Alumni interview: Julian Gould-Williams

Posted on July 28, 2014 by Allie Lawson

“For those entering the job market, remember the skills you’ve learnt at university, and apply them to your work situation. Don’t forget them – use them!” Cardiff alumni Julian is now a Senior Lecturer in Human Resource Management in the Cardiff Business School.  Hi Julian! What did you study at Cardiff University? I did a BSc Read moreabout Alumni interview: Julian Gould-Williams


Spotlight on: George Sale

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“Cardiff enabled me to make the most of both work time and play time, and really find and realise the things that I enjoyed. I made a lot of new friends and had lots of new and fun experiences.” Meet George, School of Computer Science graduate and future Digital Forensic Officer in the police force. Read moreabout Spotlight on: George Sale


Spotlight on: Marianna Griffiths

Posted on July 25, 2014 by Allie Lawson

“Being involved with Student Volunteering Cardiff allowed me to meet some lovely people and it has been a vital part of helping me get my PGCE places.” Volunteer, sign language student, and Geography graduate Marianna is going on to do a PGCE. Hi Marianna! Why did you study Human Geography and Planning? I always loved geography Read moreabout Spotlight on: Marianna Griffiths


Spotlight on: David Owens

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“You can’t argue with having your Varsity hosted at the Millenium Stadium and the possibility of bumping into Dr Who on your walk to lectures.” Athlete and avid volunteer David Owens has just graduated in theology.  Hi David! Thanks for chatting to us, and congrats on your 2:1! Why did you choose to study Theology? Read moreabout Spotlight on: David Owens



Alumni interview: Chris Jones

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“Cardiff University is an amazing place to work. The people make this place. If you get a chance, try and give something back – however small.”   Chris Jones is an alumni of Cardiff University, and he now works in Public Relations.    Hi Chris! Why did you choose to study Politics at Cardiff University? Read moreabout Alumni interview: Chris Jones


A Taste of Television

Posted on July 17, 2014 by Lauren Williams

Louise Collings graduated today with a 2:1 in Law and French. She is now the Magistrates Courts Act Officer for Warwickshire Police. Here, she explains how becoming a member of Cardiff Union TV allowed her to experience life outside of her comfort zone. Going into the final year of University, the prospect of taking my last Read moreabout A Taste of Television


A Taste of Europe

Posted on July 16, 2014 by Lauren Williams

Rachel Lee graduates today with a 2:1 in French and Italian. She is hoping to continue her studies with an MA in Translation. Katie Wilson also graduates today with a 2:1 in Spanish and Italian. She will be moving to Spain in September to work at the Universidad de Castilla La Mancha. Here, they each Read moreabout A Taste of Europe


Alumni Volunteering at Cardiff University

Posted on July 15, 2014 by Allie Lawson

Volunteers are an important part of life at Cardiff University. Whether through mentoring, delivering talks to students, offering work placements or promoting the University on a national and international platform, alumni volunteers continue to be a vital element of University life, providing their time and expertise to support the employability of thousands of students and helping the University Read moreabout Alumni Volunteering at Cardiff University


You’ve graduated, where will you be in 6 months’ time?

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After this year you and your fellow graduates will be sent a survey and asked to provide information on what you are doing 6 months after graduation. The Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) Survey helps to determine general employment and study outcomes from higher education courses. Please take this opportunity to support Cardiff Read moreabout You’ve graduated, where will you be in 6 months’ time?