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The joy and value of learning and studying a degree is something anyone can enjoy at any age and for many returning to university as a mature student has opened the doors to new opportunities. Read more

May 22, 2018

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Students from around 30 schools across East Anglia will become crime scene investigators at an event organised by UEA's School of Chemistry, aimed at inspiring the next generation of chemists. Read more

May 21, 2018

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Students from UEA were recognised for achievements outside their studies, including the impact they make on the local community, at an awards ceremony in the LCR last night (17 May). Read more

May 18, 2018

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Limiting global warming to 1.5C would save the vast majority of the world’s plant and animal species from climate change – according to new research led by the University of East Anglia. Read more

May 17, 2018

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A Pharmacy PhD student from the UEA has been recognised as one of the brightest and most promising PhD and Postdoctoral leaders internationally. Read more

May 16, 2018

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Academics from UEA have taken a unique volcano-shaped exhibition displaying their research on volcanoes to St Vincent in the Caribbean to showcase, share and commemorate the connections. Read more

May 15, 2018

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Two species of seal found in Antarctic seas are helping scientists collect data about the temperature and salinity of waters around vulnerable ice sheets in West Antarctica. Read more

May 15, 2018

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The Government has announced a £40m investment in research at the new Quadram Institute (QI).  Read more

May 14, 2018

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A student from UEA has spoken out about her battle with mental health in the hope that it encourages her peers to seek help if they are struggling with their wellbeing, as exam season approaches. Read more

May 14, 2018

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The growth of carbon production from Chinese exports has slowed or reversed, reflecting a “new phase of globalisation” between developing countries that could undermine international efforts to reduce emissions. Read more

May 14, 2018

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To celebrate National Operating Practitioners’ Day (14 May), the University of East Anglia (UEA) is holding an event to showcase the valuable work of Operating Department Practitioners (ODP) to encourage people to enter into the profession. Read more

May 11, 2018

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New research led by UEA reveals that frequently being the target of workplace aggression not only affects the victim’s health but can also cause them to behave badly towards others. Read more

May 11, 2018

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UEA has appointed Professor Frances Bowen as the new Pro-Vice Chancellor for Social Sciences. Read more

May 10, 2018

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Student nurses from the University of East Anglia (UEA) have highlighted the important role they play in providing accessible healthcare for everyone, to mark International Nurses Day (Saturday 12 May). Read more

May 10, 2018

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Academics from UEA have organised free film screenings for Mental Health Awareness Week that will engage mental health professionals and members of the public in discussions about how mental health issues are represented in cinema. Read more

May 10, 2018

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Same-sex mating behaviour amongst male insects is much more likely to be due to incompetence, than sexual preference, male-male competition or evolutionary motivation - according to new UEA research. Read more

May 10, 2018

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A chemist from UEA has won a prestigious award from the Royal Society of Chemistry for his research into infection and antibiotics. Read more

May 8, 2018

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Staff from UEA who go above and beyond to make the University a fantastic place to study have been recognised at an awards ceremony organised by UEA Students’ Union. Read more

May 4, 2018

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In the lead up to International Day of the Midwife (5 May), two midwifery students from the University of East Anglia (UEA) have shared their experiences of helping pregnant women in Uganda which has inspired them to work in developing countries. Read more

May 4, 2018

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Researchers from UEA have helped provide fresh insight into how huge volcanic ash plumes, which can critically disrupt aviation and cause major impact on the ground, are transported in the atmosphere. Read more

May 2, 2018

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