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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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University's Research Festival delivers successful results

University's Research Festival delivers successful results

Posted by pt91 at Apr 16, 2014 01:40 PM |

Nine days of insights into the research agenda, from funding to publishing and beyond

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Free 'Virtual Romans' app launched on iPad devices

Free 'Virtual Romans' app launched on iPad devices

Posted by ap507 at Apr 15, 2014 01:11 PM |

Historians collaborate on explorative Roman Leicester app

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Boost of £83.5 million for PhD training

Boost of £83.5 million for PhD training

Posted by ap507 at Apr 15, 2014 11:30 AM |

Minister announces further investment in doctoral training at University of Leicester

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Leicester Professor's evidence informs Parliamentary Select Committee report

Leicester Professor's evidence informs Parliamentary Select Committee report

Posted by ap507 at Apr 15, 2014 09:58 AM |

Helen Atkinson of our Department of Engineering emphasises importance of revising visa regulations for international students

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Turbine Revolution Aided by Satellite Data

Turbine Revolution Aided by Satellite Data

Posted by ap507 at Apr 14, 2014 03:45 PM |

University works with High Efficiency Heating UK Ltd to pinpoint optimum locations for hydropower turbines

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University receives substantial EU doctoral training programme grant

University receives substantial EU doctoral training programme grant

Posted by ap507 at Apr 14, 2014 01:18 PM |

PhD students to receive large-scale funding for innovative research in the field of forensic science

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Actuarial analyst careers boosted by new qualification

Actuarial analyst careers boosted by new qualification

Posted by ap507 at Apr 14, 2014 11:58 AM |

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries launches professional qualification with University of Leicester as a teaching provider

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Expert helps narrow down possible destination for Mars rover mission

Expert helps narrow down possible destination for Mars rover mission

Posted by ap507 at Apr 04, 2014 04:50 PM |

Dr John Bridges has helped pick eight possible sites for the ExoMars rover mission, which will search for signs of life on the Red Planet

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Prestigious professorship in the name of genetic fingerprinting pioneer

Prestigious professorship in the name of genetic fingerprinting pioneer

Posted by ap507 at Apr 04, 2014 11:05 AM |

New post at University of Leicester in 30th anniversary year of landmark discovery

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Richard III: New documentary on King in the Car Park's life

Richard III: New documentary on King in the Car Park's life

Posted by ap507 at Apr 03, 2014 04:55 PM |

Channel 4 follows up scientific research on King's remains

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100 Years of Architectural Change at Lamport Hall

100 Years of Architectural Change at Lamport Hall

Posted by ap507 at Apr 03, 2014 12:49 PM |

"Creating Home" exhibition by research student Megan Leyland to take place at Lamport Hall, Northamptonshire, between 20 April – 12 October 2014

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English Local History leading the way

English Local History leading the way

Posted by ap507 at Mar 31, 2014 01:36 PM |

University of Leicester partnership with Google's Niantic Labs to provide historical information to the popular Field Trip app

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Academics submit evidence to House of Commons Defence Select Committee

Academics submit evidence to House of Commons Defence Select Committee

Posted by ap507 at Mar 28, 2014 11:35 AM |

Evidence submitted by Dr Benjamin Zala and Dr Andrew Futter included in new report

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Georgian chocolate-making rooms opened to the public

Georgian chocolate-making rooms opened to the public

Posted by ap507 at Mar 27, 2014 01:10 PM |

Dr Kate Loveman's discovery contributes to historic recipe for royal chocolate at Hampton Court Palace

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Primary school students take flight as legal eagles

Primary school students take flight as legal eagles

Posted by ap507 at Mar 27, 2014 10:55 AM |

Students from the School of Law provide give primary school children an insight into critical legal issues

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EU Careers Day for students

EU Careers Day for students

Posted by ap507 at Mar 25, 2014 01:35 PM |

University of Leicester hosted successful EU Careers Day to promote job opportunities at European Union Institutions

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New tool for retailers to test their loss prevention programme

New tool for retailers to test their loss prevention programme

Posted by ap507 at Mar 25, 2014 11:02 AM |

Online benchmarking tool developed by University of Leicester enables retailers to understand how their shrinkage strategy is performing

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Leicester top-ranked among UK universities for employing graduates

Leicester top-ranked among UK universities for employing graduates

Posted by ap507 at Mar 25, 2014 10:30 AM |

The University of Leicester is ranked as the top employer of graduates among UK universities by The Complete University Guide

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Driving employability for tomorrow’s Future Leaders

Driving employability for tomorrow’s Future Leaders

Posted by ap507 at Mar 24, 2014 11:58 AM |

University Awards programme with Enterprise Rent-A-Car to offer students valuable insight into the world of work

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Funding windfall links University PhD talent with industry

Funding windfall links University PhD talent with industry

Posted by ap507 at Mar 24, 2014 11:40 AM |

Prestigious Industrial CASE Studentships will encourage collaboration between Leicester scientists and industry

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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

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

Thinking of doing a Masters in Archaeology or Ancient History? See the Masters Excellence Studentships. See also Open Scholarships 2014 for International Students. Closing dates - end May.

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.

Operation Nightingale Award-winning collaboration with Ministry of Defence and TimeTeam.

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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