Reflections on Running ‘Queen of Suspense: a Patricia Highsmith Symposium’

This week, we are joined on the blog by Sally Joan Jones, a PhD student here in the University’s English Department. Sally was the recent recipient of The Cestrian Award Academic Strand, securing funding to organise and host her own conference. In this week’s blog, she tells us more about the inspiration behind the conference and offers advice for anyone who is looking to host their own…

Careers Fest 2018

Welcome back to the alumni blog! This week, we are joined by Student Blog Editor for Careers and Employability, Brittany Saunders. Brittany is currently studying Creative Writing and English Literature here at the University. In this week’s blog post, she tells you everything you need to know about Careers Fest…

Welcome New Graduates!

Hello everyone, it’s Hayley here and welcome back to the alumni blog! I’m thrilled to also extend a very warm welcome to all our brand new alumni, who graduated last week!

How I Became a… Radio Presenter

Welcome back to the Alumni Blog! This week, alumnus Jarred Cooper Jones tells us about his career since graduating. Jarred studied Advertising and Radio Production at the University’s Warrington Campus, graduating in 2016. He has recently secured his dream job, presenting his own radio show on Hits Radio Manchester. Keep reading to find out more…