By Sophie Almack, Volunteering and Enterprise Communications Officer Every year, we take the opportunity to thank our incredible student volunteers at our Student Volunteering Awards ceremony. Though we’re sad to say we couldn’t host our awards in person this year, we wanted to make sure we took time to recognise all of the amazing work … Continue reading Celebrating Volunteers’ Week and our incredible student volunteers
Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on researching within a political think tank. We interviewed Andrew Gloag, who worked as a Research Assistant at Demos during his placement year. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Andrew Andrew is a final year Politics student at York. He has just returned … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 20: Andrew Gloag, Research Assistant
It's Autumn term and if you're a second year, you will have already seen emails in your inboxes about York Award applications. As everyone starts planning and thinking about their future after graduation, applying for the York Award is a great way to help you stand out from the crowd! It's a certificate that shows … Continue reading Should I apply for the York Award?
Here in Careers there is only one thing to talk about this week, our upcoming Fairs in Management & Finance, Technology and Law! Unless you’ve been a hermit, you’re probably aware that there are some big names coming to campus over the next two weeks, like Aviva, Sky and MacFarlanes who are sponsoring these amazing … Continue reading #FridayCatchUp
The Borthwick Institute is offering 2-6 unpaid work experience placements during the week commencing 23 September 2013, open to all students of the University of York. You will get the chance to work with original archive material and projects may include sorting, listing, boxing and digitisation work. You just need an interest in archives – … Continue reading Calling all budding archivists
Times Higher Education magazine is running a short-video competition as part of the launch of the World University Rankings 2012-13. Your film should be 10 seconds long and complete the sentence: My university is world-class because... Videos will be broadcast on the Times Higher Education's YouTube channel and a selection will be shown on the World … Continue reading World Class University – video competition
We are looking for undergraduate students to give feedback on the online Employability Tutorial through focus groups in week 10. Whether you love/hate it/have never used it, or if you don't know what employability is, we want to hear from you.
The next university-wide Postgraduate Open Day will be held on Wednesday 8th December 2010. The day will open at 9.30am, and the first talk is at 10am. Representatives from a range of University support departments will be on hand to answer your questions. General talks will take place in Central Hall from 10am - 12.30pm. Academic … Continue reading University of York Postgraduate Open Day – 8 December 2010