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10 Nov 2016
First up as social media ambassador representing the Chevening class of 2016 is Kemesha Kelly from Jamaica, who's studying an MA in Social Policy at the University of York. Read more
Kemesha Kelly - Chevening Social Media Ambassador
Jamesly Pierre
31 Oct 2016
Jamesly Pierre grew up in Haiti in the Caribbean and is studying an MSc in Business Strategy and Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
18 Oct 2016
For November's 'In the Spotlight', programme officer Susie shares facts and fun activities to do in her favourite UK city, Edinburgh. Read more
Susie Pike - Programme Officer
Fireworks exploding
17 Oct 2016
With just two months until Christmas, there’s plenty happening around the UK to start the festive countdown. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
autumn leaves
29 Sep 2016
As you're new to the UK, we think you'll be eager to get out and explore. Read Chevening's top tips for events happening across the UK in October... Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
15th Century Arch in Norwich
16 Sep 2016
For October's 'In the Spotlight', programme officer James takes us on a tour of his home city of Norwich: Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
Evans Baines-Johnson poses with bee mascot
01 Sep 2016
Many Chevening Scholars take the opportunity to contribute to their community and this year the class of 2015 clocked up a fantastic 2,500 hours of volunteering alongside their studies. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
26 Aug 2016
Just arrived and eager to start exploring your new home? There are always a number of fun events running throughout the UK for everybody to enjoy, whatever your interests. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
Boats in Whitby bay
15 Jul 2016
I rush through the empty streets of London on my way to King’s Cross station, battling sleep at 6am, in order to catch the earliest train to York. Read more
Monica Ibrahim - Social Media Ambassador
Panellists discussing the impact of the UK charity sector at the Chevening Lecture Series
06 Jul 2016
Chevening Scholars heard from three experts, including two Chevening Alumnae, on the work of charities in the UK as part of the Chevening Lecture Series on 27 June.  Read more
Chimwemwe Manyozo - Chevening Scholar