Upcoming events


Seeing is believing? Media integrity in a post-truth world

The Department hosts Professor Memon of NYU for a look at how manipulations in new media evade traditional detection techniques.


York ESRC Festival of Social Sciences

The ESRC Festival of Social Sciences (FoSS) is an annual celebration of the social sciences and includes a range of events between the 4 and 9 November.


Introduction to arts in prisons

A one day training in delivering sustainable arts and cultural activities in prisons.

More events

Recent events

Testing Stochastic Dominance with Many Conditioning Variables

Friday 19 July 2019

Yoon-Jae Whang (Seoul)

ESRC Secondary Data Analysis Initiative (SDAI) Application Support

Tuesday 16 July 2019

This is a session for those preparing applications to the SDAI open call.

Recognition & Respect in Early Modern Philosophy

Thursday 11 July 2019

11-12 July Convenors: Tim Stuart-Buttle (York) and Heikki Haara (Helsinki)

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Researcher Training

The University runs courses to help you in your career as a researcher. 

Public Lectures

The University runs a series of public lectures: free and open to anyone to attend.

Organising your own event?

The Centre offers space for student-led research groups, such as reading groups, and informal by-staff-and-for-staff research groups. Doctoral students and staff who would like to organise such events can book meeting rooms using Planon.  If you are not sure whether your event is suitable for being hosted in ReCSS, please email the ReCSS Centre Administrator Debbie Haverstock

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