Leeds Alumni
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If you're struggling through #DryJanuary, here's an interesting take on the concept by Dr Henry Yeomans from our School of Law.

'Dry' and 'try' January campaigns show moderate drinking is not just about units of alcohol

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01/19/2017 at 08:27. Facebook
#ThrowbackThursday today to a glimpse at broadcaster Andy Kershaw's student diary from this day in 1981.

Andy had the enviable task of booking bands for the Union. With the likes of The Clash, Bert Jansch and Ian Dury gracing the stage, this was certainly a fine era for music in Leeds.

Check out who's played at Leeds. Were you there? [ Leeds.ac.uk Link ]
Leeds Alumni
01/17/2017 at 10:29. Facebook
Leeds alum Chris Alridge (Physics 2002) explains why he got involved with the Leeds Network. Chris has been helping our students with careers advice. We always need new volunteers. Can you help?

Chris Aldridge Leeds Network

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Something to be cheerful about this #BlueMonday - the Leeds alumni photo gallery has reached 7000 photos. That's 7000 exclusive photos of campus from 1940 onwards.

See the full set when you sign up to Leeds alumni online: alumni.leeds.ac.uk/scrapbook

Scrapbook - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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Rows of desks, sweaty palms, all-nighters...it can only mean one thing: exams are here. Happy memories, right? Good luck to all our students this January.
It's a new year and we've got some new events lined up in the alumni calendar. Make this the year you reconnect and find out what's going on.

Events calendar - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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Years after attending his lectures, alumni still recall Professor Zygmunt Bauman who died yesterday as one of their favourite lecturers.

Pay tribute to Professor Bauman and share your memories.

Remembering Bauman - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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The world’s press have been paying tribute to Leeds’ renowned sociologist and leading thinker Professor Zygmunt Bauman, who died yesterday. Professor Bauman was also an influential teacher whose alumni remember him well.

You can find out more about the man and his ideas in an article written for our alumni magazine. His loss will be felt not only in Leeds, but world-wide.

bauman - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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5 good reasons to join Leeds alumni online. Don't miss out! Make 2017 the year to reconnect with your university.

lao - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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Do you have what it takes to be the 2017 alumni quiz champions? Find out when the Leeds2London pub quiz returns on Thursday 16 February.

Test your general knowledge on a wide range of subjects with, as always, a few questions about Leeds for good measure.

Leeds2London pub quiz - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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Happy new year to all our alumni. Here's hoping 2017 is a good one. We've had a great year at Leeds - here is a snapshot of some of the highlights.

Wishing you all a peaceful and happy start to the new year.
A Christmas riddle for you all, slightly more cerebral than the ones tucked into crackers.

Seasons greetings to all our Leeds alumni, from the Alumni and Development Team.
The Alumni Office will soon be shutting down for the Christmas holidays. What a fantastic year we’ve had. We can’t wait for 2017 when we’ll be welcoming yet more alumni to our ranks.

Why not have a look at our website over the Christmas break to see how you can stay connected to the University and find old friends.

Home - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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Staff and students get together to sing a special Christmas thankyou message to the many alumni and other supporters whose gifts, both financial and practica...

Twelve Days Video

Staff and students get together to sing a special Christmas thankyou message to the many alumni and other supporters whose gifts, both financial and practica...

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A festive #ThrowbackThursday this week to 2009 when campus was bathed in a lovely Christmassy layer of snow. A fab shot of the Parkinson Building taken from St George's Fields. Merry Christmas.
Leeds alumnus, three times space shuttle astronaut, climate scientist, Deputy Director of Goddard’s Sciences and Exploration Directorate and all round Priestley Centre hero, Piers Sellers has been selected to receive the Space Foundation 2017 General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award.

Piers Sellers wins prestigious Space Foundation Lifetime Space Achievement award : Priestley International Centre for Climate

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Gold medals, fraternal support, thrilling finishes....Leeds graduate Alistair Brownlee has done it all in 2016 and is a contender for tonight's BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

Tune in and vote to give him some good old Leeds support.

spoty_vote - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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Wanting to wish your Leeds friends a merry Christmas but lost touch? Log on and see if they are in our online directory.

Directory - Leeds Alumni Online - University of Leeds

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It might be the end of the year but for our new alumni it’s just the beginning. Here’s a snapshot of their proud graduation moments from the last week on campus. #Leedsgrad16

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Winter graduations 2016

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The end of a busy week of graduations. Last but not least, we welcome new alumni joining us from Biological Sciences, Physics, Music, Design, Performance & Cultural Industries, Philosophy and Earth & Environment. Well done to all. #Leedsgrad16