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International Seminar: Is Sports Fair?

International Seminar: Is Sports Fair?

Posted by tf97 at Apr 05, 2017 01:15 PM |

An event in University of Leicester involving panel members drawn from the British professional sport and local sport worlds to explore fairness in sports.

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Research suggests people who want to prevent immigration to the UK are less happy than those who welcome it

Research suggests people who want to prevent immigration to the UK are less happy than those who welcome it

Posted by ap507 at Apr 04, 2017 09:24 AM |

Leicester researcher presented at British Sociological Association’s annual conference

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22 Funded PhD places available across the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

22 Funded PhD places available across the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Posted by vs156 at Mar 31, 2017 02:46 PM |

Schools and departments across the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities have been awarded posts for Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) and Graduate Research Assistants (GRAs) for September 2017 entry.

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Leicester expert provides research to House of Commons on homophobia in sport

Leicester expert provides research to House of Commons on homophobia in sport

Posted by pt91 at Mar 28, 2017 03:52 PM |

Written evidence from research into sport in Northern Ireland submitted to Culture, Media and Sport Committee

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Armed patrols in Leicester: join the debate about policing in our city

Armed patrols in Leicester: join the debate about policing in our city

Posted by ap507 at Mar 16, 2017 10:30 AM |

Leicestershire Police Chief Constable Simon Cole will speak about policing in the local community at a public event on 23 March 2017

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Brexit and the Kurdish and Turkish communities in London

Posted by tf97 at Mar 13, 2017 10:18 AM |

Dr Demir gave a talk at the El-Com community centre in London on ‘Brexit and the Kurdish and Turkish communities in London’ on 12 March 2017.

Awards, Events and Research in the College

Posted by maw54 at Mar 09, 2017 12:50 PM |

Awards, Events and Research from academics in the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

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New Book Publications and Journal Special Issues

Posted by maw54 at Mar 09, 2017 12:40 PM |

Academics from the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities who have recently been published.

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Newly Funded Research Projects

Posted by maw54 at Mar 09, 2017 12:20 PM |

Academics in the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities who have successfully secured funding for their projects.

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Featured Book: 'Creative Justice' by Mark Banks

Featured Book: 'Creative Justice' by Mark Banks

Posted by vs156 at Mar 09, 2017 11:55 AM |

Mark Banks' new book, Creative Justice: Cultural Industries, Work and Inequality, is the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities featured book for this quarter (March 2017).

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Life's work of Professor Eric Dunning celebrated at a symposium

Life's work of Professor Eric Dunning celebrated at a symposium

Posted by tf97 at Mar 08, 2017 04:57 PM |

A symposium in Honour of Professor Eric Dunning was celebrated last 4th March 2017 at College Court, Leicester.

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Expert opinions cover degree building, Brexit and Gibraltar, tinnitus and the BBC

Expert opinions cover degree building, Brexit and Gibraltar, tinnitus and the BBC

Posted by ap507 at Mar 07, 2017 12:30 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 2 - 8 March

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Expert opinions cover Claudio Ranieri, Michael Gove, teaching in the 21st century and much more

Expert opinions cover Claudio Ranieri, Michael Gove, teaching in the 21st century and much more

Posted by es328 at Feb 28, 2017 02:10 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 23 February - 1 March

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Associate Professor Dr Ipek Demir to speak at University of Cambridge 'Global Sociology and Decoloniality’

Associate Professor Dr Ipek Demir to speak at University of Cambridge 'Global Sociology and Decoloniality’

Posted by tf97 at Feb 28, 2017 10:31 AM |

Dr Ipek Demir will give a talk on ‘Global Sociology and Decoloniality’ on 1 March 2017.

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How to Police Leicester?

How to Police Leicester?

Posted by tf97 at Feb 27, 2017 10:45 AM |

Leicestershire Police Chief Constable Simon Cole spoke at free public event about policing in our local community.

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A closer look at Football – through Photographs

Posted by tf97 at Feb 13, 2017 12:55 PM |

On 9th February 2017, acclaimed author and photographer Stuart Roy Clarke celebrated football at a free public event at the University of Leicester organised by DICE

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Celebrate work of research degree graduates at Doctoral Inaugural Lecutures

Posted by vs156 at Feb 08, 2017 04:20 PM |

Graduates from the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities will showcase their research in the Graduate School Doctoral Inaugural Lecture series.

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Expert opinions cover World Cancer Day, Brexit and Donald Trump

Expert opinions cover World Cancer Day, Brexit and Donald Trump

Posted by ap507 at Feb 06, 2017 11:40 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 1 - 8 February

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Understanding Brexit: Race, Class, and Citizenship

Understanding Brexit: Race, Class, and Citizenship

Posted by tf97 at Jan 27, 2017 04:10 PM |

Upcoming talk in the School Seminar Series: Understanding Brexit: Race, Class, and Citizenship

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Leicester reaches three million readers on The Conversation

Leicester reaches three million readers on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Jan 27, 2017 12:42 PM |

Academic opinion articles receive a significant number of readers on global platform, providing expert opinion in response to topical news

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