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University of Leicester in the Media - July 2011

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

You can access details of previous months' media as well as press coverage here .


Broadcast News

  • The School of Museum Studies' Janet Marstine gave a live interview with BBC Leicester on 12 July. The topic, related to cuts in Museums Leicestershire's budget, was 'Are museums boring?'.
  • Graduate Jennifer Florance appeared on BBC Radio Leicester on 12 July to talk about the University of Leicester's Lifelong Learning part-time BA programme. The interview was broadcast on Rupal Rajani's programme at 3pm, the day before Jennifer graduated with a first.

31 July 2011

BBC News - Clubs urged to apply for Sport England funding‎ - Leicester Lady Hoops has already been awarded £2000 from the fund. Linked to the University of Leicester Basketball Club, the Leicester project aims to ...

30 July 2011

Loughborough News - Distinguished academic achieves one of the countrys greatest ...‎ - A Professor from the University of Leicester has been selected for one of the country's greatest academic honours. Gordon Campbell, Professor of Renaissance ...

Loughborough News - Teaching Excellence Receives National Recognition‎ - Dr Sue Dymoke, Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at the University of Leicester has been named as a National Teaching Fellow (NTF) by the Higher ...

Daily Monitor - Researchers find clue to male infertility‎ - The research was carried out by both the University of Leicester and University of California and covered the US, UK, China, Japan, and Africa involving ...

The Guardian - Universities are best placed to take teacher training to the next ...‎ - Professor Sir Bob Burgess is vice-chancellor of the University of Leicester and Chair of the joint Universities UK/GuildHE Teacher Education Advisory Group. ...

RTT News - New Study Of Anorexia: Too Thin May Be More Dangerous Than Too Fat‎ - Dr. Jon Arcelus of the University of Leicester, England, analyzed 36 different studies between 1966-2010 and concluded that there is a rate of 5.1 deaths ...

28 July 2011

Deutsche Welle - International Space Station to crash into Pacific after 2020‎ - ... in what science it can do," said Martin Barstow, a professor of astrophysics and space science at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom. ...

antiMUSIC.com - Jon Lord From Deep Purple To Doctor of Music‎ - (hennemusic) Former Deep Purple keyboardist Jon Lord has received the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Music from the University of Leicester. ...

24dash - Teaching Excellence Receives National Recognition‎ - Dr Sue Dymoke, Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at the University of Leicester has been named as a National Teaching Fellow (NTF) by the Higher ...

New York Times - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut‎ - ... from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester in England, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

Pukaar News - One Year to Go to the 2012 Olympics‎ - A Leicester student will be representing India at fencing at London 2012. Gaurav Gupta was born in the UK and fences for the University of Leicester but has ...

Lexington Dispatch - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

Ocala - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

The Ledger - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

BlueRidgeNow.com - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

StarNewsOnline.com - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

Gainesville Sun - Greek and Cyprus Credit Ratings Cut in Latest EU Downgrade‎ - ... outflow from Greece,” Panicos Demetriades, a professor at the University of Leicester, said, adding that the banks have large businesses in Russia. ...

Bradenton Herald - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

PharmiWeb.com - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

Ward's Auto - EU Researchers Target Zinc-Polymer EV Battery‎ - ... by serious safety concerns – they are prone to burn fiercely on impact,” says research participant Karl S. Ryder of the University of Leicester. ...

Blabbermouth.net - Ex-DEEP PURPLE Keyboardist JON LORD Made Honorary Doctor Of Music ...‎ - According to JonLord.org, former DEEP PURPLE keyboardist Jon Lord has received the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Music from the University of Leicester. ...

PR Web - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

DigitalJournal.com - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

Benzinga - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

EON: Enhanced Online News - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

Business Wire - Experts to Discuss Controversial DNA Technologies at 22nd ...‎ - ... workshop leaders, including: Professor Mark Jobling of the University of Leicester will speak about “Fishing for Vikings in the Gene Pool of Britain. ...

Prfire - Clue to male infertility found‎ - Dr Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester is a co-author of the study. He told the BBC: “If you've got this gene variant you should allow that little ...

27 July 2011

JohnJohnSaidIt.com - Will Electric Cars Ever Take Over The Road? - PSFK‎ - “Warwick University is now experimenting with different sounds to find the .... for example, the University of Leicester announced its involvement in a ...

Museums Association - How can museums better represent lesbian and gay audiences?‎ - In a session chaired by Richard Sandell, head of museum studies at the University of Leicester, delegates will have a chance to explore how they can better ...

25 July 2011

Event Industry News - Showsec awarded security contract for Lincoln's Engine Shed‎ - ... live music venue, University of Lincoln's Students Union, The Engine Shed. ... These include the O2 Academy Leicester, a venue ran in partnership by ...

Leicester Mercury - EU: Politicians can now show some leadership‎ - Dr Oliver Daddow is Reader in International Politics at the University of Leicester from September 2011. He is the author of New Labour and the European ...

BioNews - Genetic sperm 'invisibility cloak' clue to infertility‎ - Dr Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester and co-author of the study said: 'If you've got this gene variant you should allow that little bit longer if ...

Eat. Drink. Better. - The Giving Trees: Five Trees You've Never Heard of that Are ...‎ - Researchers at Leicester University in the United Kingdom, have found that mixing crushed moringa seeds with polluted water help settle silt and other ...

24 July 2011

Trinidad Guardian - Clue to male infertility found‎ - Dr Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester is a co-author of the study. He told the BBC: “If you've got this gene variant you should allow that little ...

MedIndia - Test to Measure Force in Bottle-Stabbing Developed By University ...‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is ...

Mirror.co.uk - Student banks case study: One graduate's story‎ - The 25-year-old is studying for a PhD in archaeology at Leicester University, having completed her BA and ...

Science Daily - Test for Classifying Force Used in Bottle Stabbings: New Study ...‎ - ScienceDaily (July 23, 2011) — Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a ...

23 July 2011

News-Medical.net - Study aids understanding of force required for creating injury - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. The advance is expected to have significant implications for legal forensics. ...

Livemint - 1911: Sport Odysseys | The original men in white‎ - ... a historian with the University of Leicester, England, who has written an essay on the 1911 team in the new Wisden Cricketers'Almanack, ...

Wired.co.uk - Researchers study the science of stabbing with a broken bottle‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have come up with a way to measure how much force is applied during a stabbing using a broken ...

NHS Choices - Mutant gene 'affects male fertility'‎ - The study was carried out by researchers from the University of California at Davis, Simon Fraser University in Canada, the University of Leicester, ...

22 July 2011

Leicester Mercury - Experts to study ways to aid city

Italo Europeo - Art, Religion and Antiquities in the Reign of Charles I - Lamport Hall Study Day in association with the University of Leicester Centre for the Study of the Country House. Tuesday 26 July, Lamport Hall, ...

Sheffield Telegraph - Tributes to retiring head of CID‎ - He was awarded an MA (with distinction) in criminology from Leicester University in 1995 and has been head of HQ CID for the last six years. ...

24dash - Distinguished academic achieves one of the country's greatest ...‎ - A Professor from the University of Leicester has been selected for one of the country's greatest academic honours. Gordon Campbell, Professor of Renaissance ...

HealthCanal.com - University of Leicester develops test for classifying force used ...‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

Times of India - 'Lack of protein coating behind male infertility'‎ - ... bit longer if your partner's planning to get pregnant ," study co-author Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester was quoted as saying by the BBC. ...

Huffington Post - The Giving Trees: Five Trees You've Never Heard of that Are ...‎ - Researchers at Leicester University in the United Kingdom, have found that mixing crushed moringa seeds with polluted water help settle silt and other ...

RedOrbit - University Of Leicester Develops Test For Classifying Force Used ...‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

The Women's International Perspective - The Giving Trees: Five Trees You've Never Heard of that Are ...‎ - Researchers at Leicester University in the United Kingdom, have found that mixing crushed moringa seeds with polluted water help settle silt and other ...

TheHeart.Org - Ticagrelor approval: US and Europe react‎ - Dr Anthony Gershlick (University of Leicester, UK) told heartwire that the boxed warning offers just "one answer to the US paradox. ...

CrazyEngineers VoiCE - University Of Leicester Classify Force Involved In Stabbing Glass ...‎ - If forensics has always fascinated you and you have a detective mind, then a recent study by University of Leicester might interest you. ...

ScienceBlog.com (blog) - Bottle stabbings: How much is too much?‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

24dash - Sperm coat protein may be key to male infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

Eureka! Science News - University of Leicester develops test for classifying force used ...‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

21 July 2011

Engineering Specifier - University of Leicester develops test for classifying force used in bottle stabbings

Science Daily - Sperm Coat Protein May Be Key to Male Infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

EurekAlert - University of Leicester develops test for classifying force used ...‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

Healthcare Today - Male fertility clue found‎ - Research from the University of Leicester has found that as many as a quarter of men have a genetic change which makes them less fertile than usual. ...

Zee News - Scientists find clue to male infertility‎ - ... longer if your partner's planning to get pregnant," study co-author Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester was quoted as saying by a news channel. ...

Coventry Telegraph - Danielle McNaney grabs outstanding silver‎ - The 20-year-old Leicester University student from Binley, a former pupil at Cardinal Wiseman School, came a close runner-up in the vault, just being pipped ...

24dash - University of Leicester develops test for classifying force used ...‎ - Engineers at the University of Leicester have for the first time created a way of measuring how much force is used during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

British Journal of Healthcare Computing - Paediatric learning resource now free for healthcare professionals‎ - Dr Ffion Davies, Consultant in the Emergency Department of the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Dr Monica Lakhanpaul, Consultant Community ...

Myjoyonline.com - Clue to male infertility found‎ - Dr Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester is a co-author of the study. He told the BBC: "If you've got this gene variant you should allow that little ...

BBC News - Clue to male infertility found‎ - Dr Edward Hollox of the University of Leicester is a co-author of the study. He told the BBC: "If you've got this gene variant you should allow that little ...

HealthCanal.com - Sperm coat protein may be key to male infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

RedOrbit - Sperm Coat Protein May Be Key To Male Infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

The Engineer - Engineers assess force applied during glass-bottle stabbings‎ - Engineers at Leicester University have created a way of measuring how much force is applied during a stabbing using a broken bottle. ...

Times Higher Education - Bling, Burberry and back to their council flat: that's 'chavinism ...‎ - The project arises out of a paper written by Jo Brewis, professor of organisation and consumption at the University of Leicester, and Gavin Jack, ...

msnbc.com - Mutated sperm linked to male infertility‎ - The work was carried out by doctors and scientists from UC Davis; Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, BC, Canada; the University of Leicester I, UK; ...

Eureka! Science News - Sperm coat protein may be key to male infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

Thought Leader - Five trees helping to end hunger‎ - Researchers at Leicester University in the United Kingdom, have found that mixing crushed moringa seeds with polluted water help settle silt and other ...

GroundReport - The Giving Trees: Five Trees You've Never Heard of that Are ...‎ - Researchers at Leicester University in the United Kingdom, have found that mixing crushed moringa seeds with polluted water help settle silt and other ...

UC Davis - Sperm coat protein may be key to male infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

EurekAlert - Sperm coat protein may be key to male infertility‎ - Working with Edward Hollox at the University of Leicester, England, Xiping Xu at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Scott Venners at Simon Fraser ...

20 July 2011

Fast Company - How To Stream Great Music While Keeping Your Work Groove‎ - ... more checks with “engaging” music than workers with very slow or no music, according to studies by Dr. Adrian North at the University of Leicester. ...

19 July 2011

Royal Gazette - 'Bermudians can achieve' Student graduates in England and sets her ...‎ - Carika Weldon decided she didn't want to be 'that girl' in her second year in the medical biochemistry programme at the University of Leicester. ...

LabnewsOnline - Virtual models for personalised treatment‎ - ... pulmonary disease) and asthma adopt a 'one size fits all' approach,” said project leader, Professor Chris Brightling, from the University of Leicester. ...

The Conversation - Steven Smith‎ - BSc (Biochemistry) Leicester University, MA (Plant Sciences) Indiana University, PhD (Plant Biochemistry) Warwick University. Research Scientist at CSIRO ...

The Engineer - Apprenticeships and careers‎ - Leicester University's Helen Atkinson, Royal Academy of Engineering fellow and president of the Engineering Professors' Council, is leading research to ...

18 July 2011

Ekklesia - We must be God's partners to tackle hunger, says Tutu - The former archbishop made the remarks in the UK, while receiving an honourary doctorate from the University of Leicester on Friday (15 July). He told his audience to "be as idealistic as you can ever be" after graduating. He urged them to "Dream God's ...

17 July 2011

Malta Independent Online - New marketing manager at Island Hotels Group Holdings‎ - Ms Tabone brings six years of experience in the various areas of marketing and is currently completing an MSc in the field with the University of Leicester. ...

Christian Post - Casey Anthony Case: Psychologists Say Jury Members Risk Trauma‎ - A report by psychologists at the University of Leicester warns of the dangers of jurors facing trauma because of their exposure to harrowing and gruesome ...

16 July 2011

Leicester Mercury - A TUTU DEGREE!‎ - ... man himself was the recipient of his very own Tutu – when Archbishop Desmond Tutu was made an honorary Doctor of Letters by the University of Leicester. ...

15 July 2011

Buxton Advertiser - Tutu receives honorary degree‎ - Archbishop Desmond Tutu has received an honorary degree from the University of Leicester and praised the city as an "icon of fellowship". ...

The Guardian - Desmond Tutu honoured as an 'inspirational figure' in race relations‎ - Archbishop Desmond Tutu was conferred with an honorary degree by Leicester University for his work in promoting diversity. Photograph: Graeme Robertson ...

Harborough Mail - Tutu receives honorary degree‎ - Archbishop Desmond Tutu has received an honorary degree from the University of Leicester and praised the city as an "icon of fellowship". ...

Bearsden Herald - Tutu receives honorary degree‎ - Archbishop Desmond Tutu has received an honorary degree from the University of Leicester and praised the city as an "icon of fellowship". ...

14 July 2011

MarketWatch - Board of Directors of Solvista Gold Corporation Announce ...‎ - ... in Geology (Honours) from Queens's University of Belfast and a Master's of Sciences degree in Mineral Exploration from the University of Leicester. ...

Mail & Guardian Online - One giant leap ... backwards‎ - ... to fruition and the impetus could simply fade away in that time," said Martin Barstow, professor of space science at Leicester University, England. ...

Leicester Mercury - Honour for beat bobby‎ - Pc Watson was made a Master of Laws yesterday by the University of Leicester, which is on his beat. The former beat bobby of the year was nominated for the ...

Stockhouse - SERABI MINING plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Drilling Result ...‎ - He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology, University of London, a MSc Mining Geology, University of Leicester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, ...

MarketWatch - SERABI MINING plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Drilling Result ...‎ - He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology, University of London, a MSc Mining Geology, University of Leicester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, ...

AboutMyArea - Experts Shed Light On Medieval Hemington Bridge Timbers - Hemington Bridge TimbersSnibston Discovery Museum is hosting the special talk by experts from the University of Leicester and Leicestershire County ...

The Economist - Cambodia's new bourse: Calves and cubs‎ - The BVM's premises boast “lovely glasswork and a posh reception desk”, says Bruce Hearn of the University of Leicester. But they open only three mornings a ...

13 July 2011

The Guardian - Turning graduates into active alumni‎ - I am a proud alumnus from the university of Leicester and a member of its Alumni Association, which aims to raise money for the university and boost its ...

Lutterworth Today - Wood's welcome return‎ - 4 Michael Wood is to receive an Honorary Degree (DLitt - Doctor of Letters) from the University of Leicester on July 12 in recognition of his work at ...

12 July 2011

Harborough Mail - Wood's welcome return‎ - 4 Michael Wood is to receive an Honorary Degree (DLitt - Doctor of Letters) from the University of Leicester on July 12 in recognition of his work at ...

Blockshopper - Insurance director grabs home in Mirasol‎ - ... with Tillinghast, Nelson & Warren Ltd. He received his bachelor's and Ph.D. in mathematical logic from Leicester University in the United Kingdom. ...

Reuters UK - "Unhealthy and corrosive": UK media's cosy ties to police‎ - But Rob Mawby, a senior lecturer in criminology at the University

BBC News - VIDEO: Students find human bones at dig‎ - Dr Jeremy Taylor, from The University of Leicester, said the dig was part of a five-year project which began last year. Teacher Allan Dunsmore hopes the ...

PSFK - Will Electric Cars Ever Take Over The Road?‎ - This month, for example, the University of Leicester announced its involvement in a European research project aimed at developing zinc-based batteries for ...

TrustLaw - "Unhealthy and corrosive": UK media's cosy ties to police‎ - But Rob Mawby, a senior lecturer in criminology at the University of Leicester, told Reuters journalists will never get everything they want through the ...

Reuters - "Unhealthy and corrosive": UK media's cosy ties to police‎ - But Rob Mawby, a senior lecturer in criminology at the University of Leicester, told Reuters journalists will never get everything they want through the ...

European Plastics News - EU researchers develop new type of polymer battery‎ - Research participant, the University of Leicester, predicts the global market ... The University of Leicester's Dr Karl S Ryder said: “Our work is aimed at ...

Loughborough News - The Drama of Medicine - All the Ward's a Stage‎ - The conference is being organised by Dr Paul Lazarus, of the Department of Medical and Social Care Education at Leicester University. ...

Loughborough News - Special needs students and their teachers are the victims of a ...‎ - Professor Paul Cooper, a chartered psychologist and professor of education at the University of Leicester, said pupils with social, emotional and ...

Loughborough News - University of Leicester research reveals 187 ROI on training in ...‎ - A study by the University of Leicester into skills-based training in the automotive industry has shown a return on investment ranging from 98% to 187% with ...

Loughborough News - Making friends though learning‎ - Recent research by Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester's arts centre, found that people attended its courses and workshops for a leisure interest and ...

Loughborough News - University of Leicester in new pact to work closely with regional ...‎ - The University of Leicester is strengthening its relationship with business and professions in the region through a strategic alliance with the ...

Leicester Mercury - University joins forces with LABA‎ - Senior staff from the University of Leicester will work with LABA in a variety of academic and business activities. As part of the new pact, ...

Insider Media - University signs LABA joint venture‎ - The University of Leicester said it is aiming to strengthen its relationship with local businesses by forming a partnership with the Leicestershire Asian ...

11 July 2011

Capital FM - East Mids Tuition Fees‎ - In the East Midlands, the University of Nottingham, the University of Leicester and Loughborough University are looking at charging the maximum. ...

Space Ref - The X PRIZE Foundation Appoints Alexandra Hall to Senior Director ...‎ - Hall has a degree in Astrophysics from the University of Leicester in United Kingdom and is regarded as a leader in bringing space and astronomy to the ...

Info4Security - Rollinson wins dissertation strand of 2011 Imbert Prize‎ - Lord Imbert also praised Stephen Peck of Leicester University on his dissertation – commending the work within to all senior police officers for “prime time ...

Space.com - $30 Million Private Moon Race Gets New Chief‎ - Hall has a degree in astrophysics from the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom. She has written books about space for both children and adults, ...

Plastics News - Researchers develop new polymer battery‎ - The University of Leicester predicts the global market for electric vehicles ... The University of Leicester's Karl S Ryder said: “Our work is aimed at ...

Year Out Group - Cyclists aiming to raise £1000 gap year money for charity‎ - Stephen Greening, a gap year finance and investment student at Reading University, ... going on to read American studies at Leicester University in October.

Philadelphia Inquirer - Reinforcing methods to curb catheter infection | Philadelphia ...‎ - ... Hopkins University researchers who led the Michigan effort, along with colleagues at the University of Leicester and the University of Pennsylvania. ...

SYS-CON Media - The X PRIZE Foundation Appoints Alexandra Hall to Senior Director ...‎ - Hall has a degree in Astrophysics from the University of Leicester in United Kingdom and is regarded as a leader in bringing space and astronomy to the ...

Providence Journal - Rita Watson: Diabetes and the good green news‎ - The study was led by research nutritionist Patrice Carter of the University of Leicester, Diabetes Research Unit. While this is just one factor to better ...

Marketwire - The X PRIZE Foundation Appoints Alexandra Hall to Senior Director ...‎ - Hall has a degree in Astrophysics from the University of Leicester in United Kingdom and is regarded as a leader in bringing space and astronomy to the ...

Plastics & Rubber Weekly - EU researchers develop new type of polymer battery‎ - Research participant, the University of Leicester, predicts the global market ... The University of Leicester's Dr Karl S Ryder said: “Our work is aimed at ...

10 July 2011

Canadian Mining Journal - SERABI MINING plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Drilling Update ...‎ - He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology, University of London, a MSc Mining Geology, University of Leicester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, ...

Benzinga - SERABI MINING plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Drilling Update ...‎ - He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology, University of London, a MSc Mining Geology, University of Leicester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, ...

Stockhouse - SERABI MINING plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Drilling Update ...‎ - He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology, University of London, a MSc Mining Geology, University of Leicester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, ...

09 July 2011

The Guardian - Will electric cars ever take over our roads?‎ - This month, for example, the University of Leicester announced its involvement in a European research project aimed at developing zinc-based batteries for ...

08 July 2011

IBNLive.com - Chennai psychology steps up‎ - A first-of-its-kind course in India, the programme will be jointly run by the University of Leicester's School of Psychology. Plans for the course were ...

NewsOK.com - Oklahoma City Museum speaker series connected to Bible exhibit set ...‎ - 9: Gordon Campbell, Ph.D., University of Leicester, United Kingdom, “The Making of a Bible Classic: The Translation of the King James Bible.” • Aug. ...

24dash - University of Leicester in new pact to work closely with regional ...‎ - Leaders from LABA met with senior staff from the University of Leicester to sign a Memorandum of Understanding which will see the two organisations work ...

Year Out Group - Teenager set for £25000 charity gap year challenge‎ - ... before going on to read American studies at Leicester University in October, the Bucks Herald reported. "It was a mixture of wanting to do charity work, ...

Spiegel Online - Do Humans Deserve Their Own Geological Era?‎ - "We are searching for the 'golden spike,' so to speak, " says geologist Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester -- in other words, a stratum that ...

Imperial College London - Imperial space scientists cluster at the Royal Society Summer ...‎ - ... with researchers from UCL's Mullard Space Science Laboratory, Lancaster University, University of Leicester and the STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. ...

Daily Mail - Las Vegas police apologise for DNA mix-up that sent wrong man to ...‎ - The DNA profiling technique was developed by Sir Alec Jeffreys at the University of Leicester in the 1980s. A resulting investigation turned up the mistake ...

IT Business Net - Safety Gas Detection Wins Two New Service Contracts at The ...‎ - Safety Gas Detection clients include a range of universities such as The University of Leicester, The University of Wales Institute Cardiff and The ...

Aylesbury Today - Vale teenager going the extra Miles for charity‎ - Former Aylesbury Grammar pupil Miles Walbank, 19, is planning to read American studies at Leicester University this October. Instead of jetting around the ...

07 July 2011

Dream Dogs - Canine CSI to discover dog fouling culprits‎ - In New York, a very different environment to the clinical laboratories of Leicester University; Social Shaping has taken its grasp of DNA technology to help ...

The Week Magazine - Can NASA survive without the shuttle program?‎ - ... "looking at a yawning gap in human spaceflight," says Martin Barstow, a Leicester University space science professor, as quoted by Britain's Guardian. ...

The Guardian - Space shuttle retirement leaves 'yawning gap' in human spaceflight‎ - ... and the impetus could simply fade away in that time," said Martin Barstow, professor of space science at Leicester University. "The focus is not there. ...

Benzinga - Safety Gas Detection Wins Two New Service Contracts at The ...‎ - Safety Gas Detection clients include a range of universities such as The University of Leicester, The University of Wales Institute Cardiff and The ...

06 July 2011

Times Higher Education - From where I sit - Digging deep to survive terrorism‎ - ... terrorist minority have made this a secondary consideration to surviving the present. Ruth Young is senior lecturer in archaeology, University of Leicester.

Loughborough News - Superhero condoman arrives in Leicester‎ - A University of Leicester academic is curating an exhibition of AIDS posters from around the world providing a graphic narrative of the most serious ...

Loughborough News - University of Leicester academics in rotten fish exhibit at ...‎ - A novel study by University of Leicester academics is one of the 21 research projects selected from across the UK to be part of the prestigious Royal ...

AM-online - Investment in Automotive Technician Accreditation is paying off ...‎ - The 12-month research programme, by the University of Leicester, covered ATA accreditation programmes for disciplines ranging from parts advisers to ...

Online Recruitment - Recruiters Offer Lifeline to Graduates and Businesses Alike‎ - Leicester University was the host of last month's Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) event. Speaking on the day, Lee Clarke, ...

05 July 2011

Pulse - Government guideline set to trigger diabetes caseload rise‎ - Professor Kamlesh Khunti, professor of primary care diabetes

specifinder.com - £14m heating deal to cut emissions‎ - The University of Leicester has already joined the scheme. Cofely has purchased six boilers from the council, which it will upgrade. ...

Loughborough News - University of Leicester leads the way in European scheme to make ...‎ - The University of Leicester is the only centre in England to have been chosen to participate in the EU-funded Fibonacci Project – a major European scheme ...

04 July 2011

Oak FM - Can a blood test detect breast cancer earlier? - A University of Leicester study aims to find out whether a blood test can find breast cancer in women earlier. It's being supported by the Leicestershire's ...

The Useful Area - Variety and Independent Work Lessens Stress - The Management Professor, Stephen Wood from the University of Leicester who worked the survey said that the job design has a great effect on the workers' ... usefularea.com/

Countryside La Vie Online - ... celebrated the success of their staff volunteers at the Leicestershire Cares' Annual Celebration event in the O2 Academy at the University of Leicester. ...

Tehran Times - How Britain can rejoin the space race‎ - Nor is the Surrey University group alone – for space has recently been revealed ... universities such as Leicester and Surrey have strong space science and ...

Pulse - Government guideline set to trigger diabetes caseload rise‎ - Professor Kamlesh Khunti, professor of primary care diabetes at the University of Leicester and a GP in the city, said overall the switch was likely to be ...

The Engineer - UK Space Agency pledges support for spin-out projects‎ - Meanwhile, Leicester University's Space Research Centre, along with Magna Parva, are using technology designed to detect trace levels of life in samples of ...

Business Standard - Study abroad with Manipal University's ICAS International ...‎ - In the UK, ICAS has tied up with City University, Lancaster University, Sheffield Hallam University and University of Leicester. The ones in Australia are ...

24dash - University of Leicester leads the way in European scheme to make ...‎ - The University of Leicester is the only centre in England to have

The News International - Heritage management project starts in Chitral‎ - The programme is a joint venture of the Hazara University Mansehra, Leicester University, United Kingdom, Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU), Mardan under ...

Pakistan Observer - HU launches heritage management projects in Chitral‎ - The programme is a joint venture of Hazara University Manshera, Leicester University, United Kingdom, Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU), Mardan under a ...

The Express Tribune - Pak-UK joint project launched in Chitral‎ - He further said the project had been initiated by AWKU Vice-Chancellor Dr Ahsan Ali and Dr Ruthyoung from Leicester University two years ago under a ...

03 July 2011

Sunday Times.lk - New IGP assumes duties on Monday‎ - Furthermore, he has obtained the post-graduate diploma certificate in Criminal Justice and Police Management from the University of Leicester, ...

The Independent - Joan Smith: Farming out forensic science is criminal‎ - One eminent scientist, Sir Alec Jeffreys – the man who pioneered DNA fingerprinting at the University of Leicester – told MPs that closing the FSS was ...

Sunday Times.lk - Head of Ministry Legal branch 'uncontested'‎ - He has a postgraduate diploma in Criminal Justice and Police Management from the University of Leicester, in the UK. He has received several medals in ...

02 July 2011

Centre Daily Times - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

Vitalfootball - Players Return To Training‎ - Leicester City players returned to training today, plenty of familiar faces and ... in the meantime we are using the facilities at the University of Leicester.

Chemistry World - UK report criticises forensic science move‎ - Meanwhile, it heard evidence from academics, including Jim Fraser at the University of Strathclyde and Alec Jeffreys at the University of Leicester, ...

01 July 2011

Loughborough News - Leverhulme Trust award Leicester academic funding to study anti ...‎ - Gavin Brown, a University of Leicester geography lecturer who, as a teenager, took part in the anti-apartheid Non-Stop Picket outside the South African ...

Loughborough News - Never too old to learn - never too young to care‎ - Older people in care homes and sheltered accommodation are widening their horizons using the latest computer technology, thanks to University of Leicester ...

Loughborough News - 60 Years of the Genocide Convention Time to Retire‎ - A University of Leicester academic is to discuss the role of the Genocide Convention at a ... Dr Paul Behrens of the School of Law, University of Leicester, ...

Loughborough News - Art, Religion and Antiquities in the Reign of Charles I‎ - For details see: http://www.lamporthall.co.uk/, and for more information on the Centre for the Study of the Country House at the University of Leicester ...

Benzinga - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

Daily Mirror - ASIAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL GRADUATION CEREMONY 2011‎ - Universities of Manchester, Warwick, Leicester, Birmingham, UCL and King's College, ... and York, McGill, Toronto and Queen's University in Canada. ...

U.TV - MPs condemn 'rushed' plans to axe Forensic Science Service‎ - Sir Alec Jeffreys, the pioneer of DNA fingerprinting at Leicester University, told MPs on the committee that closing the FSS would "potentially disastrous" ...

The Guardian - MPs condemn 'rushed' plans to axe Forensic Science Service‎ - Sir Alec Jeffreys, the pioneer of DNA fingerprinting at Leicester University, told MPs on the committee that closing the FSS would "potentially disastrous" ...

Adv Psychiatric Treat - Using clozapine in clinical practice‎ - Ann M. Mortimer trained in Leicester and Yorkshire prior to her first ... chair at the Postgraduate Medical Institute, University of Hull, in 1996. ...

Bradenton Herald - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

Virtual-Strategy Magazine - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

SYS-CON Media - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

SunHerald.com - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

Business Wire - Craig Foster Joins ABI Research M2M and Home Automation Team‎ - ... before taking responsibility for the company's nascent aerospace research group. He holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Leicester.

HealthCanal.com - Never too old to learn - never too young to care‎ - 'Older people in care homes and sheltered accommodation are widening their horizons using the latest computer technology, thanks to University of Leicester ...

BBC News - National Space Centre in Leicester celebrates 10 years‎ - The idea for the centre came about in the mid-1990s as a joint project between the city council and the University of Leicester, who thought a visitor ...

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