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Second-year fine art students from the University of Derby will be showcasing their work as part of Prelude, a vibrant, contemporary art exhibition, taking place at Derby Riverlights from Friday 13 May until Saturday 21 May.

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Commonwealth Games hopeful Ben Williams faced the media spotlight this week when University of Derby journalism students put him through his interview paces. 

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A pioneering new research project, which will address the impact of diagnosis on the bonds between people with young onset dementia and their caregivers using creative approaches, has been awarded £113,000 in funding by Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

Wayne Madsen playing cricket

Professional Cricketer for Derbyshire County Cricket Club Wayne Madsen will receive an honorary degree at the University of Derby’s Buxton Award Ceremony.

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Two graduates and a lecturer from the University of Derby have each won accolades for their digital creativity at the Mainframe Awards 2022.

Dr Denise Baker at Kedleston Road campus

The University of Derby has appointed a new Pro Vice-Chancellor Dean to lead the College of Health, Psychology and Social Care.

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University works in partnership with East Midlands Chamber, Derbyshire County Council, Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire and The Food and Drink Forum, to offer fully funded support to businesses across Derbyshire, as part of the East Midlands Accelerator Programme.

Professor Chris Bussell, Professor Kathryn Mitchell, Professor Gyan Tripathi, Elizabeth Fagan

A new £1.75 million research and innovation centre designed to revolutionise diet and medication by combining biomedical and data science expertise has opened at the University of Derby.

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A new research project at the University of Derby, designed to contribute towards higher rates of investment and increased productivity growth across the UK, has been granted £1.6 million in funding by the Economic and Social Research Council via UK Research and Innovation’s Strategic Priorities Fund.

Artist impression of new Derby Business School

A planning application for a new iconic Derby Business School has been submitted by the University of Derby