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Dr Charlie Whiffin, Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Derby, is leading an NIHR funded study to determine whether storytelling can support the wellbeing and adjustment of family members after Traumatic Brain Injury.

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Architecture students from the University of Derby will be showcasing proposed designs for the city’s North Riverside area at Derby City Lab from 18 to 30 November.

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The second Derbyshire Festival of Business has been launched by the University of Derby's Business School at an event at the University's Enterprise Centre.

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Education experts, artists, businesses and organisations from across the Midlands came together to champion ways to support the needs of local communities at an event hosted by the University of Derby.

Representatives from the Nuclear AMRC, University of Derby, Derby City Council, D2N2, Infinity Park Derby, Stepnell and Stephen George + Partners outside the Nuclear AMRC Midlands building.

Initial construction has completed on a new industrial research facility, which will provide a permanent base in Derby for the University of Sheffield’s Nuclear AMRC, and a new home for the University of Derby’s Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering (IISE).

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Nottinghamshire Police will be the first force in the country to offer a brand-new training programme which will turn military service leavers into police officers. The exciting new course has been validated by the University of Derby.

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The University of Derby has won two accolades at the Global Student Living Awards 2022, scooping Best University Housing (UK & Ireland) and Best Moving In Experience (UK & Ireland).

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Derbyshire Wildlife Trust and the University of Derby have agreed a series of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) to combine the skills and know-how needed to support the Trust’s ambitions to be at the forefront of ecosystem services provision.

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The founder of a charity supporting people recovering from alcohol or substance addiction, the manager of the Derby Bosnia Herzegovina Centre, and a senior RAF officer and engineer, are among those who will receive Honorary Degrees from the University of Derby later this month.

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The University of Derby, in partnership with Derby Theatre, Derby City Council, Derby County Community Trust, Derby CAN, S.H.E.D and Empower Youth, will host an innovative interactive event on Tuesday 8 November.

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