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May 31, 2019

Sports Journalism student goes to Wembley!

A University of Chester Sports Journalism student has fulfilled a lifelong ambition to work at Wembley Stadium.

Student Ryan Gunning working on the turbocharger test rig at Thornton Science Park
May 31, 2019

Undergraduate’s research explores possibility of improving turbocharger systems

An undergraduate Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Chester has come up with a research model which could see surge limits on turbochargers becoming a thing of the past, making them more efficient and cost effective.

Examples of the work on display
May 30, 2019

Exhibition of new artists in Chester city centre

The work of five artists supported by the University of Chester and a national scheme to promote upcoming talent is on display in the city centre.

Professor Joe Howe
May 30, 2019

Thornton Professor leads the North West on hydrogen matters

With the North West aiming to deliver the UK’s first hydrogen economy, a University of Chester professor is leading the way in the region’s ambition to make that vision a reality.

May 28, 2019

Students’ achievements celebrated at annual sports and societies awards

The achievements and sporting success of University of Chester students has been celebrated at an annual awards ceremony.

University of Chester student’s research suggests amphibians prefer wet under-road tunnels.
May 28, 2019

Student’s research suggests amphibians prefer wet under-road tunnels

Research by a University of Chester graduate suggests that under-road tunnels, designed to help frogs, toads and newts pass safely across a highway, would benefit from retaining water, to help reverse the worrying population declines of some amphibians.

Professor Nigel John
May 24, 2019

One of ‘Nation’s Lifesavers’ to give free public talk

A Professor, whose research team was recently named as one of the Nation’s Lifesavers in a national MadeAtUni campaign, is to give the next talk at Chester SciBar.

Book cover of Origin and Ellipsis in the Writing of Hilary Mantel
May 24, 2019

Academic publishes first book-length study of the works of author Hilary Mantel

In the same week that the publication date of author Hilary Mantel’s final novel in the Cromwell trilogy has been announced, an academic at the University of Chester has launched her own publication of the author’s work.

Zorbing students who have been fundraising for mental health charity Chapter.
May 24, 2019

From abseiling to zorbing – students fundraise for mental health charity

Students from the University of Chester will be helping local mental health charity Chapter to ‘raise the roof’ at its charity abseiling event down Chester Cathedral this Saturday, May 25.

May 24, 2019

University of Chester postgraduate event at Storyhouse

Students at the University of Chester are organising a postgraduate information event at Storyhouse.