What’s the YSTV legacy? And what does the future hold for one of the University’s most enduring societies?
When you meet Simon Stephens in person, the York alumnus, author and playwright has the charisma that you associate with the front man of a band.
Nearly 100 staff and students were cast as extras in the film, wearing 1960s costume, with shots taking place outside Heslington Hall and inside the lecture theatre in the Department of Theatre, Film and Television.
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 York Music alumnus and BAFTA nominee has released his fourth album following his critically acclaimed music production Brass.
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.
England manager Roy Hodgson was among the seven honorary doctorates awarded by the University of York this January. Every year, the University confers honorary degrees on people who […]
At Telefonica’s start-up accelerator WAYRA in London, alumnus Bruce Daisley, head of Twitter Europe, took on the role of lead speaker at the latest York Alumni Association network event.
1. Don’t be afraid of work experience. … But don’t be taken advantage of! I started out hearing how new entrants can be exploited, and […]
Alfie Packham speaks to director Sarah Gavron about “Suffragette”, her route into a male-centric film industry, and the time she stormed Parliament with horses.