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News archive: Community press releases 2015

Law School volunteers provide a friendly service at court

Posted on Thursday 26 November 2015

Students from the University of York’s Law School are taking part in a trial scheme which provides help and support to members of the public attending court unrepresented.


York introduces enhanced adoption leave and pay

Posted on Friday 23 October 2015

The University of York is marking National Adoption Week by introducing a new adoption leave and pay policy.


YuCycle Santander staff team funds seven student bursaries

Posted on Wednesday 30 September 2015

Seven more University of York students will receive support during their degree thanks to staff from the University branch of Santander and across the region.


Top student landlord awards return

Posted on Tuesday 15 September 2015

Students at the University of York have the opportunity to nominate their landlords for the second annual Good Landlord Awards, a student-led scheme which seeks to recognise and celebrate the best in student landlordship in the city.


In Fog and Falling Snow: York students go behind the scenes

Posted on Wednesday 8 July 2015

Students at the University of York have produced a behind-the-scenes film documenting the community production In Fog and Falling Snow at the National Railway Museum (NRM).


York Students in Schools turns 21

Posted on Tuesday 2 June 2015

The University of York’s award-winning York Students in Schools (YSIS) scheme celebrates its 21st anniversary this week.


(edu)roam even further: University and Council roll out free wifi network

Posted on Tuesday 24 March 2015

Historic city it may be, but communications technology in York is firmly in the 21st century thanks to a pioneering ‘town and gown’ partnership.


Dealing with parental divorce: York law student produces booklet

Posted on Monday 2 March 2015

A University of York Law School undergraduate has produced a booklet to help young people whose parents are separating, providing support to thousands across the UK.


Sam sets up bright future for political debate

Posted on Wednesday 14 January 2015

A spare time project by a student at the University of York is giving thousands of young people an open online platform to join in political debate in the UK.


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