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Expert opinions cover Cassini, minority governments, the euro and baby names

Expert opinions cover Cassini, minority governments, the euro and baby names

Posted by ap507 at Sep 19, 2017 03:55 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 14 - 20 September

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Leicester passes 4 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Leicester passes 4 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Sep 19, 2017 12:20 PM |

With topics ranging from North Korea to Brexit, to flying warehouses and Jupiter's Great Red Spot, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

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Expert opinions cover Antarctic volcanoes, referendums and the menopause

Expert opinions cover Antarctic volcanoes, referendums and the menopause

Posted by ap507 at Sep 06, 2017 11:45 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 1 - 6 September

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Expert opinions cover South African politics and cloud computing

Expert opinions cover South African politics and cloud computing

Posted by ap507 at Aug 31, 2017 10:10 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 24 - 31 August

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Expert opinions cover Brexit, Russia and tuition fees

Expert opinions cover Brexit, Russia and tuition fees

Posted by ap507 at Aug 23, 2017 02:35 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 17 - 23 August

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Expert opinions cover North Korea, sex work and freedom of speech in Russia

Expert opinions cover North Korea, sex work and freedom of speech in Russia

Posted by ap507 at Aug 15, 2017 12:30 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 10 - 16 August

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Academic comments on cyber warfare and rising tensions between US and North Korea

Academic comments on cyber warfare and rising tensions between US and North Korea

Posted by ap507 at Aug 10, 2017 10:05 AM |

Dr Andrew Futter featured in Wired article about escalating tensions and nuclear strategy between the two countries

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Expert opinions cover advertising partnerships, equality, future technologies, US-China relations and faith in Britain

Expert opinions cover advertising partnerships, equality, future technologies, US-China relations and faith in Britain

Posted by ap507 at Jul 27, 2017 11:20 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 20 - 31 July

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Expert opinions cover Euroscepticism, Brexit and Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Expert opinions cover Euroscepticism, Brexit and Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Posted by ap507 at Jul 19, 2017 03:55 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 13 - 19 July

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Article in the World Politics Review looks at the ANC leadership contest in South Africa

Posted by eb231 at Jul 19, 2017 09:53 AM |

In this article James Hamill of the School of History, Politics & International Relations takes a look at the political dynamics surrounding the December 2017 ANC leadership contest in South Africa.

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Expert opinions cover Juno, Jupiter, the Kurdish Referendum and hacking

Expert opinions cover Juno, Jupiter, the Kurdish Referendum and hacking

Posted by ap507 at Jul 11, 2017 04:15 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 1 - 12 July

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New book by Leicester graduate

New book by Leicester graduate

Posted by pt91 at Jul 07, 2017 04:19 PM |

Focus on interfaith diversity

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Academic visits Pakistan to discuss defence and nuclear technology

Academic visits Pakistan to discuss defence and nuclear technology

Posted by ap507 at Jul 07, 2017 04:11 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter recently engaged with potential partners for the University

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Expert opinions cover South Africa, Theresa May, Richard III, public health, workplace learning and Italy's banks

Expert opinions cover South Africa, Theresa May, Richard III, public health, workplace learning and Italy's banks

Posted by ap507 at Jun 28, 2017 05:01 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 17 - 30 June

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Student announced as new Mayor

Student announced as new Mayor

Posted by ap507 at Jun 15, 2017 10:15 AM |

Politics student Samia Haq becomes Mayor of the Borough of Oadby and Wigston

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Expert opinions cover the General Election and the DUP, tower blocks and media engagement plans

Expert opinions cover the General Election and the DUP, tower blocks and media engagement plans

Posted by ap507 at Jun 15, 2017 09:40 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 10 - 16 June

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Academic delivers talk on future of nuclear weapons at Nobel Peace Institute

Academic delivers talk on future of nuclear weapons at Nobel Peace Institute

Posted by ap507 at Jun 13, 2017 04:50 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter discusses research in new video

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Academics contribute to Global Informality Project

Academics contribute to Global Informality Project

Posted by ap507 at Jun 07, 2017 12:22 PM |

Dr Simona Guerra and PhD researcher Hemn Jameel contribute to online resource that explores the world’s open secrets, unwritten rules and hidden practices

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The Carceral Archipelago: transnational circulations in global perspective, 1415-1960

The Carceral Archipelago: transnational circulations in global perspective, 1415-1960

Posted by jcm22 at Jun 02, 2017 09:30 AM |

The College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities featured research project this quarter (June 2017) under the direction of principal investigator Professor Clare Anderson.

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Expert opinions cover ransomware, arms races, Brexit, migrant workers and NASA's Juno mission

Expert opinions cover ransomware, arms races, Brexit, migrant workers and NASA's Juno mission

Posted by ap507 at May 26, 2017 12:55 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 11 - 26 May

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