December

Excavation of Roman Cemetery nominated for national archaeology award

Excavation of Roman Cemetery nominated for national archaeology award

University of Leicester Archaeological Services project could have unearthed earliest examples of African people living in Leicester

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Leading University heart professor recognised as top global researcher

Leading University heart professor recognised as top global researcher

Professor Sir Nilesh Samani named on Highly Cited Researchers from the Intellectual Property (IP) and Science business of Thomson Reuters list

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"I often get into trouble with my producers for highlighting Leicester news so much"

"I often get into trouble with my producers for highlighting Leicester news so much"

Graduate and news presenter Lukwesa Burak discusses her time at Leicester, working for the BBC and celebrating staff excellence

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Leicester research selected as top story by international news distribution platform

Leicester research selected as top story by international news distribution platform

Recent research into the technosphere by Leicester geologists has been selected as the top English language research story in AlphaGalileo's December newsletter

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Research communications gains national award

Research communications gains national award

Leicester recognised for second consecutive year by Understanding Animal Research

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Literary Leicester proves popular once again

Literary Leicester proves popular once again

Highlights from this year’s well-attended events celebrating the written word

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New programme to open up opportunities for medical training

New programme to open up opportunities for medical training

Leicester Medical School launches one of the few Medicine Foundation Year courses in the UK

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Richard III geneticist among those nominated for national archaeology award

Richard III geneticist among those nominated for national archaeology award

The team, headed by Dr Turi King, who carried out the DNA analysis in the King Richard III case is shortlisted for Current Archaeology award

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Plaque to mark Barwell Christmas Eve meteorite unveiled

Plaque to mark Barwell Christmas Eve meteorite unveiled

The late Dr Jack Meadows led a search party for fragments of one of the biggest meteorites to hit the UK, which made impact on Christmas Eve, 1965

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University conference service accumulates awards

University conference service accumulates awards

Venues at University of Leicester, including multi-award winning hotel and conference facility College Court, receive more plaudits

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Leicester expert comments on latest report from Equality Challenge Unit

Leicester expert comments on latest report from Equality Challenge Unit

Dr Kate Williams, Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Equality and Diversity, comments on the latest report from the Equality Challenge Unit

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Leicester research makes Altmetric Top 100 list for 2016

Leicester research makes Altmetric Top 100 list for 2016

World-leading research into the Anthropocene recognised for catching the global public imagination this year

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Leicester continues to invest in future biomedical research talent

Leicester continues to invest in future biomedical research talent

Research studentships for the College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology open for applications

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Spice up your life! How to tell real saffron from a fake

Spice up your life! How to tell real saffron from a fake

Professor Pat Heslop-Harrison discusses the world’s most versatile and expensive spice and top tips for checking its authenticity

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Leicester research cited in Parliament

Leicester research cited in Parliament

Excellence of University’s work is discussed in the House of Lords

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2016: A Year in Review Film

2016: A Year in Review Film

We look back at a selection of the key events from the past 12 months here at Leicester

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New Alzheimer’s Advance

New Alzheimer’s Advance

Study in mice shows new drugs that restore memory loss and prolong life

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The unruly Christmas party of the Tudor period

The unruly Christmas party of the Tudor period

Special Collections explores the topsy-turvy world of the Tudor Christmas and the Lord of Misrule

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Leicester experts provide top tips for avoiding food poisoning when preparing Christmas dinner

Leicester experts provide top tips for avoiding food poisoning when preparing Christmas dinner

Researchers from the Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation examine serious food infection risks in the popular festive turkey lunch and its leftovers

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LGBTQ Heritage in 2017

LGBTQ Heritage in 2017

Our University is working with the National Trust in heritage project

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