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Graduates from Teesside University span the globe

Here some of our successful alumni detail how Teesside helped them on their career path.

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David Brown

David BrownBA (Hons) English Studies

For David Brown coming to Teesside was a life changing experience.

'It opened my eyes to the world.'

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Annette Bostock

Annette  BostockBSc (Hons) Crime Scene Science

Annette built her confidence by volunteering as a student mentor and through Diversi-tees.

Volunteering developed my confidence in working as part of a team and particularly in speaking in front of people.

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Matthew Oakley

Matthew Oakley

Matthew OakleyBA (Hons) Computer Games Art, class of 2011

Artist, Ubisoft Reflections

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Ioannis Nikolaou

Ioannis NikolaouLLB (Hons) Law 1997

Ioannis’ degree led to a successful career in the USA and his native Greece.

I was attracted by the genuinely friendly and approachable attitude of all Law School staff and also by the informality of the environment.

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Chris Robinson

Chris RobinsonMA Creative Writing

Chris is a writer, poet and creative practitioner. She never thought she would have the opportunity to study at university.

'Teesside University opened an entirely new doorway for me.'

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Clive Dunning

Clive DunningBA (Hons) English

Clive has found fame as a winner of BBC’s Mastermind.

I did not even expect to get on to the programme, let alone win it.

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