News Category: Events

Guide to Study and Assessment Q+A

Guide to Study and Assessment Q+A

During Week 2 of Autumn Term 2019, the GSA held an event to help new students learn about the differences in study and assessment at York compared to universities around the world and indeed the UK. As part of the event there was a question and answer session. We have written up some of the…

28th October 2019

GSA Awards 2019: Winners Announced

GSA Awards 2019: Winners Announced

Last week we hosted our now annual GSA Awards, celebrating the achievements of postgraduate students and staff over the past academic year. The winners of the awards are listed below: GSA Volunteer of the Year  Hugh Watmough GSA Network of the Year PhD Network – Francesco Ramponi GSA Council Member of the Year Neil Cox…

15th July 2019

Welcome Team information for September 2019

Welcome Team information for September 2019

WELCOME TEAM for Welcome Fortnight 2019 For work on Friday 20 September (training afternoon) – Friday 4 October How to apply Stage 1 Please fill in the application form with care. Only application forms of the highest standard are considered for interview. Applications with too few details of relevant experience and transferable skills, spelling mistakes…

8th April 2019

GSA York Postgrad Summer Forum - Call for Abstracts for Presentations

GSA York Postgrad Summer Forum – Call for Abstracts for Presentations

Integrating Interfaculty Ideas Call for Abstracts for Presentations Calling all postgraduate researchers! Are you bored over the summer? Keen to meet new people? Want to see if you can make someone from a completely different area of academia understand your research? The York Postgrad Summer Forum is a series of seminars which will take place…

1st April 2019

Spring Vacation Guide now available

Spring Vacation Guide now available

The GSA and International team at the Student Hub have collected together useful information about opening times, useful contacts and events happening over the Spring Vacation period. You can view and download a copy or pick up a copy from colleges or key venues on campus. 

14th March 2019

Shine a Light on Sexual Violence: Light up the Night march - 04/02/19

Shine a Light on Sexual Violence: Light up the Night march – 04/02/19

Light up the Night March, Monday 4th February, 6pm Assemble at  Greg’s Place, Heslington West Campus at 6.00pm   It’s time to Shine a Light on Sexual Violence, and for everyone at the University of York to show that we want to live and work in a safe and respectful environment for all, free from…

25th January 2019

Welcome Back Week evening line-up announced

Welcome Back Week evening line-up announced

The GSA have been working on a week of great events to welcome both new PhD students starting in January and welcome back students after the examination and hand-in period of the start of term 2. We’ve taken some of our most popular events last term and slapped on a reduced price of just £10…

21st December 2018

Christmas Vacation guide 2018 now available

Christmas Vacation guide 2018 now available

The GSA and Student Hub have collected together useful information about opening times, useful contacts and events happening over the Christmas Vacation period. You can view and download a copy here or pick up a copy from colleges or key venues on campus. Click here to download a copy of the guide

26th November 2018

GSA Welcome to New Students

GSA Welcome to New Students

Welcome to York! If you’re reading this you’re probably a new postgraduate student due to be starting in September. The good news is we send you an email with everything you need to know about the GSA and Welcome Week before you start. The bad news is we don’t tend to get everyone’s emails until…

24th August 2018

GSA Awards 2018 - Winners announced

GSA Awards 2018 – Winners announced

We are happy to announce our full list of winners of the inaugural GSA Awards! Thank you to all who attended our celebration evening yesterday and congratulations to all winners and nominees for your contributions to Postgraduate life at York!

18th July 2018