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University of Derby research centre works with charitable foundation and local enterprise partnership to conduct four-year study in schools and colleges in the North East of England.

Professor Miles Richardson's research showing 'moments in nature' can help wellbeing is a key part of a major new spring campaign unveiled by conservation charity. 

Theatre Arts Senior lecturer Ava Hunt wins C&YPN accolade for her works 'Journey of Destiny' and 'Destinies'

Crayfish pictured in natural habitat

PCR test used to detect presence of crayfish species through water samples as it becomes harder to find creatures through conventional means.

A senior lecturer at the University of Derby has been named Nurse of the Year at the British Journal of Nursing Awards 2021.

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First Steps and Foundation Derbyshire supporting new book with a healthy eating message by sending it to all Derby and Derbyshire primary schools.

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Academics at the University of Derby have been ranked amongst the most highly-cited scientists in the world, according to research by Stanford University. 

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More diverse activity programmes which suit individual needs are needed to enable more people to improve their health.

people in lecture theatre at FORMAT Festival

Artists from across the world will be speaking at a digital conference hosted by the University of Derby, as part of FORMAT21, the UK’s leading international contemporary festival of photography.

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Non-clinical measures to help teachers and other professionals working with children are not enabling them to catch all the detail needed to assess self-referential emotions displayed by a child.