Chevening news

The Chevening community extends to all corners of the globe. Here is the latest news on what is going on in the Chevening network. If you have an interesting news story you would like to share with the Chevening community then please fill in our news submission form

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01 April 2016
Chevening Scholars have inadvertently set the world record for queueing by collectively clocking up 345,248 hours of queueing time in the eight months that they’ve been in the UK, according to figures released today by Chevening’s Department of Single File Analysis (DSFA). Read more
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22 March 2016
‘We can no longer be passive’ was the call from Chevening Scholar Yahoska Berrios on World Water Day 2016. The Nicaraguan scholar fronts a video aimed at the Chevening community which calls for greater efforts to help improve access to water for rural communities, given that the lack of water has a disproportionately negative effect on women and children. Read more
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17 March 2016
Chevening Scholars were invited to attend the Commonwealth Day Service at the iconic Westminster Abbey. The day was especially significant for Chevening Scholars as one scholar, Kishva Ambigapathy, was asked to lead the Royal Family during the procession as the bearer of the Commonwealth Mace. Read more
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10 March 2016
Chevening Scholars took a first-hand look at political devolution in Wales, as they visited The National Assembly for Wales in Cardiff. Read more
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07 March 2016
The value and power of female leaders was on show in London, as 60 Chevening Scholars gathered for the 'Women in Leadership' workshop. Read more
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04 March 2016
To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, a group of Chevening Scholars headed to his birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon. Read more
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04 February 2016
Despite leading busy lifestyles while studying a Master's degree here in the UK, a group of Chevening Scholars found time to volunteer, helping to clean Cramond Beach. Read more
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01 February 2016
Chevening Scholars immersed themselves in Scottish culture, as they took part in a Burns Night Ceilidh in Glasgow. Read more
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15 January 2016
A group of budding entrepreneurs were treated to a full day workshop, hosted by the University of Liverpool. Read more
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15 January 2016
Chevening Scholars from across the UK were lucky enough to visit Old Trafford, home to Manchester United Football Club. Read more
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