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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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Leicester facility to help optimise hybrid structures for automotive sector

Leicester facility to help optimise hybrid structures for automotive sector

Posted by ap507 at Apr 28, 2016 12:06 PM |

ASDEC Wins R&D Funding from Innovate UK for Hybrid Automotive Lightweight Optimisation (HALO) Project

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Six leading Midlands universities launch flagship initiative to support research, innovation and growth in the region

Six leading Midlands universities launch flagship initiative to support research, innovation and growth in the region

Posted by pt91 at Apr 26, 2016 06:25 PM |

University of Leicester is founding member of new initiative called Midlands Innovation

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Project to strengthen reputation with South American mining sector

Project to strengthen reputation with South American mining sector

Posted by ap507 at Apr 19, 2016 12:07 PM |

Foreign and Commonwealth Office Prosperity Fund awarded to the Department of Geology

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Leicester's EU students boost local jobs and the economy

Leicester's EU students boost local jobs and the economy

Posted by ap507 at Apr 08, 2016 12:01 AM |

EU students generated £143m for the regional economy and 1,341 jobs in the East Midlands

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Leicester selected to provide government policy advice

Leicester selected to provide government policy advice

Posted by ap507 at Apr 01, 2016 11:26 AM |

New framework contracts established with UK and EU government departments

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There’s a Buzz about Leicester

There’s a Buzz about Leicester

Posted by ap507 at Mar 22, 2016 12:15 PM |

In space of just a year, Leicester’s reputation has been transformed

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Leicester featured in University Business magazine

Leicester featured in University Business magazine

Posted by pt91 at Mar 09, 2016 03:08 PM |

Publication highlights our University with three news stories

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Leicester leading as a start-up capital, research shows

Leicester leading as a start-up capital, research shows

Posted by ap507 at Feb 05, 2016 01:35 PM |

Leicester identified as third best city in the UK to start a business

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Leicester partners with leading food manufacturer to drive innovation

Leicester partners with leading food manufacturer to drive innovation

Posted by ap507 at Jan 06, 2016 11:10 AM |

Fresh-Pak Chilled Foods Ltd teams up with Leicester to help establish a centre of excellence for food technology

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Ding dong measurement on high

Ding dong measurement on high

Posted by ap507 at Dec 16, 2015 10:30 AM |

Advanced Structural Dynamics Evaluation Centre examines how bells make sound

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How the University is central to economic resurgence

How the University is central to economic resurgence

Posted by ap507 at Oct 23, 2015 03:35 PM |

Leicester Business Festival taking place from 26 October - 6 November

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 Venturefest East Midlands 2016 registrations now open

Venturefest East Midlands 2016 registrations now open

Posted by ap507 at Oct 19, 2015 11:38 AM |

Leicester partners with business growth network at King Power Stadium on 15 & 16 March 2016

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Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 8 - 14 October

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 8 - 14 October

Posted by ap507 at Oct 13, 2015 10:00 AM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover rugby, water on Mars, the Great British Bake Off and the film Suffragette

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Leicester champions inaugural city Business Festival

Leicester champions inaugural city Business Festival

Posted by ap507 at Oct 12, 2015 12:55 PM |

University is headline sponsor of festival taking place between 26 October - 6 November

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Leicester holds enterprise event to build links with the motor industry

Leicester holds enterprise event to build links with the motor industry

Posted by pt91 at Sep 30, 2015 03:40 PM |

Event aimed to build links between university research expertise and business

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Centre to bring pathology testing to breathless patients

Centre to bring pathology testing to breathless patients

Posted by ap507 at Sep 30, 2015 03:27 PM |

Experts lead development of the East Midlands Breathomics Pathology Node launching on Friday 2 October

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'Once in a lifetime’ project to preserve iconic Stirling and Gowan Engineering Building

'Once in a lifetime’ project to preserve iconic Stirling and Gowan Engineering Building

Posted by ap507 at Sep 30, 2015 01:05 PM |

Partners and constructors pledge to maintain historic building’s cultural status

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Leicester announced as Overall Winner at the Impact Awards 2015

Leicester announced as Overall Winner at the Impact Awards 2015

Posted by ap507 at Sep 16, 2015 04:55 PM |

Award recognises excellence and impact in knowledge exchange and commercialisation

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Leicester spin-out technology hailed as ‘most commercially viable’

Leicester spin-out technology hailed as ‘most commercially viable’

Posted by ap507 at Sep 16, 2015 11:41 AM |

MIP Diagnostics recognised at Europe’s flagship Drug Discovery conference

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HGV navigation app by Leicester scientists takes to the road

HGV navigation app by Leicester scientists takes to the road

Posted by pt91 at Sep 15, 2015 11:47 AM |

SATURN roadshow showcases innovative technologies across Europe, starting in Leicester on 16 September

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Highlights

queen's anniversary prize

The University will host the Parish Church Interiors in Changing Times Conference, to be held 14-15 December 2015 - now open for registration

New Major/Minor Degree Pathways, available for students starting in 2016-17.

Members of our department showcase interdisciplinary research with 3D printed replica of King Richard III at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2015

Dr Neil Christie and Debbie Miles-Williams win awards at the University of Leicester Student Awards 2015.

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

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

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