March 2010

Student radio marathon for Sport Relief

Student radio marathon for Sport Relief

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 19, 2010 04:50 PM |

Leicester's student radio station broadcasting non-stop for 65 hours this weekend.

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Leicester astronomer encourages young women to study science

Leicester astronomer encourages young women to study science

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 19, 2010 03:35 PM |

Dr Rhaana Starling from our Department of Physics and Astronomy gave a talk to Year 9 students this week about ‘SETting an example’.

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Engineering Professor named 'Woman of Outstanding Achievement'

Engineering Professor named 'Woman of Outstanding Achievement'

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 19, 2010 03:05 PM |

Congratulations to our own Professor Helen Atkinson, from the Department of Engineering, who has been cited as a ‘Woman of Outstanding Achievement’ by the UKRC.

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Varsity Rugby: brace yourselves, it won't be gentle

Varsity Rugby: brace yourselves, it won't be gentle

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 18, 2010 05:05 PM |

Leicester and De Montfort square off against each other in the annual Varsity Rugby Match at the Tigers ground on 24 March.

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'Lara' author Bernardine Evaristo to visit Leicester

'Lara' author Bernardine Evaristo to visit Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 18, 2010 03:55 PM |

Award-winning author Bernardine Evaristo will read from, and discuss, her work at a one-off Literary Leicester event on Friday 26 March.

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Seeking Solomon’s treasure

Seeking Solomon’s treasure

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 18, 2010 02:00 PM |

One of our Geologists went looking for seawater on a tropical island, but all he could find was tellurium and gold…

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