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Leicester academic works with British Police helicopter support unit as part of project to improve patient safety

Leicester academic works with British Police helicopter support unit as part of project to improve patient safety

Posted by ap507 at Oct 23, 2017 03:28 PM |

Dr Simon Bennett observes services provided by the National Police Air Service (NPAS)

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Leicester academic brings attention to a lack of care for women after miscarriage

Leicester academic brings attention to a lack of care for women after miscarriage

Posted by ew205 at Oct 23, 2017 12:10 PM |

Dr Corinne Fowler from our School of Arts recently contributed to a BBC article on the issue

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Dean of our School of Business is conferred with national fellowship

Dean of our School of Business is conferred with national fellowship

Posted by pt91 at Oct 23, 2017 11:50 AM |

Distinction recognises impact of her work in society

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Academic reaches new heights in pursuit of his research

Academic reaches new heights in pursuit of his research

Posted by pt91 at Oct 20, 2017 10:02 AM |

School of Business researcher joins the Bulgarian crew of a Soviet-era freighter

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Discover why businesses should harness the ‘power of co-operation'

Discover why businesses should harness the ‘power of co-operation'

Posted by pt91 at Oct 19, 2017 02:19 PM |

Head of Co-operatives UK discusses social justice and ethical business for next School of Business Dean’s Lecture on 25 October

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Honorary Professor of Law appointed

Honorary Professor of Law appointed

Posted by ew205 at Oct 19, 2017 01:30 PM |

Graduate returns for role at his alma mater

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Literary Leicester events to tackle race, culture and class head-on

Literary Leicester events to tackle race, culture and class head-on

Posted by ew205 at Oct 19, 2017 11:48 AM |

Shrabani Basu, author of book-turned-feature-film Victoria and Abdul, among guests who will speak on literary works and issues pertaining to race, class, culture and religion

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Expert opinions cover a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, finding Beagle 2, Donald Trump, psychologist Hans Eysenck, and the rising breast cancer rate in China

Expert opinions cover a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, finding Beagle 2, Donald Trump, psychologist Hans Eysenck, and the rising breast cancer rate in China

Posted by pt91 at Oct 18, 2017 05:13 PM |

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

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Leicester academic featured on UN’s disaster risk reduction website

Leicester academic featured on UN’s disaster risk reduction website

Posted by er134 at Oct 18, 2017 02:20 PM |

Project led by Dr Nibedita S. Ray-Bennett looks at reproductive health in the Bangladesh floods

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Impact of Chinese students in Leicester is focus of TV programme

Impact of Chinese students in Leicester is focus of TV programme

Posted by pt91 at Oct 18, 2017 01:45 PM |

Our academic contributes to discussion on BBC

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Associate professor in cyber and nuclear safety talks

Associate professor in cyber and nuclear safety talks

Posted by er134 at Oct 18, 2017 11:44 AM |

Our academic is part of panel in New York roundtable discussion

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New project ‘Standing Together Against Hate’

New project ‘Standing Together Against Hate’

Posted by er134 at Oct 18, 2017 11:30 AM |

Project across the University draws on pioneering work in Criminology

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Public lecture to mark the 350th anniversary of John Milton’s epic Paradise Lost

Public lecture to mark the 350th anniversary of John Milton’s epic Paradise Lost

Posted by ew205 at Oct 18, 2017 10:18 AM |

Leicester co-sponsors free public lecture at the Library of Birmingham on 20 October

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Leicester lecturer turns spotlight on British country houses’ Caribbean and East Indian connections

Leicester lecturer turns spotlight on British country houses’ Caribbean and East Indian connections

Posted by pt91 at Oct 12, 2017 03:18 PM |

Public lecture on 22 October focuses on 'Colonial Countryside' initiative led by the Centre for New Writing

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Experts to explore what a good Brexit is for city and county

Experts to explore what a good Brexit is for city and county

Posted by pt91 at Oct 12, 2017 11:55 AM |

Academic, political and commercial expertise to meet for debate organised by our University on 6 November

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 University of Leicester academic to examine the subtext of local playwright Joe Orton’s library book vandalism

University of Leicester academic to examine the subtext of local playwright Joe Orton’s library book vandalism

Posted by ew205 at Oct 12, 2017 10:45 AM |

Dr Emma Parker will deliver a one hour lecture “Joe Orton and Shakespeare: Library books, Class and Queerness” at the Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society on 16 October

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The Weakest Link’s Anne Robinson to speak at Literary Leicester event honouring the life of revered editor Alexander Chancellor

The Weakest Link’s Anne Robinson to speak at Literary Leicester event honouring the life of revered editor Alexander Chancellor

Posted by ew205 at Oct 06, 2017 04:55 PM |

Distinguished writers and journalists will celebrate Alexander Chancellor’s life and work on 15 November

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University of Leicester academic involved with new Bible Museum from inception

University of Leicester academic involved with new Bible Museum from inception

Posted by pt91 at Oct 06, 2017 12:32 PM |

Panel of Independent Scholars, including University of Leicester Professor Gordon Campbell, and Museum Leaders to Discuss Evolutionary Process for Developing Content, Address Questions About Artefacts on Display in 430,000-Square-Foot Museum

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KISU observer of the Kurdistan Independence Referendum Elections

KISU observer of the Kurdistan Independence Referendum Elections

Posted by pt91 at Sep 29, 2017 10:46 AM |

Leicester academic participates in fact-finding mission

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EXILE installation marks fifty years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality

EXILE installation marks fifty years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality

Posted by ew205 at Sep 28, 2017 03:30 PM |

Installation at Kingston Lacy explores the life and exile of former estate owner William John Bankes from 18 September to 12 November - video now available

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