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In the news: Alumni

Ulster University news highights. For more news visit our main news site

Choice Housing launches new scholarship programme with Ulster University

Choice Housing launches new scholarship programme with Ulster University

15 October 2019

Ulster first university to sign up to The R&A Women in Golf Charter

Ulster first university to sign up to The R&A Women in Golf Charter

21 July 2019

Campus libraries open their doors to the public

Campus libraries open their doors to the public

10 July 2019

Earn-as-you-learn - First Higher Level Apprentices in applied pharmaceutical sciences graduate from Ulster University

Earn-as-you-learn - First Higher Level Apprentices in applied pharmaceutical sciences graduate from Ulster University

10 July 2019

All-Ireland champion graduates from Ulster University

All-Ireland champion graduates from Ulster University

9 July 2019

Ulster University Pro-Chancellor recognised with graduation honours

Ulster University Pro-Chancellor recognised with graduation honours

9 July 2019

Elaine celebrates graduating with PhD from Ulster University

Elaine celebrates graduating with PhD from Ulster University

9 July 2019

Foyle Cup founder honoured by Ulster University

Foyle Cup founder honoured by Ulster University

8 July 2019

All for the love of Irish

All for the love of Irish

8 July 2019

Eamonn Baker honoured by Ulster University

Eamonn Baker honoured by Ulster University

8 July 2019

Ulster University graduates recognised with Librarianship Excellence Award

Ulster University Graduates Recognised with Librarianship Excellence Award

8 July 2019

Honorary Graduate: Suren Gupta

Honorary Graduate: Suren Gupta

5 July 2019

Heartfelt celebrations for Ulster University Graduate

Heartfelt celebrations for Ulster University Graduate

5 July 2019

Internationally recognised scientist honoured by Ulster University

Internationally recognised scientist honoured by Ulster University

5 July 2019

Piper honoured by Ulster University

Piper honoured by Ulster University

4 July 2019

Peace advocate Martha Pope honoured by Ulster University

Peace advocate Martha Pope honoured by Ulster University

4 July 2019

Student entrepreneur has ambitions to turn her degree into an award winning business

Student entrepreneur has ambitions to turn her degree into an award winning business

8 July 2019

How a linguistics student from Ulster University helped a young boy from Iraq

How a linguistics student from Ulster University helped a young boy from Iraq

5 July 2019

Inspiring principal recognised by Ulster University

Inspiring principal recognised by Ulster University

3 July 2019

HBO Vice President honoured by Ulster University

HBO Vice President honoured by Ulster University

3 July 2019

The Power of the PhD at Ulster

The Power of the PhD at Ulster

3 July 2019

Ulster University PhD student fights for social justice

Ulster University PhD student fights for social justice

4 July 2019

Ulster University graduate’s cancer treatment inspires a career in radiography

Ulster University graduate’s cancer treatment inspires a career in radiography

3 July 2019

Ulster University honours Irish ladies hockey captain Katie Mullan

Ulster University honours Irish ladies hockey captain Katie Mullan

1 July 2019

Ulster graduate already making a difference to stroke survivors in NI

Ulster graduate already making a difference to stroke survivors in NI

1 July 2019

PSNI Chief Constable Sir George Hamilton receives honorary degree from Ulster University

PSNI Chief Constable Sir George Hamilton receives honorary degree from Ulster University

19 June 2019

Honorary graduate Gary Lightbody talks candidly about highs and lows of his career so far

Honorary graduate Gary Lightbody talks candidly about highs and lows of his career so far

4 June 2019

World’s largest study of anxiety and depression seeks to understand the genetic links to mental health issues

World’s largest study of anxiety and depression seeks to understand the genetic links to mental health issues

25 February 2019

Ulster University launch creative learning space on the Coleraine campus

Ulster University launch creative learning space on the Coleraine campus

25 January 2019

More students than ever before celebrate life-changing opportunities made possible by growing philanthropy

Last Friday, 145 students received scholarships and awards supported by donations made by corporates and by staff, alumni and friends to the Ulster University Student Fund.

20 December 2018

Top spot at Harvard Medical School for Ulster University PhD graduate

Top spot at Harvard Medical School for Ulster University PhD graduate

12 December 2018

Determined young mother overcomes debilitating health condition to graduate from Ulster University

Determined young mother overcomes debilitating health condition to graduate from Ulster University

12 December 2018

IFA director scores distinguished graduate award

Michael Boyd, Director of football development at the Irish Football Association (IFA) has been named as First Trust Bank /Ulster University Distinguished Graduate of the Year.

11 December 2018

Ulster University honours four-time World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea

Honorary Graduate- Jonathan Rea

10 December 2018

From stay at home mum to data scientist

From stay at home mum to data scientist

10 December 2018

Ulster University student swaps mayoral robes for graduation gown

Ulster University student swaps mayoral robes for graduation gown

10 December 2018

Ulster University honours Tony Hall for his civic contribution in transforming the BBC

Ulster University honours Tony Hall for his civic contribution in transforming the BBC

10 December 2018

Santa Run kicks off Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood fundraising 2018/19

Santa Run kicks off Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood fundraising 2018/19

19 November 2018

Ulster University secures £5 million investment in memory of one of the founding fathers of data analytics

Ulster University’s prominence in the field of Data Analytics and artificial intelligence has been further boosted today through a significant donation to establish the Dr George Moore Chair in Data Analytics. This position will play a pivotal

17 October 2018

Ulster University searches for students from 1960's and 1970's - the NUU days

Ulster University searches for students from 1960’s and 1970’s – the NUU days

28 August 2018

Randox announces Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood as Official Charity Partner

Randox announces Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood as Official Charity Partner

25 July 2018

Ulster University honours internationally recognised Professor

Ulster University honours internationally recognised Professor

10 July 2018

Ulster University honours leading Silicon Valley executive

Honorary graduate: Sarah Friar

10 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: Dr Elaine Way

Honorary Graduate: Dr Elaine Way

10 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: The Very Reverend Dr William Morton

Honorary Graduate: The Very Reverend Dr William Morton

10 July 2018

Local folk music star hits the right note at Ulster University

Local folk music star hits the right note at Ulster University

10 July 2018

Ulster University honours President of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

Ulster University honours president of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

6 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: Dr Alan Livingston CBE

Dr Alan Livingston CBE

10 July 2018

Ulster Students launch second successful business partnership ahead of graduating

ULSTER University Graduate Declan O’Brien is revolutionising the food and drink sector in Northern Ireland utilising the First Class Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering he will graduate with later today (Thursday).

5 July 2018

Chair of award winning student society named as Ulster University Student of the Year

Chair of award winning student society named as Ulster University Student of the Year

5 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: The Very Reverend Dr John Owen Mann

The Very Reverend Dr John Owen Mann

10 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: Dr Zoe Seaton

Dr Zoe Seaton

10 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: Dr Ed Marram

Honorary Graduate: Dr Ed Marram

10 July 2018

Sibling success at Ulster University summer graduation

Sibling Success at Ulster University Summer Graduation

3 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: Dr Mohammed Jalie

Honorary Graduate: Dr Mohammed Jalie

2 July 2018

Ulster University graduate’s passion for food leads her to Paris

Ulster University graduate’s passion for food leads her to Paris

3 July 2018

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2018

On International Women in Engineering Day 2018, Catalyst Inc is celebrating two Ulster University academics that are Raising the Bar in developing innovative research within the Life and Health Sciences Sector.

27 March 2019

Ulster University hosts BBC Radio 4 live UK-wide debate in Coleraine

Ulster University hosts BBC Radio 4 live UK-wide debate in Coleraine

15 June 2018

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

1 June 2018

Aisles of St Anne’s to become catwalk for Ulster University Graduate Fashion Show

Aisles of St Anne’s to become catwalk for Ulster University Graduate Fashion Show

21 May 2018

Ulster University creating 15 new posts to meet creative industry demand

Ulster University creating 15 new posts to meet creative industry demand

14 May 2018

Fundraising for Mind Your Mood surpasses £20,000

Fundraising for Mind Your Mood surpasses £20,000

11 May 2018

Ulster University celebrates 50 years at Coleraine

Ulster University celebrates 50 years at Coleraine

10 May 2018

Innovative partnerships recognised at Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

Innovative partnerships recognised at Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

4 May 2018

£190k investment in skin cancer research for Ulster University from leading business man (in memory of son)

£190k investment in skin cancer research for Ulster University from leading business man (in memory of son) 

1 May 2018

Secret Postcard Art Exhibition to open in Belfast

Secret Postcard Art Exhibition to open in Belfast

24 April 2018

Ulster University celebrates University Mental Health Day

Ulster University celebrates University Mental Health Day

1 March 2018

Mind Your Mood 2018 – please join us!

Mind Your Mood 2018 – please join us!

31 January 2018

Ulster students, staff and graduates head to Gold Coast 2018

Ulster students, staff and graduates head to Gold Coast 2018

5 January 2018

Ulster University honours Bafta award winning Creative Director

Ulster University honours Bafta award winning Creative Director

14 December 2017

Ulster student graduates with distinction despite finishing course on home rest

Ulster student graduates with distinction despite finishing course on home rest

15 December 2017

Family Affair for Father and Son Business Graduates

Family Affair for Father and Son Business Graduates

13 December 2017

Honorary Graduate, Professor William Campbell

Honorary Graduate, Professor William Campbell

22 November 2017

Student-led Art Shop Opens in Ulster University's Belfast Campus as Culture Night Kicks Off

As the annual Culture Night activities ramp up across Belfast, Ulster University has opened a new student-led art and design shop, Unique, based in its Belfast campus on York Street which will showcase bespoke pieces of hand-crafted art by a wide

22 September 2017

Honorary Graduate, Dr Steve Coyle

Dr Steve Coyle

14 July 2017

Ulster University's First Cohort of Engineering Students Graduate

Ulster University’s first cohort of engineering graduates pictured at the new Centre for Renewable Energy (CERE) at the University’s Magee campus.

11 July 2017

Honorary Graduate, Dr Thomas DiNapoli

Dr Thomas DiNapoli

10 July 2017

Ulster University student has designs on a new career

Ulster University graduate, Katri Helka

9 July 2017

Honorary Graduate, Dr Seán Doran

Seán Doran, an artistic director working in the international arts world, received the honorary degree of Doctor of Fine Arts (DFA) for his outstanding contribution to the English National Opera.

10 July 2017

Ulster University graduate has her eye on the ball

Ulster University graduate, Marissa Callaghan

10 July 2017

Leukemia Survivor Shaun has new lease of life following graduation

Ulster University graduate, Shaun Haw

11 July 2017

Volunteering experience in Sri Lanka inspires Ulster University graduates

Catherine Wells (far left) and Susan Carlisle (second from right) with other volunteers at the Daya Nivsa orphanage, Sri Lanka

10 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr John Irvine

Dr John Irvine

7 July 2017

Ulster University cyber security talent recognised

Ulster University graduate, Pearse Hughes

15 September 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr Patrick Yu OBE

Dr Patrick Yu OBE

7 July 2017

Irish swimming champion set to make a splash after graduation

Ulster University graduate, Eorann O’Neill

7 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Professor Peter Sachs

Professor Peter Sachs

6 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr Sally O'Neill

Dr Sally O'Neill

6 July 2017

Ulster University Biology students celebrate success with new awards

Ulster Biology students celebrate success with new awards.

15 September 2017

Local martial art champion graduates from UIster University

Ulster University graduate, Rakia Alouane

7 July 2017

Ulster University graduate aiming to keep Formula 1 race volunteers on track

Ulster University graduate, Ronan Morgan

7 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr Dáithí O’Ceallaigh

Dr Dáithí O’Ceallaigh

5 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr Ricky Simms

Dr Ricky Simms

4 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr David Orr

Dr David Orr

4 July 2017

Honorary Graduates, Dr Martin O'Neill and Dr Michael O'Neill

Dr Martin O'Neill and Dr Michael O'Neill

4 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Fr Gary Donegan

Fr Gary Donegan

3 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr Wendy Blundell OBE

Dr Wendy Blundell OBE

3 July 2017

Ulster University student in the spotlight for graduation

Ulster University student in the spotlight for graduation

29 June 2017

Ulster University computer game launches in Scottish schools to inspire next generation of construction professionals

Ulster University computer game launches in Scottish schools to inspire next generation of construction professionals

15 September 2017

Father Harry Coyle awarded Ulster University honorary doctorate

Ulster University awards Father Harry Coyle honorary doctorate

30 May 2017

Road racing star Ryan Farquhar shares life story at Ulster University

Road racing star Ryan Farquhar shares life story at Ulster University

9 May 2017

Ulster University’s connected health research recognised at global competition

Ulster University’s connected health research recognised at global competition

8 May 2017

Northern Ireland: Post Brexit

Ulster University, in partnership with CBI, IoD, Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Queen's University, has published an open letter seeking clarity from the Prime Minister on how Northern Ireland will be represented in the

29 March 2017

Ulster University launches new Legal Innovation Centre

Ulster University launches new Legal Innovation Centre

22 August 2017

Dr James Nesbitt lends support to student mental health initiative

Dr James Nesbitt lends support to student mental health initiative

2 February 2017

New Ulster University pancreatic cancer research set to further revolutionise treatment options

Ulster University scientists at the forefront of the global battle against pancreatic cancer are leading a new piece of research that could deliver improved treatment options for patients.

17 January 2017

Ulster University wins landmark €23 million of EU cross-border funding for research and innovation

Ulster University has won €23 million of highly competitive European funding via the EU’s INTERREG VA programme

5 January 2017

SoundCloud Vice President recognised by Ulster University

SoundCloud Vice President recognised by Ulster University

21 December 2016

Sweet Ulster University graduation success with Nestle internship

An Ulster University graduate has been given the opportunity of a lifetime with an internship at one of the world’s leading research institutions in food.

22 December 2016

Graduates return to relive 'life changing' time at Ulster University 

Graduates return to relive 'life changing' time at Ulster University 

14 December 2016

Ulster University student experience recognised at national THE Awards

Ulster University student experience recognised at national THE awards

25 November 2016

Dr Christopher Moran delivers the annual Chancellor's lecture

Dr Christopher Moran delivers the annual Chancellor's lecture

17 November 2016

Global recognition for Ulster University art graduate

Global recognition for Ulster University art graduate

11 October 2016

Ulster University graduate develops pioneering animal feed system

Ulster University graduate develops pioneering animal feed system

6 July 2016

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