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Expert opinions cover North Korea, sex work and freedom of speech in Russia

Expert opinions cover North Korea, sex work and freedom of speech in Russia

Posted by ap507 at Aug 15, 2017 12:30 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 10 - 16 August

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Academic comments on cyber warfare and rising tensions between US and North Korea

Academic comments on cyber warfare and rising tensions between US and North Korea

Posted by ap507 at Aug 10, 2017 10:05 AM |

Dr Andrew Futter featured in Wired article about escalating tensions and nuclear strategy between the two countries

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University of Leicester remembers playwright Joe Orton

University of Leicester remembers playwright Joe Orton

Posted by pt91 at Aug 09, 2017 11:45 AM |

Anniversary of the death of the Leicester-born literary figure is marked on 9 August

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Expert opinions cover helping children born prematurely, binge-watching, the Earth's climate history and gentrification

Expert opinions cover helping children born prematurely, binge-watching, the Earth's climate history and gentrification

Posted by ap507 at Aug 04, 2017 03:05 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 1 - 9 August

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Workplace menopause study by Leicester academics finds ‘women feel they need to cope alone’

Workplace menopause study by Leicester academics finds ‘women feel they need to cope alone’

Posted by pt91 at Aug 03, 2017 04:25 PM |

New report calls for menopause-friendly workplaces and culture change programmes

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Leicester expert discusses the rise of ‘binge-watching’ through new digital platforms

Leicester expert discusses the rise of ‘binge-watching’ through new digital platforms

Posted by ap507 at Aug 03, 2017 10:25 AM |

As Ofcom releases a new report into Britain’s Box Set habits, Professor Barrie Gunter from the School of Media, Communication and Sociology examines potential implications of marathon-watching TV programmes

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Effects of alcohol on memory while providing testimony explored by Leicester researchers

Effects of alcohol on memory while providing testimony explored by Leicester researchers

Posted by ap507 at Aug 02, 2017 09:20 AM |

Recent event saw experts discuss issues surrounding testimony given following sexual assaults while intoxicated

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'Hello Leicester!' Hollywood star Alec Baldwin pays tribute to Joe Orton for University event

'Hello Leicester!' Hollywood star Alec Baldwin pays tribute to Joe Orton for University event

Posted by pt91 at Jul 28, 2017 11:21 AM |

Dr Emma Parker from the School of Arts collaborates with the movie star on August 9 event at The Little Theatre

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Expert opinions cover advertising partnerships, equality, future technologies, US-China relations and faith in Britain

Expert opinions cover advertising partnerships, equality, future technologies, US-China relations and faith in Britain

Posted by ap507 at Jul 27, 2017 11:20 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 20 - 31 July

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Researchers to explore the use of e-cigarettes by young people

Researchers to explore the use of e-cigarettes by young people

Posted by ap507 at Jul 26, 2017 09:40 AM |

Leicester team receives grant from Cancer Research UK to explore adolescent use of e-cigarettes

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Leicester academic contributes to new report on negotiations between the UK and EU

Leicester academic contributes to new report on negotiations between the UK and EU

Posted by ap507 at Jul 25, 2017 10:10 AM |

Professor Adam Cygan from our School of Law contributed to the latest UK in a Changing Europe report on Brexit

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Stephen Fry reveals previously untold LGBTQ history

Stephen Fry reveals previously untold LGBTQ history

Posted by pt91 at Jul 21, 2017 11:20 AM |

University of Leicester – National Trust collaboration to tackle prejudice

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Expert opinions cover Euroscepticism, Brexit and Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Expert opinions cover Euroscepticism, Brexit and Jupiter's Great Red Spot

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

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 13 - 19 July

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Article in the World Politics Review looks at the ANC leadership contest in South Africa

Posted by eb231 at Jul 19, 2017 09:53 AM |

In this article James Hamill of the School of History, Politics & International Relations takes a look at the political dynamics surrounding the December 2017 ANC leadership contest in South Africa.

Read the full article here.

Law Lecturer to speak on Improving Access to Justice

Law Lecturer to speak on Improving Access to Justice

Posted by ab98 at Jun 29, 2017 11:35 AM |

Masood Ahmed has been invited to speak on ‘Shaping the Future of Dispute Resolution & Improving Access to Justice’ at the Global Pound Conference (London).

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Recruitment and Selection Workshop

All aspects of the recruitment process will be explored to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to recruit and select the right person for the job. Participants will have the chance for skills practice in the afternoon.

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Recruitment and Selection Workshop

All aspects of the recruitment process will be explored to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to recruit and select the right person for the job. Participants will have the chance for skills practice in the afternoon.

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