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Claire Calvert: Founder of Get Toasted NI

How an evening of S’mores on the beach at White Rocks, Portrush ignited the vision of a now successful business for UU graduate, Claire Calvert.

  18 Mar 2021 y   3 min read

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Émer Stinson: Landing your dream placement

Thinking about placement? Today is your opportunity to build the tomorrow you want. Read advice from current UU student, Émer Stinson, and how she landed her dream placement with Morrow Communications.

  06 Jan 2021 y   4 min read

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Aura Digital: Starting a business during COVID-19

What do you do when you can’t get a placement? Start your own successful business of course!

  12 Jan 2021 y   1 min read

Tags:   Placement   Business

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Knowledge Transfer Partnerships: What are they all about?

Watch as Gillian Cameron talks about her KTP experience at Ulster University and her top tips for becoming a KTP associate.

  09 Feb 2021 y   1 min read

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Varun Ram: How UU helped land my dream career in UAE

Your career possibilities are limitless with Ulster University. Learn how recent graduate Varun Ram landed him his dream career in UAE!

  12 Jan 2021 y   1 min read

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Niamh Donnelly: How a cancelled placement helped her change lives

Niamh Donnelly, a final year student at Ulster University studying Social Policy, explains how her cancelled placement, led her into a truly rewarding role.

  18 Mar 2021 y   2 min read

Tags:   Placement

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Peter Quinn: From UU graduate to L.A. to social media sensation

TikTok star shares how a degree in Visual Communication has seen him up with a life in LA

  23 Mar 2021 y   4 min read

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Bernadette Connolly: Why Journalism with English is her perfect course

Bernadette shares with us her story on how she chose her course and her experience so far.

  13 Jan 2021 y   1 min read

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UU Student & Graduate Enterprise: What’s it all about?

If you aspire to be the next Lord Sugar, our UU Student & Graduate Enterprise team could help. From workshops and programmes to idea exploration and innovation challenges, our dedicated team can help you develop your business idea and become an entrepreneur.

  09 Feb 2021 y   1 min read

Tags:   Entrepreneurship   Business

  Careers

Niamh Campbell: National Council for the Training of Journalists Awards

Graduate Niamh tells us about her career in journalism so far and what it means to be nominated for an award by the National Council for the Training of Journalists.

  15 Mar 2021 y   3 min read

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Entrepreneurship: Sarah McAnallen, CEO of McAnallen

Sarah McAnallen, a recent graduate, gives her advice on entrepreneurship.

  05 Nov 2020 y   1 min read

Tags:   Business

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Eileen Quinn: The recent & virtual graduate life

"Newer graduates are vulnerable in adapting to such an introduction due to lack of professional life experience, and my survival advice is that communication will be your best tool. Communicate often, and use your time wisely when interacting with your new team. Show some character, open up and allow your team to get to know your personality."

  15 Jan 2021 y   6 min read

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Keela Costello: My work placement experience before and during a global pandemic

I had finished my placement feeling a lot more confident about the year ahead and the dreaded job hunt after graduation.

  25 Nov 2020 y   4 min read

Tags:   Placements   Covid-19

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Peter Quinn: From UU to L.A to a social media sensation

TikTok star shares how a degree in Visual Communication from Ulster University has seen him up for a life in LA.

  23 Mar 2021 y   2 min read

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