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The keys to the £100 million research, innovation and teaching hub are handed over.
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Together we tackle today’s global challenges from pandemics to our world’s environmental issues, to the societal issues of our time.
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Addressing misinformation and mistrust, inclusive communication, involving healthcare workers in the vaccine rollout, and promoting vaccination...
Explaining the use of seaweed in recycling batteries in under three minutes has won a PhD researcher the chance to represent the University of...
A specialist air quality enterprise borne out of University of Leicester expertise has been recognised with a prestigious Queen’s Award for...
The University of Leicester’s Attenborough Arts Centre has been named today as one of the British Museum’s key cultural partners for...
School children from Leicester and Leicestershire have found out exactly what it means to travel into space by having their questions answered by...