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Academics highlight how University research is helping to shape policing practice in the UK and beyond

Academics highlight how University research is helping to shape policing practice in the UK and beyond

Posted by ap507 at Dec 12, 2017 03:30 PM |

Academics from our Department of Criminology recently visited Zhejiang Police College in China and delivered talks to Police recruits

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Leicester academic contributes to report launched in Parliament on the status of Irish citizens after Brexit

Leicester academic contributes to report launched in Parliament on the status of Irish citizens after Brexit

Posted by ew205 at Dec 07, 2017 10:40 AM |

Professor Bernard Ryan from Leicester Law School advised on report and spoke at event

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New insights into life and death of Jumbo the elephant revealed in BBC One documentary

New insights into life and death of Jumbo the elephant revealed in BBC One documentary

Posted by pt91 at Dec 06, 2017 04:05 PM |

Archaeologist provides expertise to upcoming documentary with Sir David Attenborough on 10 December

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Sanctuary Awards recognition for project involving University of Leicester

Sanctuary Awards recognition for project involving University of Leicester

Posted by ew205 at Dec 05, 2017 11:02 AM |

Archaeological Heritage project in Cyprus is runner-up in MOD event

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Leicester receives two nominations for 2018 Current Archaeology Awards

Leicester receives two nominations for 2018 Current Archaeology Awards

Posted by ew205 at Dec 05, 2017 10:48 AM |

Roman Mosaic Excavation and Stanwick research project nominated for awards in respective categories- ‘Rescue Project of the Year’ and ‘Research Project of the Year’

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New study pinpoints arts, humanities and social science graduates’ skills

New study pinpoints arts, humanities and social science graduates’ skills

Posted by pt91 at Dec 05, 2017 10:05 AM |

‘Skills adaptability’ of value to business and industry, creative and voluntary sectors

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Seminar to explore research into images taken by Jewish photographers during the Holocaust

Seminar to explore research into images taken by Jewish photographers during the Holocaust

Posted by ew205 at Dec 01, 2017 01:35 PM |

Tanja Kinzel from the Free University of Berlin will deliver her research at Leicester’s Stanley Burton Centre on 7 December

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New books and journals from around the College

Posted by jcm22 at Dec 01, 2017 11:05 AM |

A collection of recent publications by Academics from the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

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New research projects within the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Posted by jcm22 at Dec 01, 2017 11:05 AM |

Appointments, Nominations, Research Infrastructure Awards and Doctoral Studentships in the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

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Research news round-up from around the College

Posted by jcm22 at Dec 01, 2017 11:01 AM |

Find out about what has been happening since the last bulletin was published in June 2017

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Featured Research Project: 'Prejudice and Pride'

Featured Research Project: 'Prejudice and Pride'

Posted by jcm22 at Dec 01, 2017 11:01 AM |

Professor Richard Sandell (Museum Studies) has been included as 'Featured Research Project' in the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities' Winter 2017 edition of the Research Bulletin.

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College Research Bulletin (Winter 2017)

College Research Bulletin (Winter 2017)

Posted by jcm22 at Dec 01, 2017 11:01 AM |

Read about many of the new and exciting research projects taking place across the college, including two projects with international significance.

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First evidence for Julius Caesar's invasion of Britain discovered by Leicester team

First evidence for Julius Caesar's invasion of Britain discovered by Leicester team

Posted by ap507 at Nov 29, 2017 12:05 AM |

Leicester archaeologists suggest Caesar’s fleet first landed in Pegwell Bay, Isle of Thanet, Kent in 54BC and constructed fort nearby - BBC documentary on 29 November at 9:00PM

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Bestselling author Kate Summerscale to give lecture on ‘Detecting Victorian Crime’ at Leicester

Bestselling author Kate Summerscale to give lecture on ‘Detecting Victorian Crime’ at Leicester

Posted by ew205 at Nov 28, 2017 10:23 AM |

Free public lecture for annual Victorian Studies Centre Lecture series on 6 December

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Interview with Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow

Interview with Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow

Posted by ew205 at Nov 27, 2017 03:51 PM |

Respected politician and Speaker in the House of Commons John Bercow visited our University to discuss his experience working in Parliament in October

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Unique collection of metal artefacts from Iron Age settlement sheds new light on prehistoric feasting rituals

Unique collection of metal artefacts from Iron Age settlement sheds new light on prehistoric feasting rituals

Posted by ap507 at Nov 27, 2017 09:50 AM |

Prehistoric cauldrons, ancient sword and assorted metalwork among nationally significant findings discovered by Leicester archaeologists at Glenfield Park, Leicestershire

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Law School film club, Reel Law, screening of new documentary The Promise

Law School film club, Reel Law, screening of new documentary The Promise

Posted by ab98 at Nov 23, 2017 04:50 PM |

Leicester Law School screening of documentary on murder, mayhem and maybe miscarriages of justice

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Expert opinions cover President Macron, Zimbabwe, China and Brexit

Expert opinions cover President Macron, Zimbabwe, China and Brexit

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

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 16 - 30 November

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Joe Orton on the BBC

Joe Orton on the BBC

Posted by pt91 at Nov 23, 2017 02:35 PM |

BBC 2 Documentary made with support from our University

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Richard III exhibition to appear for first time in Ireland

Richard III exhibition to appear for first time in Ireland

Posted by ap507 at Nov 23, 2017 02:00 PM |

University of Leicester team to discuss discovery and identification of Richard III at Galway Science and Technology Festival between 24 – 26 November

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