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As the country and the world pulls together during the COVID-19 pandemic, inspirational stories are keeping our spirits high - and we’ve got our own to tell at the University of Chester.

We’re determined not to let the coronavirus outbreak affect our students’ education, and true to the University’s ethos, the wellbeing and academic achievements of our students remains our main focus. But we have also been answering the call that’s been heard across the nation to help our NHS, like many other universities. We’re proud of our students and we’re proud of our staff, so we wanted to share their stories with you.

 

July 7, 2020

Advice for apprentices and apprenticeships providers under COVID-19

Professor Tony Wall was an invited as a panel member to discuss how apprenticeships can still progress 'stand out' work-based projects under lockdown.

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July 7, 2020

New skills programme helps speed up economic bounce back

Three key North West organisations have teamed up to plug skills gaps in the region’s businesses and help them emerge from the pandemic stronger and more resilient.

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June 22, 2020

Inventive Events Management students hold a virtual raffle for charity

GinMistic Events, a group of five Events Management students studying at the University of Chester, has raised over £1,100 for The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity, via a virtual raffle.

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June 8, 2020

Graduate teaches herself coding to hit the gaming big-time

A graduate who taught herself coding has launched an Instagram game, attracting over a million users since it launched last month.

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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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