Goodricke College is named after amateur astronomer John Goodricke (1764-1786), who is best known for presenting conclusive proof that the brightness of stars varies over a period of time in a cyclical nature.
Published works by York alumni this year range from cookbooks to contemporary novels and from teachers’ guides to textbooks. See our selection here.
York grad Jennifer Rudd reminisces about her finest moments
Thanks to the microblogging site Twitter, everyone and anyone can assemble their very own subscribing audience numbered in the hundreds, even the thousands. We spoke to Managing Director of Twitter UK and York alumnus Bruce Daisley about the site’s impact on society.