April 2010

Fly around our proposed new sports facilities

Fly around our proposed new sports facilities

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 30, 2010 12:50 PM |

Thanks to the wonders of modern computer animation, you can take a tour of the new gym and swimming pool – even before they are built.

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Mapping the extreme universe: Leicester publishes record-breaking astronomical catalogue

Mapping the extreme universe: Leicester publishes record-breaking astronomical catalogue

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 30, 2010 12:45 PM |

The largest catalogue of cosmic X-ray sources ever assembled has been made available by a team based in the University of Leicester’s X-ray and Observational Astronomy Group.

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Medical automaton assists human doctor – another Leicester first

Medical automaton assists human doctor – another Leicester first

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 29, 2010 01:48 PM |

Dr Andre Ng from our Department of Cardiovascular Sciences has become the first person in the world to operate on a patient using a brand new robotic system.

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Action this day! School pupils become WW2 code-breakers at University masterclass

Action this day! School pupils become WW2 code-breakers at University masterclass

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 27, 2010 04:35 PM |

The University of Leicester became a modern-day Station X this month. (And did you know that there was a direct wartime link from a Leicestershire stable to Bletchley Park?)

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Seminars triple bill: Ad agencies, Aztecs and internet search engines

Seminars triple bill: Ad agencies, Aztecs and internet search engines

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 27, 2010 03:30 PM |

If you’ve got a free afternoon next Wednesday (5 May) you could take in three seminars which demonstrate the breadth of ideas and interest at the University of Leicester.

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What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 25, 2010 09:00 AM |

Events from Monday 26 April to Sunday 2 May 2010.

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