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Expert opinions cover migraines, Juno and crime-fighting technology

Expert opinions cover migraines, Juno and crime-fighting technology

Posted by ap507 at Sep 13, 2016 01:47 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 8 - 14 September

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Undersea warfare in the wake of a new wave of technology

Undersea warfare in the wake of a new wave of technology

Posted by pt91 at Sep 12, 2016 03:14 PM |

Conference on 13 September to explore implications for defence systems such as Trident

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PhD student publishes article in Al-Ahram Weekly

Posted by eb231 at Aug 26, 2016 10:28 AM |

PhD student publishes article on the situation in the Middle East.

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"Beset by Crises of Zuma's Making, South Africa Readies for Local Elections"

Posted by eb231 at Aug 26, 2016 10:21 AM |

Published by James Hamill in the World Politics Review

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Expert opinions cover magic, glass, Obama's nuclear policy, Kenya and banning the 'burquini'

Expert opinions cover magic, glass, Obama's nuclear policy, Kenya and banning the 'burquini'

Posted by ap507 at Aug 24, 2016 09:55 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 18 - 24 August

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‘Obama’s nuclear policy wish-list appears neither politically viable nor diplomatically wise’

‘Obama’s nuclear policy wish-list appears neither politically viable nor diplomatically wise’

Posted by ap507 at Aug 19, 2016 12:35 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter and PhD student James Johnson discuss the Obama Administration’s nuclear legacy

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Expert opinions cover the Olympic Games and NATO

Expert opinions cover the Olympic Games and NATO

Posted by ap507 at Aug 15, 2016 11:18 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 11 - 17 August

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‘Pope Francis’s appeal for Poland to welcome refugees may remain unanswered’

‘Pope Francis’s appeal for Poland to welcome refugees may remain unanswered’

Posted by ap507 at Aug 01, 2016 02:50 PM |

Dr Simona Guerra discusses Polish attitudes towards the European migrant crisis and Pope Francis's views being 'at odds' with the government

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Expert opinions cover Airbnb and Rio, the Turkish coup, Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the refugee crisis and consumer justice

Expert opinions cover Airbnb and Rio, the Turkish coup, Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the refugee crisis and consumer justice

Posted by ap507 at Jul 29, 2016 03:55 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 28 July - 3 August

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New publications explore the UK’s relationship with nuclear weapons

Posted by eb231 at Jul 28, 2016 10:00 AM |

A new report and book give timely insights

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Expert opinions cover childbirth and the media, Juno's goals and Theresa May

Expert opinions cover childbirth and the media, Juno's goals and Theresa May

Posted by ap507 at Jul 18, 2016 01:55 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 14 - 20 July

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The Bulletin - Leicester ranked in top 1% worldwide

The Bulletin - Leicester ranked in top 1% worldwide

Posted by ngi2 at Jul 13, 2016 04:50 PM |

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

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Academics respond to Theresa May's appointment as Prime Minister

Academics respond to Theresa May's appointment as Prime Minister

Posted by ap507 at Jul 13, 2016 09:25 AM |

University researchers give their views on the new leader of the Conservative Party and what this means for Brexit and the UK

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Expert opinions cover Chilcot, Theresa May, greenhouse gases and Muslim students

Expert opinions cover Chilcot, Theresa May, greenhouse gases and Muslim students

Posted by ap507 at Jul 11, 2016 01:55 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 7 July - 13 July

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Academics respond to the Chilcot report into the nation's role in the Iraq War

Academics respond to the Chilcot report into the nation's role in the Iraq War

Posted by ap507 at Jul 07, 2016 04:24 PM |

Drs Robert Dover and David Strachan-Morris discuss Tony Blair, the Iraq War and lessons learned

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Expert comment: Tony Blair is right: Prime Ministers must be allowed to take difficult decisions

Expert comment: Tony Blair is right: Prime Ministers must be allowed to take difficult decisions

Posted by ap507 at Jul 07, 2016 10:48 AM |

Dr Robert Dover discusses the aftermath of the Chilcot report

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A win-win for volunteering

A win-win for volunteering

Posted by pt91 at Jul 06, 2016 12:15 PM |

Exceptional University of Leicester volunteer Philip Grierson celebrates a double win

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Academic discusses US nuclear command and control modernisation

Academic discusses US nuclear command and control modernisation

Posted by ap507 at Jul 06, 2016 12:13 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter discusses how the US nuclear command and control apparatus is now undergoing a comprehensive upgrade

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Expert opinions cover Brexit, Michael Gove, Victorian dismemberment, football and US nuclear command

Expert opinions cover Brexit, Michael Gove, Victorian dismemberment, football and US nuclear command

Posted by ap507 at Jul 06, 2016 11:25 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 30 June - 6 July

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Chilcot: How the Iraq war has led to a rise in extremism and ‘fatally undermined’ the European Union

Chilcot: How the Iraq war has led to a rise in extremism and ‘fatally undermined’ the European Union

Posted by ap507 at Jul 05, 2016 01:10 PM |

Dr Robert Dover from the Department of Politics and International Relations outlines four lessons from Chilcot and the Iraq War

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