Santander has announced £175,000 worth of scholarships for students and staff.
Parents of new students can find out about the University at family receptions on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 October.
The Archbishop of Westminster, the Most Reverend Vincent Nichols, will deliver the Provost Derek Hole Annual Public Lecture on Thursday 28 October.
An evening of dramatic readings on 3 October will highlight Afghan women’s view of the war in their country.
Barbados-based news website The Bajan Reporter carries a profile of Leicester graduate and Trinidadian TV presenter Verena Siblal, who has an MA in Mass Communication.
Non accenni la guerra! -- A new take on The Marriage of Figaro comes to Leicester next month when Knighton Chamber Orchestra, in association with the University of Leicester’s arts centre Embrace Arts, present Mozart’s classic… in the style of Fawlty Towers.