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This is the official blog of the School of Archaeology and Ancient History at the University of Leicester. You will find here news about the School, events we organise and other interesting pieces of information on archaeology and history. Watch this space!
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Postgraduate student entrepreneurs win national business plan competition

Postgraduate student entrepreneurs win national business plan competition

Posted by ap507 at Dec 10, 2014 10:50 AM |

Top prize for ‘uncaffeinated coffee’ pitch devised by University team

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New cancer treatment study wins international accolade

New cancer treatment study wins international accolade

Posted by ap507 at Dec 01, 2014 09:55 AM |

Dr Simon Wagner Wins GSK’s Discovery Fast Track Challenge to Investigate Potential New Cancer Treatments

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Memorandum of Understanding signed between Universities of Leicester and Kyoto, Japan

Memorandum of Understanding signed between Universities of Leicester and Kyoto, Japan

Posted by ap507 at Nov 28, 2014 10:00 AM |

Memorandum to encourage collaboration between Leicester's Department of Geography and Kyoto's Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies

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Protecting, maintaining and understanding historic environments throughout the UK

Protecting, maintaining and understanding historic environments throughout the UK

Posted by ap507 at Nov 20, 2014 11:00 AM |

New courses offer heritage sector new skills for protecting and understanding the past

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Departments join forces to target oil and gas industry

Departments join forces to target oil and gas industry

Posted by ap507 at Nov 19, 2014 10:00 AM |

University positions itself as a major research partner to businesses in the petroleum, gas and unconventional fuels industry, including shale gas

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Department of Health backs smartphone app targeted at vulnerable mums to give newborn babies a healthy start

Department of Health backs smartphone app targeted at vulnerable mums to give newborn babies a healthy start

Posted by ap507 at Nov 18, 2014 10:55 AM |

Dr Damian Roland involved in development and testing of phone app designed to ensure 'best possible start in life'

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University hosts delegation from India’s Institute Of Directors

University hosts delegation from India’s Institute Of Directors

Posted by pt91 at Oct 30, 2014 11:55 AM |

Business representatives hear from University experts and city’s business community

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£13 million award supports world-class research towards Midlands’ bioeconomy

£13 million award supports world-class research towards Midlands’ bioeconomy

Posted by ap507 at Oct 03, 2014 09:54 AM |

University to play key role in training researchers tackling challenging issues

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University launches new toxicity test technology

University launches new toxicity test technology

Posted by er134 at Oct 03, 2014 09:50 AM |

Technique assesses health threats posed by drugs and cosmetics

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Researchers develop new 'designer proteins' in fight against Alzheimer's and cancer

Researchers develop new 'designer proteins' in fight against Alzheimer's and cancer

Posted by ap507 at Sep 24, 2014 09:30 AM |

Chemistry breakthrough that advances drug discovery is ‘stuff of dreams’

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'Baby Buddy' app for new parents seeking user feedback

'Baby Buddy' app for new parents seeking user feedback

Posted by ap507 at Sep 18, 2014 11:05 AM |

Dr Damian Roland involved in development and testing of phone app designed to ensure 'best possible start in life'

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Making an impact: Leicester launches new Enterprise Review

Making an impact: Leicester launches new Enterprise Review

Posted by ap507 at Sep 17, 2014 03:55 PM |

New review to be published to show University business and enterprise activities

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 Members of the public invited to learn about dementia findings

Members of the public invited to learn about dementia findings

Posted by sb661 at Sep 16, 2014 11:55 AM |

Local experts to discuss and share dementia findings with public on the 29 September 2014 between 6.00- 8.00pm

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Leicester signs partnership agreement with NSIRC

Leicester signs partnership agreement with NSIRC

Posted by er134 at Sep 15, 2014 02:55 PM |

Partnership will see at least 40 PhD studentships in Department of Engineering over the next 10 years

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Leicester Cancer Research UK Centre launches

Leicester Cancer Research UK Centre launches

Posted by ap507 at Sep 05, 2014 05:00 PM |

University expertise to help lead new Centre

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Artist  at Embrace Arts in London’s Year of the Bus celebration

Artist at Embrace Arts in London’s Year of the Bus celebration

Posted by ap507 at Sep 05, 2014 02:05 PM |

Hand painting of cloud formations part of 60-strong convoy

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Funding awarded to improve collaborations between industry and academia

Funding awarded to improve collaborations between industry and academia

Posted by ap507 at Sep 03, 2014 11:30 AM |

Universities of Leicester and Nottingham to work with the Transport Systems Catapult to develop economically beneficial transport

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SMEs invited to engage with engineering expertise

SMEs invited to engage with engineering expertise

Posted by ap507 at Sep 01, 2014 11:09 AM |

ASDEC site to run events for East Midlands businesses throughout September

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Designs for state-of-the-art gallery building finalised

Designs for state-of-the-art gallery building finalised

Posted by ap507 at Aug 20, 2014 10:53 AM |

Plans for the design of Embrace Arts’s exciting new sculpture and visual arts exhibition have now been finalised

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Leicester the most affordable student destination, research finds

Leicester the most affordable student destination, research finds

Posted by ap507 at Aug 14, 2014 01:55 PM |

HSBC research reveals cost of living at universities around Britain with Leicester coming out as the most affordable

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Highlights

queen's anniversary prize

Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education - for the work of ULAS and the School in public archaeology and public engagement

First public open day for Operation Nightingale Award-winning collaboration with Ministry of Defence and TimeTeam

Richard III's remains to be re-interred in Leicester Cathedral

 OBE for Richard Buckley for services to archaeology, and Current Archaeology's 'Archaeologist of the Year'!

4th in the UK for archaeology - in the Guardian's University Guide

Richard III work also wins European Excellence Award 2013 Times Higher Education Research Project of the YearCurrent Archaeology research project of the year; gold in CASE Circle of Excellence Awards 2013.

 

Corpses of Criminals Project Prof. Sarah Tarlow’s Wellcome Trust funded project

Trans-Sahara project Prof. David Mattingly’s European Research Council funded project

Debating Regligious Space and Place from Constantine to Cnut (AD 306-1035) Conference 22-23 November 2014

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