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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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Emma Calvert

Emma CalvertFdA Early Years Sector Endorsed

Returning to education and juggling work with study was child’s play for nursery manager Emma Calvert.

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Mark Spencer

Mark SpencerBSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Applied Coaching)

Academy coach, Newcastle College and Middlesbrough Football Club

'It was my dream to work in football and I love it.'

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Andy Graham

Andy GrahamBSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

Andy is a youth development coach at Scunthorpe United Football Club.

‘My degree gave me a fantastic skillset, enabling me to go out into the world and legally practice as a sports therapist.’

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Nasreen Azari

BA (Hons) Marketing and Retail Management, MSc Marketing Management

Nasreen is marketing manager at North East Truck and Van.

'Without a doubt, my postgraduate course was great value for money, offering real-world experience with companies like BMW Mini.'

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Daniel Green

Daniel GreenBSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming

Since graduating, Dan has undertaken research in China, at the Institute of Software Chinese Academy of Sciences, and he now has a job in Japan.

I feel that the course successfully prepared me and got me where I wanted to be.

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Charlotte Rigg

Charlotte  RiggBA (Hons) Fine Art

Charlotte has gone on from her degree to train as a teacher.

I also got to teach art at a local school and organise an art club as research for my reflective case study.

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