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Chester Medieval History
Katherine Wilson
Posted by Dr Katherine Wilson , Senior Lecturer in History
January 20, 2021

An International City: Chester in the Middle Ages

Dr Katherine Wilson, Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Chester, explains how Chester in the Middle Ages was a thriving, international city, with global trade links.

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History Christmas Spectacular University of Chester
Tim Grady
Posted by Prof Tim Grady , Professor of History; Programme Leader MRes History
December 17, 2020

The History Christmas Spectacular 2020

To celebrate Christmas, our historians at the University of Chester held a virtual History Christmas Spectacular to get everyone in the festive spirit.

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December 5, 2020

12 Days of Kindness: A Wonderful Way to End A Distinct Year

This International Volunteers Day, Amy Butt, Mentoring Admin Assistant within the Volunteering and Mentoring Team, tells us more about volunteering at Chester.

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Chester's Legacies of Empire
Hannah Ewence
Posted by Dr Hannah Ewence , Senior Lecturer in Modern History; Senior University Teaching Fellow
December 4, 2020

Chester’s Legacies of Empire

Dr Hannah Ewence, Senior Lecturer in the Department of History and Archaeology, brings to light the dark past of a historical figure whose statue stands in Chester.

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History Chester
Tim Grady
Posted by Prof Tim Grady , Professor of History; Programme Leader MRes History
November 5, 2020

Forever in Chester: The Forgotten Germans and the First World War

Ahead of Remembrance Sunday, Prof Tim Grady from the History and Archaeology Department, explains the difficulty in remembering all who died here as a result of WW1.

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student life chester
October 13, 2020

Priyanka’s story: What she loves about Chester

Priyanka, studying MSc Cardiovascular Disease, shares her thoughts about what makes the city of Chester a perfect place for students.

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COVID 19 University
October 8, 2020

COVID-19: What We’ve Learnt in Six Months

Dr Kate Harrison and Dr Gareth Nye of Chester Medical School explain what’s changed since March, bust COVD-19 myths and answer some of the questions we’re all asking.

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World Hepatitis Day 2020
Kate Harrison Staff Photo
Posted by Dr Kate Harrison , Lecturer
July 28, 2020

World Hepatitis Day 2020

On World Hepatitis Day, Dr Kate Harrison from Chester Medical School provides an overview of the diseases and tells us more about their history.

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How has Chester stayed open during lockdown
Posted by Abbey Roberts , HE Adviser
July 14, 2020

How Chester Has Stayed Open During Lockdown

You might not have realised the ways different businesses in Chester have kept going during lockdown, and as the city is opening back up, we thought we’d share some of them with you.

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Chester Rules
Posted by Grace Gardner , HE Adviser
July 7, 2020

Introducing 'Chester Rules'

Worried that you won’t be able to join a sports team in September? Don’t be!

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