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Crop of a graphic relating to the London Economics report on economic, social and cultural impact. Refers to £1.8 bn impact on UK economy.

Upcoming events


Standing up for minorities in Egypt

Mina Gabi will talk about his work defending minority rights in the MENA region


‘On Thin Ice’: The launch of Thin Ice Press

Join the Department of English and Related Literature to celebrate the launch of Thin Ice Press


Turning historical research into performance

Lisa and Michael discuss two case studies of turning an academic project into public enlightenment, entertainment and impact


Spreading the word: Why science communication is so vital

Jim Al-Khalili talks about science communication

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Staff news

Our inspirational research leaders

Posted on Wednesday 9 January 2019

The appointment of eight world-class academics marks an important milestone for York research.

Our economic, social and cultural impact

Posted on Wednesday 9 January 2019

A newly published report shows that we can be proud of the benefits the University brings to our local, national and global communities.

Appointing our next Vice-Chancellor and President

Posted on Friday 14 December 2018

We are now actively recruiting for our new Vice-Chancellor.

Our commitment to technicians

Posted on Wednesday 12 December 2018

At a recent event in the Tower of London, Lord Sainsbury presented a team from the University with a plaque to recognise our progress as a signatory of the Technician Commitment in its first year.

Intern of the Year

Posted on Friday 30 November 2018

Poppy Aston, a final year English and History student, has been awarded Intern of the Year for her work over the summer with Global market leader TSYS.

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