August 2011

New futuristic 'sick bay' unveiled by University of Leicester

New futuristic 'sick bay' unveiled by University of Leicester

Posted by pt91 at Sep 01, 2011 03:30 PM |

Star Trek’s Dr ‘Bones’ McCoy would feel right at home working with a new high-tech medical bed developed by a cross-disciplinary team from the University and the University Hospitals of Leicester.

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Heart sculpture 'stranded' at Highcross shopping centre

Heart sculpture 'stranded' at Highcross shopping centre

Posted by pt91 at Aug 30, 2011 03:05 PM |

The next time you go shopping, look out for the new sculpture installed in the Highcross – and why not contribute to our Cardiovascular Research Centre appeal at the same time?

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Lights out: Leicester astronomers detect star falling into a black hole

Lights out: Leicester astronomers detect star falling into a black hole

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 26, 2011 06:17 PM |

For the first time, a massive black hole has been caught in the act of swallowing up a star.

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What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 28, 2011 09:00 AM |

Events from Monday 29 August to Friday 2 September 2011. (It's a quiet week...)

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Find out how algebra has changed the world on 6 September

Find out how algebra has changed the world on 6 September

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 26, 2011 05:35 PM |

Top mathematician present public lecture as part of major European maths conference.

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Open evenings for lifelong learning

Open evenings for lifelong learning

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 25, 2011 05:42 PM |

Find out more about part-time courses on 7 and 14 September.

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Top magician at reunion for Beaumont Hall residents

Top magician at reunion for Beaumont Hall residents

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 25, 2011 04:48 PM |

Were you a student at Beaumont Hall? Sign up now for a weekend of fun and nostalgia.

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September is conference season at the University of Leicester

September is conference season at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 24, 2011 05:15 PM |

Our departments are hosting eleven events in four weeks.

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Initial success for health education project

Initial success for health education project

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 23, 2011 05:14 PM |

GENIE*, the CETL** in our Department of Genetics, has posted a report and photos from a recent event based around the HERO*** project.

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Leicester triumphs in National Student Survey

Leicester triumphs in National Student Survey

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 22, 2011 05:33 PM |

The results of a national survey of student satisfaction with their universities has placed Leicester top after Oxbridge out of 120 mainstream public universities.

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Hypertension honour for Radek

Hypertension honour for Radek

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 22, 2011 04:17 PM |

The international Society of Hypertension has picked a Leicester student as its first ‘New Investigator of the Month’.

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What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 21, 2011 09:00 AM |

Events from Monday 22 August to Sunday 28 August 2011.

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Leicester scientists demonstrate air quality monitoring capability to CNN

Leicester scientists demonstrate air quality monitoring capability to CNN

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 18, 2011 02:30 PM |

News network stops off in Leicester on the ‘Road to Durban’.

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Geology field trips... to the sculpture exhibition

Geology field trips... to the sculpture exhibition

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 18, 2011 01:32 PM |

Watch art meet science on a guided tour with a difference.

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50 (more) years in space: September event looks forward

50 (more) years in space: September event looks forward

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 16, 2011 03:25 PM |

As part of the continuing celebration of 50 years of space research at the University of Leicester, our Space Research Centre is convening a symposium to consider the next half century.

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Nut allergy seen as a 'fad', say Leicester scientists

Nut allergy seen as a 'fad', say Leicester scientists

Posted by pt91 at Aug 15, 2011 05:25 PM |

Potentially life-threatening and a constant risk – but are we taking nut allergies seriously enough?

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Leicester political economists write for the Guardian

Leicester political economists write for the Guardian

Posted by pt91 at Aug 15, 2011 04:35 PM |

Academics talk on political action and zombies

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Leicester graduates in the news: Muhammed Lameen Abdul-Malik

Leicester graduates in the news: Muhammed Lameen Abdul-Malik

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 15, 2011 10:20 AM |

Atomic energy expert who shared a Nobel Peace Prize and now bakes a mean cheesecake.

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What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 15, 2011 10:47 AM |

Events from Monday 15 August to Sunday 21 August 2011.

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Leicester graduates in the news: Lucy Averill

Leicester graduates in the news: Lucy Averill

Posted by pt91 at Aug 12, 2011 03:55 PM |

Despite graduating with a degree in Maths and Astronomy at the University of Leicester, Lucy Averill found her calling in something quite different.

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