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Rugby research kicks blood tests into touch
27 August 2014

Rugby players who suffer injuries similar to car crash victims while playing the sport have been offered a better chance of recovery thanks to ...

Jonny Cooper

Jonny cashes in with unique video clip
26 August 2014

A talented singer-songwriter has landed a £1,000 cash prize for putting his enthusiasm for higher education into a quirky song and video. ...

Andy Turner demonstrates his skills at Sochi

Welcome to the Thunderdome
26 August 2014

Buxton is to recreate a highlight of the Winter Olympics in the University of Derby's towering Dome campus. Ice climber Andy Turner, who teaches ...

Vera Brittain

Devonshire Dome to re-live its role in WW1
26 August 2014

Buxton's Devonshire Dome will relive its part in healing the wounds of the First World War on November 25 when the University of Derby hosts a ...

Lee Rylands at the starting gate with a BMX rider

Research gets BMX racers off to a flying start
26 August 2014

Researchers at the University of Derby are racing to be the first to crack the secret of how professional BMX riders gain advantage over their ...

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Bring out the Wild Child at forum event
22 August 2014

The University of Derby is hosting a free event next month focusing on nature and the outdoors. On Thursday, September 4, a 'Bring out the Wild ...

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New online crime scene investigation course launched
21 August 2014

A new crime scene investigation course from the University of Derby Online Learning will lift the lid on the reality behind TV and film cop dramas. ...

Sophie Williams

Derby student in new research into fertility-damaging condition
20 August 2014

A fresh approach to studying the impact of a fertility-damaging condition on women's quality of life has been completed by a University of Derby ...

Bombardier Student Team

Students' free help worth £100,000 to county organisations
20 August 2014

Race organisers, rural bus networks and a rail industry manufacturer are just some of those who received free help - estimated at worth more than ...

Ray Tomlin and Russ Baker

University backs tablets which help older people see across the world
19 August 2014

A former senior Derbyshire detective who helped pioneer the UK's safeguarding system which protects the vulnerable has been given a grant by the ...

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