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Thursday 18 December 2014

Anglia Ruskin research recognised for its great impact


Thursday 4 December 2014

App will boost dementia sufferers' quality of life


Wednesday 26 November 2014

Hub will become home of veterans' research


Wednesday 19 November 2014

Global eyesight study wins research prize


Friday 24 October 2014

Study shows financial benefits of wetland


Tuesday 14 October 2014

Bilingual pupils cope better in noisy environments


Tuesday 12 August 2014

Research will discover if we're crazy for Klingon


Tuesday 22 July 2014

Railway policy could be just the ticket for Ed


Tuesday 10 June 2014

Secret of the black squirrel is revealed


Wednesday 28 May 2014

New study shows benefits of music therapy


Latest News

Research group to make strides in patient care

Friday 23 January 2015

Patients will benefit from a new scheme by Anglia Ruskin University to create a community of nurses involved in high-quality research and innovation.

The Anglia Ruskin Nursing Research Unit (ARNRU) brings together Anglia Ruskin with NHS partner trusts across Essex and Cambridgeshire to encourage nurses to take part in research which will change the lives of their patients.


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Research detects PTSD 3,000 years ago

Friday 23 January 2015

Research has discovered soldiers in ancient Iraq suffered from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) up to 3,000 years ago.

A paper co-written by Anglia Ruskin University's Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes and Dr Walid Abdul-Hamid, Consultant Psychiatrist at the North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust, suggests the condition existed in the ancient world. Previously, the fir....

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Chimpanzees follow the leader - new study

Tuesday 13 January 2015

New research may explain why innovative behaviour does not usually spread through populations of chimpanzees, our closest ancestor, despite the fact that different populations appear to have different behavioural traditions.

The study by Anglia Ruskin University, Durham University and the University of St Andrews found that chimps are more likely to copy the behaviour of senior members....

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Gays and lesbians in Athens have lower job satisfaction

Tuesday 23 December 2014

A new study shows that gays and lesbians are less satisfied with their jobs than heterosexual employees.

The report, published in the latest edition of Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, also found t....

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Why stars can leave West End audiences cold

Monday 22 December 2014

Celebrity casting can have a negative effect on audiences in London's West End, according to research published in the latest edition of Arts Marketing: An International Journal.

The study was carried out by Dr Niall Caldwell of Anglia Ruskin University and brand consultant Kathryn Nicholson, and it doesn't make encouraging reading for Strictly stars hoping to tread the boards in London....

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