University statement regarding river safety improvements
A number of riverside safety improvements are to be carried out in Durham City this summer in response to the review by The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
Durham University confers honorary degrees on leading international and national figures
Three distinguished international figures from the media, higher education and business were awarded honorary degrees alongside thousands of students graduating from Durham University this week.
Review of Durham river safety makes recommendations
A full review of riverside safety in Durham City, carried out by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), has been published today. The report praises the partnership response to concerns raised and outlines measures for further improvements.
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£1.5m scholarship for postgraduate students
Durham University is offering £1.5m of scholarships for eligible postgraduate taught students in the academic year 2015/16.
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Boost for student entrepreneurs
Durham University has been awarded £34,500 in a national student enterprise competition for a project which aims to raise awareness and understanding of Intellectual Property issues amongst students, especially budding entrepreneurs.
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Paralympic gold for Durham University student Lily van den Broecke
Durham University student and rowing cox Lily van den Broecke is celebrating after winning gold at the London 2012 Paralympics.
Olympic Torch given warm welcome on University’s Racecourse
Thousands of people celebrated the arrival of the Olympic Torch in Durham City on the University’s Racecourse this weekend.
Durham Declares as University Fees Market Takes Shape
England's third oldest university, renowned for the quality and employability of its graduates, has announced plans to charge a headline fee of £9,000 per year to undergraduates from 2012.
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