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Academic publishes book on intelligence and ethics in military situations

Academic publishes book on intelligence and ethics in military situations

Posted by ap507 at Nov 08, 2013 03:15 PM |

Dr Jon Moran's new book, 'From Northern Ireland to Afghanistan: British Military Intelligence Operations, Ethics and Human Rights', available now

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Secretary of State for Justice expresses support for Richard III's reinterment in Leicester

Secretary of State for Justice expresses support for Richard III's reinterment in Leicester

Posted by ap507 at Oct 09, 2013 12:50 PM |

The Rt. Hon. Chris Grayling responds during House of Commons Live Justice Questions session 8 October

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Leicester Academic speaks at 'Euroscepticism as a Persistent Phenomenon' Round Table

Posted by eb231 at Sep 11, 2013 11:25 AM |

Dr Simona Guerra, recently took part in a Round Table discussion on 'Euroscepticism as a Persistent Phenomenon: Consequences for European Integration'.

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The Graduate Programme for University Leadership

Posted by eb231 at Aug 28, 2013 10:40 AM |

A gradute programme for students who graduated in the last five years and would be interested pursuing a career in the university sector.

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New Perspectives on Global Nuclear Order, BISA Conference

Posted by eb231 at Aug 22, 2013 11:35 AM |

Inaugural Conference of the BISA Global Nuclear Order Working Group: 'New Perspectives on Global Nuclear Order': Thursday 19 September 2013

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Research grant for study into nuclear weapons and cyber warfare

Research grant for study into nuclear weapons and cyber warfare

Posted by uatemp13 at Jul 19, 2013 03:35 PM |

Research will look into whether today’s nuclear weapons are safe from computer hacking

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Academic claims new TV show ignores Gibraltar's national identity

Academic claims new TV show ignores Gibraltar's national identity

Posted by uatemp13 at Jul 19, 2013 12:50 PM |

New Channel 5 series plays to an out-of-date stereotype according to a University of Leicester Economics expert

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Graduate Internship Avaliable

Posted by eb231 at Jul 16, 2013 09:58 AM |

A 6 month Graduate Internship in the College of Social Science is avaliable.

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Politics and International Relations Staff nominated by students for Superstar Award

Posted by eb231 at Jul 16, 2013 09:20 AM |

Twelve members of staff have been nominated by students to receive the Student Unions Superstar Award for 2013.

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PhD students launch the Animals, Politics and Justice PhD Student Network

Posted by eb231 at Jul 01, 2013 04:55 PM |

An interdisciplinary forum for students researching or interested in, issues relating to animal protection.

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Buzzing with success: University of Leicester student wins major award for debut novel

Buzzing with success: University of Leicester student wins major award for debut novel

Posted by hct16 at Jun 07, 2013 02:10 PM |

Alexander Maskill, University of Leicester Politics student, wins the 2013 Terry Pratchett prize for first novel, with “The Hive”

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Social work, social media and the Search for life on Mars: Free lunchtime lectures at Leicester Adult Education College

Social work, social media and the Search for life on Mars: Free lunchtime lectures at Leicester Adult Education College

Posted by pt91 at Jun 06, 2013 10:52 PM |

University of Leicester post graduate students to give free public talks

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Leicester academic considers the relationship between state fragility and forced migration

Posted by eb231 at May 31, 2013 04:04 PM |

Dr Kelly Staples has had her research published in the newest issue of Forced Migration Review, available here

In the article, she argues that governance and the rule of law should be vital considerations in attempts to deal with forced migration in fragile states such as Democratic Republic of Congo.

Her article is now avaliable online to read as a PDF or listen to as a MP3.

Student secures placement with Leicester West MP

Posted by eb231 at May 21, 2013 02:17 PM |

Congratulations to James Wilkinson, second year History/Politics student, who has secured a placement working with Leicester West MP Liz Kendall, from May, 31st to July, 19th.

For more information on placements, please contact Dr Simona Guerra.

Leicester Exchanges hosts discussions on North Korea

Posted by de57 at Apr 12, 2013 11:50 AM |

University of Leicester academics give their take on the political situation in North Korea

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Academics ask whether UKIP can move beyond the European question

Posted by uatemp13 at Mar 21, 2013 11:15 AM |

Political experts from the University have entered into the EU debate in a new blog

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Air power in the new millennium

Posted by uatemp13 at Mar 20, 2013 11:50 AM |

A military expert will give a lecture at the University of Leicester on the exercise of air power on Wednesday 20 March

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University of Leicester event highlights new research into the Conservative Party

Posted by de57 at Mar 18, 2013 05:12 PM |

Leading scholars to discuss new findings on the Conservative Party at the University of Leicester

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New Labour’s impact: lessons learned?

Posted by uatemp13 at Mar 18, 2013 05:11 PM |

University of Leicester to host conference reflecting on thirteen years of New Labour

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Are you thinking about postgraduate study?

Are you thinking about postgraduate study?

Posted by de57 at Mar 06, 2013 11:02 AM |

University of Leicester to host Postgraduate Open Evening on Tuesday 19th March

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