September 2010

New scholarship packages announced at University

New scholarship packages announced at University

Posted by pt91 at Sep 30, 2010 04:10 PM |

Santander has announced £175,000 worth of scholarships for students and staff.

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Meet the parents: Receptions for freshers' families this weekend

Meet the parents: Receptions for freshers' families this weekend

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 30, 2010 02:40 PM |

Parents of new students can find out about the University at family receptions on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 October.

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Public lecture: Living the virtues in a time of austerity

Public lecture: Living the virtues in a time of austerity

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 29, 2010 03:50 PM |

The Archbishop of Westminster, the Most Reverend Vincent Nichols, will deliver the Provost Derek Hole Annual Public Lecture on Thursday 28 October.

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Enduring Freedom: new writing by Afghan women

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 28, 2010 05:09 PM |

An evening of dramatic readings on 3 October will highlight Afghan women’s view of the war in their country.

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Leicester graduates in the news: Verena Siblal

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 28, 2010 01:20 PM |

Barbados-based news website The Bajan Reporter carries a profile of Leicester graduate and Trinidadian TV presenter Verena Siblal, who has an MA in Mass Communication.

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The Marriage of Basil: Mozart's classic with a twist

The Marriage of Basil: Mozart's classic with a twist

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 28, 2010 12:40 PM |

Non accenni la guerra! -- A new take on The Marriage of Figaro comes to Leicester next month when Knighton Chamber Orchestra, in association with the University of Leicester’s arts centre Embrace Arts, present Mozart’s classic… in the style of Fawlty Towers.

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