P665 Teletext 665 May24 16:01:00    ——————————————————————  ———————————— PEACE STUDIES IN ULSTER The University of Ulster is one of only two centres in the country to offer undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in Peace and Conflict Studies. In a unique cross-bnrder initiative, the Masters degree course has links with the University of Limerick. Projects have included studies of the role of the churches in a divided society and the possibilities of mediation in conflict situations. ——————————————————————————————————1/6—— Education Index 660 Mentor 662 APPOINTMENTS PAGE 640 Further on Further On City Features
P665 Teletext 665 May24 16:01:00    ——————————————————————  ———————————— A BRUSH WIDH ORAL CANCER Researchers at the University of Wales have made an important breakthrough in the study of oral cancer. They've discovered a link between damage to DNA in cancer sufferers and similar changes in the brushings from the insides of sufferers' cheeks. This opens the possibility of a screening technique to spot DNA dal—ge and give an early warning of cancer. ——————————————————————————————————276—— Education index 660 Mentor 662 MUTANOID MATHS CHALLENGE p664 Further on Further On City Features
P665 Teletext 665 May24 16:00:29    ——————————————————————  ———————————— SUSSEX HONOURS MUSICIAN The University of Sussex is to confer an honorary doctorate on the composer Sir Harrison Birtwistle. Birtwistle will be dubbed Doctor of Music at a special ceremony at the newly rebuilt Glyndebourne Opera House on October 27. The ceremony has been scheduled to coincide with the premier of Birtwistle's new opera at Glyndebourne. ——————————————————————————————————3/6—— Class of '94 663 Keyboard 664 WHAT'S UNDER YOUR FLOORBOARDS? p462 Further on Further On City Features
P665 Teletext 665 May24 16:02:10    ——————————————————————  ———————————— TV AD AWARD FOR SUNDERLAND Sunderland University has won an award for a TV commercial advertising its part-time courses. The 20-second ad "Fulfil Your Potential" was made for the university by local agency Kinghorn-Davis who have consequently been dubbed "The Spielbergs of the North-East". The ad uses the voice of Martin Luther King urging people to grasp opportunities open to them. ——————————————————————————————————4/6—— Education index 660 Mentor 662 RETURN OF THE WRINKLY ROCKERS p628 Further on Further On City Features
P665 Teletext 665 May24 16:02:50    ——————————————————————  ———————————— SCHOLAR IN DEATH PLUNGE A man who died after plunging 100ft from an historic monument was a world authority on medieval English. Dr Basil Cottle, 77, a lecturer at Bristol University until 1980, was found by a passer-by at the foot of the Cabot Tower in Bristol. Cardiff-born Dr Cottle was head of the Albanian code-breaking section at Bletchley Park during World War Two. ——————————————————————————————————5/6—— Education index 660 Mentor 662 DON'T BIN IT, COMPOST IT p465 Further on Further On City Features
P665 Teletext 665 May24 16:01:10    ——————————————————————  ———————————— WRITE IN ——————————————————————————————————————— $FLL US YOUR NEWS Any snippets of news for inclusion on this page will be very welcome. It's YOUR page. Use it. GOING TO COLLEGE? Write (with SAE( for a free copy of Mike Drullond's fact sheet on how to apply to college or university. Write to FIRST DEGREE Teletext Ltd. PO Box 297 London SW6 1XT ——————————————————————————————————6/6—— Class of '94 663 Careers 653 SOFTWARE REVIEWS EVERY WEEK: p664 Further on Further On City Features