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Research Showcase 2017

All research staff and students are invited to attend our Research Showcase 2017 on Wednesday 18 October, James Graham, Headingley Campus, 08:30 – 13:00.

Staff Shuttle Bus launched

The Staff Shuttle Bus sets off on Monday 16 October with two services running between City and Headingley campuses between 08:00 and 18:00, Monday to Friday.

Book exploring global child welfare set to be launched at the House of Lords

Book exploring global child welfare set to be launched at the House of Lords

A Leeds Beckett University academic has co-edited a new book exploring global child welfare

Music academics transform energy into sound to win international challenge

Music academics transform energy into sound to win international challenge

Music academics at Leeds Beckett are celebrating after their innovative project, converting energy into sound, beat off competition from across Europe to win the Verbund Innovation Challenge 2017.

Leeds Beckett Professor announced as Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences

Leeds Beckett Professor announced as Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences

A leading scholar in the field of leisure studies, and world leader in the development of leisure theory, has been conferred as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (AcSS).

Carbon emissions slashed

Carbon emissions slashed

Leeds Beckett has been ranked as the 23rd best performer in the University Carbon Performance Tables which measure the performance of all UK universities in reducing their carbon emissions.

Teaching Excellence Framework

Dean of Quality, Barbara Colledge and Professor Ruth Pickford, Director of the Centre for Learning and Teaching talk about our recent TEF results.
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Events

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