Grace Louise

Editor, The Tab York

Grace Louise
York University


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Meet the Blind Date contestants

Who will be Cilla?

BNOC of the year: The final

Change someone’s life forever

Meet the guy who draws York’s Yik Yaks

He’s bloody talented and internet famous

Meet the student Eggheads

They applied when they were drunk

BNOC 2015: Group Three

More democratic than the General Election

BNOC 2015: Group Two

Only your mum thinks you’re special

BNOC 2015: Group One

If you’re not nominated, you’re a nobody

Outrage as YUSU Women’s Officer organises ‘anti-Tory’ march

She insists it’s organised ‘in a personal capacity’

History staff hit out at freshers for ‘foul-mouthed’ Yik Yak abuse

Play nice

Tab election poll: Over a third of York back Labour

Millibae <3

Lancaster water polo player accused of sexist jibes at Roses

Third year posts picture accusing man of yelling ‘I’d do you number 7’

Student could be fined for triggering fire alarm at Pride Night

That’s the overdraft gone

Teenage girl mugs man on Lawrence Street

It happened near the Jet garage

Man questioned over missing Goodricke chef Claudia Lawrence

He is understood to be married with children

In defence of being a clearing kid

No I’m not thick

Five minutes with YUSU pres candidate: Ron Weasley

Bloody hell

Five minutes with YUSU pres candidate: Ben Leatham


An ode to the Facebook cull

I never liked you anyway

In defence of being single on Valentine’s Day

We can’t all be loved

Porter of the week

‘The worst part of my job isn’t drunk freshers – it’s dealing with disorganised academics’

Ron Weasley is running for YUSU Pres

That’s all you need to know about these elections

Check out the models for York Uni Fashion Show

They’re all beautiful

Lucky fresher ‘eternally grateful’ to good samaritans who found him drunk on bicycle

They left him a note signed ‘C+C’

York Uni in Yik Yak top peeks

Everybody wants to be us

Champagne to snapbacks: Has uni changed anyone more than this guy?

‘I’m converted, innit’

Stop sleeping in the library

You have a bed for a reason

Don’t worry, employers want us

Who wouldn’t?

Vapid Vanbrugh email ‘pointless’ dressing instructions for cold weather

You’re not my mum

I went to a girls’ school and I’m not a lesbian

Get over it

Students to pay to be part of their college

It’s not optional

Students run petition to say no to campus nightclub

We love our petitions

Vanbrugh ban Christmas

What Scrooges

Strange tradition sees English classes applaud teaching staff

What weirdos

Derwent nightclub to be called ‘Asbestos’

We’re not joking

Campus makes room for second lake

The ducks are ecstatic

YUSU faces wrath of feminists after only booking male comedians

But others couldn’t care less

Sword-bearing second year ‘chased by armed police’

The fuzz didn’t have swords

Petition launched to move graduation to the Minster

About time

Sign for a house by the end of the week or you’ll be homeless


YUSU pres arranges replacement for Remembrance service

‘I chose to send someone in my stead to the service as I did not wish to upset members of my family’

Unibus driver makes cruel remark about female student’s ‘flab’

What an arsehole

YUSU pulls out of free education demonstration

It’s just not safe enough for them

College sports draining members’ funds

Not everyone can afford to be Vanburgh

Vanbrugh vote to keep sport free

You can all stop panicking now

Breaking news: Derwent no longer has asbestos

This year it’s Ebola

Posh second-year dyes tenner pink

‘Where’s mummy’

Porn NOT banned on campus

Tissues at the ready

York Uni doing Pankhurst proud

York Uni recognised for gender equality

Freshers say the dumbest things

They’ve come a long way

Clearing applicants ‘devaluing effort’ of other students

Students feel hard done by after number of clearing students rises