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Become an Ambassador: make money, make friends, make a difference

Find out how to become a Student Ambassador with the School & College Engagement Team. Earn money, gain new skills, meet new people from across the University community, help a lot of young people and make a difference!

Kent History Postgraduates, the Lossenham Project and Kent’s Maritime Communities

This week I want to report on the first meeting of 2022 for the Kent History Postgraduates group as well as a meeting of the Lossenham Project wills group in […]

Count Zborowski Film

In the summer of 1924 millionaire racing driver, Count Zborowski made a series of home movies with friends, attempting to replicate favourite scenes from silent Hollywood films.

Award Winning Academics: Creative Sound Lecturer Wins Prestigious Award

Dr Magz Hall Wins 2021 PRS Oram Award The Oram Awards are a platform for innovation in sound, music and related technologies. It is a partnership between The New BBC […]

In conversation: Parents, teachers of Faith and the Nexus of school, parish church and family

We had a very interesting online meeting in September 2021. We listened to a pre-recorded zoom meeting with a small group of parents from three different Catholic parishes, engaged in […]

Dr Anne Nortcliffe shortlisted for Engineering Talent Award celebrating inspiring leaders

Dr Anne Nortcliffe, the University’s first Head of School for Engineering, Technology and design, has been nominated for an Engineering Talent Award. The awards raise the profile of the engineering […]

Safety of female runners

Following the tragic murder of Ashling Murphy as she jogged on a canal path in Ireland, Dr Laura Gubby discusses new research findings showing the perceptions of safety from female runners.

Winter Warmers: Cook and get cosy!

The turn of the seasons mean, more often than not, a turn of the weather. Many of us (myself included!) reach for comfort food when the days get shorter and […]

Is Boris Johnson’s Red Wall Appeal Beginning to Crumble?

Jo Rothery, PhD student, considers the changing opinion polls as 2022 begins.

iRIS Health Solutions Webinar

Many thanks to Gary Taylor who hosted a fantastic iRIS Health Solutions webinar for us on the 11th January. If you missed it there is an opportunity to watch it […]

Get out of Jail Free Card

So just imagine for a second that society was a conscious prison of oppression. A place where alternatives were quietly but actively oppressed. Where control was centrally driven through fear […]

Innovative partnership working between Christ Church University and East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Innovative partnership working between Canterbury Christ Church University and East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust lead to a 30% increase in placement capacity for Year 1 Speech and Language Therapy students. […]

Allyship: A guide

Being an ally to marginalised individuals is more than just making a statement. It’s a commitment to building relationships, educating yourself, reflection, challenging others and ensuring that those in minority […]

Crack Shot…

At the start of December, the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championship in Clay Shooting was held at Orston Shooting Ground near Nottingham.

Laptop and Magazines

How can the library support blended learning?

Last week in her blog post, Kate Davies looked at some of the resources available to support blended learning. This week, we are going to look at some of the […]

Happy Holidays and New Year Events and Opportunities

As 2021 comes to a close, the Arts and Culture team would like to wish you a restful and bright holiday season. There is a feeling of uncertainty surrounding how […]

Padlet App – How to Log in

A Padlet app is available for most mobile devices / operating systems – search for “Padlet” in your app store and download the app for free. Make sure you have already created a […]

Juliet Flynn’s experience as a school governor

Canterbury Christ Church University has recently signed the School Governor Champion Charter and is working in partnership with Inspiring Governance to promote and support governance opportunities for staff and students. […]

Mike and Sonia on BBC Radio 3

On the eve of the project launch, BBC Radio 3 aired a special edition of Free Thinking featuring three projects from the Being Human 2017 festival. Listen to the programme to […]

Share Your Story

Share your story We want to hear from you ! Hello, alumni! We at CCCU Law School want to know how far you are with your journey, after your graduation! […]

Tiny Manyings for Riddley

Artist Julieann Worrall Hood and researcher Paul March-Russell will be discussing Paul’s research and his interest in Russell Hoban’s Riddley Walker. They will also be discussing how Julieann will respond […]

Newly Accredited Training in Systemic Theory and Practice

We are pleased to announce that following a successful online visit by the AFT accreditation panel, Salomons have heard that our Foundation Level Training in Systemic Theory and Practice Is […]

monthly musings

Monthly musings- January 2022

Is reading an employability skill? We asked Susannah from our Careers & Enterprise Hub why reading matters for your career. Read on to find out more…

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 […]

A student-led evaluation of online learning

The Covid pandemic drove learning online across all Higher Education Institutions in the UK. This blog describes how, by working with students as co-researchers and partners in learning, we can ensure that our online offer meets […]

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 […]

Dennis feat Mandolin

Psychology Q&A Series: Dr Dennis Nigbur – Senior Lecturer

Our second candidate for the Psychology Q&A Series is Dr Dennis Nigbur, Chair of the Faculty Ethics Panel and Senior Lecturer in Social Psychology, having been with the psychology department […]

Using Blackboard Ally staff workshop

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

Mask from Statue at Marlowe Theatre

Research Seminar: 26 February 2020 — Yifeng Zhu, Choreography as Education

Canterbury Christ Church University School of Creative Arts and Industries Research Seminars 2019-2020 26 February 2020 4.15pm-5.30pm Pg06 – Powell Building Canterbury Christ Church University North Holmes Road Campus Canterbury […]