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Student Parent Support Network Lunch

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Start Date: 7 December 2022 1:00 pm

Start End: 7 December 2022 2:30 pm

Location: Remond WRH001, University Centre Warrington

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Did you know the university has a network for students who are also parents, to offer peer support to each other throughout their studies? If you are a parent who studies at UoC, we would love to meet you. This informal lunchtime session will be a great opportunity to meet other student parents in person and to hear how everyone is getting on. There will be no pressure or expectation – whether you can come for the full 90 minutes or just drop in to say hello for 10 minutes, it would be great to see you.

You bring your lunch and we will provide some sweet treats and hot drinks 

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Student Parent Support Network Lunch

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Start Date: 6 December 2022 1:00 pm

Start End: 6 December 2022 2:30 pm

Location: Molloy CML009, Exton Park

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Did you know the university has a network for students who are also parents, to offer peer support to each other throughout their studies? If you are a parent who studies at UoC, we would love to meet you. This informal lunchtime session will be a great opportunity to meet other student parents in person and to hear how everyone is getting on. There will be no pressure or expectation – whether you can come for the full 90 minutes or just drop in to say hello for 10 minutes, it would be great to see you.

You bring your lunch and we will provide some sweet treats and hot drinks 

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The Santander Universities Scholars Programme

The Santander Universities Scholars Programme is now open for applications! If you’re a current Home Fee Status student due to graduate in 2025, apply for your chance to receive £30k of funding over 3 academic years and access to unique training and development initiatives. You must self-identify as part of at least 1 of these underrepresented groups:

  • Students from areas of low higher education participation, low household income or low socioeconomic status
  • Black, Asian and minority ethnic students
  • Mature students
  • Disabled students
  • Care experienced students
  • Carers
  • Students estranged from their families
  • Students from Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities
  • Refugees
  • Students from military families

Applications close at 11pm (GMT) on 31 January 2023. Further information and the application form can be found at:  https://bit.ly/3tph8DE

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Getting a Job Using LinkedIn

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Start Date: 14 December 2022 12:00 pm

Start End: 14 December 2022 1:00 pm

Location: Online

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Find out how the online professional networking site LinkedIn, can be used to get a job. Knowing how to set-up and use an effective, personalised LinkedIn profile to connect online will help you discover job opportunities, gain information about the organisation, and promote yourself to employers.

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What are Digital Skills and How Can I Develop Them?

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Start Date: 13 December 2022 12:00 pm

Start End: 13 December 2022 1:00 pm

Location: Online

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We use digital technologies every day to learn, find things out and communicate with each other. But you may not be feeling confident about using technologies to find work or articulate the digital skills you have to employers.

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Meet Sports Clubs and the Athletics’ Union

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Start Date: 17 February 2023 3:00 pm

Start End: 28 February 2023 3:30 pm

Location: Online

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Come along to get to know the facilities and clubs available to you at the University. From applying for a gym membership to being part of an AU club.

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Meet Chester’s Students’ Union

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Start Date: 17 February 2023 10:30 am

Start End: 17 February 2023 11:00 am

Location: Online

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Come and meet CSU’s Elected Officer Team and find out how you can get involved with the Students’ Union and their societies

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English For Academic Purposes

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Start Date: 16 February 2023 2:00 pm

Start End: 16 February 2023 3:00 pm

Location: Online

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International students who do not speak English as their first language should attend. Find out how the English for Academic Purposes Team (EAP) can help you with high-quality free language teaching, to support you throughout your academic programme at all levels. The session will provide details of the online and face-to-face classes and one-to-one tutorials. Email: eap@chester.ac.uk.

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Top Tips for Academic Writing In the Uk

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Start Date: 16 February 2023 10:00 am

Start End: 16 February 2023 11:00 am

Location: Online

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Join our Academic Skills team for tips and expectations relating to good academic integrity and academic writing.

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Culture Shock

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Start Date: 15 February 2023 2:00 pm

Start End: 15 February 2023 3:00 pm

Location: Online

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Top tips in dealing with culture shock, how to be alert to student scams and the support available to you.

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