June 2020

Graduates in the spotlight - June 2020

Catherine Brennan: Associate Financial Planning Director

Catherine Brennan: Associate Financial Planning Director

BA Hons Banking and Finance, Coleraine

Ulster University alumna, Cathy Brennan nominated for two Women in Financial Advice Awards.

Located in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Catherine Brennan: Associate Financial Planning Director in NI Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Amanda Coogan: Sign Language interpreter

Amanda Coogan: Sign Language interpreter

PhD Art, Design and the Built Environment

Stormont sign language interpreter and Ulster graduate, Amanda Coogan talks about performance art and growing up with deaf parents.

Located in: Belfast

Source: Read about Amanda Coogan: Sign Language interpreter in The Irish News

William C Campbell: Nobel Prize winner

William C Campbell: Nobel Prize winner

DSc

Launch of book about life of Donegal Nobel Prize winner and honorary graduate of Ulster University, William C Campbell.

Located in:  USA

Source: Read about William C Campbell: Nobel Prize winner in Donegal Live

Fiona Hanna: PR Director

Fiona Hanna: PR Director

MSc Communication and Public Relations, Jordanstown

Ulster graduate Fiona Hannah appointed Director at Jago Communications.

Located in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Fiona Hanna: PR Director in Jago Communications

Ashling Lindsay: Illustrator

Ashling Lindsay: Illustrator

MA Design and BDes Hons Design for Visual Communication, Belfast

Ulster alumna and Illustrator Ashling Lindsay picks up top children’s book award.

Location in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Ashling Lindsay: Illustrator in The Irish News

Carla McCabe: President/CEO

Carla McCabe: President/CEO

MSc Communication, Advertising and Public Relations, Jordanstown

VIA Public Media appoints alumna Carla McCabe as new president/CEO.

Located in: Pennsylvania

Source: Read about Carla McCabe: President/CEO in The Abington Journal

Katie McQuillan: Photographer & Director

Katie McQuillan: Photographer & Director

BD Hons Animation and Cert HE Communication, Advertising and Marketing, Belfast and Jordanstown

United Nations and WHO feature Belfast photographer and Ulster University alumna, Katie McQuillan’s photo as part of global Covid-19 messaging.

Located in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Katie McQuillan: Photographer & Director in Belfast Live

Sam Waide: CEO, Road Safety

Sam Waide: CEO, Road Safety

BTech Mechanical Engineering, Jordanstown

Ulster University graduate Sam Waide is confirmed as new CEO of Road Safety Authority.

Located in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Sam Waide: CEO, Road Safety in The Journal.ie