It’s now been nearly ten years since the University launched the Centre for Applied Human Rights Protective Fellowship Scheme for Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) at Risk.
A BBC adaptation of Winston Graham’s historical novels, the first series was broadcast last year and proved a hit with Sunday evening audiences, pulling in more than 8m viewers an episode.
The exhibition includes more than 60 works of art displayed over three galleries showing how flesh has been portrayed by artists over the last 600 years.
“For me, York really was the only place to do a history degree.”
The York Music alumnus and BAFTA nominee has released his fourth album following his critically acclaimed music production Brass.
Launched in 2015, the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain (NYCGB) Fellowship Programme is a major new initiative that aims to create the most highly skilled and multi-talented choral singers in the UK.
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Alumni and friends have opened up opportunities for hundreds of students and researchers in the arts and humanities. Read our quick updates to find out more.
Crowdfunding, for those unfamiliar with it, is way to raise money online for projects, ideas and events. Sites like KickStarter and Indiegogo have been around […]
Newly appointed Chairman of Channel 4, Charles Gurassa is no stranger to success. The York alumnus has spearheaded pivotal strategic change for organisations as diverse as Thomson Travel, Virgin Mobile and Lovefilm – apparently with the Midas touch.
With due respect to Philip Larkin, what really began in 1963 was the University of York – and English, with just fifty students and six full-time members of staff, was one of its first four departments.
The 2014 Synod was itself haunted by the “no” vote against women bishops two years before. “It was an awful moment,” recalls the Very Reverend Vivienne Faull, Dean of York.