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Experts gather at York to discuss drug use among women

Posted on Wednesday 24 May 2017

Some of the country’s leading experts on mental health and substance abuse will gather at the University of York next month to “end the silence” surrounding women and addiction.


Event: The context of Brexit for the UK elections

Posted on Wednesday 24 May 2017

University of York researchers, Dr Sofia Vasilopoulou, will lead a panel of speakers in a public debate about how Brexit could influence the UK general election result.


Expert Reaction: What influences our voting decisions?

Posted on Wednesday 24 May 2017

Dr Peter Bull discusses the importance of leadership and public responsiveness as we head towards to polling stations in the general election 2017:


Triple figures for University’s YuStart projects

Posted on Friday 19 May 2017

The University of York’s crowdfunding initiative, YuStart, is celebrating a major milestone with the successful launch of project number 101.


Expert Reaction: Yorkshire 2017 General Election Battleground

Posted on Thursday 18 May 2017

The Tories' manifesto launch in Halifax has further emphasised the focus both the Conservatives and Labour have had on Yorkshire during the campaign. Professor Martin Smith, Head of the Department of Politics at the University of York, explains why God's Own Country is proving to be such a key battleground.


A vignette from the virtual reality Viking experience at the Yorkshire Museum's Viking: Rediscover the Legend exhibition(credit: Dr Guy Schofield)
Virtual reality Vikings: First immersive experience of Viking world revealed

Posted on Wednesday 17 May 2017

Researchers at the University of York have re-created the sights and sounds of a Viking army camp using a specially-designed virtual reality mask.


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