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Finding space for yourself during exams

If you are looking for ways to have a break from revising, here are some activities that may provide the opportunity.

Event to celebrate Carnegie Doctoral studies

Doctoral students in the Carnegie School of Education celebrated their achievements this year at a Networking Dinner, hosted by undergraduate hospitality students at the Carnegie Pavilion.

Royal recognition for student’s wellbeing service

A Leeds Beckett student has received The Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Award for her business, supporting the wellbeing of adults and young people in the North of England.

Leeds Beckett graduate takes on Tour de Yorkshire

Former Leeds Beckett University student Scott Thwaites will be competing in his first Tour de Yorkshire race this weekend. Scott is part of Team Dimension Data – the highest level cycling team – and will take part in the three-day event which starts on Friday.

Students set the stage for 11th Live at Leeds music festival

A team of Leeds Beckett University students are working together to set the stage for one of the city’s biggest live music events this May bank holiday weekend as Live at Leeds returns for its 11th year.

'Sports Day' memories to be shared at dementia event

Local older people living with dementia will be gathering at Leeds Beckett University next week to join a celebration event and share memories of their ‘Sports Days’.

Leeds Beckett graduate makes event planning easy with new app

An enterprising Leeds Beckett University graduate is getting ready to launch a new company which will make managing events simple and efficient.

Paws on the Acre

Undergraduate Events Management students raised £850 for Guide Dogs for the Blind at their recent Paws on the Acre event at Headingley Campus.

Event to examine the history of South Asian cricket in Yorkshire

The role of cricket in the story of South Asian migration to Yorkshire will be the subject of a free talk at Leeds Beckett University as part of the Carnegie Conversations series.

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