University of Leeds

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Group.png University of Leeds  
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MottoLatin: Et augebitur scientia
HeadquartersLeeds, England
Type• Public
• research
5th largest university in the UK

The University of Leeds is a public research university in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It was established in 1874 as the Yorkshire College of Science. In 1884 it merged with the Leeds School of Medicine (established 1831) and was renamed Yorkshire College. It became part of the federal Victoria University in 1887, joining Owens College (which became the University of Manchester) and University College Liverpool (which became the University of Liverpool).[1] In 1904 a royal charter was granted to the University of Leeds by King Edward VII.[2]

The university has s 36,330 students,the 5th largest university in the UK (out of 169).


 

Alumni on Wikispooks

PersonBornDiedNationalitySummaryDescription
Farhad AzimaEngineer
Businessperson
Hubert Brasier20 August 191712 October 1981Father of Theresa May, died in a car crash
Nicola BrewerUKDiplomat
Nick Cull1964UKPropaganda expert
Constance CunninghamPropagandistInstitute for Statecraft, Active Change Foundation
Michael Christopher DalyOctober 1953UKGeologistBritish geologist and oil and gas executive With BP. Secured BP's return to Iraq after the 2003 invasion.
Stephen DalzielSeptember 1957British?Soldier
Propagandist
Deep state operative
Spokesman for the Institute for Statecraft and "Research and Staff Coordinator" of the Integrity Initiative with "Forty years of dealing with Russia"... “Definitely not secret service, I promise you.” Russo-British Chamber of Commerce director
Ian Dyson26 October 1960UKPolice officer
Accountant
Businessperson
Commissioner of the City of London Police.
Hage Geingob3 August 1941PoliticianNamibian politician
Ángel Gurría8 May 1950MexicoEconomistFormer Secretary-General of the OECD. Member of Board of Trustees of the World Economic Forum. Part of the “prefiguration group” of the Forum on Information & Democracy a planned international censorship treaty
David Kelly14 May 194417 July 2003UKWhistleblowerDr David Kelly, a UN weapons inspector who died in highly suspicious circumstances
Jean-Louis LafayeedneyJanuary 1980UKFinancier
Deep state functionary
Retired director of the Institute For Statecraft. Financier
Christopher Leslie28 June 1972
Roderic Lyne31 March 1948UK
Shiraz Maher12 July 1981UKAcademic
"Terror expert"
UK writer and commentator on "radicalisation" who attended the 2015 Bilderberg. Reported in March 2020 that he had a tough time recovering from a mild case of COVID-19.
Alex Mayer2 June 1981
Andrew MillsAugust 1963Businessperson
Dennis Prager2 August 1948USTalk show
Conservatism
American conservative radio talk show host, founder of PragerU.
Usha Prashar29 June 1948
Rory Ridley-DuffUKAuthor
Academic
Songwriter
Alison Saunders14 February 1961UKLawyer
Keir Starmer2 September 1962Politician
Lawyer
Jack Straw3 August 1946
Jon Trickett2 July 1950Politician
Mark Tucker29 December 1957UKFinancier
Accountant
Businessperson
businessman/banker Bilderberger
Fergus Walsh1961UKPropagandistBBC News Medical Editor despite having no medical qualifications. Also has huge conflict of interest, as wife is Big Pharma manager.
Sayeeda Warsi28 March 1971Politician
Lawyer


References

  1. Charlton, H. B. (1951) Portrait of a University. Manchester: U. P.; chap. IV
  2. https://www.leeds.ac.uk/info/5000/about/133/heritag