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Exceeding expectations: Leicester shortlisted for more awards for Richard III discovery, research and reinterment

Exceeding expectations: Leicester shortlisted for more awards for Richard III discovery, research and reinterment

Posted by ap507 at Feb 04, 2016 10:03 AM |

Extraordinary discovery yields more successes

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Muslim integration and refugee experiences to be discussed by leading historians

Muslim integration and refugee experiences to be discussed by leading historians

Posted by ap507 at Feb 02, 2016 09:40 AM |

Free public lectures on twentieth century experiences taking place between 4 – 10 February for Holocaust Awareness Week

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Historian to speak at Holocaust events

Historian to speak at Holocaust events

Posted by ap507 at Jan 18, 2016 11:32 AM |

'Standing passively and doing nothing is almost as bad as participating directly’

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Higher Education predictions for 2016

Higher Education predictions for 2016

Posted by ap507 at Jan 06, 2016 04:35 PM |

Our colleagues have their say...

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The three wise research projects – gold, frankincense and myrrh

The three wise research projects – gold, frankincense and myrrh

Posted by ap507 at Dec 22, 2015 10:40 AM |

Leicester research explores historical gifts during Christmas time

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2015 in news -  a selection of key stories from across the year

2015 in news - a selection of key stories from across the year

Posted by ap507 at Dec 21, 2015 03:40 PM |

News highlights from throughout 2015

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The New History Lab

The New History Lab

Celebrate the diverse range of history being studied in the School along with tea and homemade cake!

British Library project awarded new accolade

British Library project awarded new accolade

A digital project that showcases the lives of remarkable British scientists has won a second prestigious accolade.

‘Voices of Science’, created by a team including Dr Sally Horrocks from the School of History has been awarded the Ayrton Prize, after a vote by members of the British Society for the History of Science (BSHS). This new prize, being awarded for the first time recognises outstanding web projects and digital engagement in the history of science, technology and medicine. More information on this award can be found here.