University welcomes Professor Michael Arthur
from Southampton University as Vice-Chancellor
from 1 September 2004.
See here for more details.
not quack science - farm animals to get herbal
research into herbal remedies in the farmyard
could soon see pigswill garnished with garlic
and cows chewing on cinnamon-flavoured cud.
welcomes new Vice Chancellor
its meeting on December 11, Council appointed
professor Michael Arthur as the University’s
plans discussed by Leeds
to implement across-the-board undergraduate
fees of £3,000 from 2006/7 – should
Parliament approve the Higher Education Bill
– are going through the committee process.
to assess school fruit scheme
Nuffield Institute has been awarded a £500,000
contract to assess the impact of the National
School Fruit Scheme.
new LIGHT on human proteins
Leeds Institute of Genetics, Health and Therapeutics
(LIGHT) is the only UK academic centre to be
included in the Human Proteome organisation
(HUPO), the most important international scientific
collaboration since the human genome project.
gives time to back jumbo conservation scheme
Services TV producer David Felber has completed
work on Wild at Art – a documentary project
that aims to raise more than £20,000 to
support wildlife and conservation charities.
offers a positive experience
hard and doing well at university is fun, according
to the UK’s biggest survey of student
future of employment . . . the ‘hourglass’
and the general public think they know where
employment in Britain is heading.
engineering helps research into the liver
glass livers being developed at Leeds could
help those suffering from liver failure, and
improve understanding of how the organ works,
year’s honours for Leeds academics
from dentistry, social policy and geography
at Leeds have been recognised in the new year’s
warning makes global impact
vibrantly coloured Boyd’s forest dragon
is just one of a million species which are threatened
by global warming, according to Leeds-led research
which made front pages and news broadcasts around
Chair appointments at the University.