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Leicester cited in Parliamentary debate on world-class impact of UK science

Leicester cited in Parliamentary debate on world-class impact of UK science

Posted by ap507 at Nov 05, 2015 04:05 PM |

Revolutionary technique developed by Leicester criminologist is lauded at Westminster

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Leicester establishes partnership with police training college in China

Leicester establishes partnership with police training college in China

Posted by ap507 at Oct 26, 2015 10:50 AM |

Memorandum of Understanding signed with Zhejiang Police College to encourage collaboration on forensic and policing issues

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Celebrating ethnic diversity event recognises inspirational figures

Celebrating ethnic diversity event recognises inspirational figures

Posted by ap507 at Oct 13, 2015 12:20 PM |

Nominated BME colleagues received awards on 16 October as part of Celebrating Black History Month event

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New app to help with real time crime scene reporting across borders

New app to help with real time crime scene reporting across borders

Posted by ap507 at Oct 12, 2015 11:30 AM |

Technology to speed up forensic investigations demonstrated at international innovation showcase

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Hurdling medallist seeks crowdfunding on road to Rio

Hurdling medallist seeks crowdfunding on road to Rio

Posted by ap507 at Oct 05, 2015 11:35 AM |

Gold Alumni Sports Scholarship student Lucy Hatton seeks funding to take part in Rio 2016 Olympics

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Over 150 academics sign up as University experts

Over 150 academics sign up as University experts

Posted by ap507 at Oct 01, 2015 01:30 PM |

Researchers from a wide variety of academic disciplines have joined the University's Experts Guide, providing informed opinion in response to topical news

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Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 24 - 30 September

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 24 - 30 September

Posted by ap507 at Sep 30, 2015 09:55 AM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover police drones, UK Biobank, forensic science, solving murder mysteries and the University as a 'beacon of equality'

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How sexual violence in conflict can be combatted through new forensic DNA collecting methods

How sexual violence in conflict can be combatted through new forensic DNA collecting methods

Posted by ap507 at Sep 29, 2015 12:20 AM |

Project to empower victims and support prosecutions in cases of sexual violence in conflict zones

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Transformative plan to pioneer a 'distinctive elite' in higher education

Transformative plan to pioneer a 'distinctive elite' in higher education

Posted by ap507 at Sep 22, 2015 04:00 PM |

President and Vice-Chancellor unveils strategic plan and signals new direction for our University

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Leicester reaches 1.5 million readers on The Conversation

Leicester reaches 1.5 million readers on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Aug 27, 2015 02:25 PM |

Opinion pieces written by Leicester academics receive a significant number of readers on global platform, providing expert opinion in response to topical news

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Culture and politics of vengeance to be explored at conference

Culture and politics of vengeance to be explored at conference

Posted by ap507 at Aug 06, 2015 12:10 PM |

Conference to examine topics such as revenge porn, terrorism, bullying and portrayals of revenge in film on Friday 4 September

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Blazing Car Murder update

Blazing Car Murder update

Posted by er134 at Jul 20, 2015 02:10 PM |

DNA tests to identify victim still on-going

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Leicester’s contribution to forensic history featured by BBC

Leicester’s contribution to forensic history featured by BBC

Posted by pt91 at Jun 24, 2015 02:40 PM |

University scientists interviewed for new documentary series

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Research suggests most hate crimes against LGB and T victims go unreported

Research suggests most hate crimes against LGB and T victims go unreported

Posted by ap507 at Jun 23, 2015 12:00 AM |

University report reveals a significant number of victims remain silent and struggle to inform police

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Seven top ten subject areas in Guardian University Guide

Seven top ten subject areas in Guardian University Guide

Posted by pt91 at May 26, 2015 12:55 PM |

National league table of universities ranks Leicester at 32nd

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Leicester reaches one million readers on The Conversation

Leicester reaches one million readers on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at May 22, 2015 03:55 PM |

Academic articles receive a significant number of readers on global platform, providing expert opinion in response to topical news

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Prison rehabilitation researcher wins presenting challenge

Prison rehabilitation researcher wins presenting challenge

Posted by pt91 at May 22, 2015 10:40 AM |

Winner will represent Leicester at national semi-final of 3 Minute Thesis

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Speaking out against hate crime at Police event

Speaking out against hate crime at Police event

Posted by pt91 at May 15, 2015 03:17 PM |

Criminologist to join hate crime victim’s mother and Police Crime Commissioner in panel discussion on 21 May

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Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 1-13 May

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 1-13 May

Posted by ap507 at May 13, 2015 11:53 AM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover the University's support for the UN HeForShe programme, the state of Greece's economy, how our political behaviour can be irrational, the legal process for people 'unfit to plead' and the importance of Mental Health Awareness Month

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University celebrates milestone 100 articles on The Conversation

University celebrates milestone 100 articles on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Apr 29, 2015 12:40 PM |

Leicester academics publish 100 articles on global platform, providing expert opinion pieces in response to topical news

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