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New research into supporting families eligible for free school meals in the East of England during the pandemic Local businesses receive over 1,000 hours of free support during the pandemic University of Hertfordshire athletes go for gold in TokyoWhat is the National Food Strategy and how could it change the way England eats?University of Hertfordshire a lead partner in the UK’s successful bid to host the International Working Group on Women and SportStudy proves that wish fulfilment experiences deliver life-enhancing benefits for children with life-limiting conditionsUniversity of Hertfordshire receives positive feedback in latest NSS results amid pandemic response New project aims to improve hospital care for people with dementiaQuarter of people struggle with lockdown easing as we face the ‘new normal’ Thank exploding stars for our galaxy’s goldDouble award win for University of Hertfordshire-trained midwivesUH Trust supports nurses through scholarshipsNew University of Hertfordshire partnership to create instant opioid overdose testsHelping children with autism understand the world with Kaspar the social robotThank you to our supportersInnovative collaboration launched to combat crop disease New funding will improve research-led practice in adult social care in the East of EnglandHertfordshire Sports Village ranked one of best companies to work for in the UKFormer Chair and Herts alumni named in Queen’s Birthday HonoursAstronomers spot a ‘blinking giant’ near the centre of the GalaxyHiking workouts aren’t just good for your body – they’re good for your mind tooUltramarathon running: how safe is the sport?Four ways to enjoy a solar eclipseBayfordbury Observatory to live stream solar eclipse this ThursdaySupersonic flights are set to return – here’s how they can succeed where Concorde failedNasa has just rejected missions to moons of Jupiter and Neptune – here’s what we would have found outUniversity of Hertfordshire joins new network to support people living with frailtyChancellor’s Lecture: Elizabethan expert to explore rare 16th century ‘pregnancy portrait’Hertfordshire Students’ Union wins national diversity award University installs rainbow crossings to celebrate Pride Month Universities across the East of England take leading roles in nation’s recovery from pandemicLong Covid places ‘huge burden’ on survivors’ families, new research suggestsOperation Balsam: Additional noise nuisance patrols returnUniversity of Hertfordshire-led proposal reaches final of the government’s £120m Institute of Technology competition How kidney patients reported their experience of care in 2020The future is bright: business leaders’ positive message to SMEs as Hertfordshire recovers from COVID-19 Hertfordshire is powering the UK’s futureNew research uncovers the impact of COVID-19 on LGBT sexual health and identifies need for investment and innovationNew sculpture by internationally renowned artist installed at University of HertfordshireUniversity’s Hertfordshire Law Clinic launches free legal advice clinic for the LGBT+ community Conjuring up creativity: can magic tricks hold the key to unlocking children’s creative thinking?Launch of new Hertfordshire Sports Village clinic to help ‘long COVID’ sufferersAlumni inspire Bioscience studentsRemembering Prince Philip, The Duke of EdinburghNew study to explore the holiday experiences of children with autism and their families Universities to play a vital role in UK’s pandemic recoveryUniversity of Hertfordshire’s contribution to local growth and regeneration recognised in Research England’s Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF)The University of Hertfordshire’s partner CIEA launches teacher assessment support programme for 2021 student qualifications in Northern IrelandDementia: is processed meat another risk factor?Breast cancer: is milk a risk factor?Cricket: Rishabh Pant’s historic innings against Australia can be explained with psychologyHertfordshire Business School Information Technology Management students win Tech Partnership’s Spring Challenge University of Hertfordshire leads study to empower people with learning disabilities to give COVID-19 vaccine consentUniversity of Hertfordshire research team explores impact of exercise in treating depression in teenagersLockdown leads to widespread use of image and performance enhancing drugs, Herts researchers findUniversity of Hertfordshire retains its HR Excellence in Research Award for 10th yearUniversity of Hertfordshire’s SPECS becomes members of the international CDIO initiativePerseverance Mars rover: how to prove whether there’s life on the red planetVirtual panel explores future of apprenticeships in Hertfordshire“My degree apprenticeship shaped me into the professional I am today” Apprenticeships will play crucial role in Hertfordshire’s economic recovery post pandemic, says the University of Hertfordshire Vice-ChancellorTwo University experts announced as assessment panel members for REF2021Do we really need to walk 10,000 steps a day?University of Hertfordshire hosts ‘world first’ global design challenge for studentsGovernment action still urgently required to prevent malnutrition amongst older adultsCoronavirus: why combining the Oxford vaccine with Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine could make it more effectiveBacon: how you cook it could partially lower cancer riskUniversity of Hertfordshire confirms its commitment to supporting the career development of researchers Alumni recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours 2021 ListChina’s new civil code has angered feminists – the Chinese Communist Party is now trying to appease themFirst of its kind collaboration sees Disney join forces with University of Hertfordshire graduate to create an original African sci-fi series COVID-19 vaccination centre opens at the University of HertfordshireCreative dance teaches all-round skills – it should be valued more in primary educationProfessor Wiseman's checklist to a better night's sleepCreative Writing lecturers in the School of Humanities shortlisted for two prestigious awardsLGBT+ History Month - Alumni storiesCentre for Astrophysics Research awarded £1m to fund their world-leading workNew University of Hertfordshire Enterprise Hub expands local support services for business at a critical timeLongest known exposure photograph ever captured using a beer canVice-Chancellor and Director of Public Health for Hertfordshire update on the roll out of the University's asymptomatic testing programmeStaying safe online this Christmas24 Days of Celebration: Business School Dean's Awards 2020Initial research into a potential treatment for COVID-19 related pain and fatigue Launch of International Society for the Study of Emerging Drugs Group calls for urgent clarity over UK Shared Prosperity FundAmerica’s first vampire was Black and revolutionary – it’s time to remember himAlumna named amongst UK’s top BAME entrepreneursHertfordshire Law School achieves an Athena SWAN Bronze awardAutumn 20205G, computer science and engineering are focus of new innovation partnership between University of Hertfordshire and TWI HellasHertfordshire Law Clinic celebrates successful first year during Pro Bono Week 2020   Hertfordshire Business School shortlisted in THE AwardsUniversity of Hertfordshire wins Teaching Innovation of the Year at Student Nursing Times AwardsBeing Human event explores the first black vampire to draw attention to the role of gothic literature in the revolt against slaveryReflections on Black History Month 2020Eco friendly fashion brand scoops two prizes at annual University of Hertfordshire start-up awardsBreakthrough in cloud-free surveillance technology set to provide enhanced crop intelligence for UK’s agriculture sector Adapting to a ‘blended’ learning experienceNew report outlines recommendations for sustainable transport planning Law students volunteer for Stevenage welfare benefits appeals projectPandemic increases dietary health inequalities in the East of England We're named one of the best Digital Animation, Games and Visual Effects schools in the world, according to latest Rookies rankingsNo blockbusters: how COVID-19 has worsened the fraught relationship between cinemas and distributorsFine art students stage ambitious graduating exhibitionBayfordbury observatory celebrates 50th anniversaryGold in the cosmos is an astronomical mystery Lessons from the gig economy for transforming public servicesUniversity of Hertfordshire appointed as an evaluation partner for local Public Health intervention schemes across the UKBritish Council launch international awards to celebrate UK alumni achievements in higher educationNovichok: how are victims surviving poisoning?COVID-19 may harm minority groups’ health even if they don’t catch the virusGrab a rope:seven reasons why skipping is so good for youChildren’s nursing lecturer awarded National Teaching FellowshipOnly the nose knows: New international network explores how odours lead to actionsTenancy advice for students from Law School Streetlaw webinarInquiry research finds most child sexual abuse survivors face barriers to supportThe UK’s unique education system needs a rethink as 65% of young people say they are being forced to narrow their subject choices too earlyAssessment Centre wins Advance HE Collaborative Award for Teaching ExcellenceAlumnus organises ‘Good Mental Health Festival’ in celebration of World Mental Health DayUniversity of Hertfordshire students win prestigious international design awardsAlumni friends launch football podcastSEPnet wins £370k to fund collaborative PhDs with SMEs Download the Powered by Herts podcast for the University’s latest research breakthroughs and news Study launched to determine how lockdown lifting is affecting mental health Onwards, upwards, let’s go! Students showcase final year projects onlineUniversity of Hertfordshire receives positive student feedback in latest NSS results The missing piece of Sunak's puzzle? Degree apprenticesAstrophysics student from University of Hertfordshire awarded first grant from innovative new scholarship programmeNew scheme launched to help Hertfordshire get back to businessGovernment action is urgently required to prevent malnutrition amongst older adults due to COVID-19New model raises questions about whether offices can safely be adapted for coronavirusSuper-Earth planets detected orbiting nearby starPartnership on the lookout for Sports ApprenticesAlgorithms are designing better buildingsWhy it could be dangerous to exercise with a face mask onLevelling the playing field: Vice-Chancellor's message to staff and studentsUniversities should prioritise training doctors, nurses and other professionals in aftermath of Covid-19 say publicPlants use microbes to protect themselves from deadly roundwormsChristo’s place in art history is not without controversy – here’s whyMemories matter: historians audio diaries capture history in the makingCoronavirus: Importance of care homes must be recognised by policy makers, according to latest paperNew online game teaches importance of social distancing