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Reading in the News - Weds 12 June

Release Date 12 June 2019

Reading in the news

Wet weather: Dr Pete Inness (Meteorology) spoke to BBC Radio Berkshire about the recent wet weather and the volume of rainfall experienced in June.

Cyclone Vayu: PhD student Akshay Deoras (Met) is quoted in two articles by the Hindustan Times (and here) about the approach of Cyclone Vayu in western India.


Other News

  • Dr Mark Shanahan (Politics & IR) spoke to Bulgarian news channel BNR about President Trump’s visit to Europe.
  • The University’s guidelines on plagiarism are mentioned in an article by Times Higher Education on proofreading.
  • Several technology news outlets, including Business Press 24, have reported on the University’s decision to choose Rubrik, a cloud data management software, to protect more than 90% of its digital environment.
  • Professor Peter Hawkins (Henley Business School) is quoted in an article by Skills Portal on the role of virtual reality in leadership development.
  • A study by the University on the effectiveness of a synthetic cannabidiol (CBD) in the treatment of rats with seizures is mentioned in an article by Food Ingredients First.



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