Scholars blog

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28 Mar 2017
Edinburgh International Science Festival Edinburgh, Scotland 1 April to 16 April 2017 Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
science, the Boat Race, Grand National, Cardiff Flower Show, London Marathon, Chichester, crabs
28 Mar 2017
As it was highlighted during our welcome event in London, being a ‘Chevener’ is more than being the recipient of a scholarship, it is the bridge to expand our horizons and explore other dim Read more
Eliana Camargo and Diego Pedraza - Chevening Scholars
World Government Summit, Sustainable Development Goals, University College London, Elon Musk, Christine Lagarde, António Guterres, Dubai
27 Mar 2017
In the third part of my British history series I'm looking at the significant legacy of the Anglo-Saxons in Britain, the forefathers of the unified kingdom of England. Read more
Jim Dale - Programme Officer
Naa and Tosin co-hosts of the show
27 Mar 2017
Our scholar in the spotlight this month is Naa Ayeleysa Quaynor-Mettle from Ghana, who's studying an MA in  Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
radio, student media, University of Sussex, International Development, broadcasting
09 Mar 2017
The beautiful city of Durham is set in the picturesque north east of England. Read more
Sophie Willson - Programme Officer
03 Mar 2017
On Monday, February 27, some of our Cheveners participated in a lecture on new media and journalism hosted by the University of Sheffield. Read more
Darathtey Din - Social Media Ambassador
University of Sheffield, virtual reality, fake news, Middle East, Social Media, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter
Chevening Debate panellists
02 Mar 2017
On 17 February, 2017, the year’s first Chevening debate was held at Goldsmiths, University of London. Read more
Abdulla Hawez - Social Media Ambassador
02 Mar 2017
On Thursday, 11 February, Chevening Scholars joined hundreds of volunteers to help Trees for Cities plant thousands of trees at Marnham Fields in the London borough of Ealing. Read more
Patricia Miranda - Social Media Ambassador
24 Feb 2017
Scholars enjoyed an historic trip to Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral on 5 February. Read more
Nicolette Bryan - Social Media Ambassador
Emperor Trajan
23 Feb 2017
In part two of my British history series I'm looking at how the Romans took over from the Celts and extended their empire to Britain. Read more
Jim Dale - Programme Officer
Julius Caesar, Roman Britain, Hadrian's Wall, Boudicca, Iceni, History