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University College Bids Farewell to Principal, Professor Haymo Thiel

Monday, December 17, 2018

On Friday 14 December, at a special event held on campus, colleagues, former staff, friends and family gathered to mark Professor Thiel’s 27 year association with AECC University College, and to wish him well as he steps down from his role of Principal.…

AECC University College Celebrates Graduation 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

The next generation of health professionals celebrated their achievements on Friday 16 November, as they graduated from AECC University College, Bournemouth’s specialist University College for Health Sciences. The University College awarded nearly 150 qualifications in total at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including students who completed the institution’s flagship Master of Chiropractic degree.…

Student Blog: Things to do in Bournemouth During the Winter

Monday, November 19, 2018

Cold nights, warm jumpers and fairy lights can only mean one thing- winter is on its way! For me, winter is the best time of year because there is always so much going on! Whether it is a nice coffee you’re after or a night at the theatre, Bournemouth has you covered as there is always something to do.…

Boscombe Food Network Meeting: Get Involved with Food in Your Local Community

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A national campaign is set to take over Boscombe to increase both the availability and consumption of veg and promote a healthier lifestyle. Delivered by the Sustainable Food City Partnership and together with Bournemouth Borough Council, the local veg campaign will focus on the Boscombe area and will aim to build positive food culture within the community.…

Student Blog: Staying Healthy While at University

Monday, November 12, 2018

So you may be wondering, how can I help myself stay healthy whilst at university, and who’s this guy to tell me so? Well, my name is Ben Goodall I am a Year 3 student of chiropractic at AECC University College and I am the current British tumbling gymnastics champion for Mens 17-21 age group, and number 7 in the world for the mens 17-21 age group, and in this blog I’d like to introduce to you the 4 pillars of health: Food, sleep, movement, community and how you can implement these as a student on a tight budget balancing the work hard play hard lifestyle!…

Celebrating World Radiography Day: Transforming lives through Special Imaging

Thursday, November 08, 2018

Today is World Radiography Day, so we’re taking the opportunity to raise awareness of our specialist imaging services and training here at AECC University College. Radiography and chiropractic were discovered in the same year, 1895, and both have had significant developments thanks to modern technology, research and industry best-practice.…

Out and About: AECC University College at BCA and WFC Education Conferences

Monday, November 05, 2018

A busy autumn has seen us attending a number of conferences. From the British Chiropractic Association's annual conference, to the joint World Federation of Chiropractic and the Association of Chiropractic Colleges conference, AECC University College has been well represented with staff presenting and displaying research. We take a quick look at what we've been up to.…

Student Blog: My Top Tips for Battling Homesickness

Monday, November 05, 2018

In this short blog post, student Charley Bennett, year 2 Master of Chiropractic student, offers some handy advice for those students who are pinning for home comforts and feeling a little homesick.…

Support and Care for Defence and Veteran Communities: The Wider Strategies

Thursday, November 01, 2018

With the Invictus Games drawing to a close last week, and following our announcement of our partnership with the Armed Forces Para Snowsport Team (AFPST) we reflect on how we can support our veterans and military personnel more effectively, and where AECC University College fits into those wider strategies.…