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.
Dr Sue Jones shortlisted for HE Bioscience Teacher of the Year Award 2020.
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.
The very first students to study the Occupational Therapy (Pre-registration) MSc programme at York St John University have graduated.
In their commitment to ensure students from all walks of life have access to education and are supported in reaching their full potential, York St John has signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the United Nations Association International Service.
The city’s best performing businesses revealed at prestigious awards event hosted by York St John University in partnership with Make It York and The Press, York.
York St John’s i2i International Soccer Academy play showcase match against Championship Academy team
Students from York St John University’s i2i International Soccer Academy played a key match against Sheffield Wednesday Academy Under 18s, showcasing talent amongst the i2i Academy players.
Students and staff from York St John University focus on Social Justice for film festival showcase
York St John University academic partners with charity on first research into how SPL is working for breastfeeding families and calls for more employer support.
York St John University study finds that it’s not a lack of ambition holding them back
The first students experiencing a Placement Year return to York St John ready to take on their career.
A new research centre exploring why social inequality and injustices are largely enacted through language has been launched at York St John University.
Reeta Chakrabarti, esteemed journalist and BBC presenter, is to become York St John University’s Chancellor. She follows in the footsteps of The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York, who retires from his high profile role after more than 12 years.
WWF pop up offers plant-based alternatives
Journalism, philanthropy and humanitarian work recognised by York St John University as it confers honorary awards upon individuals for outstanding achievement in their fields.
York St John University's assistive technology advisor has been named in the Disability Power 100 for the second year running.
Marking Ada Lovelace Day from a very personal perspective.
Kerry Fox's art was one of the highlights of York St John’s 2019 MA exhibition.
In the 2020 league table, released on Sunday 22 September, York St John is tenth in the country for Teaching Quality and achieved one of the biggest overall rises in the UK with a 21 place move up the rankings.
New research project finds that the lack of supervision on school buses leaves pupils at risk of bullying, and is a serious distraction for drivers.
On Friday 20 September, millions of people will take part in a day of global action to urge decision-makers to take immediate steps to tackle the climate emergency.
Top UK businesses on board as York St John University launches England’s first degree of its kind.
Laura Grove used her own experiences for the Mind Your Mates campaign, to help others with mental health problems.
Staff from York St John University support Goalball team on their path to the Paralympic Games
Marije Davidson, York St John's Equality and Diversity Adviser, has been awarded an honorary British Empire Medal by Her Majesty The Queen, in recognition for Services to Education.
Sky Sports cameras will head to York St John University this week as an inclusive cricket event takes place. Cricketers will take part in a Super 1’s session on Thursday in an event that caters for young players with disabilities from Lancashire and Yorkshire.
A York St John University student has been selected to compete in the Anniversary Games later this month.
Professional athletes, amateur clubs and schools in the region are set to benefit from the launch of a new academy of sport in the heart of York.
James Thorn, who graduated with an MSc in International Business Management last year, has been presented with a Young Entrepreneur Award from HRH The Duke of York.
NSS results show a significant rise in the rankings for York St John
Professor Christopher Moore, Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor with responsibility for London Campus, has delivered a lecture on brand marketing to a room of captivated Year 10 pupils from two partner schools in York.
More than 700 teaching alumni returned to York St John last week when the University awarded honorary degrees to students of Ripon College and York St John who were awarded a Certificate of Education before 1980.
Leading Football Association (FA) coach and football educator, Dick Bate, has been awarded a posthumous honorary fellowship by York St John University, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to coach education in football.
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