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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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Rachel Sinden
Posted by Nan Pickering
September 30, 2020

Enterprising students secure business start-up funding

Entrepreneurial students and graduates have been successful in securing start-up funding to set up in business, courtesy of Santander Universities UK, as part of the University’s Venture Programme.

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Posted by Nan Pickering
September 21, 2020

Master’s student is an Emerging Entrepreneur

A Master’s student at the University of Chester is seeking help from the public to achieve her dream of winning a national competition for student entrepreneurs.

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sustainability, green chester, trees, climate change
Posted by Tamara Hunt , Sustainability Officer
June 3, 2020

Green Chester: Putting Sustainability at the Heart of the University

Tamara Hunt from our Sustaibility Unit tells us how, despite COVID-19 and the lockdown, sustainability remains at the top of the University's agenda.

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 A group of students from the Business School have been testing their creative skills by marketing a Cheshire-based travel, fitness and team energiser company during the pandemic lockdown.
May 11, 2020

Students adapt their work-based project for business under ‘lockdown’

A group of students from the Business School have been testing their creative skills by marketing a Cheshire-based travel, fitness and team energiser company during the pandemic lockdown.

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MA Social Work Placement
May 6, 2020

Michael’s Story: MA Social Work Placement During the COVID-19 Pandemic

MA Social Work student, Michael, tells us a bit about his experience of being out on placement during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Foodbank COVID-19
May 5, 2020

The Impact and Legacy of COVID-19 on West Cheshire Foodbank

Learn about the issues COVID-19 has created for sharing food with those in need in West Cheshire, the partnerships and practices developed to overcome challenges and what can be learnt for the future.

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volunteering opportunities
April 30, 2020

Student Volunteering Opportunities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Find out about the kinds of virtual volunteering opportunities you can get involved with at the University of Chester.

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COVID-19 supermarket
Lynne Kennedy
Posted by Prof Lynne Kennedy , Head of Department.
April 28, 2020

Securing Access to Food During a Pandemic

Head of the Clinical Sciences and Nutrition Department, Professor Lynne Kennedy, discusses securing sufficient access to food during the COVID-19 pandemic and the concept of a National Food Service. 

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Chester Medical School
April 1, 2020

COVID-19: Lockdown and Self-isolation Explained

Dr Kate Harrison and Dr Gareth Nye of Chester Medical School, bust myths about COVID-19, explain why we’re self-isolating and the idea of ‘flattening the curve’.

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