News

Next Pro-Chancellor appointed

Published
Tuesday 30th November, 2021
Categories
University
Working in the region
Working with Business

A Leeds alumnus has been appointed as the next Pro-Chancellor of the University.

Alastair Da Costa, incoming Pro-Chancellor of the University of Leeds

Joint policing research centre launched

Published
Tuesday 30th November, 2021
Categories
Society & Politics
Working in the region

A £10m research centre dedicated to better understanding how the police and other services can prevent and reduce vulnerabilities is launched today by Leeds and the University of York.

Police officers seen from behind, wearing high visibility jackets

Assessing household mixing during the pandemic

Published
Thursday 25th November, 2021
Categories
Coronavirus
Health
Technology

Key data showing how people adhered to the UK government’s COVID-19 laws preventing household mixing in England have been analysed for the first time. 

A person's hands holding a mobile phone with a location pin and map shown on the screen

Less healthy foods and drinks also damage climate

Published
Thursday 25th November, 2021
Categories
News
Health

Cutting out your morning pastry and expensive coffee might help fight the climate crisis, a Leeds-led study published today reveals.

A breakfast of pastries and coffee

Leeds wins funding to open up postgraduate research

Published
Wednesday 24th November, 2021
Categories
University

Two major new research projects to improve access to postgraduate study for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic students are underway at Leeds.

A group of students sitting outside at the University of Leeds