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The University’s main external website has been re-developed and a new version of the site will be launched on Monday 12 October.

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Art partnership sealed between gallery and university

A major arts partnership is being cemented in West Yorkshire with a key new appointment.

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Offshore wind farms could be more risky for gannets than previously thought

Offshore wind farms which are to be built in waters around the UK could pose a greater threat to protected populations of gannets than previously thought, research led by the University of Leeds says.

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The country is in safe corporate hands as the push to be greener continues

This year’s Yorkshire Post Environmental Awards illustrate the fight to become greener according to Phil Booth. The University of Leeds is mentioned as the winner of the Climate Change Award.

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Yorkshire charities forced to close

Involve Yorkshire and Humber, the body set up in the 1990s to support the voluntary sector, will close next month. Dr Alex Schafran (School of Geography) discusses the closure

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The lost art of letter writing helping to tackle loneliness

Simply receiving a hand-written letter can a make a lasting difference to the wellbeing of the elderly and lonely according to research undertaken by PhD student Georgina Binnie.

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