Leisure, Recreation & Tourism: Research News

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Association for Tourism and Leisure Education and Research

BU had a strong presence at the ATLAS (Association for Tourism and Leisure Education and Research) annual conference which took place in the historic town of Canterbury, between 13-16 September,… »

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New Olympic research successes

Since the Olympics took place in August, BU has seen two new Olympic research successes – the publication of a new paper into improving archery performance and an award from… »

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BU’s community at the 2016 Paralympics

This year has seen Britain’s athletes achieve their most successful Olympics since 1908 and their best ever ‘away’ games after winning a total of 67 medals.  This September, the Paralympics… »

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Research in the news: do we all need a ‘digital diet’?

A ‘digital diet’ is the practice of controlling the obsessive and excessive usage of digital media, explains Dr Raian Ali, Principal Academic in Computing at BU. Digital addiction, to games… »

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Locating Leisure: Blurring the Boundaries Conference

Dr Mary Beth Gouthro and Dr Jayne Caudwell will give papers at next week’s Leisure Studies Annual conference at Liverpool John Moores University (July 5th – 7th). The conference entitled:… »

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EUBike Networking: Thursday 16th June

Dr Katherine King and Dr Alessandro Inversini will host this important and unique networking event as part of their EU-funded research project – EUBike. The event will focus on cycling, sharing and… »

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Royal Geographical Society’s (RGS) Annual Conference

A number of staff will be presenting at this renowned international conference: Professor Janet Dickinson (with Tom Cherrett and Jason Sit) will discuss their research and paper entitled: ‘I want… »

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Welcome to the 2016 Bournemouth Research Chronicle

The issues facing our society and the world are becoming increasingly complex, requiring solutions that work across disciplines, taking the best thinking and knowledge from a range of subject areas…. »

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