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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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Natalie Aves

Natalie AvesBA (Hons) Television and Film Production

Natalie is a junior producer at Spirit Digital Media

'I learnt the valuable skills of pitching, producing proposal documents, budgets, marketing and business plans. University was a great place to get hands-on with the equipment, learn key camera skills and edit software.'

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Isla Wishart

Isla WishartBA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design

Isla Wishart said studying at Teesside was one of the happiest times of her life

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Adam Gatenby

Adam Gatenby BA (Hons) Digital Music

Taking part in the EXPOTEES exhibition led to Adam Gatenby’s first job.

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Luke Walker

Luke WalkerBSc (Hons) Sports Studies 2002

Luke owns and runs his own fitness studio, using skills he learned at Teesside.

The course was great – and so was the social life.

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Tony McKenna

Tony McKennaBA (Hons) History and MA History

Tony came to Teesside as a mature student, and has made the most of it.

The staff are approachable and supportive, and also at the top of their game in their areas of research.

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Terry and Anthony Doherty

Terry and Anthony DohertyFdSc Paramedic Science

Father and son Terry and Anthony Doherty studied a foundation degree in paramedic science.

It’s good to continue learning.

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