Events

Family Network: St David’s Day

Location: D/L/047
Date: 29/02/2020, 14:30 - 16:00

Come and join us for our next Family Network Family Fun Day! St David’s Day (the patron saint of Wales) is on the 1st of March, so we will be learning about Wales by playing some Welsh language learning games, making daffodils (one of the symbols of Wales) and creating a collage of the Welsh countryside. As Pancake Day…

Online Coffee with Clara

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Date: 04/03/2020, 08:00 - 17:00

Chat with your VP: Wellbeing and Community about anything and everything to do with your postgrad experience at York so far! Google Meet links will be available a few days before each online session. 8.00am-9.00am  & 12 noon – 1.00pm  &  4.00pm – 5.00pm

LGBTQ History Month – Tell it to the Bees

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Location: Picturehouse, Coney Street, York
Date: 04/03/2020, 18:30 - 21:00

As part of LGBTQ History Month 2020 (just a few days late!), join us on Wednesday March 4, 6.30 at City Screen to watch the film and hear Fiona Shaw talk about her novel and the politics of film adaptation. Discussion after the screening with an audience Q&A, with Dr Hannah Roche, Lecturer in Twentieth-Century…

Crisis Crafting Wellness Craft Sessions

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Location: Derwent College DL117
Date: 05/03/2020, 11:00 - 13:00

Crisis Crafting is an art session that will run every Tuesday from 12-14, campus West, University of York. The session will give literature postgraduates who are feeling down and doubting their ability a sense of achievement and remind them they are not simply essay machines! Students decide what they wish to produce under one broad…

GSA Board Game Cafe

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Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 05/03/2020, 19:00 - 22:00

The GSA will be hosting a board games night fortnightly on Thursdays at the Kitchen@Alcuin. Each session will have a selection of classic and modern board games to play with refreshments served late into the evening in the cosy setting of the Kitchen@Alcuin. Feel free to bring your own games too! Join the new GSA…

Public Living Room – Mental Health Day

Location: Market Square, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5NH
Date: 05/03/2020, 11:00 - 13:00

The GSA invites you to join us in Market Square (or in the library if it’s raining) to talk about your thoughts and feelings about mental health. In support of Every Mind Matters campaign (a collaboration between Time To Change and York Council) we will be looking for people who can share their stories and…

Look After Yourself – Identifying anxiety, depression and stress

Location: Spring Lane University of York, Heslington, YO10 5NH
Date: 05/03/2020, 16:00 - 17:00

The GSA and Open Door Team invite you to this session on the 5th of March (University Mental Health Day). In the session we will talk about how to identify early signs of stress, anxiety and depression, the differences between them, and where to get help from. Press going on our facebook event

GSA Oxford Day Trip

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Location: Oxford
Date: 07/03/2020, 07:30 - 20:30
Price: £20

Visit Oxford for the day and choose from a variety of places to visit. Here are a few ideas, take an organised walking tour of the University, visit famous tv show locations, visit the market, take a punt on the river. www.visitoxford.org/ Sat 7 March 2020 7.30am James College/YUSU 5pm depart Oxford

Crisis Crafting Wellness Craft Sessions

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Location: Spring Lane Building SLB201
Date: 12/03/2020, 11:00 - 13:00

Crisis Crafting is an art session that will run every Tuesday from 12-14, campus West, University of York. The session will give literature postgraduates who are feeling down and doubting their ability a sense of achievement and remind them they are not simply essay machines! Students decide what they wish to produce under one broad…

BAME Book Club

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Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 25/03/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates:29th April, 27 May, 24 June, 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its…

BAME Book Club

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Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 29/04/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates:27 May, 24 June, 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is…

BAME Book Club

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Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 27/05/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates: 24 June, 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is to…

BAME Book Club

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Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 24/06/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates: & 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is to create…

BAME Book Club

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Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 29/07/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is to create a BAME Network of…