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Greg James has been announced as one of UEA’s honorary degree recipients this summer, on the eve of the Radio 1 Big Weekend in Norwich. Read more

May 21, 2015

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Scientists and clinicians at the University of East Anglia and across the Norwich Research Park have carried out the first detailed study of how our intestinal tract changes as we age, and how this determines our overall health. Read more

May 21, 2015

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Leading names in the UK’s festival scene will gather at the University of East Anglia on the eve of Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Norwich, to look at the UK’s ever-growing festival culture. Read more

May 20, 2015

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We need to adapt how we live and work better with nature to solve the world’s ecological crisis – according to Dr Mick Collins from the University of East Anglia. Read more

May 18, 2015

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New research from the University of East Anglia shows that an evolutionary force known as ‘sexual selection’ can explain the persistence of sex as a dominant mechanism for reproducing offspring. Read more

May 18, 2015

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The human gut influences the mind in more ways than we might think – according to a leading medical expert from the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read more

May 13, 2015

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Students from 35 schools in East Anglia will take part in a range of scientific challenges, help solve a ‘murder’ and witness a dramatic ‘Kitchen Chemistry’ science show at UEA this week. Read more

May 13, 2015

Leaving your car at home could help shed pounds – according to new research from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR). Read more

May 8, 2015

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Crome Court, UEA’s newest student accommodation building, took a top award at last night’s RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyor) East of England Awards (6 May). Read more

May 7, 2015

Frozen is one of the biggest-grossing animations of all time, taking nearly $1.3 billion in worldwide box office revenue, creating a huge following of young fans and a merchandise empire. Read more

May 6, 2015

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The UEA Communications Office is celebrating today after being shortlisted for two prestigious UK Public Sector Communications Awards – including team of the year. Read more

May 1, 2015

Researchers from around the world, including UEA academics, have contributed to a new University of Queensland course that uncovers why the topic of climate change is so controversial, exploding a number of climate myths along the way. Read more

Apr 28, 2015

Cocaine use causes ‘profound changes’ in the brain that lead to an increased risk of relapse due to stress – according to new research from the University of East Anglia. Read more

Apr 28, 2015

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The University of East Anglia has retained a Top 20 position in one of the leading university league tables, being ranked 16th in the prestigious Complete University Guide 2015. Read more

Apr 27, 2015

A UEA Computing Sciences student has beaten hundreds of fellow game designers to reach the final of a national coding competition. Read more

Apr 17, 2015

From 18 April, 30 masterpieces on loan from the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg will go on display in the UK for the first time as part of Francis Bacon and the Masters at the Sainsbury Centre, Norwich (18 April – 26 July). Read more

Apr 17, 2015

Demand for natural rubber fuelled by the tyre industry is threatening protected parts of Southeast Asia - according to research from the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read more

Apr 17, 2015

A simple adaptor could transform TV viewing and gaming for colour-blind people – thanks to research from the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read more

Apr 15, 2015

New parents are being asked for their input in the development of midwife training at UEA. Read more

Apr 15, 2015

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The University of East Anglia has been named in the top ten best universities for student experience, for the fifth consecutive year. Read more

Apr 9, 2015