December 2018

Graduates in the spotlight - December 2018

Norman Apsley

Norman Apsley

BSc Hons Physics, Coleraine

Ulster University graduate Norman Apsley confirmed as new Chair of Ledcom following his retirement from Catalyst Inc.

Source: Sync NI
Kathryn Callaghan

Kathryn Callaghan

Dip French, Magee

Ulster alumna and artist Kathryn Callaghan with aspirations of being another Cath Kidston.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Kathleen Christie

Kathleen Christie

PhD Life and Health Sciences, Coleraine

Top spot at Harvard Medical School for PhD graduate Katie Christie.

Source: Ulster University
Maggie Farrelly

Maggie Farrelly

PGD Sports Development and Coaching, Jordanstown

Graduate and inter-county referee Maggie Farrelly joins Donegal sports partnership team.

Source: Highland Radio
Julie Gray

Julie Gray

BA Hons Business Studies, Jordanstown

Alumna Julie Gray along with her husband David Gray is listed amongst the ‘15 trailblazing entrepreneurs to watch in 2019’.

Source: Silicon Republic
Ashleigh Hamilton

Ashleigh Hamilton

BSc Hons Leisure and Events Management, Coleraine

Ashleigh Hamilton, Ulster graduate and Marketing Manager of Momentum discusses partnering with promising professionals through the Ulster University Business Leader Mentoring Programme.

Source: NI Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Dr Weimin He

Dr Weimin He

PhD Arts Belfast

Dr Weimin He is artist-in-residence at the Oxford University Estates Directorate. He studied art from an early age and worked as a professional artist in Heilongjiang Museum of Art before coming to the UK in 1999. His artworks have been exhibited and collected worldwide, including: The British Museum, The Ashmolean Musum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The China National Gallery.

Source: The Mubane Educational Trust
Maeve Monaghan

Maeve Monaghan

MSc Executive Leadership and Adv Dip Management Practice, Jordanstown

NOW Group, managed by Ulster alumna Maeve Monaghan wins UK social enterprise award.

Source: Love Belfast
Michael Weston

Michael Weston

BA Hons Hospitality Management, Jordanstown

Ulster graduate Michael Weston named new General Manager at Slieve Donard Hotel.

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Andrew Whitson

Andrew Whitson

PGC Education (Art and Design) and BA Hons Design 1989 Belfast

Ulster alumnus and artist Andrew Whitson on his new book project with children with special needs.

Source: The Irish News