Think: Leicester

Think: Leicester is a platform for academic thought leadership and informed opinion pieces at the University of Leicester. Its purpose is to provide academics and doctoral students with an opportunity to present their independent views on topical news.
Think: Leicester does not necessarily reflect the views of the University of Leicester - it expresses the independent views and opinions of the academic who has authored the piece. If you would like to submit your own Think: Leicester piece, please contact: press@le.ac.uk

Think: Donald Trump

University of Leicester academics are regularly providing expert opinion articles for Think: Leicester on the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, and his political decisions. Recent articles include:

Think: Brexit

University of Leicester academics are regularly commenting on Brexit-related topics for Think: Leicester. Recent articles include:

A full round-up of academic opinion on Brexit  is available here

Latest articles:

Dna

Arts, Society and Culture

Innovative DNA recovery techniques could help victims catch rapists in Kenya

By Professor Lisa Smith, Dr Jon Wetton and Professor Mark Jobling with Dr Heather Flowe

 

Kidney

Essay mill

Education

It’s not essay mills that are doing the grinding

By Professor Stuart Macdonald

 

 

Chicken

 

Think: Leicester is a platform for academic thought leadership and informed opinion pieces at the University of Leicester. Its purpose is to provide academics and doctoral students with an opportunity to present their independent views on topical news.

 

 

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