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Reading in the news: 8 April – University of Reading

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Reading in the news: 8 April

Release Date 08 April 2019

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Conditional unconditionals: Prof Paul Glaister (Maths) writes to the Times (£, and in print) about the practice of ‘conditional unconditional’ offers by Universities.

Protein ‘gainz’: Delicious Magazine spoke to PhD candidate Drew Price (Food) about the ‘obsession’ with protein consumption.

Business study: Further coverage in the print edition of the Financial Times (£) about scholarships to help with the cost of attending business schools mentions mature student Debbie Craven who is studying at Henley Business School.


Other Coverage

  • Al Jazeera Magazine report on Iranian students in the US raising support for their studies, and mentions Law student Parsa Sadat.
  • The print edition of the Reading Chronicle reports on the end of the planning inquiry about the redevelopment of St Patricks Hall.
  • Research from UoR into new farming techniques to prevent apple tree diseases is mentioned in an article for Country Smallholding.
  • Following James Cracknell’s winning performance at the Boat Race on Sunday, Cambridgeshire Live spoke to him about his comeback – and mentions that he saw Nirvana during his student days at UoR.


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