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Leeds Festival of Science 2016

This year's festival, which runs from 5 to 23 March, is packed full of events which are open to all.

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Inside Track - 20 January 2016 - Dennis Hopper

My Week – the year ahead: implementing our campus development plan.

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Dennis joined the University in 2002 as Director of Residential and Commercial Services and was appointed as Director of Facilities Management in 2009.

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Leeds research

Improving rainfall and flooding predictions

The University of Leeds is a partner in a new research project to improve our understanding of rainfall and flood predictions in Scotland.

Loss of wild flowers matches pollinator decline

The first Britain-wide assessment of the value of wild flowers as food for pollinators shows that decreasing resources mirror the decline of pollinating insects.

Event highlights

Feb 9
  • 13:15 to
  • 13:45
  • Free
Tuesday Treasure
Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, Parkinson Court

Come to our regular Tuesday drop-in to see something from our Special Collections up close. What will you discover this week?

Feb 10
  • 11:00 to
  • 15:00
  • Free
Wellbeing Advice Fair
Staff Centre Lounge

Expert and impartial advice will be available for staff this Wednesday.

Feb 11
  • 17:30 to
  • 19:30
  • Free
Meet the Authors: Jonathan Fenby - ‘Tiger Head, Snake Tails: China today’
Leeds University Business School, Maurice Keyworth Building, G.31

'Tiger Head, Snake Tails: China Today' is a Financial Times, Guardian and Bloomberg Business Week Book of the Year. This is your chance to meet author and leading journalist Jonathan Fenby.

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Reporter 595 January 2016

ISSUE Issue 595 - January 2016

In this issue:
  • Get ready to Be Curious
  • Sleep Research @ Leeds
  • A new era of teaching innovation and scholarship at Leeds
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The Reporter is the University’s staff newsletter and is produced eight times a year.

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