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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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Expert on drugs trade raises concern about arrests in Peru

Expert on drugs trade raises concern about arrests in Peru

Posted by uatemp13 at Aug 14, 2013 01:45 PM |

University of Leicester criminologist comments on the release of arrest footage

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University lecturer lends his expertise to Nigel Havers

University lecturer lends his expertise to Nigel Havers

Posted by uatemp13 at Jul 19, 2013 04:05 PM |

Staff member to appear in BBC’s ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ in TV star’s quest to unlock family ancestry

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 Leicester forensic experts to teach on American CSI summer camp

Leicester forensic experts to teach on American CSI summer camp

Posted by er134 at Jul 03, 2013 03:40 PM |

Forensic experts from the University of Leicester will teach on a Forensic Sciences CSI Summer Camp from July 8 to 12

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From Romans to ‘Ring Rain’: Leicester’s Festival of Postgraduate Research returns

From Romans to ‘Ring Rain’: Leicester’s Festival of Postgraduate Research returns

Posted by er134 at Jun 19, 2013 02:40 PM |

Cutting edge research on display at the University of Leicester on 27 June 2013

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Solitary Confinement and Supermax Prisons: Lessons from America

Solitary Confinement and Supermax Prisons: Lessons from America

Posted by er134 at May 15, 2013 11:55 AM |

Consequences of strict isolation in 'supermax' prisons in America examined in public lecture at the University of Leicester on Wednesday 22 May

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Public lecture will discuss the impacts of Islamophobic violence in Canada

Public lecture will discuss the impacts of Islamophobic violence in Canada

Posted by er134 at Apr 30, 2013 11:55 AM |

Criminology expert to discuss anti-Muslim hate crimes in a public lecture at the University of Leicester on Wednesday 8 May

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Academic to explore our fascination with extreme human cruelty

Academic to explore our fascination with extreme human cruelty

Posted by er134 at Apr 22, 2013 04:12 PM |

Research network will delve into the darkest side of human nature

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Blog reflects on Hate Crime meeting

Posted by er134 at Apr 12, 2013 11:52 AM |

The University of Leicester recently held a meeting to debate on Hate Crime and the Criminal Justice System

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Becoming a Police Researcher: Ethics and Authenticity

Becoming a Police Researcher: Ethics and Authenticity

Posted by er134 at Mar 27, 2013 01:08 PM |

Criminology expert to discuss the ethical difficulties of becoming a police researcher at the University of Leicester on Wednesday 27 March

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Are you thinking about postgraduate study?

Are you thinking about postgraduate study?

Posted by de57 at Mar 06, 2013 11:02 AM |

University of Leicester to host Postgraduate Open Evening on Tuesday 19th March

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Religious conversion and race-based perceptions in crime to be explored at University of Leicester lectures

Posted by pt91 at Mar 05, 2013 12:50 PM |

Doctoral graduates from the Department of Sociology and Criminology to give Inaugural lectures on 6 March

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Social Science of 100 Objects to Be Launched In February 2013

Posted by hct16 at Feb 14, 2013 03:30 PM |

New University of Leicester project examines the familiar from a new perspective

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Leicester criminologist joins debate on victimisation and justice

Posted by de57 at Feb 13, 2013 09:11 AM |

The latest in a series of "Open Meetings" hosted by Leicester Council of Faiths will be held at the University of Leicester.

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Leicester launches hate crime survey

Leicester launches hate crime survey

Posted by uatemp13 at Feb 12, 2013 10:10 AM |

Study to examine widest ever range of hate crime victims as part of the Leicester Hate Crime Project

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Student from United Arab Emirates graduates before a home crowd

Student from United Arab Emirates graduates before a home crowd

Posted by hct16 at Jan 29, 2013 04:48 PM |

The University of Leicester greeted a large party from the United Arab Emirates who witnessed Criminology student's graduation.

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Examining the psychology of criminal behaviour

Examining the psychology of criminal behaviour

Posted by uatemp13 at Jan 18, 2013 01:40 PM |

New book from Professor Clive Hollin investigates criminological psychology

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What's Prison Really Like?

What's Prison Really Like?

Posted by hct16 at Dec 11, 2012 04:35 PM |

University of Leicester to host Chief Inspector of Prisons for public lecture on Thursday 13 December

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Researchers to reveal contents of ‘legal highs’

Researchers to reveal contents of ‘legal highs’

Posted by pt91 at Dec 06, 2012 12:45 PM |

New study suggesting that prohibited substances are sold in new guises online to be presented at seminar on Friday 7 December

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Leicester criminologist’s work cited in Leveson Report

Leicester criminologist’s work cited in Leveson Report

Posted by hct16 at Dec 04, 2012 02:05 PM |

Inquiry into press standards draws on evidence from University of Leicester expert

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DNA fingerprinting pioneer attends opening of Forensic Science Institute that bears his name

DNA fingerprinting pioneer attends opening of Forensic Science Institute that bears his name

Posted by pt91 at Nov 21, 2012 05:09 PM |

University of Leicester scientist who helped catch Leicester murderer is thanked by victim's family

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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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