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9 archived news articles:

  • As a valued member of the University of Hertfordshire's global alumni community - do you have an inspirational story to share about what you’ve achieved, and the impact you’ve made, since studying with us?
    30 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • The International Summer Sports Federations of Cycling, Rowing, Rugby, Tennis, Triathlon and Wrestling are cooperating to help develop the leadership and technical skills of high potential female coaches.
    25 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • Pictures by Matt MacPake, Photography Programme Leader at the University of Hertfordshire, have been featured in the Portrait of Britain book (volume two), with one image selected as a winner in the 2019 Portrait of Britain competition.
    24 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • 24 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • The University of Hertfordshire is one of the best universities in the world for animation, games design and visual effects courses, according to the Rookies World School Rankings 2019 – the world’s most renowned rankings for institutions that prepare artists for careers in creative media and entertainment.
    17 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • University Alliance and their partners this week launched a new call for applications for a scheme that will support international researchers to gain doctoral fellowships at some of the country’s leading technical and professional universities.
    16 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • New research into crop disease resistance in oilseed rape by a research team at the University of Hertfordshire has been published online this week by journal PLOS ONE.
    16 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • 17,000 people, including students and their family and friends, will come together to celebrate in St Albans city centre between Monday 2 September and Tuesday 10 September for the University of Hertfordshire’s 2019 Graduation Ceremonies.
    05 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)
  • The University of Hertfordshire has been shortlisted in three categories in this year’s prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) Awards.
    05 Sep 2019 (1 year ago)

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New research into supporting families eligible for free school meals in the East of England during the pandemic

New research into supporting families eligible for free school meals in the East of England during the pandemic

A study of households, community volunteers and local authority and health and care professionals involved in the provision of food in the East of England has found that many families with school-aged children reported difficulties in accessing food during the pandemic....

29 July 2021

Local businesses receive over 1,000 hours of free support during the pandemic

Local businesses receive over 1,000 hours of free support during the pandemic

Hertfordshire businesses that have struggled to cope during the pandemic have been given over 1,000 hours of free and confidential 1-2-1 business support through the Volunteer Business Support Scheme (VBSS), which has now been extended until the end of the year....

28 July 2021

University of Hertfordshire athletes go for gold in Tokyo

University of Hertfordshire athletes go for gold in Tokyo

Athletes taught and trained at the University of Hertfordshire have been selected to represent Team GB at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games....

23 July 2021

University of Hertfordshire a lead partner in the UK’s successful bid to host the International Working Group on Women and Sport

University of Hertfordshire a lead partner in the UK’s successful bid to host the International Working Group on Women and Sport

The UK has been announced as the next host secretariat for the International Working Group (IWG) on Women and Sport. Following a competitive bidding process, in which the University of Hertfordshire was one of the lead partners, the UK will take over from current hosts New Zealand for the period...

21 July 2021

Study proves that wish fulfilment experiences deliver life-enhancing benefits for children with life-limiting conditions

Study proves that wish fulfilment experiences deliver life-enhancing benefits for children with life-limiting conditions

Increased confidence (70%), self-esteem (76%), feeling empowered to achieve life goals (73%) and developing new skills (61%) are the key impacts wish fulfilment experiences can provide to children and young adults living with life limiting conditions, The Muscle Help Foundation has found....

19 July 2021

University of Hertfordshire receives positive feedback in latest NSS results amid pandemic response

University of Hertfordshire receives positive feedback in latest NSS results amid pandemic response

For the fourth year running, the University of Hertfordshire’s student community has confirmed that their feedback is being heard and acted upon in the latest National Student Survey (NSS) results....

16 July 2021

New project aims to improve hospital care for people with dementia

New project aims to improve hospital care for people with dementia

A team of researchers from the University of Hertfordshire, Leeds Beckett University and the University of Nottingham have been awarded over £300,000 of funding from the Alzheimer’s Society to co-design resources to improve dementia care in hospital....

14 July 2021

Quarter of people struggle with lockdown easing as we face the ‘new normal’

Quarter of people struggle with lockdown easing as we face the ‘new normal’

One-in-four people (25%) experienced ‘significant difficulties’ with their mental health when national lockdown restrictions eased last summer, according to new research led by the University of Hertfordshire. Although many will welcome the lifting of restrictions, these findings have led to concerns that a significant number of people will struggle to...

8 July 2021

Thank exploding stars for our galaxy’s gold

Thank exploding stars for our galaxy’s gold

All the elements on Earth, from those that create us humans to the air we breathe and even the jewellery we wear, all come from cosmological phenomena like exploding stars. Scientists have now discovered a new type of cosmic explosion that is likely to have created elements, such as oxygen, iron and gold,...

7 July 2021

Double award win for University of Hertfordshire-trained midwives

Double award win for University of Hertfordshire-trained midwives

Two midwives from the University of Hertfordshire’s midwifery course have recently won national awards celebrating outstanding work by midwives from Black, Asian and ethnically diverse communities....

6 July 2021

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