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Nurturing the arts education leaders of the future

A new UK scholarship for arts educators on the cusp of their careers has been launched as part of a pioneering collaboration between Opera North and the University of Leeds.

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How removing a protein slows blood vessel growth in tumours

Scientists from the University of Leeds have discovered a new protein which triggers the growth of blood vessels in breast cancer tumours which have spread to the brain.

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New research aims to charge robots remotely

Researchers at the University of Leeds are taking part in a project to develop ways to wirelessly “beam” power into robots and other digital systems.

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TV: Breakfast show

Victoria Honeyman (School of Politics & International Studies) joins breakfast presenters to discuss the morning headlines

BBC 1
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Paul Osborne: Pedalling ahead

Is Yorkshire becoming the Mecca of cycling? Sustrans discuss working with schools and employers to boost cycling. The UTravelActive project that worked with the University of Leeds is mentioned as a success, one in ten staff members now cycling to work.

The Yorkshire Post
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Enjoying and exploring Mandarin Chinese

Dr Hinrich Voss (International Business Division, Leeds University Business School) and The Business Confucius Institute at the University of Leeds (BCIUL) feature.

The Yorkshire Post
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