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New video exposes the harms of hate crime

New video exposes the harms of hate crime

Posted by er134 at Feb 27, 2014 12:07 PM |

Educational film from the University of Leicester reveals damaging impact of hate and prejudice

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Trailer for 'The Harms of Hate' now live

Trailer for 'The Harms of Hate' now live

Posted by ap507 at Feb 24, 2014 01:26 PM |

'The Harms of Hate' short film to debut at the launch event for the Leicester Centre for Hate Studies on Wednesday 26 February

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Penal reform CEO to ask, “do we still need prisons?”

Penal reform CEO to ask, “do we still need prisons?”

Posted by pt91 at Feb 17, 2014 12:35 PM |

Department of Criminology’s latest Scarman Lecture will tackle this controversial topic on Wednesday 19 February

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Leading security experts to contribute to inaugural symposium

Posted by pt91 at Feb 12, 2014 02:20 PM |

First symposium for Security, Conflict and International Development MSc Course on 13 March

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University to launch new Centre for Hate Studies

University to launch new Centre for Hate Studies

Posted by ap507 at Feb 03, 2014 01:15 PM |

Leicester criminologist spearheads centre to help organisations respond to challenges posed by hate and prejudice

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International students celebrate graduation in style

International students celebrate graduation in style

Posted by ap507 at Jan 30, 2014 11:40 AM |

Taiwanese students organise Alumni Award Celebration event in Taipei

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Blazing Car Murder victim still a mystery

Blazing Car Murder victim still a mystery

Posted by pt91 at Jan 20, 2014 07:32 PM |

Investigation outcome shows William Briggs's DNA does not match

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Blazing Car Murder:  DNA results to be revealed on BBC's The One Show

Blazing Car Murder: DNA results to be revealed on BBC's The One Show

Posted by er134 at Jan 17, 2014 03:40 PM |

Results of Leicester-led investigation to try and identify victim in famous murder case announced on Monday 20 January

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Investigation sheds new light on famous murder case

Investigation sheds new light on famous murder case

Posted by er134 at Jan 14, 2014 12:50 PM |

Leicester leads investigation into Blazing Car Murder of 1930

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University creates regional hub for evidence-based policing

University creates regional hub for evidence-based policing

Posted by ap507 at Jan 13, 2014 03:40 PM |

£41,000 partnership to develop local networks between police and academics in Leicester

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'Forensic Science and Criminal Justice'

'Forensic Science and Criminal Justice'

Posted by ap507 at Dec 18, 2013 10:55 AM |

Free Massive Open Online Course offered by University in partnership with FutureLearn starts 31 March 2014

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University hosts Leicestershire Police and Crime Commissioner

University hosts Leicestershire Police and Crime Commissioner

Posted by ap507 at Dec 04, 2013 01:31 PM |

Sir Clive Loader KCB OBE to discuss ‘The Role of the Police and Crime Commissioner in Society’ on Wednesday 4 December 2013

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'Ten things I hate about you'

'Ten things I hate about you'

Posted by ap507 at Nov 27, 2013 04:40 PM |

Emerging themes for largest ever hate crime study presented in public lecture

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New expert panel in Security Studies

New expert panel in Security Studies

Posted by ap507 at Nov 21, 2013 11:13 AM |

70 international experts in the field of conflict prevention, mitigation and recovery support innovative degree programme

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Upcoming lecture by former government advisor on drugs policy

Upcoming lecture by former government advisor on drugs policy

Posted by ap507 at Nov 19, 2013 01:50 PM |

Renowned drugs expert David Nutt to discuss ‘Drugs Without the Hot Air’ on Wednesday 20 November 2013

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New discoveries into 'hard to reach' communities

New discoveries into 'hard to reach' communities

Posted by ap507 at Nov 18, 2013 12:15 PM |

Lecture to reveal findings on Wednesday 27 November

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New project to lift lid on domestic violence

New project to lift lid on domestic violence

Posted by er134 at Oct 30, 2013 11:49 AM |

Research project aims to safeguard victims of domestic abuse

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Backing for Gold Sports Scholarship-winning hurdler

Backing for Gold Sports Scholarship-winning hurdler

Posted by er134 at Oct 28, 2013 03:45 PM |

University supports talented student Lucy Hatton with funding for European events

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How is domestic violence a factor in women turning to crime?

How is domestic violence a factor in women turning to crime?

Posted by er134 at Oct 10, 2013 12:40 PM |

Study to investigate why large numbers of female offenders have experienced domestic abuse

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Top barrister to deliver free public lecture

Top barrister to deliver free public lecture

Posted by ap507 at Sep 26, 2013 11:40 AM |

Department of Criminology to host first lecture in the Scarman Lecture Series 2013-2014

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Highlights

queen's anniversary prize

The department will host the Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference (TRAC) 2015 on March 27-29th, Bennett Building, Main Campus.

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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