£2.6m Donation to University from Former Student

34 days ago
£2.6m donation to university from former student. The University of Sheffield has been given a £2.6m donation - the largest gift it has had from a former student in the last decade - towards its pioneering research into harnessing the power of the sun to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Funeral Held for Sudanese University of Bradford Student Who Died After Attack

Funeral Held for Sudanese University of Bradford Student Who Died After Attack45 days ago
Funeral held for Sudanese University of Bradford student who died after attack. THE funeral of University of Bradford student, who died after being attacked on a night out in Sheffield last May, took place on Saturday. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Man 'admits' Killing Leeds University Student and Fellow British Tourist in Thailand

2 hours ago
Man 'admits' killing Leeds University student and fellow British tourist in Thailand. A Burmese man has confessed to killing two British tourists, including a Leeds University student, in Thailand, according to local reports. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Funeral Held for Murdered Student

Funeral Held for Murdered Student47 days ago
Funeral held for murdered student. The funeral of a Bradford University student who died after being attacked on a night out takes place. -> Read more at BBC News

VIDEO: Balloon Release for Missing Isaac

VIDEO: Balloon Release for Missing Isaac31 days ago
VIDEO: Balloon release for missing Isaac. Balloons released for missing Huddersfield boy -> Watch at BBC News

Thornhill Student Writes About Experiences in Ghana

25 days ago
Thornhill student writes about experiences in Ghana. A Thornhill student has recounted his experiences of the issues facing West Africa during two trips to promote his university’s overseas campus in Ghana... -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter

Tributes to “great” Leeds Student Murdered in Thailand

16 days ago
Tributes to “great” Leeds student murdered in Thailand. Fellow students, family and friends have paid tribute to Leeds University student David Miller, one of the British tourists murdered in Thailand. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

University of Bradford Shortlisted for Award for Most Improved Student Experience

University of Bradford Shortlisted for Award for Most Improved Student Experience20 days ago
University of Bradford shortlisted for award for most improved student experience. THE University of Bradford has been shortlisted for an award for the most improved student experience in the country. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

London Showcase for Student Filmmakers' Work

London Showcase for Student Filmmakers' Work33 days ago
London showcase for student filmmakers' work. TALENTED student filmmakers from the University of York will showcase their work to leading members of the British film industry at the Vue Cinema in Piccadilly, London, as part of the Raindance Film Festival 2014. -> Read more at York Press

Double Celebration for College Student

44 days ago
Double celebration for College student. Barnsley Sixth Form College student Lauren Taylor has two reasons to celebrate -  achieving three A grades in the first year of her A Levels and getting a place on a prestigious University of Oxford Summer School. Lauren, 17, who is studying A Levels in English Language and Literature, Art and ICT, was one of only 11 students from across the... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

University Clubs to Play Rugby Game in Murdered Student's Memory

University Clubs to Play Rugby Game in Murdered Student's Memory13 days ago
University clubs to play rugby game in murdered student's memory. A MURDERED student will be remembered when the University of Bradford's two rugby clubs tonight play for a trophy in his memory. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

More Student Flats Planned Near City Centre

18 days ago
More student flats planned near city centre. Plans for big housing development on the doorstep of the University of Sheffield are in line for council approval next week... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

What a Weigh to Go – Top Marks for Tom

48 days ago
What a weigh to go – top marks for Tom. Sheffield student Thomas Lowson only had a slim chance of going to university when he topped the scales at 24 stone and was so unhappy his grades started to suffer. -> Read more at The Star

Student Praised for Success in Face of Adversity

49 days ago
Student praised for success in face of adversity. LEEDS teenager Elinor Clapson has gained three A*s at A-level and a place at Cambridge University just months after the sudden death of her mother. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Council's Joint Bid to Run University

16 days ago
Council's joint bid to run university. Scarborough Council has announced that it intends to submit a joint bid with Coventry University College to run the university campus in Scarborough, which is currently operated by the University of Hull... -> Read more at The Scarborough News

Hull Students Among Happiest in Country, Says Survey of

Hull Students Among Happiest in Country, Says Survey of45 days ago
Hull students among happiest in country, says survey of . STUDENTS at the University of Hull are among the most satisfied in the country, according to the National Student Survey. The results from the 2014 survey show an overall satisfaction score of 98 per cent, putting it joint 17th for higher education establishments in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland, and joint 13th... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

VIDEO: Funds Boost for Mexborough Food Bank

15 days ago
VIDEO: Funds boost for Mexborough food bank. Residents are being urged to support a fundraising campaign to open a foodbank in Mexborough which could help scores of families struggling on the breadline... -> Watch at Doncaster Free Press

No DNA Matches in Thai Murder Probe

No DNA Matches in Thai Murder Probe14 days ago
No DNA matches in Thai murder probe. Police in Thailand say they have still not identified any suspects in the murder of British tourists Hannah Witheridge and Leeds University student David Miller. -> Read more at BBC News

Teams Triumph in Hell on the Humber Endurance Race

Teams Triumph in Hell on the Humber Endurance Race46 days ago
Teams triumph in Hell on the Humber endurance race. DOZENS of people have taken part in the annual 12-hour Hell on the Humber challenge. The endurance race sees teams of runners take it in turns to run a four-mile course around the Humber Bridge. They began the race at 7pm last night and finished at 7am today. Six teams from the University of Hull were among those taking part, to... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

CCTV Released in Thai Murder Hunt

CCTV Released in Thai Murder Hunt16 days ago
CCTV released in Thai murder hunt. The families of two murdered Britons in Thailand, one of whom was a Leeds University student, pay tribute as police hunting for suspects release CCTV images. -> Read more at BBC News

Sheffield University's £2.6m Gift a Ray of Sunshine

37 days ago
Sheffield University's £2.6m gift a ray of sunshine. Sheffield University has been given a £2.6 million donation - the largest gift it has had from a former student in the last decade... -> Read more at The Star

York's Alternative Student Media in List of the Country's Best

2 days ago
York's alternative student media in list of the country's best. The Huffington Post has included two societies from the University of York in their list of the best of alternative student media. The list, which was created to highlight unconventional media outlets from universities across the UK, commended both York PEN and Chat Politics. York PEN is the York branch of the global... -> Read more at Nouse

Still No Suspects in Thailand Murders

Still No Suspects in Thailand Murders14 days ago
Still no suspects in Thailand murders. Police in Thailand say they have still not identified any suspects in the murder of British tourists Hannah Witheridge and Leeds University student David Miller. -> Read more at BBC News

Death Crash Jet 'was Shot Down' Report Concludes

23 days ago
Death crash jet 'was shot down' report concludes. AN Aircrash which killed a University of Leeds student was probably brought down over Ukraine by numerous “high-energy objects”, an official accident report has said. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Reward Offered in Thai Murders Probe

Reward Offered in Thai Murders Probe5 days ago
Reward offered in Thai murders probe. A group of Thais are the latest to be questioned as police offer a £13,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the killers of Leeds University student David Miller and Hannah Witheridge. -> Read more at BBC News