Reading in the news - Fri 17 Mar
How we support the UN Sustainable Development Goals
A new research collaboration aims to develop nature-based solutions to tackle global issues.
Professional services team the first in UK to get the accolade
Tackling lifestyle related health issues with personalised nutrition.
A trip to Buckingham Palace for Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Parveen Yaqoob, confirming her appointment as OBE.
Strict-sounding teachers are worse at inspiring the classroom than their kind colleagues, research has revealed.
Children do “fun, easy, and interesting” activities to learn about how to dispose of food packaging sustainably.
Surveys of consumers in Poland and Spain show that a lack of knowledge about food packaging symbols is hindering effective disposal practices.
As the world recovers from the Covid-19 crisis, research shows that trust in food authorities has fallen.
The University of Reading takes a positive stance on encouraging debate on campus.
New guidelines to encourage sustainable business travel and greener commuting
Over one-fifth of the UK may have suitable weather by mid-Century to grow Chardonnay grapes for still wines.
Sinks and P-traps are home to a surprising number of fungal organisms.
Children take part in workshops on sustainable disposal of food packaging.
The Nicaraguan Ambassador to the UK visited the University of Reading.
The University of Reading is a centre of excellence for knowledge exchange, as demonstrated by the latest KEF (knowledge exchange framework) review.
The University of Reading has signed up to a new framework, helping to strengthen mental health support for students and staff.
Stronger hurricanes that are reenergised by jet stream winds are twice as likely to cross the Atlantic and wreak havoc in Europe than weaker ones, new research has found.
Students rule themselves out of, or in to, STEM disciplines, based on stereotyped views of what makes a typical student, a new study has found.
Hundreds of Reading pupils will get tutoring in English, Maths or Science from trained students as part of a new scheme.
The University of Reading has maintained a strong position in the QS World University Rankings 2023, ranked at 28th place among UK universities and 229 in the world.