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Exceptional team rehome students after emergency evacuation

A brilliant team effort ensured that 188 students were quickly and safely rehomed after being evacuated at short notice from their residences.

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School teachers strike - guidance for staff

Ahead of seven days of strike action by the National Education Union, please read the latest guidance for parents and carers of school-age children.

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Inside track

VC blog: Faith in difficult times

Vice-Chancellor Professor Simone Buitendijk’s latest blog considers how faith can help us through uncertain and difficult times.

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Simone Buitendijk is the thirteenth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds, a major Russell Group University.

Inside track / My week archive

Event highlights

Jan 29
  • 1:00 to
  • 1:00
University of Leeds International Concert Series: Spring season 2023

The International Concert Series Spring season includes performances every Friday lunchtime during term time and the 2023 Contemporary Music Festival.

Jan 31
  • 13:00 to
  • 14:00
How to have energy – nutritional ideas to transform your day

This free online professional development webinar hosted by career experts Career Farm is open to Leeds alumni, students and staff members.

Feb 1
  • 17:30 to
  • 19:00
War in Our Time: Webinar series

A Zoom webinar series run by the University of Leeds, University of Birmingham and St Andrews.

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Leeds research

'Remarkable' results in colon cancer trial

Giving colon cancer patients chemotherapy before surgery cuts the risk of the disease coming back, according to the results of a new clinical trial. 

Leeds spinout Slingshot Simulations secures £3m investment

Slingshot Simulations, a spinout from the University of Leeds, has secured a £3 million round of investment led by Northern Gritstone, alongside Mercia and the Northern Powerhouse Fund.

Watch & Listen

Listen to our Vice-Chancellor share the latest in her new monthly series of podcasts.

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