Breaking down cultural boundaries through dance29 June 2020
In the latest of our PhD student spotlight features, we spoke to Shambik Ghose, a contemporary dancer who is creating a new style of dance – fusing the classical North Indian dance, Kathak, and Western Jazz - and a teaching programme to accompany it.
New Talent Hub up and running at Leeds Beckett University to support talented athletes and coaches29 May 2020
A new athletics Talent Hub is now up and running at Leeds Beckett University (LBU) to support the next generation of talented athletes, their coaches and the wider club community.
Bringing to life the reality of reporting doping in sport22 May 2020
Ground-breaking research by academics at Leeds Beckett University has been brought to life in a new video examining doping in sport.
Degree apprenticeships available to help drive business success21 May 2020
Yorkshire employers have been invited to support a drive to create a new wave of skilled staff for the region.
Student nurses take a step forward6 May 2020
Stepping forward to help the NHS frontline are six student nurses from Leeds Beckett University. The team has been recruited early from their studies to start working for Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust as Aspirant Nurses.
Fashion students design masks and scrubs for front-line workers6 May 2020
Three fashion students from Leeds Beckett University have designed, made and donated hundreds of free face masks and scrubs to care homes, pharmacies, nurses, and healthcare assistants working in hospitals amid supply shortages during the coronavirus pandemic.
New research gives voice to victims of human trafficking27 April 2020
New research from Leeds Beckett aims to make permanent changes to policy in Kenya on the prevention of human trafficking and the protection of human trafficking victims.
Free online resources to boost Yorkshire business17 April 2020
Leeds Beckett University is working with a Yorkshire business support programme to provide free online resources to businesses during the coronavirus outbreak.
Student creates face shields in spare bedroom for NHS workers14 April 2020
A student at Leeds Beckett University has created face shields to protect front-line NHS healthcare workers as they treat coronavirus patients – using a 3D printer.