May 2019

Graduates in the spotlight - May 2019.

Neil Brittain

Neil Brittain

PGD Newspaper Journalism, Belfast

Graduate of Ulster University and IFA strategy expert, Neil Brittain lands role as BBC NI's first executive editor of sport.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Tony Convery MBE

Tony Convery MBE

BSc Hons Engineering, Jordanstown

Ulster University graduate, Tony Convery from CDE triumphed at the Belfast Telegraph Business Awards.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Barry Falls

Barry Falls

BDes Design for Visual Communication, Belfast

Tyrone-born author and Ulster alumnus Barry Falls pens children's book to inspire and reassure.

Source: The Irish News
Stacy Feeney

Stacy Feeney

BSc Hons International Hospitality Management, Belfast

Stacy Feeney Graduate of BSc International Hospitality Management wins Operational Manager of the Year at the Professional Body Institute of Hospitality Awards.

Source: NI Chamber
Beth Healy

Beth Healy

BSc Hons Sport and Exercise Sciences, Jordanstown

Sport and Exercise Sciences Graduate, Beth Healy is announced as new Team Operations Manager for Ireland Women’s cricket team.

Source: Cricket Ireland
David Holmes

David Holmes

DLitt, 2015

Killing Eve composer and Ulster University Honorary graduate, David Holmes wins Bafta TV Craft Award

Source: BBC News
Stephen Kelly

Stephen Kelly

MSc Marketing Studies, Jordanstown

Ulster alumnus and Chief Executive of Manufacturing NI, Stephen Kelly is appointed to advisory role in the Board of Trade by International Trade Secretary Liam Fox.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Naoimh McAteer

Naoimh McAteer

BSc Hons Business Studies, Jordanstown

MJM Director and Ulster alumna, Naoimh McAteer is named Young Director of the Year at the Institute of Directors Northern Ireland (IoD NI) Director of the Year Awards.

Source: Newry.ie
Grainne McGarvey & Paul N Haslam

Grainne McGarvey & Paul N Haslam

MA Media Studies and BA Hons Modern Studies in the Humanities, Coleraine and BA Hons Business with Computing, Coleraine

Ulster graduates Grainne McGarvey and Paul Haslam head eComm Live conference putting e-commerce front and centre.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Jill Minne

Jill Minne

MA Human Resource Management, Jordanstown

Ulster alumnus Jill Minne named Director of the Year Public Sector category sponsored by Capita Managed IT Solutions.

Source: LinkedIn
Eva Rothschild

Eva Rothschild

BA Hons Fine Art, Belfast

International sculptor and Ulster graduate, Eva Rothschild displays works inspired by the cosmos in Wellington, New Zealand.

Source: Stuff.co.nz
Cathy Wilkes

Cathy Wilkes

MA Fine Art, Belfast and Diploma in Peace Studies, Jordanstown

Fine Art graduate Cathy Wilkes will represent  Britain in the UK at the Venice Biennale.

Source: British Council