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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 rated in top 10 cities to start a sustainable tech business

Leicester rated in top 10 cities to start a sustainable tech business

Posted by ap507 at Jun 29, 2016 10:45 AM |

MIRA Technology Park among business facilities available in Leicester listed

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University wins funding to boost Industry engagement

University wins funding to boost Industry engagement

Posted by ap507 at Jun 15, 2016 11:53 AM |

MRC Proximity to Discovery fund awards £150K to increase opportunities for collaborative interaction between academia and industry

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Academic develops method for synthesising ‘more reliable’ drug alternative to antibodies

Academic develops method for synthesising ‘more reliable’ drug alternative to antibodies

Posted by ap507 at Jun 15, 2016 11:21 AM |

“Plastic antibody” developer secures customers after only one year of operation - and receives follow-on investment

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Major boost for Leicester spin-out company Haemostatix

Major boost for Leicester spin-out company Haemostatix

Posted by ap507 at May 25, 2016 10:53 AM |

Drug development company Ergomed plc acquires University of Leicester spin-out company

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Lessons to learn from Leicester success in urban policy

Lessons to learn from Leicester success in urban policy

Posted by pt91 at May 16, 2016 01:54 PM |

City’s remarkable rise in fame offers a model to others

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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 12:10 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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Highlights

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our former colleague, Dr Mark Pluciennik, who passed away after a long illness on Saturday, 7th May. If you would like to leave a message of condolence and support, please visit the memorial page linked below. Memorial service arrangements can be found on the University's notices.

Memorial Page | Bereavement Notice

 

*The latest edition of the School Bulletin (issue 38) is now available.*

The AHRC Research Network ‘Big Data on the Roman Table’ is holding its second workshop, 6th-7th July 2016

The College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities is pleased to offer eight International Postgraduate Research (PGR) Excellence Scholarships to the value of £15,000 for September 2016 entry.

School of Archaeology and Ancient History awarded a 95% Overall Satisfaction rate by final year students in the 2015 National Student Survey.

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.

Work on Richard III wins European Excellence Award 2013; Times Higher Education Research Project of the Year; Current 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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