Events - February 2017

GSA LGBT History Month

Location: University of York
Date: 03/02/2017, 13:00 - 20:30

  A selection of events happening throughout February to celebrate the contribution made to society by LGBTQ+ people past and present. LGBT Crafternoon – Zine-making 4pm-6pm, 3rd Feb, Wentworth 024 What would inclusive Sex and Relationships Education look like? We will be creating a special LGBT History Month zine! There will be lots of resources…

Puppies Cuddle Event – 06/02/17 – FREE

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Date: 06/02/2017, 13:00 - 16:00

Vanbrugh JCR As part of out Winter warm-up week From 1-4pm on 06/02/17 the GSA will be hosting dogs and puppies from the Guide Dogs Association for you to cuddle and play with to help warm you up and make you smile! In order to play with the dogs, a donation to the Guide Dogs…

Postgrad Tea and Biscuits – 07/02/17 – FREE

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Date: 07/02/2017, 10:30 - 11:30

Vanbrugh SCR, 10.30-11.30am Take a break from work and head over to the Vanbrugh SCR for free tea, coffee or hot chocolate and baked goods. Every Tuesday morning during term-time

Queer Cabaret presents: Galentines day – 13/02/17 – £2 (donated to LGBT history month)

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Date: 13/02/2017, 20:00 - 23:30

The Lounge (Roger Kirk Centre), James College, 8pm-Midnight Queer cabaret comes to the University of York! There will be glitter, there will be drama and there will be heart (also cocktails). Recognising the need for intersectional LGBT liberation, this event showcases feminist and queer acts, including live music, spoken word, drag performances and more. While…

Clothes Swap – 15/02/17 – FREE

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Date: 15/02/2017, 13:00 - 16:00

Derwent SCR, 1pm-4pm In association with OnePlanet York Lack of outfit getting you down? Want to spruce up your style mid-term? Or just had enough of that jumper you were bought for Christmas. On 15th February the GSA will be holding a clothes swap to promote sustainability across campus. Bring along your unwanted clothes and…

Mind Your Head Mental Illness Awareness Week – 20/02/17 – 24/02/17 – FREE

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Date: 20/02/2017, 09:00 - 19:00

A range of talks and events focusing on the subject of Mental Illness, more details http://www.mindyourheadyork.org

Postgrad Tea and Biscuits – 21/02/17 – FREE

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Date: 21/02/2017, 10:30 - 11:30

Vanbrugh SCR, 10.30-11.30am Take a break from work and head over to the Vanbrugh SCR for free tea, coffee or hot chocolate and baked goods. Every Tuesday morning during term-time

Social Media for Postgraduates – 24/02/17 – FREE

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Location: Berrick Saul Building
Date: 24/02/2017, 18:00 - 20:00

The Bowland, Berrick Saul Building, 6pm Wine Reception, 6:30pm Panel How do hashtags work? What is the difference between reach and shares? What is the point of Twitter? Social media whether in terms of promoting your research, engaging with people outside of the University environment, networking or simply providing a respite from work is an…

Trip to Blue Planet Aquarium and Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet

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Date: 25/02/2017, 08:30 - 19:00

Two places in one day: 8.15am Heslington East (Kimberlow Way bus stop) pick up & 8.30am James College/YUSU pick up.  Spend 2.5 hours at Blue Planet and then depart for Cheshire Oaks at 1.15pm. There are lots of eateries in the shopping outlet if required. Leave Cheshire Oaks at 5pm The Blue Planet Aquarium is…

Postgrad Tea and Biscuits – 28/02/17 – FREE

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Date: 28/02/2017, 10:30 - 11:30

Vanbrugh SCR, 10.30-11.30am Take a break from work and head over to the Vanbrugh SCR for free tea, coffee or hot chocolate and baked goods. Every Tuesday morning during term-time