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Professor Kiran Trehan to chair new session on research impact

Wednesday 1 July 2020

York's Professor Kiran Trehan, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Partnerships and Engagement, will chair a discussion of new and innovative approaches to engagement influence in an upcoming webinar.

Watch the V-C's webinar again

Wednesday 24 June 2020

Around 1,400 staff joined us when Professor Charlie Jeffery presented a webinar looking at the University's current position and future strategy in the light of the Covid-19 crisis.

University of York scientists receive prestigious awards

Wednesday 24 June 2020

Three scientists from the University of York’s Department of Chemistry have received prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) awards.

Voluntary Options Programme

Friday 12 June 2020

The Programme is part of a series of steps we are taking to mitigate the serious financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Student accommodation collection of belongings

Thursday 11 June 2020

Many of you will know that there are hundreds of rooms on campus with student belongings remaining in them.

Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Awards 2020

Thursday 11 June 2020

Congratulations to colleagues who have been awarded Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Awards.

Webinar event: Future forward - the next phase in developing the University Strategy 2020-2030

Thursday 11 June 2020

Keep in touch with what’s happening at York at this first Vice-Chancellor’s webinar.

Reopening the Library and Archives buildings

Monday 8 June 2020

Since we closed the Library buildings in March, we've continued to provide online access to resources and support, but we know that access to onsite Library services is important to you. We're now planning how we will reopen our buildings.

York Opportunity Scholarship

Tuesday 2 June 2020

This week, York Unlimited is launching a new campaign to raise additional funds to help students from less advantaged backgrounds access the opportunity of an education at York.

York Festival of Ideas: Engaging new audiences

Tuesday 2 June 2020

The York Festival of Ideas is one of the key ways that the University engages new and diverse audiences.

Time to volunteer

Tuesday 2 June 2020

In National Volunteering Week the University is launching its new Covid-19 staff volunteering scheme.

Making the VPN and Virtual Desktop more secure

Monday 1 June 2020

As we have previously announced, we have been investigating two-factor authentication (2FA), an added layer of security which will help us to keep your information and our network more secure.

Support mental health: Keep on walking

Monday 1 June 2020

Walkers are again raising money for the Mentally Fit York fund - and you can join in.

Developing a ‘roadmap’ for easing restrictions and reopening campus

Friday 22 May 2020

Our academic year will start as planned on Monday 28 September but in a way that prioritises the health and safety of students and staff.

Save up to 42% on a new bike with Rewards Extra's Cycle to Work scheme

Friday 22 May 2020

With more people being encouraged to cycle, why not take advantage of the Rewards Extra Cycle to Work scheme to save money on a new bike (including electric bikes).

York Festival of Ideas 2020 moves online

Friday 22 May 2020

York Festival of Ideas 2020 has moved online to educate, entertain and inspire you from the comfort of your own home.

University gains three more Athena Swan Awards

Friday 22 May 2020

The University is delighted to have added three new Athena SWAN Bronze awards to its awards tally.

Work stress and resilience study in the COVID-19 era

Monday 18 May 2020

During Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 Professor Christina van der Feltz-Cornelis and her research team, based in the Department of Health Sciences and Hull York Medical School, will launch an academic study to explore how people respond to work stress and differ in terms of resilience. This will include the impact of COVID-19 on work and studying.

Mental Health Awareness Week

Sunday 17 May 2020

It's Mental Health Awareness Week - the theme is 'kindness'.

Worldwide Universities Network hosting best practice webinars on COVID-19 response

Tuesday 5 May 2020

The Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) is coming together to share best practice on university responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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