Juno Practitioner status was recently awarded to the School of Physics and Astronomy for their proactive approach to achieving equal gender opportunities and encouraging best practice among staff.
Currently, British Sign Language (BSL) includes limited astrophysics terms, but Dr Olja Panic will develop 50 new signs that will make it more accessible to the deaf community.
Researchers will be inspired by stories of space missions from a NASA Space Shuttle pilot at a Pint of Science event next week. A Leeds astrochemist will also give insight into the formation of stars.
The Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics (LIFD) is celebrating a successful launch, culminating in a seminar delivered by one of the world’s leading academics on the subject.
Students at the University of Leeds are in the UK’s top ten most targeted by leading employers.