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21st January 2020

Unearthing Britain’s medieval past

Our archaeologists have unearthed the secrets of Britain’s most powerful bishops to teach us more about the country’s medieval past.

7th January 2020

Baby sleep expertise leads to new bedsharing advice

Research by our baby sleep experts has led to new international guidance on bedsharing.

19th December 2019

Watching TV makes us prefer thinner women

Films, adverts and reality TV shows don’t always paint a realistic picture of women’s body shapes but how much influence does TV have on our preferences?

University & City: Working together

We are proud of the positive contribution we make to Durham City, economically, culturally, socially and through our world-leading research.

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Transformative teaching and learning

Keep up to date with the digital transformation taking place at Durham, which will make learning more accessible and inclusive.

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Online tool launched

As part of our continuing efforts to tackle bullying and harassment, hate incidents and sexual misconduct, we have launched the Report + Support online tool this October.

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Watching TV makes us prefer thinner women

Films, adverts and reality TV shows don’t always paint a realistic picture of women’s body shapes but how much influence does TV have on our preferences?

 

22nd January 2020

WBBL Championship first for Durham Palatinates

We’re celebrating our elite athletes, the Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL) Durham Palatinates, who made history this weekend.

21st January 2020

Student singers take centre stage

Our super-talented student singers will be centre stage at a two-week vocal festival.

The Durham Vocal Festival 2020 will have something for all tastes, and some of our best student ensembles will be performing. 

21st January 2020

Durham Students are bringing the Wild West to the Gala stage

Durham University students are going to be performing the much-loved Broadway and Hollywood musical ‘Oklahoma!’ this week in Durham’s Gala Theatre.

From our student blogMy Chinese New Year celebration in Durham

In this blog second year education student, Yizhuo who is also a member of the Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA) tells us why she is looking forward to the Lunar New Year celebrations. There are events happening across the University and city this weekend, read the blog to find out more.

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