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Interview with Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow

Interview with Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow

Posted by ew205 at Nov 27, 2017 03:51 PM |

Respected politician and Speaker in the House of Commons John Bercow visited our University to discuss his experience working in Parliament in October

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Expert opinions cover President Macron, Zimbabwe, China and Brexit

Expert opinions cover President Macron, Zimbabwe, China and Brexit

Posted by ap507 at Nov 23, 2017 02:35 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 16 - 30 November

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Expert panel examines changing attitudes towards the European Union

Expert panel examines changing attitudes towards the European Union

Posted by ap507 at Nov 22, 2017 09:50 AM |

Dr Simona Guerra from our School of History, Politics and International Relations took part in discussion as part of Visiting Fellowship at the LSEE Research on South Eastern Europe

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Expert provides top-level briefing on cyber threats to security

Expert provides top-level briefing on cyber threats to security

Posted by ap507 at Nov 16, 2017 12:09 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter from University of Leicester advises international policymakers

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Expert opinions cover James Bond, sexual harassment in the media, kindness, science diplomacy and 'the beautiful game'

Expert opinions cover James Bond, sexual harassment in the media, kindness, science diplomacy and 'the beautiful game'

Posted by ap507 at Nov 13, 2017 02:55 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 15 November

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Leicester PhD student to discuss science diplomacy at World Science Forum

Leicester PhD student to discuss science diplomacy at World Science Forum

Posted by er134 at Nov 03, 2017 02:44 PM |

Emmeline Ledgerwood will be representing the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology in Jordan next week

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South Africa's Foreign Policy: All Things to All States?

South Africa's Foreign Policy: All Things to All States?

Posted by ap507 at Nov 03, 2017 11:14 AM |

University of Leicester lecturer presents at think-tank

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Speaker of the House of Commons to share insights at Leicester

Speaker of the House of Commons to share insights at Leicester

Posted by ew205 at Oct 24, 2017 02:10 PM |

Rt Hon John Bercow MP will visit campus to speak to students and staff on Friday 27 October

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Expert opinions cover South African politics and cloud computing

Expert opinions cover South African politics and cloud computing

Posted by ap507 at Aug 31, 2017 10:10 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 24 - 31 August

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Expert opinions cover Brexit, Russia and tuition fees

Expert opinions cover Brexit, Russia and tuition fees

Posted by ap507 at Aug 23, 2017 02:35 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 17 - 23 August

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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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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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