My experiences of Disability and LGBTQ+ at York

Hi I’m Rowan! I’m a second year Biochemistry student at the University of York. At university, I am the Disabled Students’ Officer and part of the LGBTQ+ network. I’m here to tell you about my absolutely amazing experiences and give you some insight into Disability and LGBTQ+ at university. Disabled Students Network Writing this I … Continue reading My experiences of Disability and LGBTQ+ at York

From Closeted to Confident – My LGBTQ Experience at York

For many students going to university is an important milestone, a rite of passage followed by independence and self-discovery. For me – an LGBTQ student, that could never have been more true. I had high hopes that starting University would allow me to finally be myself, and York definitely delivered. Although it wasn’t always plain … Continue reading From Closeted to Confident – My LGBTQ Experience at York

A queer student guide to York

If you identify as LGBTQ, are questioning your identity or just a brilliant ally, there are so many things you can get involved with and ways you can feel represented here at York. Not only is the city of York a liberal-minded city full of thriving independent queer-friendly businesses, but there are also loads of things … Continue reading A queer student guide to York