How has the University of Leicester developed over fifty years? What is the relationship between teaching and research in the University? Who are the unsung heroes? What is distinctive about the University of Leicester?
Reflections of the University of Leicester celebrates the first fifty years of the University's development.It is not an historical narrative but provides the reader with a selection of images and a brief commentary on a diverse range of activities, people and events throughout the period.This account gives an insight into the work of the University and focuses on its establishment, the development of its estate, highlights in teaching, learning and research alongside the achievements of staff, students and members of the community who have all played an important role in moving the institution forward.