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Innovation gives pregnant women with diabetes round-the-clock glucose control

Achieving better glucose control in pregnant women with diabetes by using continuous glucose monitoring may help them give birth to healthier children, new research from the University of Leeds says.

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University appoints a champion for public art

The University of Leeds has signalled a commitment to public art with a new key role aimed at highlighting its extensive collection.

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Leeds offers top student experience, says Times Higher Education survey

Students have rated the University of Leeds as offering one of the best student experiences in the UK. The University has now been ranked in the top ten for the fifth year running.

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A sonata in two movements

The forthcoming biography of composer Béla Bartok by Professor David Cooper (School of Music) is reviewed.

The Economist
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Letter: Government needs to revise immigration policy to keep talented arts international students in the UK

University of Leeds Chancellor Melvyn Bragg has signed a letter in the Guardian asking the next government to consider immigration policy and to remove international students from any immigration targets.

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Finding a new life after Westminster

Description of Professor Kevin Theakston’s (School of Politics and International Studies) research into the experiences of ousted MPs is accompanied by interviews with former politicians.

Financial Times
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