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Highlights from University's Richard III ceremony

Highlights from University's Richard III ceremony

Posted by ap507 at Mar 24, 2015 12:55 PM |

Photo slideshow and more from the event on Sunday 22 March

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University videos of ceremony for Richard III

University videos of ceremony for Richard III

Posted by ap507 at Mar 23, 2015 10:05 AM |

Video marks the departure of Richard III's mortal remains from the University on Sunday 22 March

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Conference to examine the complex history of immigration

Conference to examine the complex history of immigration

Posted by ap507 at Mar 20, 2015 10:25 AM |

Universities of Leicester and York involved in study of historical treatment of foreigners –including in the era of King Richard III

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University ceremony for King Richard III

University ceremony for King Richard III

Posted by ac555 at Mar 21, 2015 10:05 AM |

Mortal remains in custody of University for over two years depart on Sunday March 22

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Bible from the era of Richard III to mark reinterment ceremony

Bible from the era of Richard III to mark reinterment ceremony

Posted by ap507 at Mar 20, 2015 12:05 AM |

500-year-old Bible from University of Leicester Special Collections forms part of Service of Compline at Leicester Cathedral

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Richard III – interest in India!

Richard III – interest in India!

Posted by ap507 at Mar 19, 2015 10:55 AM |

Teenager sports emblem from University of Leicester discovery

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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!

NEW: AHRC Fully Funded Doctoral Studentships in History

The School of History is now advertising three new fully funded Postgraduate Studentships and would like to hear from potential students interested in working with major partners (the British Library and the National Maritime Museum) on these exciting projects. Full details can be found on the CDP page.

Holy War Lecture

The School of History is pleased to announce a lecture by visiting scholar Professor Philippe Buc of the University of Vienna entitled 'Theology, Holy War and History in the West from the European Middle Ages to the Recent Past'. The event is open to all and further details can be found here

CArchipelago Conference

Carceral Archipelago Conference 13-16 September draft programme now available. Further information including a draft programme is now available

Conference: Mortality, Care and Military Welfare during the British Civil Wars

This exciting international conference organised by the University of Leicester’s Centre for English Local History will celebrate the opening of the National Civil War Centre at Newark Museum, Nottinghamshire, on 7-8 August 2015.

 

Civil War Conference