Blogs from Fellows and the team
By Nicky Taylor | 15 Oct 2018 |
Dementia currently affects around 850,000 people across the UK, many lacking access to stimulating social and cultural experiences and at risk of becoming isolated.
By Michael Davies | 8 Oct 2018 |
More than 550,000 students in England and Wales took GCSE History this summer – but only 2,200 of them studied Israel and Palestine. Teachers are shying away from...
By Suzanne Smith | 1 Oct 2018 |
Abusive Head Trauma (AHT), also known as Shaken Baby Syndrome, is a devastating form of child abuse. As a registered nurse and health visitor specialising in child...
By Misba Khan | 24 Sep 2018 |
I’ve just come back from the North Pole. It was without a doubt the most challenging thing I have ever done, but the truth is, I would go again.
By Ikem Nzeribe | 19 Sep 2018 |
By Kajal Sanghrajka | 14 Sep 2018 |
Two years ago, I read a 2014 report by the Centre for Entrepreneurs which stated that, although immigrants are responsible for starting one in seven of all UK companies,...
By Vicky Wilkins | 5 Sep 2018 |
Bees and other insect pollinators are currently under severe threat in the UK. Pesticide poisoning, increased disease as well as destruction of nesting sites and nectar...
By Nishtha Chugh | 3 Sep 2018 |
Donate, organs, gift, save, life – you are probably going to see these words a lot this week. Between 3 and 9 September, which is Organ Donation Week in the UK, these...
By Heather Doran | 30 Aug 2018 |
The use of social media around the world has skyrocketed over the past five years. As the Public Engagement Manager for the University of Dundee’s Leverhulme Research...
By Martin Malcolm | 28 Aug 2018 |
Isolation and loneliness have long been known to have deep-rooted psychological impacts. There is now a growing body of evidence that loneliness is as great a public...