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Swearing helps us battle pain – no matter what language we curse in

Posted on 13 December 2017 Olly Robertson, PhD Candidate in Psychology writes for The Conversation UK
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New University halls welcomes first residents

Posted on 13 December 2017 Over 450 students at Keele University are moving into their new halls of residence this week.
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Why Hollywood needs more films like Star Wars

Posted on 13 December 2017 Neil Archer, Lecturer in Film Studies writes for The Conversation UK
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Keele professor appointed President of the Association of Cancer Surgery

Posted on 06 December 2017 Keele University’s Robert Kirby, Professor of Clinical Education and Surgery, and Dean of the University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM), has been appointed President of the British Association of Surgical Oncology (BASO).
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Stoke-on-Trent’s Cultural Observatory announces plans to measure the impact of UK City of Culture 2021

Posted on 05 December 2017 The Cultural Observatory – established by Staffordshire and Keele Universities – will play a lead role in evaluating the powerful impact that a year-long festival of culture will have on the city and its people
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Why remote Antarctica is so important in a warming world

Posted on 04 December 2017 Chris Fogwill, Professor of Glaciology and Palaeoclimatology, Keele University; Chris Turney, Professor of Earth Sciences and Climate Change, UNSW, and Zoe Robinson, Reader in Physical Geography and Sustainability/Director of Education for Sustainability, Keele University write for The Conversation UK
Stoke-on-Trent  

Selling homes for £1 gives local authorities the power to revive deprived communities

Posted on 04 December 2017 Ian Mahoney, Lecturer in Criminology, Liverpool Hope University and Tony Kearon, Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Co-Director of the Keele Policing Academic Collaboration (KPAC), Keele University write for The Conversation UK
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Keele academic wins ‘Most Innovative Teacher of the Year’ award!

Posted on 01 December 2017 Dr Russell Crawford is the winner of the prestigious ‘Most Innovative Teacher of the Year’ award at the national Times Higher Education Awards 2017.
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Keele University brings back prestigious Roy Fisher Prize for Poetry

Posted on 30 November 2017 Creative writers from across Staffordshire are being encouraged to submit examples of their poetry for a chance to see their work published.
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Q&A with Ralph Findlay, Chair of Council at Keele University 2014-2018

Posted on 29 November 2017 Q & A with Ralph Findlay, Chair of Council at Keele University 2014-2018
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Ol' Man River – how gendered language shapes the way we see the world

Posted on 29 November 2017 Ella Tennant, Acting Programme Director for Liberal Arts writes for The Conversation UK
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Why revolutionary Russia backed Turkish nationalists over communists

Posted on 28 November 2017 Bulent Gökay, Professor of International Relations writes for The Conversation UK