Jo Barrow is the former editor of York Vision and a perpetually struggling English Literature student.
10 December 2013 05:46 PM
Connor Johnson has been obsessed with space since the age of 3, and his petition to the president to save NASA needs some help
Better late than never: 90-year-old grandmother waits seven decades to graduate from University of Manchester after WW2 got in the way
10 December 2013 03:08 PM
Gene Hetherington finally collects her BA in Commerce at a ceremony alongside her 23-year-old granddaughter
10 December 2013 12:49 PM
From avenging their dead to mimicking human speech, elephants get up to all sorts of things you'd never expect
09 December 2013 05:39 PM
From Tony Blair to the Spice Girls, everyone wanted to be pictured with Nelson Mandela.
07 December 2013 12:44 PM
These elephants' messages are often a bit more complicated than your five-year-old self might have realised at the time!
06 December 2013 01:03 PM
Elephants have suffered at the hands of humans in more ways than one
25 October 2013 04:26 PM
It emerged this week that Tesco discarded 20,000 tonnes of food in the first six months of 2013 – but not everyone is horrified. Jo Barrow, a 21-year-old student at York University and one of a growing band of ‘bin raiders’, reveals the appeal of rifling through supermarket refuse
03 September 2013 04:54 PM
With their hard-partying image, college fraternities are a strange place for Muslim men, yet the first all-Muslim frat - Alif Laam Meem - opened at the University of Texas early this year
03 May 2013 10:22 AM
The University of York Students’ Union (YUSU) has refused to ratify a feminist society for the second time, in a move that has left some students frustrated at the lack of feminist representation among officially ratified YUSU societies.
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
- 1 Benedict Cumberbatch says Hollywood is better for black British actors: 'I think as far as coloured actors go it gets really difficult in the UK'
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 3 UK weather: Snow to fall in the coming week with sub-zero temperatures to last until early February
- 4 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 5 Warriors in ancient Iraq suffered Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder more than 3,000 years ago, say researchers