Graduates in the spotlight - September 2019.
MSc Youth and Community Work, Jordanstown
Ulster graduate, Phil Alexander has been appointed Cancer Fund for Children’s new Chief Executive Officer.
MEd Education, Jordanstown
Ulster graduate Naos Connaughton has been appointed as principal of the multi-denominational Lecarrow National School.
BSc Hons Biomedical Engineering, Jordanstown
Ulster alumnus and founder of Belfast-based medical tech firm axial3D has been awarded ‘Best use of Data Science/AI in Health & Wellbeing’ at the European DatSci Awards.
Honorary graduate and CEO of Nextdoor, Sarah Friar speaks to Sync on building a community in the digital age.
DLitt and DFA
A new film, ‘A Bump Along the Way’ starring honorary graduate Bronagh Gallagher, with executive production from fellow honorary graduate Roma Downey, premiers in Derry.
BSc Hons Food and Nutrition, Coleraine
Agri technology company Devenish has welcomed Ulster alumna Laura Maxwell into its business as part of a two-year development programme.
DLitt & BA Hons Communication Studies, Coleraine
As his debut novel hits the bookshelves Ulster alumnus, Honorary graduate, writer and peacebuilder Tony Macaulay speaks to the Belfast Telegraph.
MSc Real Estate, Jordanstown
Savills has moved to bolster its Dublin office team with the appointment of Ulster alumus, Sean Ryan McCaffrey (left).
Northern Ireland golfer and honorary graduate of Ulster University, Graeme McDowell to be awarded Freedom of The Borough in recognition of his work as an Ambassadors of Northern Ireland and the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough.
BA Hons Fine and Applied Arts, Belfast
Lurgan street artist and Ulster University graduate, Jonathan McKerr has been using his talents in Colombia to promote peace-building initiatives.
BSc Hons Sports Coaching, Jordanstown
Ulster University Sports Coaching alumnus, Diarmuid O'Carroll is appointed Motherwell’s new Under 18s manager.
BSc Hons Management and Leadership Development, Jordanstown
Following injury, Ulster graduate Aidan Quinn (left) will return to play his part in Belfast Star's charge for glory.
Honorary graduate, Jonathan Rea is crowned World Superbike champion for record fifth time at Magny-Cours in France.
BSc Hons Communication, Advertising and Marketing, Jordanstown
Ulster University alumnus and local actor Raymond Walsh (right) joins star cast for Les Miserables West End debut.