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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Durham University appoints new Vice-Chancellor and Warden
Durham University has appointed its new Vice-Chancellor and Warden following an extensive appointment process.
Durham University joins up with British Paralympic Association to host festival of disability sport
A national para-sports festival will be held at the £6.7M Durham University sport centre this week, showcasing the University’s facilities and vast array of sport and fitness opportunities.
Student safety volunteering scheme is launched in Durham
Around 50 Durham University students will be helping fellow students to stay safe as they take up their new roles as volunteers in Durham City Centre.
Durham University student one step closer to being one of the first humans on Mars
Durham University student, Hannah Earnshaw, is among the final 100 hopefuls for a one-way trip to Mars as part of the Mars One Project.
University statement regarding student safety and wellbeing
Durham University has outlined a series of measures to address student safety and wellbeing, working with partners in the Durham City Safety Group. A number of activities are already in place within our Colleges.
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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