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King Richard III: DNA and genealogical study: false paternity

King Richard III: DNA and genealogical study: false paternity

Posted by pt91 at Dec 02, 2014 04:35 PM |

Researchers find no evidence of a break in Royal chain of succession

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King Richard III – case closed after 529 years

King Richard III – case closed after 529 years

Posted by pt91 at Dec 02, 2014 03:55 PM |

DNA and genealogical study led by University of Leicester confirms identity of remains- and uncovers new truths

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Academic wins prestigious early career researcher award

Academic wins prestigious early career researcher award

Posted by ap507 at Dec 01, 2014 01:10 PM |

Dr Deborah Toner from the School of History wins award under Care for the Future theme

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Students showcase Richard III at Shakespeare’s birthplace

Students showcase Richard III at Shakespeare’s birthplace

Posted by ap507 at Nov 26, 2014 12:35 AM |

Leicester University Theatre performers to perform extracts from Richard III at the RSC on Sunday 7 December

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New apps reveal Leicester’s Cultural Quarter's hidden stories

New apps reveal Leicester’s Cultural Quarter's hidden stories

Posted by ap507 at Nov 26, 2014 12:10 AM |

University research project celebrates public launch event on Thursday 27 November

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Protecting, maintaining and understanding historic environments throughout the UK

Protecting, maintaining and understanding historic environments throughout the UK

Posted by ap507 at Nov 20, 2014 11:00 AM |

New courses offer heritage sector new skills for protecting and understanding the past

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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!

M3C Studentship Competition 2015

We are seeking expressions of interest from prospective research students in the 2015 AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership.

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The deadline for applications is Wednesday 14 January 2015
PhD Studentships

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AHRC PhD Studentships – Midlands3Cities Partnership
Application deadline: 14 January 2015
Application writing workshop: 26 November 2014