March 2010

Student volunteers redecorate local charity

Student volunteers redecorate local charity

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 03, 2010 01:45 PM |

Jasmine House Leicester Rape Crisis, a local charity that supports women who have suffered rape or sexual abuse, is the latest recipient of help from the University of Leicester volunteering scheme.

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Leicester graduate photographs volcanic event

Leicester graduate photographs volcanic event

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 03, 2010 01:45 PM |

Vulcanology is, by its nature, an intermittent science. Most volcanoes spend most of their time doing not very much, so actually witnessing a volcanic event is a great thrill for any geologist.

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Spring has sprung! Botanic Garden opens early

Spring has sprung! Botanic Garden opens early

Posted by bc45 at Mar 03, 2010 01:45 PM |

The University's Botanic Garden doesn't normally open to the public until the middle of March but the gates are being unclocked early this year because the Crocuses have gone crazy.

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Leicester mathematician interviewed on podcast

Posted by bc45 at Mar 03, 2010 01:45 PM |

Edmund Harriss, a mathematician at the University of Leicester, is the guest on the latest edition of the Travels in a Mathematical World podcast.

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