28th March 2000




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Staff at the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside in Lincoln have been celebrating another record score for teaching quality.


The Department of Health Studies scored 21 points out of a possible 24 when it was inspected by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA). The score equalled the universityís previous best, recorded in November by the Department of Psychology.


John Lockwood, the Dean of the Faculty of Social and Life Sciences, is pictured presenting a bottle of champagne to the departmentís newest member of staff, Nicole Kent. Also pictured (left to right) are: Jon Hanna, John Clayton, Martin Page, Jan Gilbert, Carol Wilkinson, Nicola Adams and Don Blackburn.


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For more information contact:


Jez Ashberry

Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincolnshire & Humberside

Tel: 01522 886042

email: jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk