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Dr Simon Grennan
March 5, 2019

Academic output from Department of Art and Design demonstrates expertise in the field

The work of academics from the University of Chester in the field of Art and Design has been recognised in a succession of books and publications.

Graeme Law
March 5, 2019

Former pro-footballer graduates from the University of Chester.

The footballing profession is widely viewed as one of the most luxurious and extravagant – but much of this is just an illusion, according to a PhD student soon to graduate from the University of Chester. And he should know!

March 4, 2019

Employers must overcome fear of using positive action to address under-representation in apprenticeships and help close gender, ethnicity and disability pay gaps

More employers need to recognise the benefits of using positive action to increase the number of female, disabled and ethnic minority apprentices in Britain and help address the barriers these groups face in wider employment, according to the national equality body. 

March 4, 2019

University of Chester lecturer celebrates UK’s national heritage with show at Grosvenor Museum

A University of Chester lecturer has put together an exhibition of work by internationally renowned printmaker, David Ferry.

Deb Weaver, Ward Manager); Julia Austin; Sarah Jones, Jessica’s mum; Jessica Jones; Shirley Wildgoose and Sharon Foreman.
February 28, 2019

Jess celebrates on the neonatal unit where she spent her first days

A Children’s Nursing student has celebrated a very special birthday at the neonatal baby care unit that looked after her when she was born – and where she is currently on placement.

Examples of some of the work created.
February 28, 2019

Gifted young artists explore their craft

Talented young people in the field of visual arts learned new skills from professionals at the University of Chester’s Department of Art and Design.

•	Evolving Events (left to right): Patsy Cliffe; Rebecca Midwinter; Harry Jones; Emily Gould and Ffion Williams.
February 27, 2019

Don’t-You-Wish-You-Saurus? You still can!

A group of University of Chester students is hosting a day of fun dinosaur themed activities for children aged between two and 12.

The winning team – Laika2 – Matus, Nayana, Rosebree and Lucy.
February 25, 2019

Mission accomplished for rocket scientist school children.

Eighty school children from across Cheshire, Liverpool and the Midlands have been shown that sometimes it actually IS rocket science! Children from four high schools gathered at the University of Chester’s Thornton Science Park to become rocket scientists for the day.

Niamh Ryan, Megan Hood, Jane Treble-Parry and Megan Hassall.
February 25, 2019

Students host free events for children at Storyhouse

Bookworm Events, an events management company set up by students at the University of Chester, is hosting two free children’s activities at Storyhouse, Chester.

Mental Health Nursing students with Dean McShane (centre).
February 25, 2019

Mental Health Nurses’ Day celebrated

Staff and students at the Warrington Campus of the University of Chester celebrated the first national Mental Health Nurses Day at a special get together with tea, cake and time to talk about the profession.