News

Leeds Olympians to watch

Published
Monday 30th July, 2012
Categories
University

Eleven Leeds alumni and current students are taking part in the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.

Jonny and Alistair pictured outside the Edge

New video games regulation a 'smokescreen'

Published
Monday 30th July, 2012
Categories
Society & Politics

New legislation to stop children playing inappropriate video games will fail unless government deals with the underlying issue of irresponsible parenting, research has found.

University commended by quality review

Published
Tuesday 24th July, 2012
Categories
University

The University was one of only two institutions reviewed by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) earlier this year to receive a commendation for its enhancement of the student learning experience.

Efforts to nip crime in bud hampered by lack of co-ordination

Published
Thursday 19th July, 2012
Categories
Society & Politics

Efforts to tackle anti-social behaviour among young people are being undermined by a lack of joined-up working and the inability of organisations to collect appropriate data and share information.

Hormones dictate when youngsters fly the nest

Published
Thursday 5th July, 2012
Categories
Environment

Seabirds feed their young less as they reach an age to fly the nest, but it's hormones that actually control when the chicks leave home, according to new research from the University of Leeds.