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University of Leicester in the Media - May 2010

Monthly summary of stories with web links citing the University of Leicester

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31 May 2010

Leicester Mercury - MUSIC NEWS: Leicester's O2 Academy set to put city back on music map - They've spent £16.8 million on the University of Leicester's student union and it shows. When the high, blue boards and scaffolding bandaging the face of ...

Space Daily - The Cosmic Burp Of Dying Stars - ...Fergus Wilson from the University of Leicester, is currently utilising a fluid modelling technique within his doctoral research to enable investigation of the mass transfer from one star to another in a binary star system.

This is Business East Midlands - Scientist asked to advise new agency - ...story A scientist from the University of Leicester has been asked to provide advice to the new UK Space Agency.

30 May 2010

RxPG News - The usual suspects: Identifying serial offenders and their crimes - ...a researcher with the University of Leicester's Forensic Research Centre - said, We are really pleased to be involved in this ground breaking research that will hopefully provide the police service with additional ways of detecting crime.

RxPG News - The cosmic burp of dying stars - ...Fergus Wilson from the University of Leicester, is currently utilising a fluid modelling technique within his doctoral research to enable investigation of the mass transfer from one star to another in a binary star system.

The Malta Independent - What will happen if Chinas economy continues to grow? - ...and Emeritus Professor at Leicester University in the UK, has provided consultancy services in the field of training and human resources development to a range of private and public sector organisations,

29 May 2010

Thaindian.com - Scientists conduct 'post-mortem of comet' to find origins of solar system - By developing micro manipulation techniques, researchers at the University of Leicester have further dissected the tiny samples to study the comet to atomic ...

Science Centric - Post-mortem of a comet - ...comet. Researchers at the University of Leicester are examining extraterrestrial material from a comet to assess the origins of our Solar System....

Wired-Gov - Science Minister publishes membership of UK’s Space Leadership Council - ...Development Agency, Professor Paul Monks, University of Leicester

28 May 2010

PhysOrg.com - Post-mortem of a Comet: Scientists put the Comet Wild 2 under the microscope - Researchers at the University of Leicester are examining extraterrestrial material from a comet to assess the origins of our Solar System. ...

The Engineer - UK Space Leadership Council takes shape - ...Agency; Prof Paul Monks, University of Leicester;

24Dash.com - Sculptors of tomorrow learn from masters of today - ...of today. As the University of Leicester Botanic Garden gears itself up for the ninth international exhibition of sculpture, ‘Heart, Head and Hands’, young sculptors in-the-making have chance to develop their skills in the inspirational setting of the garden, throu.

Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) - Science Minister publishes membership of UK’s Space Leadership Council - ...Development Agency, Professor Paul Monks, University of Leicester

Global Z - Scary soundtracks, insecure museums, and students who prefer books - ...News. Psychologists at the University of Leicester, England, found three personality characteristics stood out: Being male; unpleasant and anti-social; and disorganized and unreliable.

Engineering and Technology Board (ETB) - Ball of dust - ...System. Researchers at the University of Leicester are finding new things out about a comet by using the Diamond Light Source facility.

Science Codex - Post-mortem of a comet - ...comet. Researchers at the University of Leicester are examining extraterrestrial material from a comet to assess the origins of our Solar System.

Red Orbit - Post-mortem Of Comet Wild 2 - ...the microscopeResearchers at the University of Leicester are examining extraterrestrial material from a comet to assess the origins of our Solar System.For the first time ever, material samples from a comet were colle.

Science Centric - The cosmic burp of dying stars - ...the public at the University of Leicester on June 24.

News Blaze - Scientists Put The Comet Wild 2 Under The Microscope - ...Microscope Researchers at the University of Leicester are examining extraterrestrial material from a comet to assess the origins of our Solar System.

27 May 2010

Times of India - Younger, outgoing people more likely to shoplift - Dimensions of personality seen in persons prone to shoplifting have been identified by psychologists at the University of Leicester. ...

Times Higher Education - If this isn't social 'impact', what is? - ...political studies at the University of Leicester and chair of the College of Learned Societies of the Academy of Social Sciences, described the ESRC's decision as

Times Higher Education - Without fees reform, into the 'valley of death' ride the 155 - ...the review at the University of Leicester on 21 May.

Times Higher Education - Pulling power - ...10.5, University College London: 10, University of Leicester: 8, Source: Estimates provided by individual universities

Times Higher Education - Fears of a pedagogic crisis as £315 million quality fund dries up

Space Daily - Swift Survey Finds Smoking Gun Of Black Hole Activation - ...Falls Church, Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in the United Kingdom; Brera Observatory and the Italian Space Agency in Italy; plus additional partners in Germany and Japan.

Science Centric - New research at the University of Leicester links shoplifting to your personality

24Dash.com - Poets, Scholars and Public to Mark 50th Anniversary of Cuban Revolution - ...will gather at the University of Leicester on Tuesday 1 June to make the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution led by Fidel Castro.

24Dash.com - Mahler scholar to speak at University - ...at Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester’s arts centre, on Friday 25th June at 5.30pm.

Booktrade - Book2Book - Before And After 9/11 - ...of English at the University of Leicester. 'Before and after 9/11: American Literature and Culture' is taking place at the University of Leicester on Friday 18 June from 9.30am and features a collection of speakers investigating the changing priorities, themes and the impact of visual culture on American writing as a result of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Science Codex - Fluid modeling shows the cosmic burp of dying stars - ...the public at the University of Leicester on June 24. The Festival of Postgraduate Research introduces employers and the public to the next generation of innovators and cutting-edge researchers, and gives postgraduate researchers the opportunity to explain the real world implications of their research to a wide ranging audience.

Skegness Today - Heartfelt hope for children's centre in Leicester - ...Sheffield. Closure of the Leicester unit would mean the loss of a rare life-support machine used not only by heart patients, but also those with severe respiratory conditions, such as bird flu and swine flu

24Dash.com - Radio signals research scans new horizons - ...A study at the University of Leicester aims to understand the reasons why radio signals sometimes act unpredictably- travelling beyond the horizon and interfering with other signals.

Red Orbit - The Cosmic Burp Of Dying Stars - ...the public at the University of Leicester on June 24.

Red Orbit - Ancient Pterosaur Fossil Found In Morocco - ...awarded to DMU by Leicester University. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.

e! Science News - The cosmic burp of dying stars - ...the public at the University of Leicester on June 24.

EurekAlert - The cosmic burp of dying stars - Theoretical Astrophysics student, Fergus Wilson from the University of Leicester, is currently utilising a fluid modelling technique within his doctoral ...

26 May 2010

HealthCanal.com - Increased likelihood of male death from disease - Research currently being undertaken at the University of Leicester may identify reasons underlying an increased risk of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAA) in ...

Sify - Criminals have own distinctive 'local haunts' when committing crimes - The study by psychologists at the University of Leicester and by Northamptonshire Police suggests that, when the police are faced with unsolved crimes, ...

EurekAlert - The usual suspects: Identifying serial offenders and their crimes - Research conducted by psychologists at the University of Leicester and by Northamptonshire Police has found that criminals have their own distinctive 'local ...

BBC Northamptonshire - Criminals 'have own unique areas' - ...Research conducted by the University of Leicester and Northamptonshire Police shows criminals have their own local haunts when committing crime.

Evening Telegraph - Peterborough photo couple recreate the moment: It started with a kiss - ...his third year at Leicester University and Jenny (19) who has just started her degree at Sheffield Hallam, Tony and Sally came back to Peterborough to recreate the moment.

Red Orbit - Swift Finds 'Smoking Gun' Of Black Hole Activation - ...Falls Church, Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in the United Kingdom; Brera Observatory and the Italian Space Agency in Italy; plus additional partners in Germany and Japan.

Engineering and Technology Board (ETB) - Safe systems - ...Farah Lakhani at the University of Leicester, wants to make their deployment better.

Medical News Today - Police And Psychologists Team Up In Tracking The Habits Of Criminal Minds - ...by psychologists at the University of Leicester and by Northamptonshire Police has found that criminals have their own distinctive 'local haunts' when committing crime.

Science Codex - New research at the University of Leicester links shoplifting to your personality - New research at the University of Leicester links shoplifting to your personality.

Peterborough Today - Peterborough photo couple recreate the moment: It started with a kiss - ...his third year at Leicester University and Jenny (19) who has just started her degree at Sheffield Hallam, Tony and Sally came back to Peterborough to recreate the moment.

e! Science News - The usual suspects: Identifying serial offenders and their crimes - ...a researcher with the University of Leicester's Forensic Research Centre - said, We are really pleased to be involved in this ground breaking research that will hopefully provide the police service with additional ways of detecting crime

Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Criminals target 'local haunts' - ...by psychologists at the University of Leicester and Northamptonshire Police.

NorthantsNews.com - Criminals prefer to work same patch - ...was carried out by University of Leicester PhD student, Matthew Tonkin, and collaborators, Professor Ray Bull, Dr Emma Palmer and Dr John Bond, of Northamptonshire Police's forensic science unit.

Kettering Evening Telegraph - Cracker is called in to solve old crimes - ...by psychologists at the University of Leicester and Northamptonshire Police has found robbers, burglars and car thieves have specific areas they favour when offending.

nebusiness.co.uk - Specialist brought in to build Newcastle legal team - ...she read law at Leicester University and worked in Italy. She now lives in Durham.

24Dash.com - The Usual Suspects: identifying serial offenders and their crimes - ...by psychologists at the University of Leicester and by Northamptonshire Police has found that criminals have their own distinctive ‘local haunts’ when committing crime.

EurekAlert - New research at the University of Leicester links shoplifting to your personality - A new study by psychologists at the University of Leicester has identified dimensions of personality seen in persons prone to shoplifting. ...

25 May 2010

PhysOrg.com - The Northern Lights: illuminating near-Earth Space - The beauty of the Northern Lights has been chronicled for centuries, but new research at the University of Leicester offers insight into the science behind ...

Press Trust of India - NRI academic wins UK achievement award - London, May 25 (PTI) Monica Lakhanpaul, a consultant community paediatrician and senior lecturer at the University of Leicester has been honoured here at ...

News Blaze - Dr. Monica Lakhanpaul Wins Asian Women of Achievement Award - ...Women of Achievement Award University of Leicester Senior Lecturer honoured at Royal occasion

Science Centric - The Northern Lights: Illuminating near-Earth space - ...new research at the University of Leicester offers insight into the science behind the spectacle....

The Guardian - David Holmes obituary - ...College of Art and Leicester University from 1957 to 1962, and then spent 15 years lecturing in London.

Daily Telegraph - Criminals carry out crimes in their own 'local haunts' - ...a psychologist at the University of Leicester, said: "Our research is one of several studies conducted around the world that demonstrate the importance of offender spatial behaviour.

Science Codex - The usual suspects: Identifying serial offenders and their crimes - ...by psychologists at the University of Leicester and by Northamptonshire Police has found that criminals have their own distinctive 'local haunts' when committing crime.

Telegraph.co.uk - How the science of DNA fingerprinting was born - It was on a Monday morning 26 years ago in his laboratory at the University of Leicester that Jeffreys – now Sir Alec – saw a fuzzy pattern on an X-ray film ...

24 May 2010

23 May 2010

PublicTechnology.net - Tender: UK-Leicester: printing services - ...Tel. E-mail: Fax University of Leicester, Purchasing Office, Fielding Johnson Building, University Road https://in-tendhost.co.uk/universityofleicester

22 May 2010

21 May 2010

Laboratory Talk - Sygnature supports drug discovery initiative - ...been selected by the University of Leicester to support a Wellcome Trust Seeding Drug Discovery Initiative (SDDI) funded research programme..

Independent - Health warning: screening can seriously damage patients - ...visiting fellow at the University of Leicester, and Michael Baum, emeritus professor of surgery at University College, London, and a long-time critic of screening, have teamed up with a colleague to demand information for women that sets out the risks and benefits.

Times Higher Education - Private option can’t be ruled out, Piatt says - ...hearing, held at the University of Leicester, Dr Piatt said Russell Group universities could soon find themselves unable to meet students’ expectations because of the funding gap they faced.

Chemistry World - H-bond partner-swapping seen in the flesh - ...solvation phenomena at the University of Leicester in the UK, rates the work highly. 'This study is a beautiful example of how cutting-edge experiments provide new information on this dynamical process and it specifically shows how hydrogen bond exchange causes the detaching O-H group to swing around, propeller-like, before it reforms a new hydrogen bond with an adjacent molecule.'

Independent - Top universities 'may have to go private' - ...was giving evidence at Leicester University yesterday to the inquiry into student finance headed by the former BP boss Lord Browne. Her group has already advocated lifting the present cap on top-up fees of £3,225 a year and letting universities set their own fees for students.

20 May 2010

Business East Midlands - University Business Challenge

PhysOrg.com - Gauging Safety In The Electronic Age - engineers at the University of Leicester are taking the unusual step of learning from architecture in order to design safer electrical systems. ...

Earthtimes - Sygnature Chemical Services selected to Support Wellcome Trust-funded ... - “Sygnature has been chosen by the University of Leicester to provide discovery chemistry support to this important research project,” said Dr Simon Hirst, ...

Independent - Letters: Perspectives on the price of oil - ...Martin, Strathclyde University Stephen Vallance, University of Leicester

Deafness Research UK - Research archive - ...Ian Forsythe at the University of Leicester and the MRC Toxicology Unit who will investigate whether a molecule that is important for hearing is also involved in tinnitus.

24Dash.com - Gauging safety in the electronic age - ...systems. Engineers at the University of Leicester are taking the unusual step of learning from architecture in order to design safer electrical systems.

24Dash.com - Pioneering archaeological project provides hope for preserving West Bank heritage - ...archaeology student at the University of Leicester is looking for sponsorship to develop a pioneering project in the Palestinian West Bank that will train young archaeologists from the region during the summer months.

Asian News - Contribution of Asian women celebrated at awards ceremony - ...in child health at University of Leicester. Pinky Lilani OBE said: "These nine incredible women epitomise the spirit of the awards.

Redhotcurry - Asian Women of Achievement Award Winners 2010 - ...a Senior Lecturer at the University of Leicester was recognised with the AWA Public Sector Award 2010.

News Blaze - Gauging Safety in The Electronic Age - ...Age. Engineers at the University of Leicester are taking the unusual step of learning from

19 May 2010

Leicester Mercury - Are you guilty of committing crimes against the environment? - ... on university business," says Prof Balzter, who is head of the University of Leicester's department of geography's centre for environmental research. ...

Daily Mail - We've poured billions into the NHS, are pioneers in medical research, so why is Britain the sick woman of Europe? - ...William Steward of the University of Leicester. 'There needs to be what I call a higher index of suspicion...

24Dash.com - Exhibition of nationally acclaimed artist’s work spanning 35 years - ...the RA centre, the University of Leicester’s art centre and at New Walk Museum & Art

24Dash.com - Going the extra mile - ...Security officers at the University of Leicester have proved their credentials in completing a 14 mile walk for charity.

1994 Group - 1994 Group responds to Sir Martin Harrisâ report on access to highly selective universities - ...of London, Lancaster University, University of Leicester, Loughborough University, Queen Mary University of London, University of Reading, University of St Andrews, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of Surrey, University of Sussex, University of York.

PublicTechnology.net - Tender: UK-Leicester: computer facilities management services

18 May 2010

17 May 2010

Electronic Product Design - Lending a hand... - ...to expertise at the University of Leicester and University Hospitals of Leicester. Dr. André Ng, Senior Lecturer in Cardiovascular Sciences at the University of Leicester and Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, Glenfield Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester, is the first person in the world to carry out the operation remotely on patients using this system. He will use the Catheter...

The Guardian - The yearbook takes off in the UK - ...overseeing the yearbook for Leicester University medics, laughs: "Our degree is longer and we do more hours in a day than most students do in a week, so we do spend a lot of time together.

Rhondda, Cynon, Taff County Borough Council - Blue Plaque Remembers Opera Giant - ...Hon. Doctor of Music, Leicester University (1969); Fellow, University College, Cardiff (1976);

PhysicsWeb - Spotting explosives with a puff of air - ...a chemist at the University of Leicester in the UK, agrees that the technique does hold benefits over established scanners. "Though ion mobility spectrometry is sensitive, it does suffer from selectivity issues," he says. "

Chloregy - The Anthropocene Debate: Marking Humanity’s Impact - ...at the Britain’s University of Leicester, found the spread of the concept intriguing. “I noticed that Paul Crutzen’s term was One argument against the idea is that humans have been changing the planet for a long time.

16 May 2010

Science Centric - A talk on the wild side: 100 species that changed the world - ...public lecture at the University of Leicester's on 20 May 2010. Author Chris Lloyd will present 'What on Earth Evolved? 100 Species that Changed the World,' based on his book of the same title....

e! Science News - A talk on the wild side: 100 species that changed the world - ...public lecture at the University of Leicester's on 20 May 2010. Author Chris Lloyd will present 'What on Earth Evolved? 100 Species that Changed the World,' based on his book of the same title...

15 May 2010

Liverpool Echo - Liverpool Echo letters, May 15 2010 - ...did three years at Leicester University followed by 12 months at the teacher training college attached to Leicester University.

14 May 2010

Leicester Mercury - Leicester Mercury backs bid to honour unsung heroes - Already nominated are University of Leicester students Cassie Brown and Tabi Sarrington, for their work at the Tigers Learning Centre (TLC) at Leicester ...

News Remedy - Doctors use gene sequence to predict health risks - ...cardiovascular sciences at the University of Leicester. He was not connected to the genome research. “We need to think carefully about whether we need laws to prevent genetic information from getting into the wrong hands.”

The Institute of Operations Management (IOM) - ...an expert from the University of Leicester School of Management, it advocates lean operations management practices in order to. A new approach to management in the manufacturing industry has been recommended by a new report.

24Dash.com - A talk on the wild side: 100 species that changed the world - ...public lecture at the University of Leicester’s on 20 May 2010. Author Chris Lloyd will present ‘What on Earth Evolved? 100 Species that Changed the World’, based on his book of the same title. A f.

Sonic State - Do Unborn Babies Need Surround Sound? - ...Dr. Alexandra Lamont of Leicester University, babies can remember sounds they heard in the womb more than a year after birth.

13 May 2010

New Straits Times - PEOPLE: Science of wedding planning - Prior to wedding planning, she spent almost five years in research at University of Leicester in the United Kingdom. She received her doctorate in 2003 upon ...

Leicester Mercury - Cameron and Clegg: Is this new coalition government built to last? - Dr Alun Wyburn-Powell, a University of Leicester history lecturer, offers a unique insight into the perils of coalition government and the risks involved. ...

Times Higher Education - Space to think - ...and dean at the University of Leicester in the 1960s, was housed in a rectangular box, converted from what had been a padded cell in the former county asylum.

Education Business - Enjoy East Midlands - ...accommodation team within the University of Leicester. At the University of Leicester you will have conference facilities for 10-2,000 delegates, with venues set in central locations and within grounds of botanical gardens.

Independent - How life should be made better for overseas students - ...vice-chancellor of the University of Leicester where nearly half the students are postgraduates, says the review has “built on where we have been heading in postgraduate education and training over a number of years”.

Applied Clinical Trials - Omeros Selects Clinical Candidate for MASP-2 Program With Potential Applicability to Multiple Inflammatory Disorders - ...under licenses from the University of Leicester, the Medical Research Council at Oxford University and Helion Biotech ApS.

24Dash.com - Facebook for peace? - ...peace?. Research at the University of Leicester highlights mobilising potential of social networking The use of Web 2.0 technologies for mobilisation and building bridges between previously divided societies is the focus of new research currently being undertake.

24dash - Academy Music Group to launch O2 Academy Leicester - The Students' Union, housed in the Percy Gee building, is the heart of the University of Leicester and currently undergoing a £15m development. ...

Venues.org.uk - Leicester to add to O2 Academy venues - Academy Music Group has announced that it is to open a new O2 Academy at the University of Leicester campus. Adding to the 11 other Academy venues across ...

12 May 2010

Leicester Mercury - Three new music venues are coming to Leicester and set to attract top bands to ... - Leicester's ability to pull in bands has been badly hit by the closure of venues such as The Charlotte and De Montfort University's Arena in recent years. ...

AGCAS - Leicester outlines recession-beating approach - ...outlines recession-beating approach The University of Leicester's Student Support and Development Service has developed a new package of recession-beating initiatives, aimed at helping its students and graduates in the employment market.

24Dash.com - Can the Lib Dems work with the Conservatives? - ...Historical Studies from the University of Leicester. “My PhD research is highly relevant to the current speculation over a pact between the Liberal Democrats and eith.

News Blaze - Robin Hood: What's in a Name? - ...s in a Name?. University of Leicester History Professor says the stories of a great outlaw were an 'escapist fantasy' but still tell us about popular entertainment and ideas.

24Dash.com - Robin Hood: what's in a name? - ...Local History at the University of Leicester, said that although he has come to be linked with Nottingham, Robin also belonged to the people of Leicestershire.

24Dash.com - The physics of magic, the magic of physics - ...public lecture at the University of Leicester. ‘The Physics of Magic, The Magic of Physics’ will take place on 1 June, 6.30pm in Lecture Theatre 1 of the. Scientists are magicians?

24Dash.com - Fire, wind and flooding - ...Lamport Lecture for the University of Leicester’s Centre for the Study of the Country House.

24Dash.com - Quality management means lean management - ...Stephen Wood, now at the University of Leicester School of Management, and his colleague Lilian de Menezes of the Cass Business School, City University, London.

Science Centric - The physics of magic, the magic of physics

NME Magazine - O2 Academy Leicester to launch on University Of Leicester campus - ...Leicester to launch on University Of Leicester campus. Three new venues are set to open in September.

Event Magazine - Academy Music Group to launch O2 Academy Leicester - The venue will be located within the University of Leicester and will have a capacity for 1450 people. Two additional venues will also open on site, ...

11 May 2010

This is Business East Midlands - Awesome experience on the journey forward - ...story Suleman Sacranie is a University of Leicester undergraduate and the founder of 99pShopper.com. Here, he talks us through his week:

TMCnet - Global-Communications Scholar Joins FIU's School of Journalism and Mass Communication - ...in Communications from the University of Leicester, England. Before joining FIU, she worked in several communications capacities, including Marketing Communications Director for Surf Communication Solutions, a telecommunications company with offices in the U.S., Europe

Oil Voice - Petro Matad Provides Mongolia Operational Update - ...W D Cunningham of Leicester University in the United Kingdom. Dr Cunningham is a noted researcher with an extensive publication list, who has been actively researching the Altai and Gobi Altai regions for over 15 years.

Peterlee Mail - Trip of a lifetime for town man Tony

Proactive Investors - Petro Matad drilling at Davsan Tolgoi to restart shortly after winter shutdown

24Dash.com - New 'school of rock' aspirations for higher education ...the schools and the University of Leicester. The t. Pupils from five inner city London schools are being introduced to the delights of a geology fieldcourse amid the 600-million years old rocks of Charnwood Forest thanks to a pioneering partnership between the schools and the University of Leicester.

10 May 2010

The Guardian - Don't blame me

24Dash.com - The staying power of slang - ...leading academic at the University of Leicester will unravel the long and illustrious history of slang dictionaries in a lecture on 11 May called ‘Pirates, Prisoners and Pork-Pies: Slang Dictionaries and their Makers’. The lecture is at 5.30pm on Tuesda.

Higher Education External Relations Association (HEERA) - HEERA training day - ...Taylor, Director of Marketing, University of Leicester 1.55pm

Hartlepool Today - Trip of a lifetime for town man Tony - ...Tony went to the University of Leicester. He worked in generator design in CA Parsons in Newcastle for six years before spending 20 years at Hartlepool Power Station.

Sunderland Echo - Trip of a lifetime for town man Tony

09 May 2010

08 May 2010

This is Leicestershire - Professor says hung parliament may work out - ...political studies at the University of Leicester, believes a hung parliament could work. He said: "This may turn out to be quite a good result for Britain. A hung parliament will concentrate the leaders' minds on how to work together in the short-term to overcome some of the financial and economic problems the country faces.

07 May 2010

Healthcare Republic - GPs back diabetes tests for children - ...vascular medicine at the University of Leicester, said research showed it was challenging, but useful to involve secondary schools in schemes to promote healthy lifestyles.

Herald & Post - Tonks joins Saints - ...degree in Economics from Leicester University - has recently added fly half to his list of positions in Nottingham's series of Championship play-off matches. Wherever he has played he has been a regular on the scoreboard, with 133 points coming from his 25 appearances this season alone.

Zurich Premiership - Another promising English youngster heads to the Saints - ...degree in Economics from Leicester University - has recently added fly half to his list of positions in Nottingham's series of Championship play-off matches. Wherever he has played he has been a regular on the scoreboard, with 133 points coming from his 25 appearances this season alone.

24Dash.com - Expansionism in the Third Reich - ...Annual Lecture at the University of Leicester’s Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust Studies on Tuesday 11th May, 5.30-6.30pm, in the Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3, on the Univ.

Rutland & Stamford Mercury - Group aims to protect river - ...water scientist from the University of Leicester and a member of the Association of River Trusts, gave a short introduction at the meeting. It was followed by a film showing people who live, work and farm along the river giving their ideas on the issues the river faces and what is needed to help it thrive.

06 May 2010

Benedix - Graduates with businesses who went to UCLAN are 'doing well’ - ...year. Meanwhile, students at Leicester University recently set up a conference to show future employers, which included PricewaterhouseCoopers and Jaguar, that they have the necessary skills to cope in the workplace.

Herald Series - Pot luck clue to town history - ...for the first time. Leicester University experts say tiny pottery fragments uncovered in the town’s Anglo-Saxon ramparts could prove Wallingford was first fortified during the reign of Alfred the Great to protect his kingdom from Viking invasion.

Wallingford Herald - Pot luck clue to town history - ...for the first time. Leicester University experts say tiny pottery fragments uncovered in the town’s Anglo-Saxon ramparts could prove Wallingford was first fortified during the reign of Alfred the Great to protect his

Independent - Letters: Perspectives on foreign labour - ...necessary. Professor Graham Shipley, University of Leicester Problems with AV system I think John Curtice misrepresents the Alternative Vote (AV) somewhat in his analysis of the electoral system the Labour Party favours (27 April). He (correctly) says that a party coming first in the popular vote could come third in terms of seats, but he does not point out that this is the case only if we measure...

05 May 2010

This is Money - Student loans may hit 4.4%: what next? - ...graduated in 2002 from Leicester university with a £3,500 loan, was charged a further £600 after he settled his debt.

24Dash.com - Can planning save the city and countryside? - ...of Social Science at the University of Leicester, in collaboration with the East Midlands Universities Association. The lecture takes place at 5.30pm on Wednesday 12 May in the Attenborough Film Lecture Theatre at the University of Leicester, with a reception afterwards in the Senior Common Room, Level 5 of the Charles Wilson Building.

24Dash.com - Students as collaborators in 21st century education - ...symposium hosted by the University of Leicester’s Students’ Union is set to celebrate the way students consistently cross the typical learner-teacher barriers and inspire more individuals to become actively involved in their own ed.

04 May 2010

Nature.com - IPCC review panel unveiled - Sir Peter WILLIAMS FRS (United Kingdom) is Honorary Treasurer and Vice President of the Royal Society, Chancellor of the University of Leicester, ...

Daily Mail - 4.4 PER CENT loan rate shock for students - ...graduated in 2002 from Leicester University with a £3,500 loan, was charged a further £600 after he settled his debt.

Independent Nurse - GPs call for diabetes prevention for South Asian children - ...vascular medicine at the University of Leicester, agreed. ‘Early interventions do need to be started from a very young age,' he said.

Medical Technology Business Europe - Leicester University carries out world's first robotic cardiac catheter ablation - Leicester University carries out world's first robotic cardiac catheter ablation. . Leicester University carries out world's first robotic cardiac catheter ablation

New Criminologist - Will Blood Tell? A Cold Case Murder in Houston, Texas - ...Alec Jeffreys, of the University of Leicester first discovered that each person has a genetic fingerprint in 'his or her' DNA profile.

This is Business East Midlands - Small firms have big part to play in recovery - ...join me at the University of Leicester on Monday, May 10 where I will be hosting my School for Startups event, Start Here! Starting and Growing a Successful Business.

Town Hall - Iraqis try to heal mental scars after years of war - ...psychiatrist based at the University of Leicester, England. The result goes beyond classical PTSD to something al-Uzri describes as "persistent traumatic stress disorder."

03 May 2010

This is Leicestershire - Stalking hotline - ...a study by the University of Leicester found that a.... It comes after a study by the University of Leicester found that a third of victims said they had lost their job or relationship or had been forced to move because of the stalking.

CityWire - Wealth Advisers: James Scott and Robert Hupe bring institutional skills to jonathanfry - ... After studying economics at Leicester University, Scott spent the first year of his career on the Equitable Life graduate training scheme before joining Citibank.

Washington Post - Academies form IPCC review panel - ... honorary treasurer and vice president of the Royal Society in London, chancellor of the University of Leicester and chairman of the National Physical ...

02 May 2010

Emirates Business 24-7 - Call for a charitable investment bank - ...and Finance at the university of Leicester in the UK. The CIB model attracted the attention of the UAE-based Green Crescent International Network, which works to improve living standards in poor countries and rural areas by setting up set charitable projects regardless of the religion, ethnic group or colour of the beneficiaries.

01 May 2010

TCTMD - Whole-Genome Sequencing Has Potential to Tailor Patient Management - ... and Maciej Tomaszewski, MD, of the University of Leicester (Leicester, United Kingdom), and Heribert Schunkert, MD, of the University of Lübeck (Lübeck, ...

United Church Observer - The happiness enigma - As it turns out, Denmark is the country to beat — at least according to researchers at the University of Leicester in England, who in 2006 compiled data to ...

University of Bristol - The Making of the Geological Society of London - ...and Professor Simon Knell, University of Leicester. Founded in 1807, the Geological Society of London is the oldest geological society in the world.

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