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Distinguished Honorary Graduate Sir Donald Sinden dies, aged 90

Distinguished Honorary Graduate Sir Donald Sinden dies, aged 90

Posted by pt91 at Sep 12, 2014 10:20 AM |

Theatre, film and TV actor had long association with University, city and county

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Tribute to award-winning author Graham Joyce

Tribute to award-winning author Graham Joyce

Posted by pt91 at Sep 10, 2014 11:15 AM |

MA English and American Literature graduate of the University of Leicester was known for his fantasy writing

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Life and work of bestselling author Sue Townsend celebrated in new exhibition

Life and work of bestselling author Sue Townsend celebrated in new exhibition

Posted by ap507 at Sep 04, 2014 10:30 AM |

Exhibition in memory of Leicester author Sue Townsend running until 4 January 2015

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Students continue to rate the University of Leicester highly

Students continue to rate the University of Leicester highly

Posted by er134 at Aug 12, 2014 09:20 AM |

Results from 2014 National Student Survey announced

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New student anthology to be published

New student anthology to be published

Posted by ap507 at Aug 06, 2014 04:40 PM |

The New Luciad anthology launch event to take place on Tuesday 12 August in the Library Bookshop

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BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz visits the Joe Orton Archive for Today programme feature

BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz visits the Joe Orton Archive for Today programme feature

Posted by pt91 at Jun 25, 2014 05:10 PM |

University to mark 50th Anniversary of Entertaining Mr Sloane in free public event on Sunday 29

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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane

Posted by ap507 at Jun 20, 2014 11:37 AM |

Free public event featuring luminary speakers to mark 50 years since the West End premiere of Leicester-born Orton’s first stage play on Sunday 29 June

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Student Awards 2014

Student union awards

We are delighted to congratulate our student Abbi Gore, who was awarded the Vice Chancellor’s Award for Student of the Year as well as Student Ambassador of the Year at a ceremony at the Percy Gee Students' Union on 18th June.