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Facts about the Laidlaw Library

There are many things that you may not know about our new library.
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The new library: bees, booths and broadband

It has 50,000 bees living in hives on the roof; over 900 new study places connected to superfast broadband; it has 150,000 books – with hundreds of thousands more publications available online.
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It’s time for Reform: Leeds International Medieval Congress

This week marks the 22nd annual International Medieval Congress (6 – 9 July), when more than two thousand of the world’s most knowledgeable medievalists descend on the University of Leeds.
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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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Name change ushers in new era for choir

The Clothworkers Consort of Leeds is the new name for the Leeds University Liturgical Choir.
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Fostering a research environment in Arts

The Leeds Humanities Research Institute (LHRI) is launching a new set of activities in 2012-13, following a strategic review by the Faculty of Arts.
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Team Talk - Plant Nematology Group

We talk to the University's Plant Nematology Group, who carry out research into plant parasitic nematodes, about their projects, challenges and rewarding experiences.
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Bulbs for bees

Look out for a colourful surprise next spring, when some 3,000 crocus and snowdrop bulbs burst into life across campus.
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