August 2021

Read the stories for our August 2021 Graduates in the Spotlight.

Sinead Chambers: Sports Physiotherapist

Sinead Chambers: Sports Physiotherapist

BSc Hons Physiotherapy, Jordanstown

UU alumna, Sinead Chambers, physiotherapist at the English Institute of Sport with GB Para-Badminton travelled to Tokyo to help and support the team’s performance. Sinead was the recipient of the Ulster University Sporting Talent Scholarship in 2012 and 2013.

Located in: England

Source: Read about Sinead Chambers: Sports Physiotherapist in Ulster University

Kim Griffin: Social Entrepreneur

Kim Griffin: Social Entrepreneur

PGC Sensory Integration, Jordanstown

Alumna Kim Griffin recognised as pioneering social entrepreneur with £10,000 Cambridge Social Innovation Prize.

Located in: England

Source: Read about Kim Griffin: Social Entrepreneur in Trinity Hall Cambridge

Rebecca Hume: Entrepreneur

Rebecca Hume: Entrepreneur

ADVDIP Social Enterprise, MFA Multidisciplinary Design, BA Hons Fine and Applied Arts, Jordanstown and Belfast

Ulster graduate Becca Hume’s TapSOS is UK’s 1st accredited firm for digital 999 reporting. During her student years Rebecca was also recipient of the UUSF Vice-Chancellor Award 2014, a Santander University Scholarship and the Santander University Entrepreneur Support Grant.

Located in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Rebecca Hume: Entrepreneur in Sync NI

Leanne McCormack: Designer

Leanne McCormack: Designer

BA Hons Ceramics, Jewellery and Silversmithing, Belfast

NI designer and alumna Leanne McCormack turning rubbish into works of art.

Located in: Northern Ireland

Source: Read about Leanne McCormack: Designer in Belfast Live

Grainne McNamara: Tech

Grainne McNamara: Tech

BA Hons European Business Studies, Coleraine

UU graduate Grainne McNamara moves from the world of corporate banking in the US to building a new tech platform in Ireland.

Located in: USA

Source: Read about Grainne McNamara: Tech in Donegal News