December 2011

A busy old year: 2011 in review

A busy old year: 2011 in review

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 23, 2011 02:20 PM |

Over the past 12 months, Newsblog has brought you news about everything that has happened at the University of Leicester.

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Two's company: teachers get insights into cloning

Two's company: teachers get insights into cloning

Posted by pt91 at Dec 23, 2011 02:15 PM |

GENIE runs successful course for post-16 science teachers

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ALICE accepts award

ALICE accepts award

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 23, 2011 09:41 AM |

Recognition for Leicester’s eco-friendly supercomputer

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Don’t dig it there, dig it elsewhere: geologists identify precise source of Stonehenge rocks

Don’t dig it there, dig it elsewhere: geologists identify precise source of Stonehenge rocks

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 22, 2011 04:25 PM |

Source for bluestones narrowed down to a few metres!

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Nanoscience in Istanbul

Nanoscience in Istanbul

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 22, 2011 12:55 PM |

Leicester establishing exchange link with leading nanotechnology centre.

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Criminology lecture series announced for 2012

Criminology lecture series announced for 2012

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 22, 2011 11:54 AM |

‘Scarman Lecture Series’ will cover riots, drugs and air pollution.

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Dress to impress, or the formula for success?

Dress to impress, or the formula for success?

Posted by pt91 at Dec 21, 2011 05:05 PM |

Employability is the word as the University introduces two new ways for students to gain the skills they need for the competitive job market.

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6+1+2012 = Applied Mathematics Conference

6+1+2012 = Applied Mathematics Conference

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 21, 2011 04:40 PM |

UK/Ireland branch of Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics convenes at Leicester next month.

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Kicking off the new year with a Chemistry conference

Kicking off the new year with a Chemistry conference

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 21, 2011 12:37 PM |

Spectroscopy and dynamics experts gather in Oadby, first week back.

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Millennium falcons: how Mongolian birds end up in Arabian countries

Millennium falcons: how Mongolian birds end up in Arabian countries

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 21, 2011 11:32 AM |

PhD student presents conference paper on international trade in Sakers.

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Awards aplenty for University staff

Awards aplenty for University staff

Posted by pt91 at Dec 20, 2011 05:20 PM |

Christmas has come early for several of those working at the University as they are recognised for significant achievements this year.

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Astronomer and Blue Peter producer to receive Honorary Degrees

Astronomer and Blue Peter producer to receive Honorary Degrees

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 19, 2011 04:06 PM |

Nigel Henbest and Biddy Baxter will be honoured in January 2012.

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Higher Education and peace in Afghanistan

Higher Education and peace in Afghanistan

Posted by pt91 at Dec 19, 2011 03:59 PM |

The importance of universities in nation building was the topic of discussion at a recent workshop hosted by the University of Leicester.

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Inside the 'Reading the Riots' conference

Inside the 'Reading the Riots' conference

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 16, 2011 04:13 PM |

Dr Farida Vis from our Department of Media and Communications reports from inside this week's high-level conference investigating the summer's riots.

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Caring at its Best for families with cancer

Caring at its Best for families with cancer

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 16, 2011 12:26 PM |

Leicester cancer specialist honoured for providing good service to hospital patients.

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The parasites that like it hot

The parasites that like it hot

Posted by fi17 at Dec 14, 2011 04:14 PM |

Worms infecting fish grow four times faster in warmer waters, and can even control the host's behaviour, new study finds

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Rewriting the textbooks on lung development

Rewriting the textbooks on lung development

Posted by fi17 at Dec 14, 2011 12:51 PM |

University of Leicester study challenges conventional wisdom on how our lungs grow

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More Santas on the run

More Santas on the run

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 13, 2011 01:59 PM |

Staff and students zumba in the park.

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University of Leicester in the News, 18 - 30 November 2011

University of Leicester in the News, 18 - 30 November 2011

Posted by fi17 at Dec 12, 2011 03:58 PM |

A regular review from the Press Office of coverage of the University in the media.

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Leicester students’ environmental education work wins them a trip to the Arctic Circle

Leicester students’ environmental education work wins them a trip to the Arctic Circle

Posted by mjs76 at Dec 12, 2011 12:50 PM |

Congratulations to Planet On Standby, national winners of the npower Future Leaders Challenge

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