Blog Entry New research adds impetus to call for boycott of academic journals over ‘rip-off’ prices
Study alleges that some publishers not only make excessive profits from publicly-funded research but also relocate overseas to minimise their tax liabilities
Blog Entry New forensic science institute to open this month at university of Leicester
Centre aims to help police forces with some of the requests previously handled by the former Forensic Science Service
Blog Entry Could chloroplast breakthrough unlock key to controlling fruit ripening in crops?
University of Leicester biologists discover plant cell regulation process affects chloroplasts
Blog Entry Multi-million pound philanthropic gift handed over to university of Leicester
Record donation will pump vital funds into heart research at Leicester by creation of unique facility in city
Blog Entry What are young people’s perspectives on Leicester as a multicultural city?
University of Leicester event on 7 November will produce a ‘Youth Manifesto’ for a successful multicultural city
Blog Entry University of Leicester researchers reveal important genetic clues at Parkinson’s conference
Dr Flaviano Giorgini and Dr Mariaelena Repici present findings on rare gene
Blog Entry An Evening with Chris Mullin
The University of Leicester’s annual literary festival hosts a talk by the former MP on Saturday 10 November
Blog Entry Leicestershire writers celebrated at Literary Leicester
Grassroutes Exhibition at University of Leicester to showcase contemporary Leicestershire writing
Blog Entry Supercomputing for a Superproblem: a computational journey into pure mathematics
World famous mathematician publishes his findings as a University of Leicester research report
Blog Entry New research launched to tackle retail loss
Four-year project seeks innovative ways of helping retail industry
Blog Entry From Lab Bench to Backbench
Space scientist from University of Leicester pairs with MP for ‘Week in Westminster’
Blog Entry One hundred years of ‘homogenization’ in Southeast Europe
Efforts to create and maintain ethnic purity examined at University of Leicester conference from 8-10 November
Blog Entry Archbishop Desmond Tutu to return to University of Leicester
University of Leicester honorary graduate will give the 2012 Provost Derek Hole Annual Lecture on 14 November
Blog Entry Unique spinal nerve cell activity discovery announced by University of Leicester biologists
Research team identifies novel forms of activity linked to development of motor behaviours such as swimming
Blog Entry ‘To pee or not to pee?’ Expert challenges attitudes to female incontinence
Incontinence researcher to give inaugural lecture at University of Leicester on 20 November
Blog Entry The discovery that could potentially rewrite history?
Historians say if Richard III has indeed been discovered – it will reshape our views of the past
Blog Entry Leicester student’s clothing business spreads positive messages about Islam around the world
University of Leicester student Umair Khan’s Design Molvi website reaches global audience
Blog Entry Religion, Equalities Law and Human Rights
University of Leicester experts to present at county forum
Blog Entry Chance to relive the battles of Richard III’s era
University of Leicester students to hold day of medieval combat re-enactment on 14 November
Blog Entry Photo opportunities for visit by Desmond Tutu to University of Leicester
Media notice
Blog Entry Archbishop Desmond Tutu to meet University of Leicester team behind Search for Richard III
South African social rights activist to be briefed on the historic Grey Friars project
Blog Entry Bond new crime-fighting device launched
As University of Leicester launches its new Forensic Science Institute on November 19, a pioneering technique developed by one of its scientists is commercialised
Blog Entry University of Leicester makes biggest ever investment in sport
£10 million-plus investment is University’s Olympic Year legacy to shape mind and body
Blog Entry Computer program identifies kidney patients
University of Leicester team working at Leicester's Hospitals develop new tool to benefit people at risk of chronic kidney disease
Blog Entry ‘It’s not like CSI’: the Science of the Search for Richard III
Complexity of tests being performed on Grey Friars skeleton mean answers will not come overnight
Blog Entry Meteorites reveal warm water existed on Mars
Hydrothermal fractures around Martian impact craters may have been a habitable environment for microbial life
Blog Entry Successful seminar at university-hosted event
Academic speaks at the East Midlands Association of Classical Teachers
Blog Entry Historian Bettany Hughes to deliver University of Leicester public lecture
Dorothy Buchan Memorial Lecture to take place on Tuesday 20 November
Blog Entry Life-saving drug should be given more widely in UK hospitals – new study
Inexpensive treatment cuts risk of bleeding to death by 30 per cent
Blog Entry Outsiders can rescue “bloated” BBC management culture, says media expert
University of Leicester media professor comments on ‘group think’ culture at BBC
Blog Entry Meteorite expert brings Mars down to earth
Latest findings from Martian meteorites to be explored at University of Leicester public lecture on 22 November
Blog Entry Can museums survive in the information age?
University of Leicester debate to explore how museums should adapt in the information age
Blog Entry Why older people struggle to read fine print – new study
Unique research into eye-movements of young and old people while reading discovers that word recognition patterns change as we grow older
Blog Entry World’s largest respiratory genetics study launches on World COPD Day
University of Leicester and University of Nottingham lead project that looks at why smoking harms the lungs of some people more than others
Blog Entry Book Celebrates the ‘New Golden Age’ of British Horror Films
New examination of the modern horror industry to be launched at University of Leicester on Wednesday 5 December
Blog Entry Inside DNA: Unique travelling exhibition offers public chance to shape future science policy
University of Leicester's GENIE CETL working with museum on new genetics exhibition
Blog Entry Lecture on mathematical modelling to explain ‘patchy invasions’
University of Leicester public lecture on Tuesday 4 December tackles invasive plant and animal species
Blog Entry University of Leicester receives funding boost for UK’s biggest cancer killer
University of Leicester Launches Innovative Study Into UK's Biggest Cancer Killer
Blog Entry BBC Stargazing LIVE 2013 event heads to Leicester for a special celebration of astronomy
Apply for free BBC tickets and download Star Party packs
Blog Entry Green energy scheme a 'huge step forward' for city
Leicester District Energy Scheme, involving University of Leicester, launched

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