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Please visit this page regularly for the latest updates on important and current topics.

For all external enquiries, please contact the Durham University Communications Office on +44 (0)191 334 6075 or send us an email.
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Tackling racism at Durham University

Racism has no place here at Durham. Read how we are working to build a safe, respectful and inclusive environment where everyone can flourish.

Our statement on racism
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Freedom of expression

Our Policy Statement and our Code of Practice on Freedom of Expression set out clear expectations and processes for activities affiliated to, funded by or branded as Durham University.

More on freedom of expression
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Online conduct within our community

Our culture is created collectively through the actions of the members of our community and that this includes online interactions as well as face-to-face behaviour.

Our Online Conduct statement
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Our University community is based on respect and care for one another and for the local residents with whom we share our city. Occasionally we have to take action if individuals fall short of the values and behaviours we expect from a Durham student.

Disciplinary notices
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Statement on alumna Sarah Everard

Professor Stuart Corbridge, Vice-Chancellor of Durham University, statement.

Our statement

Get in touch

Contact our Communications team with any external enquiries.

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Tel: +44 (0)191 334 6075