2022 news

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The University of Derby has been awarded the Bronze Engage Watermark in recognition of its outstanding commitment to supporting public engagement.

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Six academics at the University of Derby have been listed in the 'World Ranking Top 2% Scientists', a global list created as part of a study by Stanford University.

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More Derbyshire businesses and organisations will be eligible for help to reduce their energy costs and cut carbon emissions as part of Derbyshire County Council's Green Entrepreneurs Fund programme, in collaboration with the University of Derby. 

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The University of Derby has become part of Nature Positive Universities Alliance, a new global network of 111 universities that have made an official pledge to work towards a global Nature Positive goal.

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The University of Derby and Chesterfield College have been appointed as the training provider for the new Construction Skills Hub in Mastin Moor, which is set to provide specialist training for thousands of learners as part of the Staveley Town Deal.

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The University of Derby has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with digital technology studio Bloc Digital.

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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.