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One hundred Leicester academics writing articles for The Conversation

One hundred Leicester academics writing articles for The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Sep 29, 2016 01:29 PM |

Researchers across the University creating engaging content in response to topical news

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New study to explore actions of solidarity with asylum seekers and refugees

New study to explore actions of solidarity with asylum seekers and refugees

Posted by ap507 at Sep 16, 2016 11:01 AM |

Leicester leads three year ESRC-funded research project into collective action and the support of vulnerable groups

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Expert opinions cover the Olympic Games and NATO

Expert opinions cover the Olympic Games and NATO

Posted by ap507 at Aug 15, 2016 11:18 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 11 - 17 August

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Expert comment: Has the Olympic Games caught up with the modern world?

Expert comment: Has the Olympic Games caught up with the modern world?

Posted by ap507 at Aug 15, 2016 10:43 AM |

John Williams from the Department of Sociology discusses how the Olympics still has a way to go before all athletes are treated equally

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Winners of the 12th Festival of Postgraduate Research announced

Winners of the 12th Festival of Postgraduate Research announced

Posted by pt91 at Jul 12, 2016 01:34 PM |

Twelve prize-winners were felicitated at event held on 7 July

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Expert opinions cover Chilcot, Theresa May, greenhouse gases and Muslim students

Expert opinions cover Chilcot, Theresa May, greenhouse gases and Muslim students

Posted by ap507 at Jul 11, 2016 01:55 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 7 July - 13 July

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Expert opinions cover Brexit, Michael Gove, Victorian dismemberment, football and US nuclear command

Expert opinions cover Brexit, Michael Gove, Victorian dismemberment, football and US nuclear command

Posted by ap507 at Jul 06, 2016 11:25 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 30 June - 6 July

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Expert opinions cover Brexit, football hooliganism and the aging process

Expert opinions cover Brexit, football hooliganism and the aging process

Posted by ap507 at Jun 20, 2016 11:25 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 16 - 22

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Academics and Leicester sports coaches team up in ERASMUS research project on ethics code for grassroots sport across Europe

Academics and Leicester sports coaches team up in ERASMUS research project on ethics code for grassroots sport across Europe

Posted by ap507 at Jun 14, 2016 11:16 AM |

Experts involved in development of ethics app for grassroots sports clubs

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Expert opinions cover  Irish aspects in Brexit, Muhammad Ali's legacy, media portrayal of WAGS and conspiracy theories

Expert opinions cover Irish aspects in Brexit, Muhammad Ali's legacy, media portrayal of WAGS and conspiracy theories

Posted by ap507 at Jun 07, 2016 01:20 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 3 - 8 June

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How Muhammad Ali changed the way we see sport

How Muhammad Ali changed the way we see sport

Posted by ap507 at Jun 06, 2016 04:42 PM |

John Williams from the Department of Sociology discusses the legacy left behind by the boxing heavyweight

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Could LCFC's sporting success help kick racism into touch?

Could LCFC's sporting success help kick racism into touch?

Posted by ap507 at May 13, 2016 10:15 AM |

Sociologist John Williams says Premier League glory may help diverse communities to better connect in Britain’s most multicultural city

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The Bulletin - Leicester researching how to reduce heart disease risk

The Bulletin - Leicester researching how to reduce heart disease risk

Posted by ngi2 at May 04, 2016 12:00 PM |

The latest news from the University of Leicester News Centre in under five minutes.

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Expert opinions cover Premier League success, management tactics and cultures uniting across the city

Expert opinions cover Premier League success, management tactics and cultures uniting across the city

Posted by ap507 at May 03, 2016 04:55 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 28 April - 4 May

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Academics celebrate Leicester's Premier League victory

Academics celebrate Leicester's Premier League victory

Posted by ap507 at May 03, 2016 10:10 AM |

Researchers delve into the significance of LCFC's victory, why they have been performing so well this season and how our University has been 'Backing the Blues' throughout

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University of Leicester academics speak out following Hillsborough inquests’ verdicts

University of Leicester academics speak out following Hillsborough inquests’ verdicts

Posted by pt91 at Apr 29, 2016 05:20 PM |

Experts argue sacrifices at Hillsborough are crucial part of Premier League story

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Expert opinions cover  referees, the Anthropocene and the Hillsborough Inquests

Expert opinions cover referees, the Anthropocene and the Hillsborough Inquests

Posted by ap507 at Apr 26, 2016 04:12 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 21 - 27 April

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The Bulletin - Leicester study suggests exercise counteracts sitting time

The Bulletin - Leicester study suggests exercise counteracts sitting time

Posted by ngi2 at Apr 13, 2016 11:00 AM |

The latest news from the University of Leicester News Centre in under five minutes.

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Expert opinions cover football, the Bemba conviction and Obama's visit to Cuba

Expert opinions cover football, the Bemba conviction and Obama's visit to Cuba

Posted by ap507 at Apr 01, 2016 09:55 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 24 March - 6 April

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 The Bulletin – Leicester looks back at Richard III reinterment

The Bulletin – Leicester looks back at Richard III reinterment

Posted by ngi2 at Mar 23, 2016 09:00 AM |

Don't miss a beat with the latest five minute audio news summary from the University of Leicester News Centre

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