News and Updates

Giving you the latest information about student life and updates from Hertfordshire University and surrounding areas

PresssAsset 27.png

Internationally renowned headteacher joins School of Education

Image: The Wroxham School [Katie Noble | Entertainment Editor] Professor Dame Alison Peacock, Executive Headteacher of Potter’s Bar Wroxham School, has joined the University of Hertfordshire School of Education as a Visiting Professor. The Hertfordshire teacher’s influence first became apparent in her miraculous transformation of the Potter’s Bar school, which sat within “special measures” in 2003. Dame Alison Peacock’s hard work and dedication led to the school being lifted

Research reveals harassment and bullying of LGBT+ students and staff in colleges and universities

Image: Gratisography [Laura Slingo | News Editor] Pride and Prejudice in Education is a report produced by NUS, the Equality Challenge Unit, the Learning and Work Institute, the Skills Funding Agency and the University and College Union and the Forum for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Equality. It calls on universities and colleges to provide good quality training and support for staff. It also recommends that institutions develop an inclusive curriculum, have zero to