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Coronavirus information for our alumni

The University of Gloucestershire is working hard to support students, staff and alumni. The University continues to apply Government guidance in full, and has been adapting our approach in response to the rapidly changing situation. Click here for…

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National Trust archaeologists surprised by likely age of enigmatic Cerne Giant – but some mystery still remains

Scientific analysis by a University of Gloucestershire lecturer means that the National Trust can for the first time reveal the likely age of the Cerne Giant, Britain’s largest and perhaps best-known chalk hill figure. Generations have speculated about…

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Lockdown Inspired Debut Book at 84

Having been a writer all of her life, it took the enforced confinement of a Covid lockdown for Janet Preen-Jones to publish her first book, at the age of 84. Janet studied teacher training at St Mary’s College,…

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New book celebrates legendary music

Captain John H Evans is celebrating the launch of his second book, inspired by the magic of music and cinema.  Now aged 90, John joined St Paul’s College to complete his teacher training after completing his National Service in the Royal Air…

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Annual Sustainability Report Released

The university has released the Annual Sustainability Report for 2019-2020, which shares performance and celebrates achievements across all aspects of sustainability in the life of the university. This is the fourth report on delivery of the University’s Sustainability…

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Self-published debut by University of Gloucestershire alumni wins prestigious American business book award

Self-published debut by University of Gloucestershire alumni wins prestigious American business book award. ‘Wonder Leads’ the self-published debut by University of Gloucestershire alumni, Dave Holloway has been awarded a silver medal in the Sales category at the Axiom…

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Postgraduate Study Transformed Career

Daniel Bridges set out on his postgraduate journey to enhance his business skills. Whilst completing his MBA (Masters in Business Administration), his entrepreneurial spark came alive and he set up and ran his own start-up business. He is now Chief…

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University of Gloucestershire accredited by ground-breaking dual career scheme

University of Gloucestershire is leading the way with supporting talented athletes in education in England, having been accredited by an innovative Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) initiative. The Sport England-backed programme supports young sportspeople on the talent pathway…

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Senior Lecturer selected to join UK Coaching Panel

Will Roberts, Senior Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science Academic Course Lead for the MSci/BSc in Sport Coaching Science at the University of Gloucestershire, has been selected to join the UK Coaching Advisory Panel, representing the university. The…

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Green Gown Awards 2021 – Looking for Inspiring Projects from University Graduates

The Green Gown Awards UK and Ireland recognise the exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by universities and colleges across the UK and Ireland. All categories are open to any post-16 education establishment. The Enterprise category, sponsored by CUBO,…

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God and the Pandemic, Reflecting on Faith Questions in 2021

How does a scientist and a theologian engage with some of the big questions raised by the pandemic? What have we been learning about what it means to be ‘led by the science’ and the vulnerability of humans…

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