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October 22, 2020

Kerry’s podcast demonstrates empowerment through support and education

A series of podcasts, sharing personal experiences as well as guidance and advice on the support available at the University, is being shared this week to mark National Care Leavers Week (October 2

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October 9, 2020

How to Apply to University

We realise that the process of applying to university can seem confusing at times, so we've put together this guide to talk you through the process.

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October 2, 2020

Our Top Tips for Writing the Perfect Personal Statement

Struggling with your personal statement? Our blog will provide some handy tips to help you get it sorted.

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Stick Chicks knit support for frontline workers
October 1, 2020

Business student creates charity, Stick Chicks, to support front line workers

First year business management student, Kimberley Coldwell, has combined her knitting talents and business acumen to create a charity that supports frontline staff at local hospitals.

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"Wars then and now" by Prof Lalage Bown, OBE, FRSE, FACSS
October 1, 2020

Insight: "Wars then and now" by Prof Lalage Bown, OBE, FRSE, FACSS

Prof Bown celebrated her 93rd birthday during lockdownn at her home in Shrewsbury, where she continues to work. Here she shares her reflections on the fight against fascism during World War II

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Virtual Open Day
September 23, 2020

A Guide to University Centre Shrewsbury’s Virtual Open Day

It’s not long until we are hosting our Virtual Open Days! 

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Christian Heenan, BSc (Hon) Health and Exercise Science
September 9, 2020

Christian Heenan, BSc Health and Exercise Science, turned tragedy into a career

Tragedy led Christian Heenan to the field of Health and Exercise Science.

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UCS breaks ground on new simulation suite
September 3, 2020

UCS breaks ground on new state-of-the-art simulation suite

Work has begun on the construction of a state-of-the-art simulation suite at University Centre Shrewsbury’s main teaching facility, Guildhall.  Once completed, the suite will be us

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UCS participates in 2nd dig at Shrewsbury Castle
August 27, 2020

UCS to participate in 2nd archaeological dig at Shrewsbury Castle

After a historically significant dig at Shrewsbury Castle in 2019, faculty and students from UCS's History Department return to participate in the second dig which begins in September.   

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Make a Difference
August 26, 2020

Business students 'Make a Difference'

As the local economy around University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) reels from the one-two blow of historic floods in February, followed a month later by the lockdown, UCS’s Business Department has been

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