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EU Settlement Scheme pilot ends this week

Eligible colleagues wishing to take part have until midnight on Friday 21 December to submit their application, details on how to reclaim the cost of the application have also been updated.

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Help cut our Christmas carbon emissions

We are committed to lowering our carbon emissions and the Christmas shutdown period gives us an opportunity to reduce energy waste.

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Inside Track – Sir Alan Langlands: Building a platform for changing times

As we reach the end of a year of real and tangible progress at the University across a range of issues, we are celebrating the award of significant European research grants.

Sir Alan Langlands Sir Alan Langlands

Sir Alan Langlands is the twelfth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds.

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Event highlights

Dec 18
  • 11:30 to
  • 12:30
  • Free
How to get involved with School Governance

Find out how you can get involved and what the benefits are to you and the community in a free webinar hosted by Governors for Schools. Available to staff and alumni of the University.

Dec 19
  • 12:00 to
  • 13:00
  • Free
Effective School Governance
Hillary Place SR (1.24)

Led by the Leeds Governor Support Service, this session will explore what it takes to become an effective school governor. This is also a great opportunity to network with other school governors.

Jan 17
  • 13:00 to
  • 14:00
  • Free
Goodbye to all what? Curating the Legacies of the First World War
Treasures of the Brotherton

100 years after the Armistice, the co-curators of the exhibition Goodbye to all that? Legacies of the First World War reflect on the social, cultural and personal impact of the Great War.

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Reporter 609 December 2018

ISSUE 609 December 2018

In this issue:
  • Robotics research campaign launched
  • 'Fantastic' Channel 4 announcement
  • 2023PlasticFree pledge
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Watch & Listen

Professor Martin Levesley, from the School of Mechanical Engineering, tells how robotics research is offering new hope to stroke survivors. Read more about how a new Footsteps Fund campaign is helping develop the technology behind the project.

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Leeds research

A young star caught forming like a planet

Astronomers have captured one of the most detailed views of a young star taken to date, and revealed an unexpected companion in orbit around it.

Evidence for prison sentence discrimination against Muslims ‘weak’

Offenders sentenced to prison who have Muslim names do not appear to be receiving unfairly long sentences, according to a new study of more than 8,000 UK Crown Court sentencing decisions.