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When volunteering takes you out of this world

When volunteering takes you out of this world
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Our 2019 Alumni Volunteer of the Year Emily Seto discusses the value of her role, how a dodgy burger transformed her life and the presence of life of Mars.
Date:
29/11/2019

A winning friendship

A winning friendship
Description
We all have those important friendships we make on campus, as we mark the centenary of the University's Rugby Club we speak to two alumni whose friendship was built on (and off) the pitch.
Date:
29/11/2019

The business of human rights

The business of human rights
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How does human rights and corporate law shape what companies do - and don't do - on the ground? University and alumni experts share the latest developments and trends in human rights and corporate law.
Date:
31/10/2019

A charitable contribution

A charitable contribution
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Charity finances are under the microscope unlike ever before, with a number of high profile cases recently. Ahead of a talk on campus alumna Nicki Deeson, International Finance Director at Amnesty International, lifts the lid on the sector.
Date:
28/10/2019

Antidepressant use in over-65s doubles in 20 years according to University study

Antidepressant use in over-65s doubles in 20 years according to University study
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A new study published by the University of East Anglia and supported by the University of Nottingham has highlighted an increase in the use of antidepressants by over-65s.
Date:
23/10/2019

Embrace the eight-legged invasion

Embrace the eight-legged invasion
Description
September is usually when we see an influx of spiders into our homes, but this year has seen a notable increase in our eight-legged guests. The University's SpiderLab is at the forefront of research into the behaviour of all things arachnid.
Date:
24/09/2019

Your views for the new University strategy

Your views for the new University strategy
Description
The University is launching a new strategy and has developed content proposals to invite discussion and capture views from our staff, students and alumni.
Date:
28/08/2019

Building the foundations to tackle climate change

Building the foundations to tackle climate change
Description
The construction of more sustainable housing and offices could play a huge part in tackling climate change. Alumna Clara Bagenal George works as a sustainable engineer and has the inside track on how we can all make a difference.
Date:
23/08/2019

Refugees given a taste of campus life at summer school

Refugees given a taste of campus life at summer school
Description
A special summer school held at the University over the summer has given 47 refugees from across the UK a unique taste of campus life. It was organised by an alumna whose life's work is to help them access higher education.
Date:
22/08/2019

Rethinking language and inequality

Rethinking language and inequality
Description
Have you ever considered how the language you speak may inadvertently (or deliberately) put you at a disadvantage in your daily life? Professor Douglas Kibbee, a world expert on the relationship between language and law, is seeking to address this inequality.
Date:
10/07/2019
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