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Marie Price, Senior Lecturer in Childhood, Social Work, and Social Care
11th September 2016
AN understanding of death is at the heart of social work practice through direct interaction with the dying and their families, encountering bereaved service users, and with the risk of death across safeguarding procedures for children and adults. It was this topic on 6 September that saw the first...
Vic Goddard - Honorary Doctorate of Education
21st September 2015
Influential figures from the world of arts, sport, and education are to be recognised for the contributions to their fields with prestigious accolades from the University of Chichester. They will each receive honorary doctorates and have been chosen to join the University’s community as their...
Mark Floyer - PhD in poetry
15th May 2015
A SERIES of bursaries are being offered to students for a chance to undertake a PhD at the University of Chichester. As many as ten studentships, worth £13,000 annually for three years, are available for those aiming to complete a doctorate within one of seven research areas. This includes English...
Cricket tournament
17th March 2015
A CRICKET tournament with a difference has been fought between hundreds of people with learning disabilities from across Sussex. More than 200 competitors from community groups in the region met at the University of Chichester to challenge for the title of best team within the two counties. The...
15th October 2014
END-of-life care practitioners must be offered and make use of good quality supervision, according to a senior lecturer at the University of Chichester. Marie Price, of the Department of Social Work and Social Care, recently spoke with the national Guardian newspaper to raise awareness of social...
24th September 2014
Students from the University of Chichester are among the most satisfied in the UK, according to a new survey. The results published last week for the 2014 National Student Survey - a poll taken each year for the government by Isos Mori - showed that 89 per cent of students from the University were...
Clive Behagg
23rd September 2014
The quality and management of research at the University of Chichester has been recognised by the Privy Council who have conferred the University with Research Degree Awarding Powers (RDAP).  "A University is a place where new ideas are formed and I am delighted that the quality of our research,...
18th September 2014
The quality and management of research at the University of Chichester has been recognised by the Privy Council who have conferred the University with Research Degree Awarding Powers (RDAP). Vice-Chancellor Professor Clive Behagg explained: "A University is a place where new ideas are formed and I...
5th September 2014
The University of Chichester is in the running for a national award after its students reported high satisfaction levels with their experience. In a year when the satisfaction rate for students studying at UK universities hit an all-time high, Chichester has been shortlisted for the most improved...
2nd July 2014
The Complete University Guide has ranked the University of Chichester as the 11th safest University out of nearly 100 institutions across England and Wales. The information was compiled between May 2013-April 2014, measuring annual reported incidents per thousand residents within 3 miles of the...

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