Category: Press

Astronaut in space suit

Jeremy Swan from the University of Derby discusses why public enthusiasm for space exploration remains high both on screen and off.

Paula Holt in a ward with a dummy patient

Dr Paula Crick from the University of Derby discusses the ever-changing environment of health and social care.

Students and graduates from the University of Derby give their top tips to new students during Fresher's Week.

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Gareth Hughes, Project Worker for Business and Student Services, gives his top tips on how to make sure students are ready for university.

A student with a notepad and laptop

Gareth Hughes, Psychotherapist and Researcher at the University of Derby, talks about what to do now you have your place at university following Clearing.

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Alison Lawson, Senior Lecturer in Marketing, writes about the legacy of Harry Potter and why the famous fictional series proves that books are not dead.

A student ambassador speaking with parents at a University of Derby event

Basia Spalek, Professor of Conflict Transformation at the University of Derby, provides some top tips for parents on how to deal with empty nest syndrome.

Valerie Todd delivering a lecture at the University of Derby

Kelly Tyler traces the successful career of Valerie Todd, who was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in 2013 from the University of Derby.