Events - April 2021

Wellbeing Walk on Campus West

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Location: Greg's place, Campus West
Date: 21/04/2021, 12:00 - 13:00

Shrug off those indoor blues and get some fresh air! Join a member of the GSA as we go on a walk around the nicest parts of Campus West. We’ll go whatever the weather (except it it’s unsafe on the paths) so bring waterproofs if it’s raining and a good coat if need be. Due…

Tennis session

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Date: 21/04/2021, 15:30 - 16:30

As things are starting to open up again we’re working hard to get you back to team sports as safely as possible. We’re working closely with York Sport to provide you with the opportunity to play outdoor sport again. These tennis sessions are free for all students and completely casual, open to everyone irrespective of…

Dance Fit online

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Date: 22/04/2021, 12:00 - 13:00

The GSA are committed to providing Postgraduate free sport to all of our students, even when we can’t come together and do that sport face to face. With that in mind, we’ve added Dance Fit to our online sports offering (alongside our weekly Online Yoga classes). So don your favourite 80’s style workout gear (not…

Football session

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Date: 22/04/2021, 20:00 - 21:00

As things are starting to open up again we’re working hard to get you back to team sports as safely as possible. We’re working closely with York Sport to provide you with the opportunity to play outdoor sport again. First up it’s football. These sessions are free for all students and completely casual, open to…

GSA Election drop in session with Clara García – VP Wellbeing and Community

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Date: 22/04/2021, 10:00 - 10:30

Are you considering running for a Sabbatical Officer or Student Trustee role? Do you have any questions about the roles or how the election works? Come along to our drop-in session to talk about all things elections! Sabbatical Officers lead your postgraduate union and are in the rooms where key decisions are made at the…

Tennis session

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Date: 23/04/2021, 14:00 - 15:00

As things are starting to open up again we’re working hard to get you back to team sports as safely as possible. We’re working closely with York Sport to provide you with the opportunity to play outdoor sport again. These tennis sessions are free for all students and completely casual, open to everyone irrespective of…

Morning Yoga online

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Date: 26/04/2021, 10:00 - 11:00

Start your third time by stretching out those muscles, improving your flexibility and getting more zen in your life. That’s right, it’s the GSA’s free online yoga sessions in collaboration with York Sport. These online yoga classes are completely free for students and run every Monday from 10-11am. There’s no pressure to come every week…

LGBTQ+ Network: Drag Queen Bingo with Crudi Dench

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Date: 26/04/2021, 19:30 - 21:00

Join us for a night of guaranteed fun, games and prizes, with Crudi Dench, the mother of the “Haus of Dench,” York’s Alternative Drag and Comedy Collective. This online event is promised to be the best way to start your Summer Term, and if you are lucky enough, you will be the one walking away…

Zine Workshop with Jade Blood

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Date: 27/04/2021, 17:00 - 18:30

In this workshop, we will learn how to create our own zines. A zine is a self-published booklet with text and images (either appropriated or original) of small circulation. Participants can also consider how such mediums can help them process or even disseminate in a creative alternative manner part of their research. Of course, zine-making…

GSA Election drop in session with Pürnur Altay – GSA President

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Date: 27/04/2021, 16:30 - 17:30

Are you considering running for a Sabbatical Officer or Student Trustee role? Do you have any questions about the roles or how the election works? Come along to our drop-in session to talk about all things elections! Sabbatical Officers lead your postgraduate union and are in the rooms where key decisions are made at the…

Wellbeing Walk on Campus West

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Location: Greg's place, Campus West
Date: 28/04/2021, 12:00 - 13:00

Shrug off those indoor blues and get some fresh air! Join a member of the GSA as we go on a walk around the nicest parts of Campus West. We’ll go whatever the weather (except it it’s unsafe on the paths) so bring waterproofs if it’s raining and a good coat if need be. Due…

British Sign Language Taster Session with Audrius Kiminius – BSL instructor

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Date: 28/04/2021, 17:00 - 19:00

Sign Language is a visual system of communicating using gestures and facial expression, while British Sign Language (BSL) is the most predominantly used among the UK deaf community. In this online session, you will have the opportunity to get an insight into a new language. After a short introduction regarding deaf awareness and how the…

Tennis session

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Date: 28/04/2021, 15:30 - 16:30

As things are starting to open up again we’re working hard to get you back to team sports as safely as possible. We’re working closely with York Sport to provide you with the opportunity to play outdoor sport again. These tennis sessions are free for all students and completely casual, open to everyone irrespective of…

Dance Fit online

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Date: 29/04/2021, 12:00 - 13:00

The GSA are committed to providing Postgraduate free sport to all of our students, even when we can’t come together and do that sport face to face. With that in mind, we’ve added Dance Fit to our online sports offering (alongside our weekly Online Yoga classes). So don your favourite 80’s style workout gear (not…

Football session

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Date: 29/04/2021, 20:00 - 21:00

As things are starting to open up again we’re working hard to get you back to team sports as safely as possible. We’re working closely with York Sport to provide you with the opportunity to play outdoor sport again. First up it’s football. These sessions are free for all students and completely casual, open to…

Disabled Students Network: Event with INCLUDE Network

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Date: 29/04/2021, 17:00 - 18:30

This online event will provide an opportunity for postgraduate students to hear about the University of York’s INCLUDE Network: Inclusive Network Connecting and Linking University Disabled Employees. Some of the core objectives of INCLUDE are to open the discussion and raise awareness about the challenges that disabilities might create in the workplace and promote “the…

Food Network: “Eat (Healthy) as a Student” with Clarissa Nolan – Registered Nutritional Therapist

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Date: 30/04/2021, 17:00 - 18:00

Have you been struggling with finding quick, cheap, but healthy cooking recipes? Do you want to feel motivated to start the summer term with healthy eating habits? In this session, you will have the opportunity to learn some essential nutrition tips. We will start with what a healthy plate should look like, and then we…

Tennis session

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Date: 30/04/2021, 14:00 - 15:00

As things are starting to open up again we’re working hard to get you back to team sports as safely as possible. We’re working closely with York Sport to provide you with the opportunity to play outdoor sport again. These tennis sessions are free for all students and completely casual, open to everyone irrespective of…

GSA Election drop in session with Jane Baston – VP Academic

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Date: 04/05/2021, 12:00 - 13:00

Are you considering running for a Sabbatical Officer or Student Trustee role? Do you have any questions about the roles or how the election works? Come along to our drop-in session to talk about all things elections! Sabbatical Officers lead your postgraduate union and are in the rooms where key decisions are made at the…

GSA Election drop in session with Pürnur Altay – GSA President

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Date: 06/05/2021, 14:00 - 15:00

Are you considering running for a Sabbatical Officer or Student Trustee role? Do you have any questions about the roles or how the election works? Come along to our drop-in session to talk about all things elections! Sabbatical Officers lead your postgraduate union and are in the rooms where key decisions are made at the…