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International project to tackle risk, crisis, disaster and development management

International project to tackle risk, crisis, disaster and development management

Posted by pt91 at Jul 03, 2017 12:30 PM |

Leicester works with Kansai University in Japan to develop a Future Leaders programme for disaster risk management

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Plans for extra Heathrow runway are ‘already obsolete’, says University of Leicester academic

Plans for extra Heathrow runway are ‘already obsolete’, says University of Leicester academic

Posted by es328 at Apr 26, 2017 10:40 AM |

Dr Simon Bennett reported to the Transport Select Committee’s inquiry into modernisation of the UK’s airspace

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One hundred Leicester academics writing articles for The Conversation

One hundred Leicester academics writing articles for The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Sep 29, 2016 01:29 PM |

Researchers across the University creating engaging content in response to topical news

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‘Life-changing’ scholarships announced at Leicester

‘Life-changing’ scholarships announced at Leicester

Posted by er134 at Sep 27, 2016 11:55 AM |

Six prestigious Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships awarded to students from around the world

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Expert comment: Terror attack in France

Expert comment: Terror attack in France

Posted by ap507 at Jul 15, 2016 01:40 PM |

University of Leicester academic comments on recent attacks against aviation interests and the ‘crime displacement’ phenomenon

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The Bulletin - Leicester researching how to reduce heart disease risk

The Bulletin - Leicester researching how to reduce heart disease risk

Posted by ngi2 at May 04, 2016 12:00 PM |

The latest news from the University of Leicester News Centre in under five minutes.

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University of Leicester academics speak out following Hillsborough inquests’ verdicts

University of Leicester academics speak out following Hillsborough inquests’ verdicts

Posted by pt91 at Apr 29, 2016 05:20 PM |

Experts argue sacrifices at Hillsborough are crucial part of Premier League story

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Why you should study Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management

Posted by klm38 at Apr 25, 2016 11:13 AM |

Make a difference to the lives of people all around the world by starting your career with a Masters in disaster management.

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Doctoral Inaugural Lectures to celebrate postgraduate researchers

Posted by cws7 at Apr 19, 2016 04:06 PM |

Hosted by the Graduate School, the Inaugural Lectures delivered by students in the College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities will take place in May 2016.

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Leicester to award prestigious scholarships

Leicester to award prestigious scholarships

Posted by klm38 at Mar 24, 2016 04:45 PM |

Academic testifies to ‘life-changing opportunity’ of scholarship Leicester to award prestigious scholarships Our University has been awarded five new scholarships to allow students to pursue a Master’s course wherever they are in the world.

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Expert opinions cover publishing difficulties, political rivalries, Donald Trump and 'RRS Boaty McBoatface'

Expert opinions cover publishing difficulties, political rivalries, Donald Trump and 'RRS Boaty McBoatface'

Posted by ap507 at Mar 17, 2016 05:05 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 10 - 23 March

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Our world is still a long way from Utopia

Posted by klm38 at Feb 10, 2016 04:55 PM |

The foibles of our politicians would be familiar to Sir Thomas More 500 years on. This year marks the 500th anniversary of the publication by British philosopher Thomas More of Utopia, a book that lampooned politicians’ corruption and promoted a more rational organisation of social affairs.

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Graduation Congratulations

Graduation Congratulations

Posted by klm38 at Jan 25, 2016 03:40 PM |
Graduation image 2016 1Celebrating the graduation ceremony for our MSc students in Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management at Leicester

 

Project to help reduce unsafe abortion death rates in disaster zones

Project to help reduce unsafe abortion death rates in disaster zones

Posted by ap507 at Nov 10, 2015 11:10 AM |

Research aims to implement intervention measures for reproductive health issues in disaster-prone countries

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Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster:  A ‘systems accident’

Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster: A ‘systems accident’

Posted by ap507 at Oct 28, 2015 12:29 PM |

Dr Simon Bennett highlights contributory factors to disaster

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CSSU Study School 2016

Posted by rkg12 at Oct 22, 2015 09:01 AM |

The school of Management are delighted to announce the 2016 CSSU Study School will take place 21st and 22nd March 2016. More details to follow.

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 27 August - 2 September

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 27 August - 2 September

Posted by ap507 at Aug 28, 2015 02:06 PM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover migration issues, Jeremy Corbyn and Greek elections

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Leicester reaches 1.5 million readers on The Conversation

Leicester reaches 1.5 million readers on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Aug 27, 2015 02:25 PM |

Opinion pieces written by Leicester academics receive a significant number of readers on global platform, providing expert opinion in response to topical news

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One of our students in Salta, Argentina

One of our students in Salta, Argentina