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News archive: Community press releases 2018

York Festival of Ideas scoops Culture Award for second year running
York Festival of Ideas scoops Culture Award for second year running

Posted on Tuesday 20 November 2018

For a second successive year, the York Festival of Ideas has won the award for Outstanding Cultural Festival (Large) at the York Culture Awards.


York Streetwise scheme launched

Posted on Monday 1 October 2018

Community marshals will be taking to the streets of York for two nights a week offering help and support to students and members of the public walking home late at night.


Professor Saul Tendler to be Acting Vice-Chancellor

Posted on Tuesday 10 July 2018

The University of York will appoint Professor Saul Tendler, currently Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Provost, as Acting Vice-Chancellor from 1 November 2018.


Koen Lamberts
Vice-Chancellor Koen Lamberts to leave the University of York

Posted on Tuesday 26 June 2018

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Koen Lamberts, will leave the University on 31 October 2018 to become the President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield.


Mental health Student Nurse of the Year awarded to York student

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

A University of York student has been named Student Nurse of the Year in the category of mental health at the Student Nursing Times Awards 2018.


Saturday Night’s Alright for Vikings

Posted on Thursday 12 April 2018

Three of our academics have a starring role in Channel 4’s ‘Britain’s Most Historic Towns’, on Saturday 14 April 2018.


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