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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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Blown away: One Show feature on the marvels of scientific glassblowing

Blown away: One Show feature on the marvels of scientific glassblowing

Posted by pt91 at Aug 27, 2015 12:20 PM |

Our University Glassblower talks to the BBC about the wonders of glass

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Energy Research Accelerator appoints new CEO

Energy Research Accelerator appoints new CEO

Posted by ap507 at Aug 26, 2015 12:10 PM |

Midlands Innovation research universities set to drive acceleration in the impact of energy research in the UK

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Leicester secures funding in regional policing partnership

Leicester secures funding in regional policing partnership

Posted by ap507 at Aug 12, 2015 09:55 AM |

University joins consortium to help develop new research innovations and ways of policing

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Enterprise: Leicester spin-out MIP Diagnostics appoints CEO

Enterprise: Leicester spin-out MIP Diagnostics appoints CEO

Posted by er134 at Aug 05, 2015 01:52 PM |

Adrian Kinkaid appointed as CEO for spin-out company from the Leicester Biotechnology Group

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Innovative pathology tests to help patients receive better treatment

Innovative pathology tests to help patients receive better treatment

Posted by ap507 at Jul 30, 2015 09:50 AM |

Leicester receives funding for innovative breath analysis tests to detect range of illnesses

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University is headline sponsor of local business awards

University is headline sponsor of local business awards

Posted by pt91 at Jul 29, 2015 03:40 PM |

Leicester Mercury is calling for nominations for Business Executive of the Year Awards

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Midlands companies receive boost from Leicester through KTP funding

Midlands companies receive boost from Leicester through KTP funding

Posted by ap507 at Jul 24, 2015 11:55 AM |

Grants worth over £300,000 support projects with Synapse Information Ltd and Red Monkey Play Ltd

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DOCK businesses targeted for university-business collaborations

DOCK businesses targeted for university-business collaborations

Posted by pt91 at Jul 17, 2015 10:47 AM |

Enterprise and Business Development Office presents partnership opportunities at new business hub

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Winners of Festival of Postgraduate Research 2015 announced

Winners of Festival of Postgraduate Research 2015 announced

Posted by ap507 at Jul 08, 2015 11:55 AM |

The Graduate School has announced the winners of the 11th Festival of Postgraduate Research, which was held on 6 July 2015

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Imaginative research to be showcased at upcoming festival

Imaginative research to be showcased at upcoming festival

Posted by ap507 at Jul 03, 2015 12:15 PM |

Festival of Postgraduate Research 2015 to take place on Monday 6 July

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Leicester pioneers introduce novel new imaging autopsy service to the NHS

Leicester pioneers introduce novel new imaging autopsy service to the NHS

Posted by ap507 at Jul 01, 2015 12:00 AM |

University of Leicester and Leicester’s Hospitals researchers introduce novel new service to NHS in Leicestershire

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Midlands universities in cold energy tie-up

Midlands universities in cold energy tie-up

Posted by ap507 at Jun 30, 2015 10:18 AM |

Energy Research Accelerator collaboration helps to address issues of security and sustainability of UK's energy supply

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Festival showcases work of leading postgraduate research students

Festival showcases work of leading postgraduate research students

Posted by ap507 at Jun 23, 2015 10:30 AM |

Employers and public invited to view cutting-edge work at Festival of Postgraduate Research 2015

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Leicester-Aston partnership strengthens Aston Medical School plans

Leicester-Aston partnership strengthens Aston Medical School plans

Posted by ap507 at Jun 17, 2015 12:10 PM |

Our Medical School’s new five-year curriculum plan will be adopted by Aston

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University spin-off receives funding

University spin-off receives funding

Posted by ap507 at Jun 05, 2015 10:51 AM |

Mercia invests in pioneering businesses in Life Sciences

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Europe’s leading space business competitions team up at University

Europe’s leading space business competitions team up at University

Posted by ap507 at May 26, 2015 01:47 PM |

Contests give access to cash prizes and professional business support for students, entrepreneurs and businesses with great ideas using satellite technology

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Student fitness society looking for backing from Richard Branson

Student fitness society looking for backing from Richard Branson

Posted by er134 at May 01, 2015 12:55 PM |

Leicester graduate's MASS society enters Virgin's 'Pitch to Rich 2015' competition

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University Pro-Vice-Chancellor to speak on research’s local impact

University Pro-Vice-Chancellor to speak on research’s local impact

Posted by pt91 at Apr 22, 2015 01:55 PM |

First TEDx Leicester event to be held on 27 April

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Big data technology helps to find ideal river locations for hydro-power generation

Big data technology helps to find ideal river locations for hydro-power generation

Posted by ap507 at Apr 13, 2015 12:36 PM |

Software app will revolutionise sourcing of renewable energy from rivers

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Leicester graduate named Midlands Entrepreneur of the Year 2015

Leicester graduate named Midlands Entrepreneur of the Year 2015

Posted by ap507 at Mar 19, 2015 04:49 PM |

James MacFarlane receives award for innovative business venture

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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 accepting abstracts

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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