News Highlights

University of Leicester receives biggest ever gift from an individual - £2.7 million - for transformative kidney research
Funding by entrepreneur Mr Jimmy Mayer to establish world’s first register of patients with disease that is one of the biggest causes of kidney failure globally
Three new Athena SWAN awards announced for Leicester
Departments in College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology and the College of Science and Engineering recognised for commitment to gender equality
Success for student entrepreneur in national space challenge competition
Physics and Astronomy student Razzia Gafur’s project uses space data for the gaming market and virtual reality

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Arts Council England confirms increased funding for Attenborough Arts Centre

Arts Council England confirms increased funding for Attenborough Arts Centre

Posted by ap507 at Jun 27, 2017 11:55 AM |

Grant of £828,000 announced to support University's arts centre

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Conference to explore how environmental issues can be alleviated through effective communication

Conference to explore how environmental issues can be alleviated through effective communication

Posted by ap507 at Jun 27, 2017 09:55 AM |

Our University to host 2017 Conference on Communication and Environment between 29 June and 2 July

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Policing in multicultural cities to be explored

Policing in multicultural cities to be explored

Posted by ap507 at Jun 26, 2017 12:17 PM |

Free public lecture considering the challenges of policing Leicester taking place on Monday 3 July

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Study suggests corporations could be destroyed by psychopathic leadership

Study suggests corporations could be destroyed by psychopathic leadership

Posted by ap507 at Jun 23, 2017 12:29 PM |

A recent study conducted by Tomasz Wisniewski, Ayman Omar (University of Leicester) and Sina Yekini (University of Coventry) documents that psychopathic managers destroy the shareholder value of listed companies in the UK

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Renowned street artist creates 'ghost-image' of famous playwright Joe Orton in library

Renowned street artist creates 'ghost-image' of famous playwright Joe Orton in library

Posted by ap507 at Jun 23, 2017 09:31 AM |

Artwork allows visitors to interact one-on-one and reflect on legacy of writer

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