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02 September 2022

Professor Melanie Leng MBE receives Honorary Doctorate from Oxford Brookes University

Professor Melanie Leng MBE has been presented with an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Oxford Brookes during this month’s graduation ceremonies.

Professor Melanie Leng MBE

28 July 2022

Five dating tips from the Georgian era

If there was one thing the Georgians loved, it was the idea of love itself.

A Georgian painting

20 September 2021

‘Legacies of Eugenics’ explored in new exhibition and website

Marking a century since the influential Second International Eugenics Congress was organised at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, Professor Marius Turda has curated a new exhibition exploring the history and legacies of eugenics.

A woman calling for justice

26 January 2021

The great outdoors: £1 million grant to study countryside rights of way

COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of accessing nature to people’s health and wellbeing, with 42% of adults saying that ‘visiting green and natural spaces has been even more important to their wellbeing since coronavirus’*.

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