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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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Rebecka Pitman

Rebecka PitmanBA (Hons) Broadcast Media

Rebecka is a production management trainee at Superkrush Films

'Teesside University puts great emphasis on getting students into work, and that’s what I’m driven to do.'

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Demi Yip

Demi YipBSc (Hons) Food Nutrition and Health Science

Graduating in 2012, Demi is now a management trainee at Anglo Beef Processor.

'My work is fun and exciting – every day is different with a new challenge.'

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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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Ronja Bergmann

Ronja BergmannBSc (Hons) Forensic Science

While at Teesside University, Ronja accepted the Professor Leni Oglesby prize for achievement.

'Throughout my studies I obtained great support from my lecturers who were always very approachable and engaging. Their broad industrial background provided useful inside knowledge.'

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Sophie Ward

Sophie WardBA (Hons) Media Studies

Through a learning internship with Third Films, an independent production company responsible for Cannes-nominated Better Things, Sophie is marketing their new film, Bypass through social media.

'Scriptwriting is my passion. At Teesside I found a new way to create and edit my work.'

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Emilis Baltrusaitis

Emilis BaltrusaitisBA Computer Animation and Visual Effects, 2015

Emilis secured an internship after he graduated, and that led to a full-time job.

Students are competitive with each other, but also willing to help each other improve.

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