coronavirus pandemic has been published thanks to a University of York professor.


University placed in top 20 in Sunday Times Good University Guide

Posted on Friday 18 September 2020

The University of York has been placed in the top 20 in the 2021 Sunday Times Good University Guide.


Universities Minister visits York campus ahead of new term

Posted on Thursday 17 September 2020

Universities Minister Michelle Donelan MP visited the University of York today (Thursday 17 Sept) to see some of the measures we are taking to make our campus Covid-safe.


Increase in alcohol-industry funded research is a cause for concern, study suggests

Posted on Thursday 17 September 2020

The alcohol industry is increasingly funding academic research into the impacts of alcohol consumption – with some studies making claims about the health benefits of alcohol, new research suggests.


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