Annual Reunion 2018 with Niamh Roberts (2019)

This year, the Development and Alumni Relations Office (DARO) were thrilled to welcome a current student to the team to help organise and host Annual Reunion 2018. We were joined by Niamh Roberts, a final year Tourism Management student, who applied for the role of Events Assistant via the University’s UniJob scheme. In this week’s blog, she gives us an insight into her experience over the last three weeks…

Annual Reunion 2018: The Principal’s House

As part of this year’s Annual Reunion celebrations, we are excited to let you know that this year we have two dedicated venues for you and your fellow alumni to catch up over a drink, or two!

Guest Bloggers: Elaine Rowland & Pat Ransome

Elaine Rowland has been closely involved with our Poppy Project, which has formed an integral part of our World War One Centenary commemorations. The Poppy Project saw the creation of 77 (plus more!) handcrafted poppies to represent each fallen alumnus on the memorial plaque in the University Chapel. Elaine contributed handcrafted poppies, as well as volunteering to mount the poppies on to a wreath to be displayed in a cabinet. Elaine is currently studying a part-time Master’s in Gender Studies here at the University and this week, she tells us more about her involvement in our most recent project…