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Student filmmakers working on TV hit, graduate with first-class degree and award

Posted: 4 Dec 2019

Two student filmmakers, who made their names working on a hit TV programme while studying, have graduated not only with first-class degrees but a special award recognising their hard work and contribution to the university.

Generation game for creative entrepreneur

Posted: 3 Dec 2019

At the age of 21, entrepreneur Laura Devaney is getting ahead in business thanks to her arts degree – gained 30 years after her mother completed her studies at the same campus. Laura runs two new businesses with her partner Cameron Martin, who is also a member of the University of Cumbria’s alumni association, giving the night-time economy in Carlisle a welcome boost.

Unforgettable 2019 for Cumbria’s young artist of the year

Posted: 3 Dec 2019

For Poppy Cookson, 2019 is a year she’ll never forget. The 22-year-old became the first in her family to graduate from university. She's also Young Cumbrian Artist of the Year and has won two significant awards, furthering her career.

Former student nurse of the year nominee garners high praise from peers

Posted: 3 Dec 2019

A former student nurse of the year nominee who champions autism awareness was recognised with a special award at her graduation last week.

Cumbria’s Assistant Chief Constable becomes a Master of Science

Posted: 2 Dec 2019

One of Cumbria’s most senior police officers has joined the ranks of 1,000 graduands. Assistant Chief Constable Andrew Slattery accepted his Master of Science award at Carlisle Cathedral after completing his MSc in Strategic Policing, picking up his scroll 29 years after gaining a degree in sociology.

How to turn your passion for sports into a career

Posted: 9 Dec 2019

Our Senior Lecturer, Stephen Rowell, talks about his experience working as a Sports Physiotherapist in Rugby League and Union after a career in the NHS and how his passion for sports drives him in his career.

Collaborating towards a multicultural Cumbria

Posted: 6 Dec 2019

The University of Cumbria has been working with Multicultural Cumbria for a number of years to raise awareness of the range of nationalities within the county. The partnership has strengthened as Multicultural Cumbria has found a home at the university’s campus in Fusehill Street, on the edge of Carlisle city centre.

Avoiding organisational burnout whilst increasing your profits: through balancing leadership and management

Posted: 29 Nov 2019

One very successful CEO said to me that every now and then he enters his office, shuts the door, drops the blind and does nothing all day and then goes home.

Looking for a rewarding career where you can make a real difference? Retrain to Teach

Posted: 29 Oct 2019


The perfect career as a Learning Disability Nurse

Posted: 4 Sep 2019

Diverse nursing roles can steer you far from the vision of a nurse in uniform caring for patients at their bedside within a Hospital setting. Graduate Shaheen Ratansi tells her story of the journey she has taken to find her perfect degree, starting a career in a supportive and empowering role as a Learning Disability Nurse.

Campus Tour - Carlisle - Brampton Road

Thu 12 Dec 2019

An opportunity to visit our Brampton Road campus.

Campus Tour - Carlisle - Fusehill Street

Fri 13 Dec 2019

An opportunity to visit our Fusehill Street Campus.

Undergraduate Health, Social Care and Sport Open Day - Lancaster

Sat 11 Jan 2020

Here's your chance to experience living and learning with like-minded individuals on a campus where you'll find your course, your calling and your career.

Campus Tour - Ambleside

Wed 15 Jan 2020

An opportunity to visit our beautiful campus in the heart of the Lake District.

Campus Tour - Carlisle - Brampton Road

Thu 16 Jan 2020

An opportunity to visit our Brampton Road campus.