Leeds Beckett University sports stars honoured at 2020 Leeds Sports Awards28 February 2020
World Triathlon star Alex Yee and three-time Paralympic Champion David Stone MBE were recognised at the Leeds Sports Awards which were held at the First Direct Arena on 27 February.
Graduate offers paid opportunities to students18 February 2020
Leeds Beckett graduate Matt Gibson (BA (Hons) Sport Marketing, 2016) is supporting students through his role at Leeds United FC.
Architecture graduates named as rising stars5 February 2020
Nick Tyrer (BA (Hons) Architecture, 2009 and MArch, 2012) and Benni Allan (BA (Hons) Architecture, 2011) have been named in the RIBA Journal Rising Stars 2019 list.
Oscar win for Leeds Beckett graduate5 February 2020
MSc Digital Video and Special Effects graduate Ayyappadas Vijayakumar worked as Visual Effects Editor on 1917 which took home the Oscar for Best Visual Effects alongside awards for Best Cinematography and Best Sound Mixing.
National award for work on jockey and rider training programmes14 January 2020
A former Leeds Beckett University Masters student who helped develop a programme for training coaches in the horseracing industry including ex top professional jockeys has received a national award.
Leeds Beckett University Honorary Graduate awarded MBE28 December 2019
Gabby Logan has been appointed an MBE in the New Year Honours list for services to sports broadcasting and promoting women in sport.
Leeds Beckett University student named England Rugby Union under 18s Head Coach15 November 2019
Leeds Beckett University MSc Sport Coaching student, Jonathan Pendlebury, has been appointed Head Coach of England Rugby Union’s under-18s academy team.
Brownlee brothers awarded Honorary Doctorates by Leeds Beckett University8 November 2019
Alistair Brownlee MBE and Jonny Brownlee have been awarded Honorary Doctorates by Leeds Beckett University.
Olympians to receive Honorary Doctorates from Leeds Beckett University8 October 2019
Leeds Beckett University is to award Honorary Doctorates to local Olympians, Alistair Brownlee MBE and Jonathan Brownlee next month.