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News in 2017

Out-of-term works on Campus East

Thursday 7 December 2017

Works will affect the bus interchange during December.


Out-of-term campus works

Thursday 30 November 2017

Bridge and steps closures may affect you if you're on campus next week.


Come to YorkTalks 2018

Wednesday 29 November 2017

Ever wondered about the breadth and depth of research going on at the University?


Masters students: be a buddy

Wednesday 29 November 2017

Help others follow in your footsteps.


Medieval insults, wild food, and ageing

Friday 24 November 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Come to the family festive fun day

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Join the University of York Family Network for a family friendly event to celebrate the end of term and the start of the festive season.


What is the most powerful thing anyone has ever said to you?

Monday 20 November 2017

Be part of a film project to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.


Study abroad in summer 2018

Monday 20 November 2017

Fancy a couple of weeks in South Africa, China, or the USA next summer?


Want to learn a new language or improve your language skills?

Sunday 19 November 2017

Languages for All short courses are now open for registration - claim your student discount.


Insanity, minimalism, squalor and idleness

Friday 17 November 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Line painting across campus car parks next week

Friday 17 November 2017

There will be some disruption, including some disabled bays being unavailable.


Have Your Say

Friday 10 November 2017

Our annual student surveys are a great opportunity for you to give us your feedback and comments about your time at York.


Human rights in Egypt, the real 'nasty party', and how novels begin

Friday 10 November 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Book your accommodation on campus for 2018/19

Thursday 9 November 2017

Undergraduate students can now book a room on campus for 2018/19!


Arts and Humanities Postgraduate open afternoon

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Thinking about further study in the arts and humanities?


Ask us for MoreBooks

Friday 3 November 2017

Tell us which books you’d like us to buy for the Library between 6 and 19 November this term.


Anthony Horowitz, Britain's oldest rebel, and sex, stress and food

Friday 3 November 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


A year of art for a fiver

Thursday 2 November 2017

Miss nothing with a Student Art Pass.


Leave a lasting impression - speak at Graduation

Wednesday 1 November 2017

At each Graduation 2018 ceremony, there will be an opportunity for a graduating student to represent the Class of 2018 with a short personal speech - and it could be you.


Dreams without dreaming and can the welfare state survive?

Friday 27 October 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Learn about postgraduate opportunities at the Russell Group Roadshow 2017

Wednesday 25 October 2017

Whether you are actively considering postgraduate study or haven't yet given it much thought, the Russell Group Roadshow provides a great opportunity to find out more about postgraduate study at a range of institutions, including York.


The secrets of sleep and advising Poldark

Friday 20 October 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Forthcoming PAT testing sessions on Campus West

Monday 16 October 2017

If you live on campus, you need to get your electrical items tested.


Recycled bikes for sale

Monday 16 October 2017

Get yourself a great deal on a bike.


The Great York Cake Off

Friday 13 October 2017

Have you got what it takes to win?


Citizens of Europe and the history of York Mystery Plays

Friday 13 October 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Free cycle gear

Thursday 12 October 2017

Claim your free slap wraps, high vis vests, and bike lights.


Coping with homesickness

Friday 6 October 2017

Most students feel homesick at some point - you are not alone.


Britain's oldest rebel and how can we conquer pain?

Friday 6 October 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


It’s World Mental Health Day on Tuesday 10 October

Wednesday 4 October 2017

On a day like World Mental Health day it’s important we all remember to look after both our physical and mental wellbeing and to look out for others who might be suffering in silence. Help and support is always available.


Forthcoming PAT testing sessions on Campus East

Wednesday 4 October 2017

If you live on campus, you need to get your electrical items tested.


Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon 2017

Tuesday 3 October 2017

Road closures are in place at the weekend.


Join our Student Content team

Saturday 30 September 2017

Do you enjoy writing, making videos and using social media? Would you like to gain paid work experience that's flexible and manageable with your studies?


Nostalgia, wonderment and silliness...

Friday 29 September 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


We Are York

Thursday 28 September 2017

Our community is built on respect, fairness and compassion.


Come to the family fun day

Wednesday 27 September 2017

Join the University of York Family Network for a family friendly event to welcome new - and current - students with families for the start of another academic year.


Sharpening your study skills

Tuesday 26 September 2017

The Library and IT have a range of Skills Guides to help you develop your digital and information searching skills.


Stay river safe

Sunday 24 September 2017

Keep yourself and others safe around York's rivers.


Keep safe on a night out

Saturday 23 September 2017

Don't leave anyone behind.


Freshers' Week 2017

Saturday 23 September 2017

Where to find what's on this week.


New year, new language

Thursday 21 September 2017

Ever wanted to learn another language or take your language skills to the next level? Now's your chance.


Love your new timetable!

Wednesday 13 September 2017

Spotted that your timetable looks different this year? It's a new system, with fantastic features.


Using Woodland Trust paper across campus

Tuesday 12 September 2017

IT now supply Woodland Trust paper to all devices across campus.


Music auditions and choir registration

Friday 1 September 2017

Are you interested in becoming part of a University choir or orchestra? Find out about this year's auditions and registration.


Working in the UK: Careers drop-in service

Monday 14 August 2017

Are you an international student thinking about finding work in the UK? Come along to the drop in service any Tuesday, between 10.30am and 12.30pm and talk to our advisers.


PhD student long-listed for Man Booker Prize

Friday 28 July 2017

A warm congratulations to Fiona Mozley on her astounding achievement.


YUSU continues the Roses winning streak

Thursday 27 July 2017

The University of York Students' Union (YUSU) has scooped three awards in the past three weeks and has now been shortlisted for Charity Partnership of the Year for the National Third Sector Awards.


Summer help and support

Tuesday 18 July 2017

If you or someone you know if experiencing mental health or psychological difficulties over the summer, we can help.


Short stay car parks on campus

Monday 17 July 2017

Find a place to pop in when you're just stopping by.


July 2017 Graduation parking restrictions

Thursday 6 July 2017

Campus West is going to be really busy during Graduation so make sure you know where you can and can’t park during this time.


Eat, drink and freshen up

Monday 3 July 2017

Find out what facilities are available on our campuses where you can prepare food and drink and shower.


Falling Walls demolished by research students

Friday 30 June 2017

Our brilliant research students broke through intellectual walls to victory, taking two of the top slots at the at Falling Walls Lab York.


Get ready for summer

Monday 19 June 2017

Whether you're staying in York or leaving for the summer, find out what you should be doing and what we can do to help make your summer a breeze.


Watch walls fall in Week 10

Friday 16 June 2017

Falling Walls Lab York is here. Make sure you have a ticket to the research event of the year, Friday 23 June 2pm-4.30pm in the Spring Lane Building.


Imaginative geographies of the black/white Atlantic

Friday 16 June 2017

Join Catherine Hall (UCL) to explore the way Edward Long's imagined geographies of white power and enslaved black labour underpin racisms, 5.30pm Tuesday 20 June.


Graduate Student Association (GSA) election results

Wednesday 14 June 2017

The new GSA President and Vice President (Wellbeing and Community) have been elected. Find out who won.


Pump up your bike

Monday 12 June 2017

We're installing bicycle pumps around campus - find out where your nearest pump is and keep your tires topped up.


Open lecture: Border Zones

Friday 9 June 2017

Join psychologist and filmmaker Jan Haaken to explore the feminist use of images to subvert the male gaze by documenting life and work under precarious conditions, Wednesday 14 June, 4pm.


VelvetJobs Employee Morale Scholarship

Friday 9 June 2017

Write 500 words on boosting employee morale for the chance to receive a $1,000 scholarship.


Vote in the General Election 2017

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Don't forget to cast your vote and make your mark this Thursday 8 June.


Graduate Student Association elections

Monday 5 June 2017

Postgraduate students: vote now to choose who will represent you for the next academic year.


Secure your bike for the summer

Friday 2 June 2017

Going away for the summer? Make sure we know about your bike if you leave it behind.


Library book exchange

Friday 2 June 2017

Final year students, why not help next year’s new students get off to a good start by donating your old textbooks?


The Unknown Universe

Friday 2 June 2017

Join Dr J and Prof D from PhD Comics on their European tour as they demystify the biggest mysteries of the universe.


Falling Walls Lab York

Saturday 27 May 2017

Join the audience as walls fall at this exciting research event, Friday 23 June 2pm-4.30pm in the Spring Lane Building.


Ramadan observance during exams

Friday 26 May 2017

University arrangements and advice for taught students who observe Ramadan during exams.


Open lectures in Week 7

Friday 26 May 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Behind the election headlines: health

Thursday 25 May 2017

Are we facing a health crisis? Hear experts present their research on the limits of National Health Service (NHS) resources.


York Pride flag raising and March

Thursday 25 May 2017

Celebrate York Pride and show your support for the LGBT+ community by attending the rainbow flag raising on Friday 2 June at 2.45pm. Join in the York Pride march from the Minster 11.15am Saturday 10 June.


Stockholm My Love: pre-release screening and masterclass

Thursday 25 May 2017

Get your free ticket for Mark Cousin's striking film and exclusive masterclass with the director.


Behind the Election Headlines: Economy

Monday 22 May 2017

Who would you trust with the UK economy? Hear experts discuss the key economic issues of the general election.


Business start-up online chat

Friday 19 May 2017

Ask two alumni experts anything about starting up a business during an online chat event on Wednesday 24 June.


Open lectures in week 6

Friday 19 May 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Behind the Election Headline: Education

Wednesday 17 May 2017

Get election savvy. Come along to the first of three lunchtime events to demystify the issues affecting your vote. 1-2pm Wednesday 17 May, Bowland Auditorium.


Guide dog meet and greet

Monday 15 May 2017

De-stress and help socialise some friendly dogs. Book your slot to pet a young hero in training, Friday 26 May.


Open lectures in week 5

Friday 12 May 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


De-stress with a T-Rex

Wednesday 10 May 2017

Come along to the Library on Wednesday 17 May 11am-1pm and Friday 19 May, 12pm-2pm to take a break and do some mindfulness colouring or help us build a cardboard T-Rex!


York International Shakespeare Festival

Monday 8 May 2017

Celebrate the international appeal of Shakespeare with the free talks, workshops and productions happening across campus and in town 15-21 May 2017.


Survive or Thrive: Mental Health Awareness Week

Monday 8 May 2017

8 to 14 May is Mental Health Awareness week. Find out what steps you can take to build your mental resilience.


Ask us for MoreBooks

Monday 8 May 2017

Tell us which books you’d like us to buy for the Library, between 15 and 29 May this term.


Open lectures in Week 4

Friday 5 May 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Working in Research event

Wednesday 3 May 2017

If you're considering a career in research and not sure what direction to take, come PL/001 Thursday 11 May, 6.00pm-8.00pm, and find out about the options available to you.


York Festival of Ideas

Wednesday 3 May 2017

Get your tickets now to explore The Story of Things.


Win for white: York victorious at Roses 2017

Tuesday 2 May 2017

The white rose conquered the red at this year's sporting tournament. Celebrate the rose triumphant.


Open lectures in Week 3

Friday 28 April 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Roses 2017: pay library fines to support Mind

Thursday 27 April 2017

The Library will be donating all fines collected during the Roses weekend to York and Lancashire Mind. Pay yours now to support mental health.


First years: apply for the York Award

Thursday 27 April 2017

Stage one applications close at 5.00pm, Tuesday 2 May. Apply now for your chance to be fast tracked to the University's exclusive professional development programme, York Futures.


York Experience Survey

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Tell us about your experience as a student at York for the chance to win a £50 Amazon voucher.


Top tips for study and exam success

Friday 21 April 2017

Summer term can be a stressful time as you study for exams or work on your thesis. Read our tips to help make it a more pleasant and productive experience.


Roses 2017: The White Rose Inferno

Friday 21 April 2017

Get ready for Roses 2017, the largest inter-university sporting competition in Europe.


Open lectures in week 2

Friday 21 April 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Justice and Equality open lecture: The world after GDP

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Join Professor Lorenzo Fioramonti for the first open lecture of the Summer Term and explore what could be achieved through a post-Gross Domestic Product (GDP) system of development.


Pop-up study spaces: find your bubble

Saturday 15 April 2017

Looking for somewhere to knuckle down as exams approach? Find out about the spaces available near you.


Matinée Voice-over Scholarship

Tuesday 28 March 2017

Make a blog post about the use of video on webpages for the chance to receive an £800 scholarship towards your educational costs.


Easter vacation arrangements booklet

Friday 24 March 2017

Download the Easter vacation arrangements booklet from the GSA and Student hub to find out about Easter campus events and opening times for local and university services over the holidays.


York Human Rights Film Festival 2017

Friday 17 March 2017

Join York Human Rights City Network and the Centre for Applied Human Rights for three films focusing on human rights issues.


Open lectures in the Easter vacation

Friday 17 March 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Get social media savvy

Monday 13 March 2017

Make sure you know how to be safe and respectful online.


Santander Universities Entrepeneurship Awards 2017

Monday 13 March 2017

Apply now and your business could receive £500 if nominated, and up to £25,000 if you win the national competition.


Open lectures in week 10

Sunday 12 March 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Student Travel Survey 2017

Tuesday 7 March 2017

The annual Student Travel Survey is now open. Take part to help Travel and Transport understand your needs and the chance to win a £100 shopping voucher.


Open lectures in week 9

Friday 3 March 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Full Bins, Empty Bellies, Lonely Lives

Friday 3 March 2017

Attend this free screening followed by a panel discussion with Natalie Bennett, Jess Causby and Laura Chalmers. Friday 17 March 6.00pm in P/L/002.


Open lectures in Week 8

Friday 24 February 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


NSS 2017 is open

Friday 24 February 2017

This year’s National Student Survey is open for final year undergraduate students at the University of York


National Student Volunteering Week 2017

Monday 20 February 2017

Get involved in volunteering in Week 7, 20-27 February, with YUSU Volunteering.


Open lectures in Week 7

Monday 20 February 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Global Week

Friday 17 February 2017

Week 8 27 February to 5 March 2017 is the International Student Association's Global Week. Get your tickets for international-themed events throughout the week.


Masters Taster Day

Tuesday 14 February 2017

Come along to our Masters Taster Day and find out more about masters study opportunities at York. Wednesday 1 March 1.00pm to 4.30pm, Berrick Saul Building.


Open lectures in Week 6

Friday 10 February 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Mental Illness Awareness Week

Thursday 9 February 2017

Week 7 (20-24 February 2017) is Mental Illness Awareness Week. Join Mind Your Head for a week of talks and discussions from experts and people with personal experience of mental illness.


February is LGBT History Month

Tuesday 7 February 2017

Join in with events across York to remember and celebrates LGBT people.


Open lectures in week 5

Monday 6 February 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Waste not, want not: National Student Money Week

Monday 6 February 2017

Week 5 is National Student Money Week. Find out how you can save money and reduce waste.


Stay on campus next year

Friday 3 February 2017

If you're continuing your studies next year, think about living on campus. Deadline for applications is Friday 10 February.


NSS 2017 about to launch

Wednesday 1 February 2017

The time is fast approaching when this year’s National Student Survey opens for final year undergraduate students at the University of York.


Time to Talk

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Thursday, 2 February is Time to Talk Day. Join Mind Your Head for tea, cakes and a chat, and find out what else you can do this February to look after your mental health and wellbeing.


One Planet Week

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Week 6 is One Planet Week, packed with events, competitions, and ways for you to get involved. Pledge to do your part to make our planet more sustainable.


Writing Week

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Writing Week offers you the opportunity to help yourself with a variety of workshops and drop-in sessions to hone or learn new skills and develop your writing.


Happy Lunar New Year

Friday 27 January 2017

Join us to celebrate the Year of the Rooster at the York Chinese New Year Gala on Friday 3 February 2017.


Review the University for the Student Choice Awards

Thursday 26 January 2017

Submit an online review for the Whatuni Student Choice Awards by 28 February for the chance to win a £200 food shop.


YUSU Housing Fair 2017

Friday 20 January 2017

Find your home for next year - come along to the YUSU Housing Fair to talk to YorProperty accredited landlords, Friday 27 January, 11.00am to 3.00pm, James Hall.


Summer Opportunities Fair

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Take charge of your future: meet with work experience, volunteering and study abroad providers. Wednesday 25 January 1.00pm to 4.00pm, Ron Cooke Hub Atrium, Campus East.


Massive Open Online Courses launch

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Expand your knowledge beyond your degree: learn to use Chemistry to make the perfect cup of tea or find out how to avoid the pitfalls of social media. Take one of our free online courses.


Shape your future

Monday 16 January 2017

Find out about careers with children, young people and adult learners. Tuesday 17 January 2017, Exhibition Centre.


Open Lectures Week 2

Friday 13 January 2017

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.


Give it a Go Week

Friday 13 January 2017

Week 2 of Spring Term is YUSU's Give it a Go Week, with 30 events covering everything from sports to employability skills. Kickstart 2017 by getting involved.


Meat Free Mondays

Friday 13 January 2017

Go meat free for four out of five Mondays between 16 January and 13 February 2017 for the opportunity to win a prize.


That figures - a week of statistics analysis workshops

Friday 13 January 2017

Sign up for workshops in Week 5 to help you use statistics in your research.


CELT Spring Term courses

Friday 13 January 2017

Register now for Centre for English Language Teaching Spring Term courses.


Change to Yorkey card terms and conditions

Tuesday 10 January 2017

First York have updated terms and conditions for Yorkey cards, the discounted travel card for University of York staff and students. Read the new terms and conditions.


Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2017

Monday 9 January 2017

Come to the Library on Friday 13 January 2017, 11.00am-3.00pm, to review the University for the Whatuni Student Choice Awards. Or review online by 28 February. Each review is a chance to win a £200 food shop.


Give it a go: Learn a language

Thursday 5 January 2017

Languages for All (LFA) are offering a free trial of language courses. Book now to give a learning a new language a go.


International student orientation

Tuesday 3 January 2017

Come along to our one day orientation event on Tuesday 10 January 2017.