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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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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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New insights into the life of Richard III to be explored in upcoming documentary

New insights into the life of Richard III to be explored in upcoming documentary

Posted by ap507 at Aug 11, 2014 02:25 PM |

Richard III: The New Evidence to air Sunday 17 August

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Leicester students improving lives through enterprising projects

Leicester students improving lives through enterprising projects

Posted by ap507 at Aug 04, 2014 01:05 PM |

Success for ENACTUS Leicester team at national business and enterprise competition

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Join The Conversation

Join The Conversation

Posted by er134 at Aug 01, 2014 09:10 AM |

Online debating platform provides opportunity for academics to share opinions on topical news

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Electric bikes to help staff get to work

Electric bikes to help staff get to work

Posted by ap507 at Jul 29, 2014 04:45 PM |

University's bike pool bolstered by Ebike Centres

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Liquid-like motion of atoms revealed through laser experiment

Liquid-like motion of atoms revealed through laser experiment

Posted by ap507 at Jul 25, 2014 11:50 AM |

Physics and Astronomy research team unlocks insights into creation of new nano-materials using nanosized 'building blocks'

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Funding awarded to cardiovascular research project

Funding awarded to cardiovascular research project

Posted by ap507 at Jul 23, 2014 09:51 AM |

University receives generous donation for heart study from the Grand Charity and the Masonic Samaritan Fund

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Tree map helps identify diseases in UK trees

Tree map helps identify diseases in UK trees

Posted by ap507 at Jul 22, 2014 11:30 AM |

Project with Bluesky to investigate the use of airborne mapping systems to identify diseases in trees

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Double gold for Leicester in national competition

Double gold for Leicester in national competition

Posted by ap507 at Jul 14, 2014 12:05 PM |

University picks up two top education marketing awards

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Leicester academic sets a new first in Iraq

Leicester academic sets a new first in Iraq

Posted by ap507 at Jul 11, 2014 11:22 AM |

Professor David Lambert serves as first international examiner for Master’s students at the University of Kufa

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Figures from public life to be honoured by University

Figures from public life to be honoured by University

Posted by ap507 at Jul 10, 2014 03:57 PM |

Fourteen honorary degrees to be conferred between 15 - 18 July 2014

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International space engineering conference to take place at University

International space engineering conference to take place at University

Posted by ap507 at Jul 10, 2014 12:40 PM |

Ninth annual NASA / ESA Adaptive Hardware and Systems conference to take place July 14-18

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First Centre for 3D laser vibration measurement in the UK opens its doors

First Centre for 3D laser vibration measurement in the UK opens its doors

Posted by ap507 at Jul 08, 2014 01:30 PM |

University and MIRA Advanced Structural Dynamics Evaluation Centre launches

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College Court transformation recognised with new award

College Court transformation recognised with new award

Posted by ap507 at Jul 08, 2014 10:20 AM |

University conference centre continues to receive praise

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Athena Observatory helps to solve mysteries of the universe

Athena Observatory helps to solve mysteries of the universe

Posted by ap507 at Jul 07, 2014 11:21 AM |

University involved in large-scale project selected by European Space Agency

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£150,000 Arts Council funding awarded to Embrace Arts

£150,000 Arts Council funding awarded to Embrace Arts

Posted by ap507 at Jul 07, 2014 10:55 AM |

Arts Centre receives three year investment to continue innovative culture programme

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Electric cars to measure pollution risk in Leicester

Electric cars to measure pollution risk in Leicester

Posted by ap507 at Jul 02, 2014 10:55 AM |

Scientists to monitor city pollution levels using air quality sensors in electric vehicles

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Festival of Postgraduate Research 2014 - Winners Announced

Festival of Postgraduate Research 2014 - Winners Announced

Posted by ap507 at Jun 27, 2014 04:30 PM |

Winners of tenth postgraduate research festival announced

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Academics examine new trend for nearshoring

Academics examine new trend for nearshoring

Posted by pt91 at Jun 26, 2014 05:13 PM |

Leicester employment expert co-organises international conference

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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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