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Coleraine at 50 Archive

The 50 year celebrations of the Coleraine campus is about looking back and moving forward our ambitious plans for the future.  Our history is marked by significant changes, so whether you are a past student, staff, part of the wider Coleraine community, or indeed part of UU family today, take some time and enjoy a weekly dip into the golden archive of the Coleraine campus.

Watch Video - Graduation 1972
Graduations

Graduation 1972

Graduates and their families assemble for refreshments and photographs after graduation in 1972.

10 December 2018
Jeremy Lewis
Personal recollections

Jeremy Lewis

Jeremy Lewis came to Coleraine as a bright undergraduate in 1974 studying English Language and Literature, and graduating in 1977.

3 December 2018
Dr Leslie Gornall
Personal recollections

Dr Leslie Gornall

Dr Les Gornall was a student at Coleraine from 1978-81 and again in 1990.  He completed a BSc and a DPhil in Environmental Science.

26 November 2018
Scribe vol. 1 no. 2

Scribe vol. 1 no. 2

19 November 2018
News release on proposed merger
Publications

News release on proposed merger

New University of Ulster news release (30 March 1982) on the proposed merger with the Ulster Polytechnic.

12 November 2018
Brett Campbell recollections
Personal recollections

Brett Campbell recollections

Interview with Brett Campbell who started as a gardener in 1981, but by 1988 he was appointed to grounds supervisor, and finally left Ulster University’s Coleraine campus in April 2007 as the estates officer.

29 October 2018
Memo re installation of the new Chancellor
Communications

Memo re installation of the new Chancellor

Memo of 16 May 1980, from Registrar, WT Ewing, to administrative, executive, clerical and secretarial staff on the installation of Lord Grey of Naunton as Chancellor of the University.

15 October 2018
Watch Video - Jubilee visit of Queen Elizabeth II

Jubilee visit of Queen Elizabeth II

As part of a Jubilee visit, on Thursday 11 August 1977, the Queen, Prince Philip and their son Prince Andrew were entertained by groups of young dancers, acrobats and musicians at the New University of Ulster.

1 October 2018
Scribe Vol 1 No1

Scribe Vol 1 No1

24 September 2018
Memo on expenditure
Communications

Memo on expenditure

Harry Taylor (Finance Office) recommends ten cost-saving tips for administrative staff.

17 September 2018
Chris Lundy
Personal recollections

Chris Lundy

Chris Lundy graduated from the Coleraine campus in 1975 with a BA in History of Resource Management and in 1981 with a DPhil in Geography.

3 September 2018
Phase One vol. 1 no. 1
Publications

Phase One vol. 1 no. 1

Read Phase One - Volume 1

27 August 2018
Ken Ward recollections
Personal recollections

Ken Ward recollections

Interview with Ken Ward who was one of the first members of staff at Coleraine. He started in 1968 as an assistant lecturer in history, when the first building was known as ‘Phase One’.

20 August 2018
Watch Video - The Building of a University

The Building of a University

Footage shot by Bob Allard from 1967 - 1978, which documents the evolution and growth of the campus from the unveiling of the stone to mark the opening of the greenfield site to a fully operational University.

13 August 2018
Invoice vol. 1 no. 1

Invoice vol. 1 no. 1

10 August 2018