News and Events
College of Social Science students will present at the annual Festival of Postgraduate Research on topics including the influence of domestic violence on women's involvement in crime and the Political Representation of Animals
Alexander Maskill, University of Leicester Politics student, wins the 2013 Terry Pratchett prize for first novel, with “The Hive”
Social work, social media and the Search for life on Mars: Free lunchtime lectures at Leicester Adult Education College
University of Leicester post graduate students to give free public talks
Call for Social Science staff and students to fill out questionnaire and have a chance of winning £500 in Amazon vouchers.
All Social Sciences students and staff invited to take part in a short questionnaire exploring internet use, passwords and personality.
Don’t miss the opportunity to develop your Business and Enterprise skills and knowledge and hear from Business experts.
An opportunity has arisen for students to develop their personal brand and explore their potential of social media in improving career prospects through the Online Networking and Employability Award (ONE).
University of Leicester academics give their take on the political situation in North Korea
The College of Social Science has set aside a total of £100,000 in its budget to the Research Development Fund (RDF) for the academic year 2012/2013.
We are pleased to announce that the College is now able to provide funding for tea, coffee and biscuits to support initiatives such as reading/ discussion groups or groups where students present their work to each other, where these are organized on the students' initiative. This is in order that we support activities which are ongoing in some departments and Schools (Economics, Education and Management), and encourage other initiatives of this kind.
Political experts from the University have entered into the EU debate in a new blog
A military expert will give a lecture at the University of Leicester on the exercise of air power on Wednesday 20 March
Leading scholars to discuss new findings on the Conservative Party at the University of Leicester
University of Leicester to host conference reflecting on thirteen years of New Labour
Do you want to put science in the headlines? If you do then the British Science Association Media Fellowships are for you. Experience first-hand how science is reported by spending 3-6 weeks on a summer placement with a press, broadcast or online journalist such as the Guardian, The Irish Times or BBC.
University of Leicester to host Postgraduate Open Evening on Tuesday 19th March
University of Leicester selected to deliver new module
Academics, including Dr Leah Bassel from the Department of Sociology, will share their experience of creating impact from Leicester’s research at an event on 28 February, organised as part of Research Focus Week.
Students to hold University’s second Refugee Week from February 25 to March 3
University of Leicester academic appears on live panel discussion hosted by the European Parliament and Business for New Europe