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York St John leaps up student experience rankings

Published: 23/03/2017

York St John University has achieved a strong performance in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey.

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Modern Slavery Rose planting at York St John

Published: 21/03/2017

York St John University is joining organisations across the UK to highlight the fight against modern slavery by planting a specially cultivated rose on campus.

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Theatre lecturer featured on BBC Radio 3’s The Verb

Published: 20/03/2017

Nathan Walker, a Senior Lecturer in Performance at York St John University, has been featured on BBC Radio 3’s The Verb, in an episode of the programme looking at the language of dance.

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£40k for York partnership to promote healthier student relationships

Published: 15/03/2017

A joint bid between York St John University, York College and local charities has won funding from the Higher Education Funding Council of England (HEFCE) to strengthen student safeguarding.

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Creating a buzz in the City

Published: 10/03/2017

York St John University is to become a flagship site for Britain’s bees as it hosts an inspiring bee-themed event with writers, artists and conservationists.

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Restorative Justice Day

Published: 8/03/2017

Supporting victims of crime is a priority for North Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan who is backing a new event at York St John University.

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Paperback Writer: insights from author Jack Sheffield

Published: 2/03/2017

Bestselling author Jack Sheffield, who writes about life in a North Yorkshire school in the bestselling Teacher series, will share valuable insights into his experience of writing and publishing at a free event at York St John University.

Blind Spots and Bicycles

Published: 1/03/2017

Cycle Safety was delivered to York St John University this week by an HGV lorry, as Co-op and Cycle Alert joined forces to drive home the road safety message to staff and students on campus.

Photography students exhibit art in hospital

York St John University students exhibit art for regional hospital

Published: 28/02/2017

Photography students from York St John University have produced an installation for the mortuary area at The Northumbria hospital at Cramlington.

RTS Award winners for Eden film

York St John student films win hat trick of awards at Royal Television Society

Published: 23/02/2017

York St John film and television students took a hat trick of awards at last night’s Royal Television Society student awards (Yorkshire centre), in a competition featuring 10 other higher education institutions across Yorkshire.

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