Introducing our Work Based Learning students…

Welcome back to the blog! This week we are delighted to introduce you to our Work Based Learning students, Charles and Amin. Charles and Amin will be helping us over our busy booking period for the Honorary Alumni Degree ceremonies, as well as looking through our archives and posting on our social media.

50 Year Reunion: 1969-2019

As part of this year’s Annual Alumni Reunion, a special mini Reunion is taking place for 1969 starters on Friday evening, September 13. On the blog this week, Pat Ransome (1972) shares some of her College memories as the 50 year reunion celebrations for her and her friends approaches.

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…

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…