Beckett Talks

By Leeds Beckett University

Introducing a new podcast sharing voices from across Leeds Beckett University. Hear from some of our world-leading researchers, how they’re transforming the world around us today and how they aspire to create a better tomorrow.

  1. 1.
    Dr Thomas Fletcher and Dr Daniel Kilvington: Tackling online hate in football
    22:19
  2. 2.
    Leeds Dance Community Radio: From childhood passion, to dream come true
    25:44
  3. 3.
    Maryam Riaz: Improving inclusivity in counselling
    23:49
  4. 4.
    Caps and gowns: The Class of 2020 and 2021 celebrations
    9:24
  5. 5.
    Mark Warner: Sustainability at Leeds Beckett University
    34:20
  6. 6.
    Matty Bovan: From catwalk to classroom - my life in fashion
    31:32
  7. 7.
    Professor Rachel Lofthouse: Mentoring early career teachers
    17:27
  8. 8.
    Dr Peter Mills: Parklife - When Roundhay went pop
    25:59
  1. 9.
    Stories from the Cold Case Unit #1: Joseph Shann
    24:10
  2. 10.
    Student Life #5: Making friends at university
    15:48
  3. 11.
    Student Life #4: Moving into halls
    25:46
  4. 12.
    Student Life #3: Preparing for university
    21:53
  5. 13.
    Student Life #2: Clearing - How you can help as a parent
    19:39
  6. 14.
    Student Life #1: Applying through clearing
    20:48
  7. 15.
    Dr David Lowe: Special Branch to special advisor
    34:04
  8. 16.
    How Leeds Beckett experts are helping former SAS soldier Ian Rivers row across the Atlantic in his challenge of a lifetime
    24:31
  9. 17.
    She studies, she scores!: Lauren Delany on education and rising to the top of elite Rugby
    39:56
  10. 18.
    Research and enterprise #8: Professor Kevin Hylton - 'Race' and racism: a message for you…
    8:07
  11. 19.
    Research and enterprise #7: Dr Mohamad Hafeda: Sewing Borders - Negotiating the temporalities of displacement
    10:07
  12. 20.
    Research and enterprise #6: Bodies In-form-ation
    27:10
  13. 21.
    Research and enterprise #5: Re:Mission - The critical role of public and patient involvement in obesity research
    12:59
  14. 22.
    Research and enterprise #4: Dr Kate Dashper - Can mentoring promote gender equality?
    11:24
  15. 23.
    Research and enterprise #3: Dr Tanefa Apekey - Ethnic foods and healthy eating
    7:52
  16. 24.
    Research and Enterprise #2: Dr Tom Quarmby - Using concept cartoons to share research findings
    12:53
  17. 25.
    Research and Enterprise #1: Inclusivity at Leeds Beckett University - Being an agent of change
    13:33
  18. 26.
    Ken Scott: Lessons from the golden age of music production
    31:11
  19. 27.
    Professor Susan Backhouse: Preventing doping in sport
    21:01
  20. 28.
    Professor Claire Surr: Care is as important as cure in research on dementia
    15:26
  21. 29.
    Dr Oliver Bray: Post-truth speechmaking: from distrust to new kinds of truth
    18:47
  22. 30.
    Professor Ben Jones: Maximising athlete performance and wellbeing
    13:07
  23. 31.
    The secret life of journals
    41:41
  24. 32.
    Dr Jill Gibbon: Drawing the arms trade
    18:23
  25. 33.
    Dr John George: Modelling life
    17:18
  26. 34.
    Dr Nasser Hussain: Pushing the limits of writing
    19:27
  27. 35.
    Dr Maria Maynard: Ethnicity and health
    11:19
  28. 36.
    Leeds Law School spotlight on research: Celebrating women researchers
    44:56
  29. 37.
    Dr Lisa O'Keeffe: How sport can empower women in Kenya
    18:08
  30. 38.
    Professor Jayne Raisborough: "Breaking out of stereotypes"
    23:04
  31. 39.
    Trust, truth and transparency: Exploring effective corporate communication
    21:17
  32. 40.
    Professor Ruth Robbins: Virginia Woolf and the making of modern sexualities
    31:12
  33. 41.
    COVID-19 and Culture: Part four - Writing and positive change
    45:15
  34. 42.
    COVID-19 and Culture: Part three - Stigma, social inequality and cultural resistance
    34:21
  35. 43.
    COVID-19 and Culture: Part two - Changes to lives and culture
    39:21
  36. 44.
    COVID-19 and Culture: Part one - Historic parallels
    27:53
  37. 45.
    Professor James McKenna: Physical activity: What gets more people moving?
    29:36
  38. 46.
    Professor Paul Gately: There's no single solution to obesity
    23:28
  39. 47.
    Dr Gareth Jowett: Experts in isolation
    22:16

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