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Our next Open Days are on Saturday 20 September and Saturday 25 October. Open Days give you the perfect opportunity to meet some of our current students and teaching staff and hear about living and studying at Leicester.
William Sharman, who graduated with a BA in Economics in 2006, will be competing for Team England in the 110m hurdles on Tuesday 29th July.
New experiment, led by the University of Leicester, reveals the liquid-like motion of atoms, giving new possibilities for man-made materials.
New visitor centre will present the dynasty, death and discovery of Kind Richard III who’s mortal remains were discovered by the University.
Members of our Earth Observation Science Group will work with NASA on an important new mission to investigate atmospheric carbon dioxide. The group will analyse data from Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2), NASA's first spacecraft dedicated to studying atmospheric carbon dioxide which was launched last week.
Leicester's Arts Centre, Embrace Arts has received a three year investment to continue innovative culture programme. The centre has been selected by Arts Council England for a further three years of funding from 2015-2018 to allow it to continue and develop its innovative programme of performing and visual arts, providing access to arts for all in Leicester.
Leicester has won a ‘terrific treble’ in the National Teaching Fellowship scheme, with the award of three prestigious fellowships. This year’s winners are Professor Glenn Fulcher, Professor Sue Law and Professor Jeremy Levesley.
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The new British Heart Foundation Cardiovascular Research Centre (CRC) has been officially opened by Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Robert Burgess. The multi-million pound facility at Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital aims of to improve the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases which kill more than 160,000 people in the UK annually.