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Wheelchair champion Sarah Piercy and University of Plymouth join forces to set new handcycle speed record in Nevada
Heritage Lottery Fund gives green light to Plymouth History Centre funding
Plymouth University news: Plymouth’s incredible past looks set to have an amazing future with confirmation of a £14.8 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund
Soprano and quantum computer combine for world first performance
Plymouth University news: The world premiere of a duet between a mezzo soprano and a $15million quantum supercomputer – created by a Plymouth University composer – will take place at the 2016 Port Eliot Festival
University of Plymouth hosts annual conference of the Transatlantic Studies Association
University of Plymouth news: Academics and scholars from around the world are coming to University of Plymouth for the 15th annual conference of the Transatlantic Studies Association (TSA)
Plymouth University Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy receives $1million to grow international philanthropy
Plymouth University news: The Plymouth University Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy (CSP) – the only centre of its kind dedicated to growing philanthropy – has received a $1million USD donation to expand its work in philanthropic psychology
Respected curator appointed as Artistic Director of cultural programme
Plymouth University news: Internationally respected curator and writer Tom Trevor is to become the new Artistic Director of the River Tamar Project, based at Plymouth University
Native American chef set for guest lecture at Plymouth University
Plymouth University news: Award-winning chef, writer and photographer, Doctor Lois Ellen Frank, will provide a guest lecture on 10 June on using ancestral Native American foods as a ‘New Paradigm for Indigenous Health and Wellness'.
University of Plymouth part of global research programme
University of Plymouth news: University of Plymouth researchers join scientists around the world to find effective ways of treating progressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS).
Plymouth environmental scientists invited to talk at Washington Ocean Summit
Plymouth University news: Two of the UK’s top environmental scientists have been invited to talk about the state of the world’s oceans to an audience including US Secretary of State, John Kerry, at an ocean summit in Washington.