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What can the world learn from the way Germany confronted its past?

- As the world prepares to mark 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz, an international exhibition looking at how Germany confronted the Holocaust is unveiled.

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Research shows how the hands-on dad isn’t a new phenomenon

- The 21st Century dad – as defined by celebrity fathers such as David Beckham, Brad Pitt and Jamie Oliver – isn’t a new phenomenon, according to new research.

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Injured soldier’s own thigh bone used for First World War ‘trench art’

- A brooch crafted from a piece of human thigh bone is among the items selected for an exhibition about the First World War at the University of Leeds.

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School of Music head wins British Composer Award

- Professor Martin Iddon, who leads the School of Music, won the Chamber category in the British Composer Awards for his composition, Danaë.

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Reframing disaster: revisiting global disasters

- This year marks the 30th anniversary of Bhopal gas disaster in India, the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide and the 10th anniversary of the South Asian tsunami on Boxing Day 2004.

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Four year labour of love creates a definitive study of Opera North

- A new book detailing the history of Opera North has been written by a University of Leeds lecturer.

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