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Make the most of your Scholarship in 2021

Make the most of your Scholarship in 2021

Happy New Year to all Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows! At the CSC, we understand that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, last year was marked with numerous challenges to your Scholarship experience, and we have had to find new ways of connecting with each other. Over the...

CSC Welcome Event for Commonwealth Scholars

CSC Welcome Event for Commonwealth Scholars

On 11 December the CSC held its virtual Welcome Event for new Commonwealth Scholars who began their master’s courses this term. The Welcome Event was hosted by Richard Middleton, Chair of the CSC, and featured guest speakers Professor Rita Akosua Dickson, Dr Dominique...

Supporting entrepreneurs to thrive in Cameroon

Supporting entrepreneurs to thrive in Cameroon

In Cameroon, small- and medium-sized enterprises can struggle to secure investment to help their businesses and communities develop. We spoke to Femshang Muanze Charles, 2020 Commonwealth Scholar studying MSc Entrepreneurship Financing at Henley Business School,...

Knowledge Hub webinar series

Knowledge Hub webinar series

The CSC’s Knowledge Hub webinar series was launched in July 2020 and provides a platform for members of the CSC’s Knowledge Hubs to interact and discuss key topics related to the six CSC development themes. The overall aim of the CSC webinar series is to support and...

Virtual meet ups for our new Commonwealth Scholars!

Virtual meet ups for our new Commonwealth Scholars!

The 2020-21 academic year is now well under way and we believe September and October was the perfect time to get to know our Scholars and welcome them to the CSC family. We decided to hold a series of informal virtual meet ups, as a space where Scholars are able to...

Building trust in science through virtual reality

Building trust in science through virtual reality

Public and community engagement is increasingly recognised as key in building trust in science. Commonwealth Alumnus, Dr Patience Kiyuka, shares how we can utilise immersive technology in science communication. The Wellcome Global Monitor Report 2018, the world’s...