475, 21 January 2002
his own words
Heaney will give a poetry reading at the University
societies give the best return on your money, according
to a survey carried out by LUBS' International Institute
of Banking and Financial Services.
design for knees
design of artificial knee replacements for younger patients
is to be improved, following £25,761 funding by
the Arthritis Research Campaign.
University Business School has won an award for best
altered building in the City of Leeds awards for architecture.
school of medicine has received a £1m donation
form a trust set up by the late lottery winner Cheridan
supermarket receipts could soon be telling us whether
we eat too much fat following an investigation in Leeds
into ways of assessing household fat and energy consumption.
a thousand students braved the chilly conditions in
December to attend their graduation ceremonies.
of cosmic rays
Royal Society's premier lecture in the physical sciences,
the Royal Bakerian Lecture, is to be given at Leeds
by former Astronomer Royal Sir Alfred Wolfendale.
method of monitoring engine perfrmance described as
'revolutionary' by industry experts has secured electronic
and electrical engineering lecturer Dr Greg Horler £250,000
venture capital to develop its commercial potential.
multilingual online catalogue of information sources
providing support for educational research, policy and
practce is to be made available through the internet.
celebrates nursing pioneeer Mary Seacole
story of Mary Seacole, a black woman famous in the mid-nineteenth
century for her ground-breaking nursing work in the
Crimean war is the subject of a forthcoming lecture.