University of Leicester and Sporting Equals address lack of diversity in sports leadership
A programme designed to support and prepare people from minority ethnic backgrounds for future governance and leadership roles in UK sport has...
Racially inclusive curriculum has positive impact on student experience, University of Leicester study finds
A University of Leicester study has shown how a more racially inclusive curriculum can have a positive impact on the relatability and relevance of...
Increasing diversity among patients provides opportunity for empathy muscle workout
New paper by University of Leicester researcher encourages health professionals to see diversity as an opportunity as a facilitator of empathy.
Law expert shares in €2.79 million grant for irregular migration research
A University of Leicester expert on migrants’ rights and immigration law is a member of an international consortium granted €2.
New project to collect evidence of modern slavery among adult websites
Adult service websites and their users have a key role to play in preventing modern slavery, according to a leading criminologist from the...
Gaia Data Release 3: New space data serves as ‘complete step change’ in understanding of our Universe
Space scientists have today (Monday) announced the discovery of a ‘super Jupiter’ orbiting a white dwarf, the first detected using direct...
Leicester research now ranked Top 30 in the UK (Times Higher Education analysis of REF 2021)
The University of Leicester has made one of the biggest climbs of any UK university in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, published on...
Pioneering approach in family courts to support domestic abuse victims better
The UK Government has begun a pilot pioneering an approach in family courts to support victims of domestic abuse, informed by Leicester research.
Holocaust Memorial Day: The catalyst for change
Thursday, 27 January is Holocaust Memorial Day, a time to reflect on the past to safeguard the future.
Partnership to equip ethnically diverse sports leaders of the future
The University of Leicester and Sporting Equals have signed a strategic partnership to promote ethnic diversity across sport and physical activity...