Celebrating our Class of 2019

A renowned agriculture and land management expert has been made an honorary fellow of the University of Cumbria.

A Cumbrian born and bred, Alan began his land agency career in 1963 as an articled pupil and assistant to a firm of chartered surveyors in Northumberland, qualifying in 1968.

Today, he has been made an honorary fellow.

Read Alan's Story


The dream that became reality

Graduation day came with a simple pledge from Steafan Deery, to end his teaching career with the same passion and enthusiasm that he had on day one.


Read Steafan's Story


After eight years battling ill health Liz finally has her MA

Liz Porter had a beaming smile on her face when she graduated on Tuesday from the University of Cumbria. For Liz, a former teacher from Warrington, Cheshire, it’s been a long road to completing her MA in Education Professional Practice.


Read Liz's Story


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Our social media channels will be highlighting all of our favourite  photos, videos and stories from the day.

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Our November 2019 graduation ceremonies are taking place this week at Carlisle Cathedral.

We will be bringing you all of the sights, sounds and stories from the week - whether you are unable to attend and want to see what you've missed, or you want to relive your experience of the week.

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