Category Archives: News

No, They Can’t Wash No Scrubs: Nursing Students Protest Eden’s Court Squalor

Student Nurse Circuit Laundry

Nursing students living in Eden’s Court, an off-campus block part of Derwent College, have started a petition asking the university to provide more washing facilities after they have been left

Pick A Side: Become A Campaign Coordinator In YUSU’S Working-Class & Social Mobility Officer Referendum

Students with a burning passion in improving social mobility and working class representation within YUSU, or a talent for semantic pedantry and wording of policy motions, can apply to lead campaigns for

Police investigate shameful hockey social after members wear swastikas and praise 9/11

CW: Racism, Sexism, Misogyny, References to Sexual Violence. The University of York Hockey Club have been condemned by officials within the University of York and beyond over the Conduct of

BREAKING NEWS: Collision on Green Dykes Lane

Emergency services were called to the scene of a collision on Green Dykes Lane today at 7pm. An air ambulance landed on the grounds of The Retreat nearby. York Vision

BREAKING NEWS: Man Rescued By Air Ambulance From York Minster Steeple

  Emergency services rushed to the York Minster this morning (Thursday 5th) after a man was taken seriously ill – at a shocking 40 metres above the ground. Emergency services

Willow Revisited: Tommy Fong Is Having A Sale

From the 1930’s the Willow establishment graced the streets of York. First as a café, then a restaurant, Willow closed its doors in 2015 as the #1 disco in York

Student Night Guide 2017

  With Fresher’s Week at it’s end the chaos of night in Salvation on a Thursday and Fibbers on a Tuesday will be no more and the natural order of

York University Challenge Contestant Cleared of Rape

A York graduate who appeared on University Challenge has been found not guilty of raping a woman while a student. Former history student, Barto Joly de Lotbiniere, had been accused

Pests, Paedos, and Perverts: Should you be worried about living near someone on the Violent and Sexual Offences Register?

Content Warning: references to sexual violence. A Freedom of Information request from York Vision to North Yorkshire Police has revealed that, as of September, there were 52 people on the Violent and

Food and Booze Just Got Cheaper: York Drops “Rip-Off” Transaction Charges

Buying food and drink on campus just got easier YUSU Commercial Service and The University of York have jointly announced that from Monday the 18th of September all card and mobile payment

Greggs, Papa John’s, and MORE, to open on Hes East

The University has confirmed seven new retailers are going to Heslington East Campus soon. Retailers confirmed include: Papa Johns, a pizza takeaway Greggs, a bakers (sadly not located on Greg’s

Tim Peake to Re-enter Campus Spaceship This Freshers

Major Tim Peake, one of the first British*, and 7th European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut to enter Space will visit University of York’s “Campus Spaceship”, Central Hall, on Day 2 of

7 Shocking Things We Learnt from York’s Student Health Needs Assessment

Content Warning: this article contains references to drug use, sexual violence, suicide, and self-harm. York’s first Student Health Needs Assessment Report (SHNAR) was recently published revealing 7 shocking things the report

York to host Young Greens Convention

In a video released today, Young Greens announced their 2017 Annual Convention would be held at the University of York on the 11th and 12th of November. Join us at

Uni researchers name bird after Love Island’s Marcel – because he can’t find a mate

University scientists have named a study bird Marcel, in honour of Love Island’s Marcel Somerville – after the unlucky-in-love creature flew 600 miles searching for a mate. The researchers could

York student’s debut novel long-listed for literature’s biggest prize

A York PhD student’s debut novel has been long-listed for the 2017 Man Booker prize – widely considered to be among the most prestigious awards in fiction. The Man Booker