Caption: The University's new Chancellor, Gyles Brandreth.
University’s March graduation ceremonies took place last Friday (March 17) at
Chester Cathedral. Undergraduates and postgraduates from a variety of
disciplines received their awards and were congratulated by the newly installed
Chancellor, Gyles Brandreth.
Brandreth, who was awarded his Honorary Doctorate by the University in 2014, acknowledged
the vital role of everyone at the University; from the Vice-Chancellor, to the
cleaners and maintenance staff. He saluted the students for their hard work and
invited them to thank their parents and partners for their support during their
Caption: Staff pictured with Ted, the Alumni Bear.
may also have spotted Ted, our alumni bear, making an appearance on our social
media pages over graduation – be sure to follow us on social media and keep up
to date with his adventures, as well as all our other alumni news:
can also follow our alumni blog here. The blog is the ideal
platform for you to share your personal stories in your own words, as well as
read about others. We would be delighted if you would like to be a guest
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Alumni and Development team are excited to see so many graduates about to
embark upon their careers and lives after university. We are always delighted
when graduates make the transition from student, to active member of our alumni
and becoming part of the University of Chester Alumni Network could not be
easier and will help to keep you connected to the University for life.
part of the alumni community has many benefits and services, including:
access to your University of Chester email account.
to the latest edition of our annual alumni magazine, The Cestrian.
to special alumni events.
benefits and discounts available only to those alumni who register online.
here to register today!