11 10, 2019

Veterinary Nursing Students Celebrate Welcome Week with a Day of Punting


Veterinary nursing students from the University Centre West Anglia’s Cambridge Campus participated in a day of punting on the river Cam on 17th September to mark the close of their welcome week. Twenty students took part in the afternoon event, which was organised in conjunction with Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) and UcWA as part of their induction [...]

Veterinary Nursing Students Celebrate Welcome Week with a Day of Punting2019-10-11T13:47:10+00:00
9 10, 2019

Students Celebrate at Graduation Ceremony


Graduates came together with families, friends and staff at Alive Leisure Corn Exchange on Saturday 5th October 2019 for their graduation ceremony. Speakers at the ceremony included Principal David Pomfret, Mayor Geoff Hipperson and keynote speaker is Professor Roderick Watkins, Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation) Anglia Ruskin University, while the student vote of thanks speech was delivered by Nicola [...]

Students Celebrate at Graduation Ceremony2019-10-09T09:51:06+00:00
27 09, 2019

Alumna Publishes Ground-breaking Research on Invertebrates


UcWA alumna, Mx Lucy Marshall, has had her first paper published for her work on sentience in invertebrates. Lucy conducted the research while studying for a BSc Veterinary Nursing and Applied Animal Behaviour at UcWA. Entitled ‘Perception of the ethical acceptability of live prey feeding to aquatic species kept in captivity’, Lucy’s paper focusses on people’s perceptions [...]

Alumna Publishes Ground-breaking Research on Invertebrates2019-09-27T10:44:10+00:00
18 07, 2019

English and History Students Hold Humanities Conference


To close the academic year, BA History and English staff and students held a humanities conference. The day-long event saw a variety of speakers visit the University Centre, including actor and artistic director, Andrew Jarvis who discussed the most recent King’s Lynn Shakespeare Festival, as well as keynote speaker Dr Sean Lang, Senior Lecturer in History at [...]

English and History Students Hold Humanities Conference2019-07-18T16:02:52+00:00
18 07, 2019

Veterinary Nursing Student Volunteers in Egypt


UcWA veterinary nursing student, Rosie Ward has worked for the charity ACE (Animal Care in Egypt) in Luxor, Egypt nursing horses, donkeys, dogs, cats and even camels.   Rosie will begin her 4th year studying towards a BSc Veterinary Nursing at the Cambridge campus. She decided to visit Egypt to gain further practical experience in the field. [...]

Veterinary Nursing Student Volunteers in Egypt2019-07-18T15:51:23+00:00
9 01, 2019

Shakespearean Actor Visits the University Centre


One of the most respected Shakespearean actors of his generation, Andrew Jarvis, visited the University Centre West Anglia to speak to the university students. The inspirational speech saw the actor discuss his life and career, as well as his most recent project; organising the first ever Shakespeare Festival in King’s Lynn. Andrew kick-started a day of lectures [...]

Shakespearean Actor Visits the University Centre2019-01-09T11:43:58+00:00
5 12, 2018

Jordan English Named Student of the Year 2018 at Graduation Ceremony


King’s Lynn town centre came to a standstill at the weekend as our UcWA students processed through the streets after graduating at the Alive Leisure Corn Exchange. As is tradition, the academic and Mayoral procession walked the streets of King’s Lynn prior to the ceremony and again after, when graduates joined them to parade through the town centre. [...]

Jordan English Named Student of the Year 2018 at Graduation Ceremony2018-12-13T16:02:31+00:00
16 03, 2016

Aaron O’Donnell


“I chose to study a degree at CWA as I was impressed with the tutors; they have real experience and passion for the subject!” Aaran is currently studying BA (Hons) Business Management at CWA after successfully completing A-levels at Springwood Sixth Form and GCSE’s at St Clements High School. “I chose to study a degree at CWA as [...]

Aaron O’Donnell2018-12-05T15:00:15+00:00
15 03, 2016

Edward Wins Peoples’ Choice Award at 54 Hour Startup Event


A student from the university was part of the winning team at Sync the City 2018, which brought together budding entrepreneurs to pitch ideas for new startup companies to the public and a panel of 5 expert judges. The annual competition was held at OPEN Norwich from the 15th to the 17th November and saw teams compete from across [...]

Edward Wins Peoples’ Choice Award at 54 Hour Startup Event2018-12-05T15:00:10+00:00
15 03, 2016

Sairead Wild


"I looked at a number of universities, but only applied to UcWA. The range of topics covered was very comprehensive and the campus was well-equipped. I had excellent and extremely knowledgeable tutors at UcWA. student support, mentoring and course development were always at the forefront of their minds. By the time my class had graduated, we were a tight-knit, [...]

Sairead Wild2019-01-07T10:32:51+00:00