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  • Hertfordshire history research ranked top in the country for impact

    Hertfordshire history research ranked top in the country for impact

    History research at The University of Hertfordshire has been rated as ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ in this year’s Research Excellence Framework (REF) results.

    18 Dec 2014 4:28pm

  • Humanities REF results 2014

    Humanities REF results 2014

    The School of Humanities achieved outstanding results in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.

    18 Dec 2014 12:14pm

  • Hertfordshire rated as internationally excellent and world leading for research

    Hertfordshire rated as internationally excellent and world leading for research

    Over 55% of the University’s research has been rated ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ in the Government’s 2014 Research Excellent Framework announced today (18 December 2014).

    18 Dec 2014 12:01am

  • Developing a Restorative Justice Strategy

    Developing a Restorative Justice Strategy

    The School of Law is collaborating with the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Hertfordshire to develop a cohesive county restorative justice strategy for implementation in 2015.

    05 Dec 2014 3:02pm

  • University launches new research hub

    University launches new research hub

    A new research collaboration that will for the first time bring together philosophy of mind and practical applications in terms of therapy and caring practice has launched at the University of Hertfordshire this week.

    04 Dec 2014 11:27am

  • Observing galactic ‘blow out’

    Observing galactic ‘blow out’

    For the first time, an international team of astronomers, led by Dr James Geach from the University of Hertfordshire, has revealed the dramatic ‘blow out’ phase of galactic evolution.

    04 Dec 2014 10:08am

  • Lecturer represents School of Law in China visit

    Lecturer represents School of Law in China visit

    University of Hertfordshire law lecturer, Ms Edina Harbinja, visits China to participate in a second workshop on Digital Copyright Research potentials in China.

    04 Dec 2014 9:55am

  • Book publishing success by SSAHRI Award  winner Sylvie  Magerstädt

    Book publishing success by SSAHRI Award winner Sylvie Magerstädt

    We are pleased to announce that Sylvie Magerstädt's first monograph, Body, Soul and Cyberspace in Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema, has now been published as a Palgrave Pivot title. A second book with Rowman & Littlefield International titled Philosophy, Myth and Epic Cinema: Beyond Mere Illusions is due to be published in December this year.

    28 Nov 2014 1:15pm

  • Unanimous vote awards Professor a Honoris Causa

    Unanimous vote awards Professor a Honoris Causa

    The University of Ostrava, Czech Republic, has awarded Professor Brian Littlechild, from the University of Hertfordshire, a Dr Honoris Causa (Honorary Doctorate) in recognition of his contribution to social work education and research, particularly to the European Research Institute for Social Work (ERIS) based at the University of Ostrava.

    27 Nov 2014 6:27pm

  • Galaxy Evolution: Caught in the Act

    Galaxy Evolution: Caught in the Act

    An international team of astronomers, including Dr Jim Geach from the University of Hertfordshire have uncovered new insights into the processes that have shaped galaxies, using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and Chandra X-ray Observatory telescope.

    17 Nov 2014 12:35pm

  • UK and US partnership to tackle air pollution

    UK and US partnership to tackle air pollution

    Air pollution was the subject for discussion when delegates from the US Environment Protection Agency (USEPA) and the Environment Agency attended a week-long conference hosted by the University of Hertfordshire.

    11 Nov 2014 9:55am

  • Impact of RSC bursary - funded PSQM on primary science teaching

    Impact of RSC bursary - funded PSQM on primary science teaching

    We are evaluating the impact of the Royal Society of Chemistry bursary-funded Primary Science Quality Mark on primary science teaching

    28 Oct 2014 10:25am

  • Radio interview for 'iconic' design book

    Radio interview for 'iconic' design book

    Listen to Dr Grace Lees-Maffei's (School of Creative Arts) interview with Monocle 24's Section D design programme (held 30/9) discussing her new edited book Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things.

    15 Oct 2014 12:43pm

  • Poster prize for crop research

    Poster prize for crop research

    The University of Hertfordshire has won two poster prizes for its research into the control of plant diseases at the 11th Conference of the European Foundation for Plant Pathology (EFPP), held in Krakow, Poland.

    13 Oct 2014 4:22pm

  • University secures £1 million investment for respiratory medicine

    University secures £1 million investment for respiratory medicine

    The Inhalation Translation CRACK IT Challenge, in which the University of Hertfordshire is a partner, has won an investment of £1 million to complete the second phase of the competition.

    19 Sep 2014 4:04pm

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