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Honorary Graduate No.1: Diana Garnham

Honorary Graduate No.1: Diana Garnham

Posted by hct16 at Jan 29, 2013 04:46 PM |

Diana Garnham, Chief Executive of the Science Council and former University of Leicester student, was bestowed an honorary degree of Doctors of Laws from the University of Leicester on Friday 25 January.

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LSE European Politics and Policy blog

Posted by eb231 at Jan 18, 2013 11:35 AM |

'British politicians need to reclaim leadership over the UK’s EU membership debate' an article by Dr Oliver Daddow

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Tribute to Dr John Day by Dr Bob Borthwick

Posted by eb231 at Jan 10, 2013 02:00 PM |

Tribute to Dr John Day by Dr Bob Borthwick

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New Year Honours for University of Leicester staff member and graduate

Posted by pt91 at Jan 02, 2013 10:20 AM |

Co-director of Embrace Arts and alumnus feature in 2013 list

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Public lecture by Alastair Campbell, 16 January 2013 (sold out)

Public lecture by Alastair Campbell, 16 January 2013 (sold out)

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 11, 2012 09:30 AM |

Please note that tickets for this lecture are now sold out.

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Politics researcher lends expert view to Select Committee discussion

Politics researcher lends expert view to Select Committee discussion

Posted by pt91 at Nov 09, 2012 05:24 PM |

A University of Leicester lecturer has given evidence on the economic implications of Scottish Independence for the United Kingdom.

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Literary Leicester: tickets still available for Chris Mullin talk

Literary Leicester: tickets still available for Chris Mullin talk

Posted by hct16 at Nov 06, 2012 04:54 PM |

Events for the fifth annual Leicester Literary festival are nearly fully booked, but you still have time to book for the closing talk

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Unique study reveals patterns of political defection

Unique study reveals patterns of political defection

Posted by uatemp13 at Sep 24, 2012 12:15 PM |

Leicester’s Dr. Wyburn-Powell investigates causes of defection in the first study of its kind

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Alastair Campbell lecture postponed

Alastair Campbell lecture postponed

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 17, 2012 01:34 PM |

New date to be announced in due course.

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Universities team up for joint nuclear conference

Universities team up for joint nuclear conference

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 30, 2012 12:10 PM |

An event discussing nuclear security next week is a collaboration between the Universities of Leicester and Birmingham.

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Public lecture by Alastair Campbell, 19 September

Public lecture by Alastair Campbell, 19 September

Posted by mjs76 at Aug 24, 2012 12:45 PM |

Former Government spokesman comes (back) to Leicester.

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Academic questions TV holidays advert

Academic questions TV holidays advert

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 29, 2012 04:35 PM |

Is 'Holidays at Home' campaign a response to the Eurozone crisis?

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We love our academics

We love our academics

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 01, 2012 02:58 PM |

Four of the best teaching staff honoured by Students’ Union.

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Festival of Postgraduate Research 2012: full results

Festival of Postgraduate Research 2012: full results

Posted by mjs76 at May 17, 2012 03:40 PM |

Politics poster pips peers to prestigious prize at postgraduate proceedings.

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Economics student becomes Birmingham’s youngest councillor

Economics student becomes Birmingham’s youngest councillor

Posted by mjs76 at May 04, 2012 10:35 AM |

Congratulations to Mariam Khan who won her seat in yesterday’s local elections.

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The Week in University News: 21 - 27 April

The Week in University News: 21 - 27 April

Posted by pt91 at May 01, 2012 05:15 PM |

Forensics at a distance; improving the news, and service delivery; and honouring a founding Professor and a contribution to the study of international security.

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A fortnight in University News: 5 - 20 April

A fortnight in University News: 5 - 20 April

Posted by pt91 at Apr 24, 2012 03:55 PM |

The campus may have been quiet over the Easter break but there was still plenty of activity here at Leicester.

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May in April: seminar on the ethical and political aspects of animal protection

May in April: seminar on the ethical and political aspects of animal protection

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 17, 2012 02:11 PM |

Top rock guitarist/astronomer opening Politics conference on animal welfare and wildlife conservation.

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Former Home Secretary speaks to Leicester students

Former Home Secretary speaks to Leicester students

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 20, 2012 09:45 AM |

Labour Society bring David Blunkett to Leicester for Q&A.

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A Snarly Sort of Politics

A Snarly Sort of Politics

Posted by pt91 at Mar 12, 2012 11:04 AM |

Public lecture tonight by expert on US elections

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