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HyPIR Lecturer urges Welsh ministers to do more for Welsh space sector

HyPIR Lecturer urges Welsh ministers to do more for Welsh space sector

Posted by ew205 at Jun 13, 2018 09:26 AM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen says that the Welsh Government can and should get more involved in coordinating Welsh universities and space businesses on BBC Sunday Politics Wales

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The Enemy Within? A Tale of Muslim Britain

The Enemy Within? A Tale of Muslim Britain

Posted by ew205 at Jun 11, 2018 04:20 PM |

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi to speak at the University on 21 June

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HyPIR lecturer shares insights on new EU space policy

HyPIR lecturer shares insights on new EU space policy

Posted by ew205 at Jun 08, 2018 11:45 AM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen says that Brexit seems to have accelerated the ongoing process of dovetailing ESA into EU space policy in recent Times article

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Expert opinions cover passion for space, mega mining, South Africa and Italy and the euro

Expert opinions cover passion for space, mega mining, South Africa and Italy and the euro

Posted by ap507 at May 31, 2018 11:15 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 31 May

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The deterioration of US-China security relations during the Obama Presidency

The deterioration of US-China security relations during the Obama Presidency

Posted by ap507 at May 21, 2018 02:10 PM |

New book by Dr James Johnson from our School of History, Politics and International Relations launches on Wednesday 23 May

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Lecturer on FT podcast discusses Galileo, Brexit and space policy

Lecturer on FT podcast discusses Galileo, Brexit and space policy

Posted by ew205 at May 18, 2018 01:55 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen, from the School of History, Politics and International Relations, appears on ‘Brexit Unspun’ podcast to discuss the recent dispute between Britain and the EU over space policy

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 Learn about oral history and sound heritage at the University Library

Learn about oral history and sound heritage at the University Library

Posted by ew205 at May 15, 2018 10:16 AM |

Practical sessions on how to collect memories of your local community, or preserve sound recordings for future generations

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HyPIR Lecturer provides testimony to Parliament’s Brexit Committee on Galileo programme and UK space policy

HyPIR Lecturer provides testimony to Parliament’s Brexit Committee on Galileo programme and UK space policy

Posted by ew205 at May 10, 2018 02:15 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen answered questions at the Exiting the EU Select Committee on the implications of Brexit for British space policy

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Expert opinions cover Zuma, masculinity, Facebook data, railway reforms, the NHS and social media

Expert opinions cover Zuma, masculinity, Facebook data, railway reforms, the NHS and social media

Posted by ap507 at Apr 27, 2018 04:15 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 15 March - 30 April

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Academic provides national security briefing

Academic provides national security briefing

Posted by ew205 at Apr 23, 2018 09:20 AM |

Dr Andrew Futter publishes first ever study of the cyber threat to nuclear weapons

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The best of both worlds

The best of both worlds

Posted by ew205 at Apr 12, 2018 04:55 PM |

PhD student Becky Lawton shares her positive experience studying with our University and the British Library through an AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership

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Showcase on Asian radio in city

Showcase on Asian radio in city

Posted by ap507 at Apr 12, 2018 09:17 AM |

Leicester research contributes to cultural history

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Post-War history exhibition concludes

Post-War history exhibition concludes

Posted by ew205 at Apr 11, 2018 03:50 PM |

Display held at Newarke Houses Museum

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Leicester passes 5 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Leicester passes 5 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Apr 11, 2018 12:04 PM |

With topics ranging from Facebook data to Julius Caesar, to heart attack risk factors and how colour can help us communicate, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

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Tiangong-1 and China’s space politics

Tiangong-1 and China’s space politics

Posted by ew205 at Apr 05, 2018 12:03 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen interviewed by Mark Mardell on BBC Radio 4’s World at One programme to discuss China’s space station Tiangong-1 and the current state of politics in space

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New perspectives on Middle East encouraged in relaunched journal

New perspectives on Middle East encouraged in relaunched journal

Posted by pt91 at Mar 23, 2018 11:32 AM |

The New Middle Eastern Studies journal moves to University of Leicester as academic becomes Associate Editor

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New Research Projects - Spring 2018

Posted by ajw108 at Mar 22, 2018 03:05 PM |

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

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Expert discusses Salisbury nerve agent poisoning and threat of cyber-attacks

Expert discusses Salisbury nerve agent poisoning and threat of cyber-attacks

Posted by ap507 at Mar 20, 2018 04:50 PM |

Dr Rob Dover was recently interviewed by Knowledge@Wharton

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Supporting emerging talent from across the world

Supporting emerging talent from across the world

Posted by pt91 at Mar 20, 2018 11:36 AM |

Leicester is to host two Commonwealth Rutherford Fellows researching two projects

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Trump’s Space Force: HyPIR lecturer interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live

Trump’s Space Force: HyPIR lecturer interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live

Posted by ew205 at Mar 19, 2018 02:13 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen shares insights on space warfare

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