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Faculty news archive 2012

06/11/12 York St John University teams up with Active IQ

York St John University has teamed up with leading Awarding Organisation Active IQ to offer its Sports Science BSc degree students...

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26/10/12 Sporting proposal from York St John University

A proposal for state of the art sports facilities to be developed at York St John University’s recently acquired site on Haxby Road...

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18/10/12 Goalball players and coaches wanted!

York St John Inclusive Activity Club is holding a free goalball open day between 12.15pm - 2pm on Saturday 20 October...

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12/10/12 York St John University is on the Mark for inclusive fitness

York St John University’s Health and Fitness Suite, managed by YSJActive, has been accredited under the Inclusive Fitness Initiative..

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11/10/12 York St John University wins North Yorkshire Varsity

York St John University has won its first home Varsity against Teesside 21–8...

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08/09/12 Making the link between theory and practice

York St John University has developed a Model of Professional Thinking (MPT) that integrates the skills that shape the way health professionals think to ensure that allied health professionals have the skills to deliver best practice.

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27/09/12 New sports facilities bring multi sports event to York

York St John University’s sporty students are very excited to be hosting their first varsity event on 10 October...

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04/09/12 Partnership aims to bring better homecare re-ablement in York

York St John University and the City of York Council are celebrating the success of their first Knowledge Transfer Partnership...

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29/08/12 Hope for a Paralympic legacy in York 

A visit from the Paralympic lantern has given members of York St John Inclusive Activity Club hope that the Paralympics will inspire...

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09/08/12 York St John University sprints into the new term

Hot on the heels of Usain Bolt, York St John University has begun work on a 110m sprint track...

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07/08/12 York students and graduates achieve their Olympic dreams

As the nation celebrates the achievements of Team GB at London 2012, students and graduates of York St John University are fulfilling their very own Olympic dreams...

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27/6/12 Dr Stephen Gibson involved in new textbook

Academic Dr Stephen Gibson has been involved in the publication of the first textbook explicitly designed to assist psychology undergraduate students to...

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22/06/12 Students urge York residents to breathe easier with free lung tests

Staff and students at York St John University are providing free lung tests to York residents between 25 and 29 June...

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24/05/12  York St John University lecturer wins International Scholarship

York St John University Principal Lecturer in Psychology, Dr Jacqueline Akhurst, has been selected as one of the successful recipients...

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23/05/12 Olympic dreams for York St John University’s new sports facilities

York’s sporting past, present and future was celebrated at York St John University’s recently acquired outdoor facilities...

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10/05/12 Showcase celebrating university and mental health service provider’s convergence of interests

A pioneering project which offers high quality arts educational opportunities for mental health service...

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24/04/12 York St John announces major acquisition of sports park and theatre

York St John University has acquired the sports park on Haxby Road and the Joseph Rowntree Theatre from Nestlé as part of a major enhancement of its... 

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02/02/12 Training club launched for disabled athletes

A training club designed to provide physically disabled athletes with strength and conditioning coaching has opened its doors at York St John University...

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16/01/12 Lecturer awarded research grant to lead pioneering project on housing adaptation

A senior lecturer at York St John University has been awarded funding to lead a project which will systematically review and map research relating to...

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10/01/12 New Unit launches with Showcase event

The Unit for Child & Youth Studies is launching this month with a free one-day event showcasing current research on the behaviour and wellbeing of children and young people.

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