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News archive: Quality press releases 2017

University expands scholarship scheme

Posted on Thursday 7 December 2017

The University of York has announced the expansion of a scholarship scheme which allows students fleeing conflict an opportunity to study at the University.

World Health Organization, Geneva. (Credit: US Mission Geneva, Eric Bridiers)
York’s success in assisting World Health Organization recognised

Posted on Thursday 23 November 2017

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recognised a University of York research centre for its outstanding commitment to promoting universal access to health.

Dr Tim Huijts
York academic wins prestigious Philip Leverhulme Prize

Posted on Monday 30 October 2017

A University of York academic has received a prestigious Philip Leverhulme Prize to continue his research into health inequalities.

Professor Robin Millar
Recognition for York academic’s outstanding contribution to science education

Posted on Friday 6 October 2017

A University of York academic has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Physics (IOP) for his internationally leading research in physics education.

Partnership with Harbin Institute of Technology launched

Posted on Monday 31 July 2017

The University of York’s Department of Electronic Engineering has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen (HITSZ), China, to establish a joint laboratory for wireless communications.

York among the best for graduate outcomes, latest Government figures reveal

Posted on Friday 16 June 2017

The latest figures from the Longitudinal Education Outcomes dataset (LEO) confirms that York is second in the Russell Group for the percentage of graduates who are in further study or employment after one and three years.

Professor Lucy Carpenter
York scientist wins prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry prize

Posted on Monday 8 May 2017

A University of York scientist has been awarded the 2017 Royal Society of Chemistry Tilden Prize.

British Rowing
York named British Rowing World Class Start centre

Posted on Thursday 4 May 2017

The University of York has been recognised as one of 10 British Rowing centres in the UK for the development of its World Class Start Olympic pathway programme.

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