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Sport - History / Archeology - 12.05.2016
Olympic hopefuls and heroes mark the opening of University hockey pitch
PA xx/16 The University of Nottingham and Nottingham City Council have marked the opening of a new 'super' hockey pitch with a trip down memory lane to celebrate the heritage of the University's hockey clubs.

Sport - 04.04.2016
Ballet training could learn from football and rugby, says research
Ballet training could learn from football and rugby, says research
A new study from the Universities of Bath and Bristol suggests current practices for grouping and evaluating young dancers in ballet could be counterproductive.

Sport - Health - 04.04.2016
How ballet training could learn from football and rugby, says report
A new study from researchers in our Department for Health with colleagues at Bristol suggests that current practices for grouping and evaluating young dancers in ballet could be counterproductive, po

Sport - Administration - 02.03.2016
Health experts call on Government to ban tackling in school rugby

Sport - 28.01.2016
Athlete’s advice to half marathon runners
Colin Jackson helps novice runners ahead of University-sponsored event Welsh athletics legend Colin Jackson will this Saturday pass on his expert advice to the lucky '500 Club' runners taking part in the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships, Cardiff 2016, for free.

Event - Sport - 21.01.2016
Mo targets World Half Marathon

Sport - 27.11.2015
Free World Half Marathon places
Five hundred amateur runners are to be given the chance to run the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships, Cardiff 2016, for free As part of the International Association of Athlet

Health - Sport - 25.11.2015
‘Poo Racer’ video game to flush away bowel taboos
A poo racing video game which aims to change attitudes towards defecation and bowel health has been launched by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). A second new game, Gene Quest, has also been created to encourage interest in one of the world's largest genetics studies. Both games have been installed at Centre of the Cell, an innovative science education centre based in QMUL's Blizard Institute in Whitechapel.

Sport - 17.11.2015
Join The Conversation
The expert views and opinions of leading University academics have attracted 1.5m readers worldwide since the launch of an innovative website designed to bridge the gap between journalists and academics.

Sport - 09.11.2015
Football Community Cup hosted by Queen Mary FC

Sport - 26.10.2015
England rugby great Jason Leonard attends school tournament hosted by QMUL

Sport - 16.10.2015
Comment: Looking behind the data in a misleading cost-of-football survey
Christopher Kirkland, Teaching Associate at the University of Sheffield, comments on the methodology used by the BBC in their recent 'Cost of Football' survey.

Career - Sport - 25.09.2015
Having the 'right' connections only gets you so far
Having the ’right’ connections only gets you so far
Working with a highly reputable corporate leader helps managers get promoted to senior positions in the short term, but such a career boost is balanced in the longer-term as competitive job markets, including professional sports, punish those managers who initially benefited.

Health - Sport - 04.09.2015
Olympian Kate Richardson-Walsh officially opens new dental outreach clinic in Stratford

Sport - Life Sciences - 01.09.2015
Game on! Centre of the Cell holds its first game development workshop for young science communicators
Centre of the Cell opened its doors to a group of young Londoners to run a full day of game development activities.

Sport - Veterinary - 24.08.2015
Laura Muir set for World Athletics Championship final

Event - Sport - 30.07.2015
Paula Radcliffe takes official ambassador role

Sport - 20.05.2015
Sussex American football coach picks up tips in America
Sussex American football coach picks up tips in America The head coach of the American football club at Sussex wanted to learn more about the sport to help his team improve.

Sport - Law - 27.04.2015
More than just a game: Interactive entertainment and intellectual property law
On 24 April 2015, QMUL's Centre for Commercial Law Studies convened a group of legal experts to consider and examine issues around gaming an intellectual property law.

Sport - 22.04.2015
Liverpool FC Academy players visit the University of Warwick
A squad of academy players from Liverpool Football Club will be getting a taste of University life later this month when they visit the University of Warwick's Politics and International Studies Department (PAIS).

Administration - Sport - 22.04.2015
Concerns over UK government plan to increase participation in school rugby
Government plans to increase participation in rugby within schools fail to take into account data on the serious levels of school rugby-related injury and are happening in the absence of systems for

Sport - 25.03.2015
Sussex wins Varsity for second year running
Sussex wins Varsity for second year running
Sussex wins Varsity for second year running Sussex students retained the Varsity sports cup against local rivals Brighton this weekend, to the delight of a packed home crowd of supporters.

Event - Sport - 30.01.2015
Sussex athletes all set for Stanmer Park
Sussex athletes all set for Stanmer Park
Sussex athletes all set for Stanmer Park The training is almost over and nearly 40 University of Sussex runners are set to race at a national student athletics championships in Stanmer Park tomorrow (31 January).

Sport - Media - 15.01.2015
QMUL backed model-building game Sodaconstructor launches Kickstarter

Sport - 04.12.2014
How stroke survivors could benefit from computer games
Stroke survivors can have "significant" improvement in arm movements after using the Nintendo Wii as physiotherapy according to researchers.

Sport - Event - 04.11.2014
Bursaries for Sussex sport stars
Bursaries for Sussex sport stars

Event - Sport - 28.10.2014
Investing in the sports stars of tomorrow

Sport - History / Archeology - 28.10.2014
What did we learn from the 2014 World Cup?

Health - Sport - 29.09.2014
Behind every great man... the role of women in the lives of the "Football Fans In Training" men
The Football Fans in Training (FFIT) programme - a men-only weight loss and healthy living programme delivered in Scottish professional football clubs - has been acclaimed internationally for its success.

Health - Sport - 24.09.2014
Scientist by Day, Ice Hockey Player by Night
Three years ago, Dr Luke Piggott made headlines worldwide when his research using anti-cancer agent TRAIL discovered that the drug knocked out the protein c-FLIP, which gives stem cells their drug resistance. At the time, he was balancing life as a PhD student and a professional ice hockey player with the Cardiff Devils.

Event - Sport - 19.09.2014
Signal-boosting stadium app shortlisted for national award
Signal-boosting stadium app shortlisted for national award

Sport - 18.09.2014
Seagulls thank Sussex for use of sports facilities
Seagulls thank Sussex for use of sports facilities
Seagulls thank Sussex for use of sports facilities Following the opening of Brighton and Hove Albion FC's newtraining academy in Lancing, senior executives from the city's football club have gone on

Sport - Administration - 12.09.2014
Alumni celebrate 50 years of football and friendship

Sport - 06.08.2014
Academic's signal-boosting app heads to more football stadiums
Academic’s signal-boosting app heads to more football stadiums
Academic's signal-boosting app heads to more football stadiums A smartphone app - developed by a University of Sussex academic - that boosts phone signal in big stadiums is heading to more football grounds around the country.

Sport - 24.07.2014
Meet the six Dark Blues going for Commonwealth gold

Sport - Economics - 15.07.2014
Man U deal is ‘good news for Adidas’
15 Jul 2014 Yesterday, Manchester United announced a 10-year contract with Adidas, making it the club's new kit sponsor for a record-breaking minimum 750m.

Sport - History / Archeology - 10.07.2014
From frontiers to football
Press release issued: 10 July 2014 A new book by Dr Matthew Brown of the Department of Hispanic, Portuguese and Latin American Studies which presents an alternative history of Latin America is published today.

Sport - 08.07.2014
Nottingham athletes target Commonwealth success
The University of Nottingham will be well represented at this summer's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, with six current and former students selected to compete for their national teams.

Sport - 23.06.2014
Why fear brought down England at the World Cup, says Sussex psychologist
Why fear brought down England at the World Cup, says Sussex psychologist
Why fear brought down England at the World Cup, says Sussex psychologist England are out of the World Cup at the group stage for the first time since 1958, but there is nothing new about this failing to live up to their billing.

Sport - 18.06.2014
Manchester runner represents Team GB for the first time
18 Jun 2014 University of Manchester student Seren Bundy-Davies is competing in the European Team Championships in Germany this weekend.

Sport - 13.06.2014
It’s Go Scotland! for 12 University athletes

Sport - Social Sciences - 09.06.2014
FIFA World Cup 2014 - Durham University Expertise
FIFA World Cup 2014 - Durham University Expertise
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Sport - Economics - 14.05.2014
Sports mad Nottingham graduate does what he loves for a living
Film and Cultural Sociology graduate Andrew Whitelaw is hitting the big time in Singapore presenting and producing for the newly established internet radio station Red Card Sports Radio — the f

Event - Sport - 06.05.2014
Roses victory in 50th year

Sport - 08.04.2014
Plymouth University defeat old school rivals in annual Varsity event

Sport - 04.04.2014
World’s first database of footballer statues compiled by UK researchers
A database of statues commemorating football's heroes around the world has been compiled by researchers from the University of Sheffield.

Sport - 03.04.2014
Sussex takes back Varsity trophy from Brighton
Sussex takes back Varsity trophy from Brighton

Administration - Sport - 01.04.2014
When managers attack: Coaches who care about pundits’ opinions worse at controlling anger
The notoriously short fuses of some sports coaches could be explained by excessive concern with how they will be seen by others, according to new research.

Sport - 01.04.2014
Sussex women's football team win league after winning every game
Sussex women’s football team win league after winning every game
Sussex women's football team win league after winning every game The University of Sussex's women's 1st football team have won their league after winning every game this season.

Event - Sport - 14.03.2014
Fairtrade World Cup held in Plymouth