News

A new artist on the University scene

Published
Thursday 16th June, 2011
Categories
Arts & Culture
University

Acclaimed theatre designer Becs Andrews joins a group of University of Leeds artists and performers on a mission to create new work, inspire and bring a range of arts into the community.

Experts tackle social mobility in Westminster

Published
Monday 13th June, 2011
Categories
Society & Politics

University of Leeds academics are today leading calls for a change in government policy and social service provision, at a conference on social mobility in Westminster.

C-Capture could bring cleaner energy to the North East

Published
Friday 10th June, 2011
Categories
Working with Business
Environment

A University of Leeds spin-out company aiming to reduce the UK's carbon dioxide emissions has received seed capital totalling £160,500.

The delights of Dante

Published
Thursday 9th June, 2011
Categories
Arts & Culture

A theatre company is looking for 30 teenagers to join a free open-air production of Dante's Inferno in Millennium Square, Leeds

Religion, Security and Policing - Responding to Prevent

Published
Tuesday 7th June, 2011
Categories
Society & Politics

Academics, policy-makers and police have gathered for a major international colloquium on religion, policing and security, coinciding with the Government's review of the Prevent strategy.

Fossil find gives hope for animal life in 'lost cities'

Published
Tuesday 7th June, 2011
Categories
Environment

The world's oceans could be littered with thousands of undiscovered 'lost cities' housing communities of creatures that thrive in some of the Earth's most extreme conditions, a new discovery suggests.

Methane gas from cows - the proof is in the poo!

Published
Monday 6th June, 2011
Categories
Science
Environment

Scientists could have a revolutionary new way of measuring how much of the potent greenhouse gas methane is produced by cows and other ruminants, thanks to a surprising discovery in their poo.