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Victoria Scorey receiving her award from Robert McDonald, the Deputy Chair of the IET local network.
August 30, 2019

Mechanical Engineering student wins engineering prize

A Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Chester has won a regional engineering award.

Associate Professor Hannah Bacon, with Feminist theology and contemporary dieting culture.
August 30, 2019

Chester academic challenges contemporary dieting culture.

How diet and weight loss programmes can be deliberately aligned with guilt and moral weakness, through the use of well-known Christian ideas and terminology, is the focus of a book written by a University of Chester academic.

Project student Ahsen Senturk working in the labs at Thornton Science Park.
August 30, 2019

Eco-Innovation scheme brings Cheshire company and the University of Chester together to develop silica products

Cheshire-based company Rothon Research Limited (RRL) has taken advantage of the Eco-Innovation scheme to team up with the University of Chester’s Department of Chemical Engineering to investigate the recovery of useful colloidal silica products from geothermal power operations. This will both improve the efficiency of the power plants and provide a sustainable source of colloidal silica.

The Chapel on the Parkgate Road Campus.
August 28, 2019

University opens its historic buildings for Heritage Open Days 2019

The University of Chester is once again opening the doors to some of its most historic buildings as part of this September’s Heritage Open Days.

Dr Servel Miller presenting Emergency Assembly Point signs to Martina Medley, Parish Disaster Coordinator, St Thomas Parish Council in Jamaica.
August 28, 2019

Chester academic’s work aims to improve the Caribbean’s resilience to natural disaster

For the second year running, a University of Chester academic has been working with key decision makers in the Caribbean, to advise them on how to become more resilient to natural disasters in their region.

Leanne with Margaret, who has visited the group since the start.
August 28, 2019

Volunteer project helps those living with dementia have the time of their lives

A student volunteer is helping people in her community living with dementia have the ‘time of their lives’ by helping establish a support group in a local pub.

Rebecca Brett
August 28, 2019

University student and staff member volunteer for UK’s first local conference of youth on climate change

A Geography and International Development student and a member of staff at the University of Chester are among 16 to 35 year-olds around the country who are helping to organise and host the UK’s first ever Local Conference of Youth (LCOY) on climate change.

An inspiring LGBTQ+ charity Young Ambassador and student at the University of Chester has mixed with Royalty as part of his new volunteering role.
August 20, 2019

Inspirational activist Edmund shares his passion for volunteering with Royalty

An inspiring LGBTQ+ charity Young Ambassador and student at the University of Chester has mixed with Royalty as part of his new volunteering role.

Caption: Left to right: Dr Alan Finnegan, Professor of Nursing and Military Mental Health; Dr Lisa Di Lemma, Senior Researcher; Lauren West, Administrative Assistant and PA; Lottie Ainsworth-Moore, Project Administrator for Veteran Studies and Dr David Sa
August 20, 2019

Work to support veterans shortlisted in major healthcare awards

Work to support military veterans and their families at the University of Chester has been shortlisted for a major national healthcare award.

Deirdre Newell swimming The Channel
August 20, 2019

Master’s student completes Channel swim

A Master’s student at the University of Chester has successfully swum The Channel – and received a congratulatory tweet from the Taoiseach of Ireland in the process.