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9th September 2019
  THE University of Chichester has crowned its 180-year anniversary celebrations by unveiling a new, modern logo to take it through its next phase of development. ​The logo has taken elements of the University’s crest to create an image which is forward-thinking but which also celebrates the...
15th July 2019
  RESEARCHERS from the University of Chichester have won funding to develop a physical activity evaluation system for the British Army which will help prevent injury in soldiers. The Government’s Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) awarded £100,000 to the University’s Occupational Performance...
10th June 2019
Equivalent to supporting over 147,300 jobs Sports and Exercise Science (SES) students/graduates show a social and public benefit of £7.8billion 96 per cent of SES graduates stay in the UK A SES graduate will earn £667,000 more in their working life compared to if they had a Level 3 education (A...
14th January 2019
  MEMBERS of the public, staff, and students from the University of Chichester volunteered to run the Chichester half marathon last year as part of a research study conducted by Rianne Costello a PhD student in the University’s Occupational Performance Research Group (OPRG). The Chichester half...
6th December 2018
UK universities have been at the forefront of the most significant discoveries and pioneering changes of the last century - and the University of Chichester is centre stage of these developments. We’re celebrating the many ways in which Chichester has made a real difference to everyday lives with...
4th July 2018
In July 2018, two members of OPRG travelled to Dublin for the 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science (ECSS). They were accompanied by 5 of their colleagues from the Institute of Sport. The congress is one of the largest European conferences, and boasts a multi-disciplinary...
1st July 2018
In connection with the 3rd International Conference on Physical Employment Standards (PES) the University of Chichester’s OPRG organised an Occupational Physiology Researcher Development Day. The day was well attended with over 70 registered attendees from over 10 different countries. The day...
12th June 2018
In June 2018, 7 members of the OPRG and professor Mark Williams travelled to Minnesota in Minneapolis for the 65th Annual Conference of Sports Medicine.  The team had the opportunity to present the groups research to one of the largest International Conferences on Sports Medicine. The team’s...
1st January 2018
Between the 28 November and 1 December 2017, 10 members of the Occupational Performance Research Group (OPRG) travelled to Melbourne, Australia to attend the 4th International Congress of Solider Physical Performance (ICSPP). During the conference they presented the groups research to an...
18th June 2017
Occupational themed fitness tests showcased at the Festival of Sport at the University of Chichester. As part of the Festival of Sport at the University of Chichester, the Occupational Performance Research Group (OPRG) organised and ran an occupational themed fitness testing station for local...

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