Irish Ambassador visits Leeds Beckett20 November 2015
The Irish Ambassador, Daniel Mulhall, recently visited Leeds Beckett University for a presentation event for city charity, Leeds Irish Health and Homes (LIHH), to celebrate them receiving national recognition for their excellence in people management.Read more
New book shines spotlight on the changing UK music festival scene20 November 2015
A new book investigating the evolution of the UK music festival has been published by a Leeds Beckett University lecturer and events industry expert.Read more
Our upcoming events
Whole Systems Approach To Obesity
Join us to find out about a new national initiative - the Whole Systems Obesity programme - and hear lessons from one of the most innovative international approaches. This event will be of interest to all those engaged in tackling obesity, promoting healthier lifestyles and creating healthier environments.
Undergraduate Open Day
Our Open Days are a great way to find out why we are one of the most popular universities in the country. It's your opportunity to see our incredible campuses, talk to staff and students and find out everything you need to know about student life.
An Evening with David Hevey
As part of the celebrations of UK Disability History Month (UKDHM) acclaimed journalist, filmmaker and photographer David Hevey joins us to talk about his new projects and discuss representations of disability in the media.
(Re)Writing Yorkshire: Look North - Writing Yorkshire in Contemporary British Fiction with Sunjeev Sahota and Dr Katy Shaw
This event showcases the writing of Sunjeev Sahota, named one of Granta’s Best of British Young Novelists in 2013 and a rising star of contemporary literature.
‘Doing Urban History in an Urban World’
In an urban world, urban history is more important than ever, especially in explaining the huge social, economic and environmental challenges facing us all today, but also in understanding our increasingly recognisable global urban culture.
'Evidence-based teaching: An Opportunity for Teachers' Agency or a Case of Robots Building Robots?' - Professor Carey Philpott
Professor Carey Philpott has recently become a professor and will be delivering his inaugural lecture on evidence-based teaching on Wednesday 9 December.