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UNIVERSITY OF YO

WE RECOGNISE THE EXCELLENCE OF STUDENTS WHO WORK TO IMPROVE STUDENT LIFE AT YORK. THE YUSU AWARDS 2015 WAS A SPECTACULAR EVENT HELD IN CENTRAL HALL. EDUCATIONS PROGRESSIVE - JAZ MILLAR PROJECT SEXPRESSION Contribution to Diversity LGBTQ’s Passionate Voice Volunteering project of the Year This courageous student is the LGBTQ convener This unparalleled volunteering project dramatically and perpetually campaigned for the liberation of increased the number of sex education sessions it trans*people – running awareness campaigns, teaches in multiple schools across York. fundraisers and grew the participation of trans* people in the LGBTQ network. NAOMI BARROW Contribution to student well-being, Well-being warrior This distinguished campaigner raised awareness on mental health and the student body; she organised and delivered a far reaching World Mental Health Day event.

SELINA POPE Academic representative of the year Pursuer of Inclusive Learning Making sure no student is left behind; she pioneered the ‘maths skills scheme’ for PEP students, widening participation in the future for all first years.

POLICY PIONEERS - HARRY WHITTAKER YORK STUDENT THINK TANK Greg Dyke award for student media URY’s Society of Year Driving Force

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This top-notch society gave students the chance to input their voice, discuss and debate current affairs and pressing issues through its growing policy labs.

BRENDAN SHEA Outstanding Community Volunteer King of KEEN This remarkable student dedicated much of his time to the KEEN project supporting children with special needs around York.

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This exceptional broadcaster is the most listened to on URY, he won a national award this year providing he is a true radio talent. This motivational student leader has masterminded a new approach to Big D, alongside being a course rep and encouraging more students to engage with opportunities in the charity sector.

Impact Report 2014-15  

YUSU exists to improve student lives. We aim to positively impact student lives so they enjoy their time at university and feel part of a su...

Impact Report 2014-15  

YUSU exists to improve student lives. We aim to positively impact student lives so they enjoy their time at university and feel part of a su...

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