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Consequences of changes to criminal justice system for offenders and victims to be explored at Leicester event

Consequences of changes to criminal justice system for offenders and victims to be explored at Leicester event

Posted by ap507 at Sep 25, 2017 09:34 AM |

Free public lecture celebrating 30th anniversary of our Department of Criminology taking place on Wednesday 27 September

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Literary Leicester festival celebrates tenth year with diverse new programme of events throughout the city

Literary Leicester festival celebrates tenth year with diverse new programme of events throughout the city

Posted by ap507 at Sep 21, 2017 02:07 PM |

Our University's annual homage to poetry and prose takes place between 15 – 18 November

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Discovering Excellence Award for Employment Law team

Discovering Excellence Award for Employment Law team

Posted by ab98 at Sep 20, 2017 10:50 AM |

Employment law team was nominated in the category of outstanding contribution to the educational environment.

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Expert opinions cover Cassini, minority governments, the euro and baby names

Expert opinions cover Cassini, minority governments, the euro and baby names

Posted by ap507 at Sep 19, 2017 03:55 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 14 - 20 September

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Leicester passes 4 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Leicester passes 4 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Sep 19, 2017 12:20 PM |

With topics ranging from North Korea to Brexit, to flying warehouses and Jupiter's Great Red Spot, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

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Alec Baldwin 'learned from' Joe Orton for award-winning performance

Alec Baldwin 'learned from' Joe Orton for award-winning performance

Posted by ew205 at Sep 18, 2017 05:15 PM |

The Hollywood actor won an Emmy for his impersonation of Donald Trump on SNL- a performance he recently claimed was influenced by Leicester playwright Joe Orton

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Leicester Shindig!

A Centre for New Writing event

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Leicester Criminologist invited to provide expert evidence on the intimidation of Parliamentary candidates and on combatting religious intolerance

Leicester Criminologist invited to provide expert evidence on the intimidation of Parliamentary candidates and on combatting religious intolerance

Posted by ap507 at Sep 15, 2017 04:22 PM |

Professor Neil Chakraborti gave evidence to the Committee on Standards in Public Life and to Turkey’s Ministry for European Union Affairs on consecutive days

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Leicester team to compete in University Challenge

Leicester team to compete in University Challenge

Posted by ew205 at Sep 15, 2017 12:55 PM |

The popular BBC quiz will feature four of our students, and is due to broadcast on Monday 18 September

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Historian in TV series

Historian in TV series

Posted by ap507 at Sep 15, 2017 10:16 AM |

Dr Michael Lynch features in six documentaries since 2013

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Top awards for Leicester School of Business Dean

Top awards for Leicester School of Business Dean

Posted by ap507 at Sep 14, 2017 01:41 PM |

Professor Zoe Radnor has won two prestigious awards from the British Academy of Management (BAM)

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Leicester professor interviewed for upcoming Canaletto exhibition at the Queen’s Gallery

Leicester professor interviewed for upcoming Canaletto exhibition at the Queen’s Gallery

Posted by crm28 at Sep 14, 2017 10:49 AM |

Professor Rosemary Sweet has been interviewed as part of an exhibition video.

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New online resource for local historians

New online resource for local historians

Posted by ap507 at Sep 13, 2017 03:30 PM |

Partnership between Centre for English Local History and University's Library comprises 100 theses covering subjects from medieval moats to hunting in Northamptonshire

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International Honour for Outstanding Scholarship

International Honour for Outstanding Scholarship

Posted by ap507 at Sep 12, 2017 10:07 AM |

Visiting Professor to receive Excellence Award

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Expert opinions cover Juno, museums, Cassini, Ethiopian dams and the business of bikes

Expert opinions cover Juno, museums, Cassini, Ethiopian dams and the business of bikes

Posted by ap507 at Sep 11, 2017 12:20 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 7 - 13 September

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Leicester academic talks Journalism Down Under

Leicester academic talks Journalism Down Under

Posted by ap507 at Sep 11, 2017 10:10 AM |

Tor Clark from the School of Media, Communication and Sociology recently returned from a speaking tour of Australia and New Zealand

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Epic effort to publish complete works of Brideshead Revisited author launching soon

Epic effort to publish complete works of Brideshead Revisited author launching soon

Posted by ap507 at Sep 11, 2017 09:55 AM |

Oxford University Press (OUP), in association with our University, is publishing a full critical scholarly edition of The Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh

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Migrants' experiences of life in UK is focus of University event

Migrants' experiences of life in UK is focus of University event

Posted by ap507 at Sep 08, 2017 12:41 PM |

Public invited to launch of new research on Wednesday 13 September 2017 at 5.30pm

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Expert opinions cover Antarctic volcanoes, referendums and the menopause

Expert opinions cover Antarctic volcanoes, referendums and the menopause

Posted by ap507 at Sep 06, 2017 11:45 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 1 - 6 September

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Our academics present at British Science Festival

Our academics present at British Science Festival

Posted by pt91 at Sep 05, 2017 01:40 PM |

Novel DNA swab to combat worldwide sexual violence

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