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Good University Guide puts Leeds among top UK universities

- The University of Leeds has been named as runner-up for this year's University of the Year award and has risen to 17th place in The Sunday Times and The Times Good University Guide.

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Thinking forward through the past

- A major international research project led by the University of Leeds has attracted significant funding from the AHRC to shine new light on forgotten works by Jewish artists.

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Peacock’s train is not such a drag

- The magnificent plumage of the peacock may not be quite the sacrifice to love that it appears to be, University of Leeds researchers have discovered.

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Exploring Leeds and Yorkshire in the First World War

- University of Leeds academics are taking part in a major public event examining the role of Leeds and the wider region in the First World War.

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‘Office life’ of bacteria may be their weak spot

- Scientists at the University of Leeds think we may be able to drown deadly bacteria in their own paperwork.

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Rowers unlock potential with new boathouse

- The doors have opened on a new £1 million boathouse which will be used by rowers from across Leeds, including Leeds University Union's rowers.

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