£2.6m Donation to University from Former Student

19 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 Attack29 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

Student Max Left Seeing Red over Mohawk Hairstyle

Student Max Left Seeing Red over Mohawk Hairstyle49 days ago
Student Max left seeing red over mohawk hairstyle. A UNIVERSITY of York student said he was threatened with being fired from a supermarket job he desperately needs because his hair was inappropriate. -> Read more at York Press

City Student Behind Tower's Poppy Art

42 days ago
City student behind Tower's poppy art. Former Sheffield Hallam University student Paul Cummins is the man behind the ceramic poppies installation at the Tower of London.. -> Read more at The Star

Funeral Held for Murdered Student

Funeral Held for Murdered Student31 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 Isaac15 days ago
VIDEO: Balloon release for missing Isaac. Balloons released for missing Huddersfield boy -> Watch at BBC News

Sheffield University Union Rated the 'best'

35 days ago
Sheffield University union rated the 'best'. The University of Sheffield Students’ Union has been voted the best in the UK for the third year running in the National Student Survey 2014. -> Read more at The Star

Thornhill Student Writes About Experiences in Ghana

9 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

10 hours 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 Experience4 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' Work18 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

28 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

More Student Flats Planned Near City Centre

3 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

33 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

33 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

15 hours 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 of30 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

Teams Triumph in Hell on the Humber Endurance Race

Teams Triumph in Hell on the Humber Endurance Race31 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 Hunt9 hours 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 Student's Doorbell Has Sound of Success

44 days ago
Sheffield student's doorbell has sound of success. A Sheffield Hallam University student has won a top summer internship after designing a possible doorbell of the future... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

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

21 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

Isle Teens to Benefit from New UTC

48 days ago
Isle teens to benefit from new UTC. Students from across the Isle will benefit from the creation of a new £9.5m Humber University Technical College that is the first of its kind in this region, and is set to create 600 student places and 220 jobs... -> Read more at South Yorkshire Times

Death Crash Jet 'was Shot Down' Report Concludes

7 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

Clare Cambridge Bound with Record A-level Tally

27 days ago
Clare Cambridge bound with record A-level tally. Sheffield High School student Clare Rees-Zimmerman is preparing for Cambridge University with a crop of eight A* grades and one A at A-level. -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Students Consider Leaving University as Debt Spirals

34 days ago
Students consider leaving university as debt spirals. The fourth annual Lloyds Bank Student Finance Report reveals a worrying uplift in students overall estimated debt – rising almost 14 per cent to £19,217 compared to last year’s estimate of £16,909... -> Read more at Halifax Courier