A law clinic offering free legal advice and assistance to members of the public and small businesses has been launched at York St John University.
A joint statement from York's academic leaders
Monday 14 September marks the start of Welcome Week for new students at York St John University. This year, activites and events will look a little different as we adapt to Covid safety measures.
A physically distanced steel signing event has been held as York St John University’s Creative Centre starts to take shape
York St John partners on a new campaign to reassure residents about Covid safety measures in York
The University has climbed 16 places in the latest league table of UK universities.
York St John University and City of York Council have teamed up with REACH – York’s cultural education partnership to produce ‘Creative Doodle Books’
York St John University is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Pro Vice Chancellors: Professor Susan Orr as Pro Vice Chancellor for Learning & Teaching, and Professor Robert Mortimer as Pro Vice Chancellor for Research & Knowledge Transfer.
Popular York lecture series invites members of the public to contribute for the first time, sharing reflections on the pandemic.
York St John University shares insider tips on the process
On 1 August 2020, York St John University officially committed to the five guiding principles of the Race Equality Charter.
York St John achieves gold award from Ministry of Defence in Employer Recognition Scheme
York St John is emphasising its efforts to help tackle some of the big social, economic, and environmental challenges facing society, with the launch of the Institute for Social Justice (ISJ).
The University is joint first in Yorkshire for overall student satisfaction and leads the region for academic support
Gaming continues to go from strength to strength.
New suite of postgraduate publishing courses to further cement York’s reputation as a northern writing powerhouse.
A new national project to support students to enter higher education has been launched by the Minister for Universities.
York Business School at York St John University has hosted a virtual international conference to address tourism education in a dramatically changing world.
Students who are suffering from symptoms of burnout, defined as exhaustion, cynicism and reduced efficacy, achieve worse academic results, according to new research from York St John University and London School of Economics and Political Science.
On Tuesday 2 June, York St John University and York St John University Students’ Union pledged to stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, in support of the global outrage against the killing of George Floyd and other Black people.
Dr Sue Jones wins HE Bioscience Teacher of the Year Award 2020
Creative communities come together for an online celebration of the next generation of artists and designers
Second year physiotherapy students Imogen Clowes and Aaliyah Allen were on a ten-week elective placement in Bangladesh when the Covid-19 pandemic was declared.
York St John University students offer others a virtual space to present their work in the light of physical exhibition cancellations
NHS staff from York and Hull will join York St John this year to train as Biomedical Scientists
York St John University has partnered with digital marketing agency, Mediaworks, to offer a free three-week online course, specialising in digital marketing to help the UK economy bounce back from lockdown.
Staff, students and alumni of York St John are using their creative skills to help the wider community during the pandemic
Students at York St John London Campus have been taking part in challenges to foster a sense of community while they are physically distant from campus and each other.
York St John University is providing online training for volunteers at Refugee Action York (RAY) to ensure that English language teaching provision continues despite the lockdown.
Former Chief Executive of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Dame Julia Unwin DBE, has been appointed Pro Chancellor and Chair of York St John University's Governing Body from 1 August 2020.
A partnership between York St John University and the NHS has been awarded national funding to evaluate the impact of its award-winning mental health programme.
A sixth prestigious Anglo-Italian exhibition takes place in York this week on the theme of Pride and Disability.
Why should you have to move to a city to make art?
In a unique collaboration with York St John University, online fashion retailer boohoo.com has funded scholarships to three talented fashion students.
York St John joins Social Mobility Pledge to remove barriers to success
York St John University’s flagship building project moves a step closer
The ‘Mental Health and Wellbeing: Northern Quarter Project’ takes inspiration from Italian city with world-leading approach to wellbeing.
Outreach scheme aims to ease the pressure on local court.
York St John University has been named one of the most inclusive employers in Britain by lesbian, gay, bi and trans equality charity Stonewall.
Staff and students invited to join conceptual art project.
York St John University is celebrating success after receiving Bronze status as a Hedgehog Friendly Campus. Funded by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society, the scheme aims to raise awareness of the fall in hedgehog populations across the UK.
The brand new awards scheme launches today (Thurs, Jan 9) to recognise young people aged 16-30 who have overcome deprivation and disadvantage to make their way in the world.
Professor Karen Bryan OBE has been appointed as the next Vice Chancellor of York St John University.
The December 2019 General Election was an unforgettable night in politics, and for journalism and media students it was also the biggest night of their budding careers.
A deal has been agreed for York St John to become the football club’s new Academy Partner.
Dr Kulvinder Panesar has been announced as one of the winners of the 2019 TechWomen100 Awards.
York St John University’s holistic approach to improving social mobility, by widening access to higher education and ensuring students have the appropriate support and guidance to enter graduate-level employment, has been recognised in the 2019 UK Social Mobility Awards.
Community to benefit from new facility that addresses "significant gap in indoor tennis provision."
York St John University has received a coveted silver Engage Watermark award from the National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement (NCCPE) for its activity and research to benefit society.
York Business School have held their second event in the Future Lab series at York St John University.
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