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The Athena SWAN self-assessment team at the University.
December 17, 2018

University rewarded for its commitment to gender equality

The University of Chester has been recognised, once again, for its commitment to gender equality for staff and students.

Left to right: Rebecca Stroud, Mentoring Assistant; Shaunagh Smith, Volunteer Coordinator and Stella Sacarello, Third Year Psychology with Counselling student.
December 17, 2018

Students and staff spread Christmas cheer with 12 Days of Kindness

Kind-hearted staff and students at the University of Chester have been marking the 12 days of Christmas by helping others in the local community.

Members of the Cheshire Armed Forces Covenant Partnership Committee sign the Armed Forces Covenant.
December 17, 2018

Cheshire partners declare their commitment to the Armed Forces

A covenant supporting the armed forces has been signed by a group of partners from across Cheshire.

Professor Darren Sproston.
December 17, 2018

What makes Christmas music Christmassy? University Professor may have the answer!

Have you ever wondered what it is that makes Christmas music Christmassy? A University of Chester Professor has spent the last 18 months trying to find out (in his rare spare time!).

Dr Ian Seed
December 13, 2018

University lecturer’s poetry collection amongst Books of the Year

A University of Chester lecturer and poet has had his book selected as a Book of the Year in the leading international literary review – the Times Literary Supplement (TLS).

Tourism Management students and staff with Airbus staff
December 13, 2018

Innovations at Airbus shed light on the future of travel for tourism students

Tourism degree students from the University of Chester Business School were given a tour of Airbus in Broughton.

Professor Emmas Rees
December 12, 2018

100 years of votes for women celebrated at the University of Chester

A direct descendant of the most influential family in the British suffrage movement is the guest of honour at a day-long event celebrating 100 years since women first voted in Chester.

Senior Lecturer in Drama Education, Uná Meehan describes how schools are adapting the Nativity plays for the modern age in her ‘Expert Explains’ video
December 12, 2018

Christmas mysteries unwrapped by University of Chester experts

Ever wondered how Nativity plays are changing in schools? Or how to make your Christmas ‘greener’ to help save the planet?

Richard Woldfenden
December 12, 2018

National success for University of Chester Radio student

A University of Chester Radio Production student has been given presenting shifts on national radio.

December 11, 2018

University’s Ultimate Frisbee team hosts wine and cheese night at local retirement housing

The University of Chester’s Ultimate Frisbee team hosted a cheese and wine night for residents in local retirement housing in Chester.