Reading in the news - Mon 19 September
Release Date 19 September 2016
Here’s Monday’s summary of media coverage for the University of Reading.
Migration: Prof Rosa Freedman (Global Development) writes for The Conversation on the role of world leaders in accepting migrants.
Eye tests: Dr Anna Horwood (School of Psychology & Clinical Language Sciences) discusses the importance of children having their eyes tested at Raconteur.
Superhumans: Visiting Professor of cybernetics Prof Kevin Warwick discusses human enhancements in the Mail on Sunday.
Colombian ceasefire: Dr Tom Long (Politics & International Relations) writes for Latin America Goes Global on the current political situation in Colombia.
Thames Valley Science Park: At Property Week, Dr David Gillham, Director of Thames Valley Science Park, discusses how TVSP can benefit Reading and the local region.
- LendInvest Academy: Financial Reporter covers news of the University of Reading collaborating on the new LendInvest Property Development Academy. Reported at further trade titles.
- Flooding: PhD student Phiala Mehring discussed flooding on BBC Berkshire.
- Allotments: Dr Jeremy Burchardt (History) assess the historical value of an allotment area in London. Covered at Getwestlondon
- Student behaviour: iNews discusses the measures various universities are taking to combat negative student behaviour with Reading referenced.
- Weather: Dr Roger Brugge (Meteorology) discusses a local lightning strike at Getreading.