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Ukraine

Published
Thursday 17th November, 2022
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University

Update from Vice-Chancellor Professor Simone Buitendijk on the University’s response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

The Ukrainian flag, cropped

My Dad Wrote a Porno gang met at Leeds

Published
Monday 14th November, 2022
Categories
News

From a kitchen table to the Royal Albert Hall: how three Leeds alumni turned some dubious content into comedy gold.

My Dad Wrote a Porno friends throwing papers from manuscript in the air.

Fighting the climate crisis through film

Published
Friday 11th November, 2022
Categories
Alumni

Creative Producer and Co-founder of Duna Films Théo Grainzevelles uses video to inspire climate action. He played a key role at COP27, broadcasting proceedings around the globe.

Théo Grainzevelles sits on the stage at COP27

Negotiating on behalf of the UK

Published
Friday 4th November, 2022
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Alumni

Acting on behalf of the UK in climate negotiations, Leeds alum Kate Fearnyough travelled to COP27 hoping the conference would accelerate mitigation action around the world.

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Reassessing Sir Herbert Read

Published
Wednesday 2nd November, 2022
Categories
Alumni

The Henry Moore Foundation's new research season features former Leeds student Sir Herbert Read.

black and white photo of Sir Herbert Read sitting outside

Fighting Egypt's plastic waste

Published
Friday 28th October, 2022
Categories
Alumni

When growing up in Cairo, plastic pollutants had a devastating impact upon Aya Al-Sharqawy and her family. It was the motivation she needed to tackle the crisis head on after Leeds.

Aya Al Sharqawy stands in a field of crops in Egypt