University of York Students' Union (YUSU)

What is Excellence?

A student-led mini conference looking into student engagement with their studies. Speakers include previous winners of The Excellence Awards as well as student speakers from across the University.

Session Topics

  • Techniques for engaging learning environments

  • Ideas on how to bring modules into the real-world

  • Innovative teaching that maintains student engagement

  • Interactive workshops & demos of student-approved methods

Agenda & Registration

The event is is open to both staff and students who are interested in finding out what excellence is and how it can be achieved. Check out the full agenda or register for FREE here.

Further Information

The shortlist for this year's Excellence Awards has now been released and the winners will be announced on Friday 16th June. For further information on either the seminars or awards please email