Government slogans, child-friendly visors, and vertical farm produce – 10th July

Stay at home, save lives, protect the NHS

Here’s a round-up of some of the latest stories about UK university COVID-19 projects and initiatives shared on social media over the last 24 hours.

  1. University of Lancaster linguist Veronika Koller tells the i paper why the UK government is obsessed with slogans.
  1. Nottingham Trent University has donated all the produce from its vertical farm to local food banks.
  1. Newcastle University is providing safety packs for students and staff to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in the local community.
  1. Northumbria University has been recognising the support its students have been giving to the local community with its Best Neighbour of Campus scheme.
  1. University of Exeter planning support manager Kate Doyle has been spending the lockdown delivering supplies to her local community.
  1. University of Sheffield scientists are participating in national research investigating the long term effects of COVID-19
  1. University of Wales Trinity Saint David staff have created child friendly visors for local schools

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