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How my experience with pro bono work has impacted my career journey

My interest in pro bono was initially piqued in my first year and I ended up joining in my second ...
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How my placement at UWE has been a transformational year

Whilst looking to undertake a placement year, I never thought to look at internal roles within the university. I was ...
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My work with Bristol Parks

As an MSc student in Environmental Consultancy, a placement is a requirement for the award of my degree. Therefore, after ...
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My journey with UWE Equity Mentoring

Through UWE Equity, I had the opportunity to be mentored by the Policy Advisor for the Mayor of Bristol, who ...
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The Kickstarter to my Career in Illustration

The UWE International Talent Scheme has been a great opportunity for me. It was formative in kickstarting my career as ...
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Learning Science Ltd

My work varied from Beta testing learning science resources, to reading and expanding my knowledge on scientific techniques and even ...
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What Happens After Graduation?

You’re finally a graduate. You’ve completed your studies and, as someone’s bound to tell you, the world’s your oyster. Yet ...
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My Volunteering Journey into Public Health

My experience with the Royal Voluntary Service as a Befriender has been invaluable, not only due to the friendship I ...
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So, you’re studying towards a career in construction…

Whether you’ve found it to be a weighty decision or you’ve always known that it's for you, there’s no better ...
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Confidence, Coding and Challenges: My NMI Placement

Throughout university, we are constantly told by tutors and professors that a work placement offers the most valuable experience of ...
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Placement Life at the Green Party

I debated about doing a placement for most of my first year of university. When I began my second year, ...
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51 Months Later – back in the life with Zircon…

My name is Juan and I am a software engineer at Zircon Software. The title of this post is related ...
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