December

Blog Entry Access to higher education courses transform lives, study finds
University of Leicester researchers find that adult courses help to boost self-confidence and improve lives
Blog Entry Award for University of Leicester recognises continued support for researchers
89 UK universities have achieved the European Commission’s HR Excellence in Research Award, which acknowledges their commitment to researcher development
Richard lll progress statement
News release from the Bishop of Leicester
Blog Entry Have researchers found a new treatment for sepsis?
University of Leicester academics discover new receptor that may be instrumental in the body’s response to devastating disease
Blog Entry Invaluable advice for a successful career in the Care Sector
Professor Mary Dixon-Woods and Dr Angela Sarkis CBE to give advice on forging a career in the Care Sector at free public lecture 10 December
Blog Entry Leicester Conferences wins Business Tourism Award
Accolade for University of Leicester’s conferencing service recognises recent improvements to facilities
Blog Entry University of Leicester announces stellar line-up for Stargazing LIVE 2014
An evening dedicated to the wonders of the universe on Wednesday 8 January 2014
Blog Entry University hosts Leicestershire Police and Crime Commissioner
Former Commander-in-Chief of Air Command to discuss ‘The Role of the Police and Crime Commissioner in Society’ on Wednesday 4 December 2013
Blog Entry Student sports star wins national championship
University of Leicester supported canoeist scoops two gold medals at canoeing championships
Blog Entry Nelson Mandela Changed My Life
Stories from the non-stop picket of South Africa House documented by researchers from the University of Leicester
Blog Entry Ashworth pledges to support postgraduate students
Ceremony at University's Students' Union on Friday 6 December
Blog Entry Local schools to get a taste of 21st century alchemy
The Royal Institution, the Royal Society of Chemistry and the University of Leicester bring the Modern Alchemist touring lecture to the Midlands on 14 March
Blog Entry New website launched to strengthen international medical links
Collaboration between universities and hospitals in Leicester and Gondar, Ethiopia, to launch 11 December
Blog Entry Up-and-coming pop star launches Christmas single on Leicester graduate’s record label
Independent Leicester label Mor Music Group will release a single by 22-year old local singer Izzy Fortuin on Wednesday 11 December
Blog Entry NASA Rover Results Include First Age Measurement on Mars and Help for Human Exploration
NASA's Curiosity rover is providing vital insight about Mars' past and current environments that will aid plans for future robotic and human missions
Blog Entry Taking up the Christmas University Challenge
Distinguished alumni from the University of Leicester to compete in BBC Two quiz show on Monday 30 December
Blog Entry Scientists using space technologies to save lives on Earth
University of Leicester academics ‘thinking like astronauts’
Blog Entry Short courses for interpreters to bring translation into the community
University of Leicester courses provide introduction to interpreting for bilinguals
Blog Entry New Centre for Medicine will be a ‘ground-breaking’ achievement
The University of Leicester’s new research and teaching institution to launch for the Medical School’s 40th Anniversary in 2015
Blog Entry Business Start-up Boot Camp achieves a High Impact
The University of Leicester’s Career Development Service wins prestigious award for business event during Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013
Blog Entry Cutting-edge research to be conducted at new Centre for Medicine
University of Leicester to become the ‘hub’ for research into the prevention, detection and treatment of major chronic diseases
Blog Entry Swift satellite catches a hundred thousand new cosmic X-ray sources
Astronomers from University of Leicester provide new insights into cosmic phenomena
Blog Entry Patient consultations to be 'beamed up' to medical students in innovative new Centre for Medicine
University of Leicester medical students to witness live patient consultations in new facility
Blog Entry Europe’s billion-star surveyor is ready for launch
University of Leicester team involved in European Gaia space project
Blog Entry Free course reveals the real world of forensic scientists
Online course offered by University of Leicester in partnership with FutureLearn starts 31 March 2014
Blog Entry Philanthropic research wins Institute of Fundraising award 2013
University of Leicester wins award for innovative use of social media for fundraising
Blog Entry Lonely this Christmas? Hire an 18th century hermit
University of Leicester academic traces the history of an unusual practice
Blog Entry Women face a ‘disproportionate burden’ when managing household diets this Christmas
Research by University of Leicester academic Dr Jesse Matheson suggests rising cost of heating means more families will have to ‘choose between warmth and nourishment’
Blog Entry An increase of just 2000 steps a day cuts cardiovascular disease risk by 8% in those with a high risk of type 2 diabetes
University of Leicester study finds walking 20 minutes per day can reduce health risks
Blog Entry Space has an 'animalistic' sound according to artist in residence
University of Leicester Leverhulme Scholar provides unique insight into the sounds of space
Blog Entry New Year's Honours
Dedication, talent and service of individuals associated with the University of Leicester has been recognised through the awards of New Year’s Honours
Blog Entry UKSEDS National Student Space Conference 2014
1 - 2 March 2014, University of Leicester
Christmas gift's potential for cancer patients
University of Leicester research into properties of frankincense

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