Matty Bovan launches acclaimed collection at London Fashion Week18 February 2019
Leeds Beckett University senior lecturer and fashion designer Matty Bovan has debuted his Autumn/Winter 2019 collection to critical acclaim at London Fashion Week.Read more
World-leading biomechanics research praised by Lord Coe15 February 2019
Elite athletes from across the globe are poised to benefit from ground-breaking research by Leeds Beckett University.Read more
Cementing Yorkshire as the home of sculpture31 January 2019
In the latest of our PhD student spotlight features, we met up with Julia McKinlay, an artist studying for a practice-based PhD alongside developing a new international sculpture festival for Yorkshire.
Youth sport coaching programme launched in America30 January 2019
A successful European programme providing innovative approaches to education for youth sport coaches – led by Leeds Beckett University and the International Council for Coaching Excellence – is now being launched in the United States.
Awards of up to £80k available for medical technology collaborations20 December 2018
There is still time for Leeds Beckett researchers working in fields linked to medical technologies to apply for the latest round of funding to develop innovative new products that will benefit patients.
New international project to boost adults’ involvement in theatre18 December 2018
Performance academics at Leeds Beckett University are collaborating with arts organisations across Europe to develop new, non-verbal methods of adult theatre education and increase participation in theatre.
Tackling racial inequality in universities18 December 2018
Leeds Beckett is set to co-host an international workshop in Brazil next year, with the aim of tackling racial inequality in universities.
International volunteering project to improve lives of young people14 December 2018
A new project to improve young people’s integration within society in countries across the world has been launched at Leeds Beckett University, thanks to a student’s international volunteering placement.
Education for youth sport coaches revolutionised by Leeds Beckett13 December 2018
A new series of free online courses to develop youth sport coaches - launched by Leeds Beckett University and the International Council for Coaching Excellence – has been recognised as one of the most innovative approaches to coach education in the world.
Leeds Beckett academics scoop four British Academy research grants15 November 2018
Projects investigating the impact of ‘bloke-ification’ on women working in advertising, media stigmatisation of benefit claimants, the work of philosopher Jean-François Lyotard, and modern energy services in The Gambia, have all received funding from the prestigious British Academy.
Show homes are shown the door with new virtual reality experience6 November 2018
A new virtual reality show home experience is revolutionising the house-buying journey for clients of Leeds-based property developers, Citu.