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APSC Equipment list

The equipment listed below is available for loan or use depending on the model. Please contact 10 days prior to your desired day. Victoria – birthing simulator – Gaumard […]

Learning Skills Hub modules for postgraduate students and researchers

Did you know we have a selection of Learning Skills Hub modules that have been specifically created for postgraduate students and researchers?   Let’s take a look:  Introduction to postgraduate […]

Medieval Canterbury Weekend – two months away

I thought I would start with the Medieval Canterbury Weekend 2024 because it seems some people are finding that the link is taking them to last year’s History Weekend […]

Join a Paid Focus Group on Student Commuting

Students: help us to understand your travel to campus, by taking part in a (paid) focus group We know that many of you are concerned about travel to Uni, because […]

Micro-Internships available, co-funded by Unitemps

You pay half, we pay half! What are the Micro-Internships? Co-funded by Unitemps, our match funded internships support regional businesses to recruit into a graduate level role or research opportunity. […]

Hands up for World Care Day 2024 – celebrating children and young people with care experience

Professor Janet Melville-Wisemen explores the campaigns and work that is supporting children and young people that have spent time in the care system and changing the stigma surrounding care experience.

LGBTQ+ History Month 2024

For LGBTQ+ history month this year, the focus is on contributions to medicine, past and present, by people in this community. There are many LGBTQ+ people who have contributed, developed […]

Poems inspired by Glacial Movements and the Ghaib

from Wise Words for the Earth VIEW FROM HER WINDOW  AFTER LOUISE BEER’S RESPONSE TO GLACIERS AND WATER:  The North Sea in Margate   Flows in and out of focus,  A […]

Final Year Student Awards Ceremony

We were delighted to host another student award ceremony for our final year students in December 23. Some photographs of the events hosted in both Medway and Canterbury are available […]

The Uncharted Canvas: Nurturing Creativity, Embracing the Wandering Soul

Introduction: In the vast realm of creativity, the artist’s journey is often likened to the wave of a master’s brush on a virgin canvas. It’s a dance of innovation and […]

Students explore the role of virtual reality in speech and language development with the Creative Innovation Hub

In November 2023, the BA (Hons) Special Educational Needs and Inclusion studies (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Education) programme worked in partnership with the Creative Innovation Hub (CIH) to deliver […]

COP28 Divisions

Transitional fuels, decarbonisation, losses and damage, GHG inventory, politics, money, business strategy – these are the issues which divided the COP28 community. Dr Natalia Slobodian reflects on her time spent at […]

Flipping the Partnership: A case study of developing students as partners in learning to promote adherence to the flipped classroom model.

Dr Katie Dray (Section of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences; School of Psychology and Life Sciences. Contactable at The context: At level 6, Sport Coaching students are encouraged to […]

One Week Free

Last year we opened our doors to the general public for the very first time. To celebrate the start of 2024, we’re offering one week absolutely free! Try our state-of-the-art […]

Meet the winners of The Big Idea Challenge 2023

This year CCCU’s Student Enterprise Service, LaunchPad, proudly introduced The Big Idea Challenge: a brand-new competition encouraging all CCCU students and recent graduates to share their impactful ideas in hope […]

Dr Dennis Nigbur on Busting Markers’ Jargon

Have you ever received feedback for one of your assignments but still don’t understand how to improve? Then read the following blog post written by psychology lecturer Dr Dennis Nigbur, […]

Arts & Crafts Service at Canterbury Cathedral 1937

The ‘Arts & Crafts’ service at Canterbury Cathedral in 1937. This was filmed by by Sydney Bligh who was a keen amateur filmmaker, who produced a 90 minute newsreel each […]

The Beginning Teacher in the Science Religion Encounter

End of Project Online Event This project is a research project led by Canterbury Christ Church University with 5 other universities, funded by Templeton World Charity Foundation (TWCF0375) as part […]

School of Allied and Public Health Professions School Awards 2022

We are pleased to celebrate our award winners of 2022 and wanted to share some of their inspiring quotes.

World Book Day: Spotlight on Student Author

Chantil Thomas, first year Media and Communications student, shares her motivation around her debut book ‘Selah-Encounters’ with the Canterbury Christ Church Student News team. I’ve always been writing, never really published […]

EDI in Computing

According to the UCAS statistics for the 2021 application cycle (UCAS, 2021), 314604 males applied to university, compared with 434965 females. While subject areas such as computing are dominated by male students, this statistic shows that males must be missing out in other areas, particularly the humanities and social sciences. Whilst these areas are not typically considered to be as high paying as STEM subjects, the soft skills learned and cultivated in them are invaluable and necessary when leaving higher education to enter employment.

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Being a Leader of Smart Working

The development of the new Smart Working Framework here at Christ Church gives you, our leaders, an opportunity to embrace contemporary and motivating ways of working with your teams: enhancing […]

Can we all be superheroes?

What do superheroes mean to us and who can identify with them? John McGowan is joined by Clinical Psychologists Lauren Bryan, Gina Harwood and Alan Hebben-Wadey to talk about superheroes. […]

Nuria Martinez Research Interests: I am interested in exploring the relations between social identities, rhetoric, collective action and social change in intergroup contexts. Current Research Projects: My current research is […]

Key trends in the legal market to know about before you apply to work in a law firm.

Canterbury Christ Church University, Law School, is welcoming Mr Craig Sharpe to talk on key trends in the Legal Market and their relevance to Law Students on Monday 31st at 3-5 […]

Is your child in preschool or reception?

Canterbury Christ Church University’s Learning and Development lab are looking for children and parents who would like to take part in new research. Our ‘Talk about Thoughts and Feelings’ and […]

Using Blackboard Ally staff workshop

Led by Blackboard staff, this one-day-only workshop will provide a thorough introduction to the concept of accessibility.