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Many long-distance runners will know how it feels for that little voice in your head to make you feel good one minute and terrible the next.
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County Durham has launched its bid to be named UK City of Culture 2025 and we’re very proud to be a principal partner in this exciting initiative.
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This November will see the return of Durham of Lumiere, the light festival which every two years turns our beautiful city into a stunning, immersive art gallery. Once again we’ll be supporting the event as a major partner.
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We’re delighted to be playing a key role in improving diversity and opportunity for women in High Performance Computing.
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New research at the Business School suggests that the Government’s response to curbing the spread of Covid-19 did not do enough to support the challenges or needs of migrants living in the UK.
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Professor Robert Hilton from our Department of Geography has found a missing link in the natural carbon cycle through the study of rocks.
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Representatives from Durham University will be attending COP26 following confirmation that we have been granted provisional observer status for this year’s event.
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Now and Men: Current conversations about men’s lives
What’s it like to be a man in the 21st Century? How are feminist issues relevant to men?
Join practitioners, activists and researchers to discuss these questions and more on ‘Now and Men’, a new monthly podcast exploring masculinity, gender equality and the lives of men and boys. Topics will range from preventing violence against women, to promoting active fatherhood, to supporting men’s health. Created and hosted by Dr Stephen Burrell, Sandy Ruxton and Prof Nicole Westmarland, from the Centre for Research into Violence and Abuse (CRiVA), based in our Sociology Department.
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Recent graduate and international student, Seun Onalaja, blogs about her experience working as an intern with the Careers and Enterprise team ✏️📑🏢👉 https://fal.cn/3ii53
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Durham ranked 6th in UK university guide
We're so proud to be ranked 6th in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022!

Huge congratulations to all our amazing staff & students 👏💜

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💜 Your actions, your University 💜

We all have a responsibility to protect each other. To minimise the risk of Covid-19 infection, we clean as we go, paying particular attention to the surfaces we touch the most 🚪💻🖱️

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Covid-19 Response
💜 Your actions, your University 💜

We all have a responsibility to protect each other and to minimise the risk of Covid-19 infection. We clean as we go, paying particular attention to the surfaces we touch the most, including:

✔️ Desks and surfaces
✔️ Door handles
✔️ Printer touchpads
✔️ Computer mice
✔️ Keyboards
✔️ Lift buttons

Find out how we're working together to protect our University community 👉 https://fal.cn/3igrf
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Prof. Jeremy Dibble from our Department of Music has produced a new book on composer Frederick Delius - The Music of Frederick Delius: Style, Form and Ethos, which has been published by Boydell & Brewer.

The Delius Society has filmed Jeremy speaking about the composer and his new book and can be viewed here 👉 https://fal.cn/3igaH 📺
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The Guardian University Guide 2022 ranks Music as the top in the UK for the second year running! #DUinspire

Congratulations to all our staff and students on this fantastic achievement 💜

Learn more 👉 https://t.co/FR7b4jEVWW​@MusicDurhamUni​https://t.co/fHplenk8XF
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Update on the Milburngate fire.

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💜 Excited to be part of @n8research, which has been shortlisted for International Collaboration of the Year at the @timeshighered awards. Fingers crossed for the big night! #THEAwards​https://t.co/uDJrNgQSQx
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From Hill and Bailey to Billy Bee and Tilly C, get to grips with the Durham Uni Jargon by reading Ben's blog 🌳⛪📚👨‍🎓

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What are the impacts of climate change and extreme climate events on people's health, and what does the future look like?

Join experts in this free webinar 👉 https://t.co/2rTH5qteLc

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