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Blog Entry Unitemps: new temporary employment agency for Leicester/DMU students
We are collaborating with De Montfort University to help our students find part-time work during their degrees.The new Unitemps employment agency will allow you to gain valuable employment experience whilst also providing local companies with a large database of potential workers for specific projects.
Blog Entry Apply now for a £500 music scholarship: deadline 4 October
Music scholarships are available to undergraduate or postgraduate University of Leicester students in their first year of study. These scholarships are offered for one year initially, but with successful participation they can often then be extended throughout your studies.
Blog Entry Career Development Service moving to Percy Gee Building
Blog Entry Manor Road Sports Centre now fully open to students
University student swim club first to test new pool.
Blog Entry Unitemps is open
The University’s Unitemps franchise is now the only way to for students to undertake temporary employment on campus.
Blog Entry Former University of Leicester student elected as new Chancellor
Distinguished Labour Life Peer the Rt. Hon. Lord Grocott to serve as sixth Chancellor of the University of Leicester.
Blog Entry New student magazine promoting students’ research
Frontier, a student-led publication aimed to communicate the research carried out across all departments at the University, is seeking contributors.
Blog Entry Study Abroad and Erasmus Fair - November 15, 2012
Students considering studying abroad are invited to a Study Abroad and Erasmus Fair on Thursday 15 November in the Queens Hall.
Blog Entry New University mobile app launched
The University mobile app has launched and includes access to Blackboard, campus map, find a PC, the Library catalogue and University news.
Blog Entry 'Presenting with Impact': lecture for postgrads and final year undergrads, 15 November
Blog Entry Leicester Award deadline: Friday 9 November
Applications for the Leicester Award - an opportunity to gain invaluable employability skills - are closing soon. Apply before Friday 9th November to secure your place.
Blog Entry The University’s finances – how do my fees fit in?
Blog Entry Employability Summit
The first Student Employability Summit, hosted by the Students’ Union, will be taking place on Wednesday 28 November 2012.
Blog Entry Deadlines for graduate schemes and internships are approaching fast
A significant number of graduate employment, internship, work experience and further study opportunities have pre-Christmas application deadlines.
Blog Entry Internet in Halls of Residence focus group
Are you a student staying at the University’s Halls of Residence?
Blog Entry University Christmas card
Blog Entry Use of assessed work coversheets by students with disabilities
Blog Entry Stargazing LIVE comes to Leicester, 8 January 2013
Blog Entry Alastair Campbell Lecture, 16 January
Blog Entry Boost your career with postgraduate study
Blog Entry Commercialisation and Enterprise Training for Postgraduates
Blog Entry Big improvements to IT for students
Blog Entry £5000 worth of support available to help you start a business
Blog Entry Warning: Scam targeting international students in the UK
The Student Welfare Service has been made aware of a new scam.
Blog Entry Record £7m donation to the University announced
The John and Lucille van Geest Foundation have announced a milestone gift of £7million to the University which will pave the way for a new era of ‘personalised medicine’ with the creation of unique facility for cardiovascular science.
Blog Entry PowerMan rescues University’s IT carbon impact
The University has realised an innovative way to save money and cut carbon using power-down IT software. The software, called PowerMan, automatically shuts down PCs that are left switched on but not logged on and has proved to be a fantastic way to reduce some of the energy wasted through idle PCs.
Blog Entry Santander Travel Awards 2012/13
Call for applications now open – First deadline 1 October 2012
Blog Entry A bridge to more effective knowledge transfer
Opportunity for Postgraduates and Researchers to work within Enterprise and Business Development at the University of Leicester.
Blog Entry 'Fraud facts for Freshers' published by the Student Loans Company
Phishing’ emails targeting students are very common at the start of team and around the main student loan installment dates. Phishing has become extremely sophisticated and some of these emails look very authentic.
Blog Entry Student print, copy and scan improvements
The photocopiers in the David Wilson Library, Medical Sciences Building and Bennett Building have been upgraded. These new devices will not only photocopy, but also print and scan.
Blog Entry Continue to celebrate this wonderful summer of Sport with us!
The University Sports Centre on main campus reopens on Monday 24 September and we would like to invite you, as a Student at the University or as member of the University staff, to continue to celebrate this wonderful summer of sport with us by enjoying two weeks’ free use of the sports centre.
Blog Entry National Student Survey - Leicester placed fourth
The results from the annual National Student Survey (NSS) have been announced, with the University of Leicester sitting proudly at number four in the table of English higher education institutions.
Blog Entry Leicester Ambassador Scheme - Application Form Now Available
Apply now for paid work on and off campus with the Leicester Ambassador Scheme.
Blog Entry Show off your room this Saturday and earn £30 in book vouchers
Blog Entry Opportunities to develop English language skills
The ELTU can help international undergraduates and postgraduates make the most of the opportunity of studying in England.
Blog Entry Major IT Datacentre improvement work – January 2013
From 2 January - 18 January 2013, IT Services is carrying out some important work to one of its datacentres. This will enable us to meet the University’s ongoing IT needs, to replace old equipment and improve the resilience of all IT services.
Blog Entry Applications open for scholarships: USA research programme
Santander and Brown University USA are offering future intellectual leaders the chance to participate in a two-week residential. Costs are covered for travel, tuition, accommodations and meals.
Blog Entry Funded places on the Study China Easter Programme 2013
Open to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students in English, Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish Universities and Colleges of Further Education.
Blog Entry Thinking of travelling for the Easter or Summer vacation?
Scholarships are available for first and second-year undergraduates who want to travel in the UK or abroad as part of their studies.

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