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New podcast reveals how university improves community

A new podcast from the University of Leicester News Centre is unveiling how University of Leicester staff and students are making a difference in the local community. The PROUD Podcast showcases why the university is PROUD of its city: Promoting Health & Wellbeing, Restoring Our Environment, Opening Access to Culture & Heritage, Upskilling for 21st Century and Developing Children & Young People.

In this first episode:

  • We shine a light on the University of Leicester discovery that could hold the key to a healthier diet – without changing the food that you eat.
  • We hear how to identify some of the cancer causing fakes currently being sold as saffron.
  • Plus, we find out about the new forensic technique to unveil fingerprints on till receipts which you can try at home.

Click here to listen to the podcast now or download it so that you can listen to it later.

To find out more about PROUD, see the PROUD website.

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