Leicester featured in Telegraphs nicest things to have happened in 2016 list
The University has featured in a list of the 12 nicest things to happen so far in 2016, compiled by The Telegraph.
News that a diabetes expert at Leicester has suggested that the new smartphone craze could ease Type 2 diabetes burden by encouraging people to get outside and doing more exercise, features at number 11 in the list.
The historic Premier League win by Leicester City Football Club was named tenth in the list, described by experts as the most improbable victory in football history.
Our Geology students also gained national and international media coverage for their 'Vardyquake' project, which involved them monitoring the seismic activity produced by elated Leicester fans during home games at the King Power Stadium.