School of Earth and Environment


Professor Stringer from the School of Earth and Environment has set sail to the Antarctic as part of the project ‘Homeward Bound’, which aims to highlight the lack of female leadership in science.[more]

Outstanding Digital Innovation at the Times Higher Awards

A tool that uses computer gaming to simulate field trips has won a prestigious Times Higher Education award.[more]

A new £6 million project led by the University of Leeds is predicted to bring a £50 million benefit to the Yorkshire economy by reducing the costs and impact of water-related threats to the region.  Bringing together...[more]

Hosted by Dr. Yim Ling Siu, the Chinese delegation from Beijing Audit Bureau (headed by Mr. Zheng Shanmin) visited the University on 12th September. [more]

Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, the current President of Iceland, gave the keynote speech at 'The Future of Wild Europe' conference at the University of Leeds this September. The five-day conference was co-organised by the School of...[more]

Read about our international students, where they're from and their research projects are on.[more]

Virtual Landscapes - University of Leeds and Leeds College of Art

We are delighted to announce that the School of Earth and Environment (University of Leeds) and the Leeds College of Art have been shortlisted in the Outstanding Digital Innovation in Teaching or Research category of the Times...[more]

The National Student Survey

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 National Student Survey (NSS*) results reveal that we have risen to 3rd in the Russell Group of Universities for 'Physical Geography and Environmental Science'. *The National Student...[more]

Asda is the first UK supermarket to prove savings for customers, as two million reduce food waste at home following a campaign with the University of Leeds[more]

SRI PGR Student Thomas Smith was awarded a SRI bursary to attend GRONEN conference. He reports back: The GRONEN (Group for Research on Organisations and the Natural Environment) Conference is a biennial gathering that draws...[more]