Tag : gold

Leeds Gets Top Ten Spot for First Time

12 months ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has secured a place in the top 10 universities in the UK, in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018. The overall 2018 rankings are based on a range of metrics and, after being named University of the Year by the guide last … Read More

New university ranking system to drive up fees

2 years ago / 0 comments

The government has signalled that it is preparing to abolish the £9000 cap on tuition fees, allowing them to rise with inflation. An increase of £250 is expected for students applying for 2017 entry. This increase has been linked to a new university ranking system set to be trialed over … Read More

Science | Money can’t grow on trees, but gold can…

5 years ago / 0 comments

As the saying goes, ‘money doesn’t grow on trees’. Student living would be much easier if it did. However, a recent study published in Nature Communications suggests that the opposite of this idiom might actually hold some truth, with researchers discovering traces of gold in the leaves of certain plant … Read More

Beauty: Be the Belle of the Ball

6 years ago / 0 comments

The festive season has sprung upon us once again so whether you like it or loathe it, its time to up the ante and inject some festive glamour into your evening look.