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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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World of forensic science and criminal justice revealed

World of forensic science and criminal justice revealed

Posted by er134 at Mar 27, 2014 01:22 PM |

Free course explores how the police use science in criminal investigations and how it interacts with the criminal justice system

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New tool for retailers to test their loss prevention programme

New tool for retailers to test their loss prevention programme

Posted by ap507 at Mar 25, 2014 11:02 AM |

Online benchmarking tool developed by University of Leicester enables retailers to understand how their shrinkage strategy is performing

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‘Privatising Probation: The Consolidation of the Risk Agenda’

‘Privatising Probation: The Consolidation of the Risk Agenda’

Posted by ap507 at Mar 24, 2014 11:25 AM |

Left Realist criminologist delivers latest Scarman Lecture at University on Wednesday 26 March

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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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Highlights

queen's anniversary prize

The University will host the Parish Church Interiors in Changing Times Conference, to be held 14-15 December 2015 - now accepting abstracts

New Major/Minor Degree Pathways, available for students starting in 2016-17.

Members of our department showcase interdisciplinary research with 3D printed replica of King Richard III at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2015

Dr Neil Christie and Debbie Miles-Williams win awards at the University of Leicester Student Awards 2015.

Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education - for the work of ULAS and the School in public archaeology and public engagement

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

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