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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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Jono Tillson

Jono Tillson	BA (Hons) Computer Character Animation

Jono's degree led to a technical animator role in Canada.

I’ve got a great foundation on which to build on professionally, and it was a truly character-building experience.

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Ellen Dudley

Ellen  DudleyBA (Hons) Computer Games Art

Ellen works as a UI/UX artist for Playstation.

When I go to new studios I always know people through the connections I made at Animex - it's definitely made me feel at home in the industry.

Meet Ellen Dudley  Link to Meet Ellen  Dudley.


Yngvill Hopen

Yngvill HopenMA Concept Art for Games and Animation

Yngvill's time at Teesside led to her setting up a company with her fellow students.

My time at Teesside made me more confident in my work, and got me started with my contact network, which has been invaluable in the process of getting to where I am now.

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Jan Crawley

Jan CrawleyBSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Adult)

Jan graduated with a BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Adult) and is a district nurse

‘Teesside allowed me to complete my studies and continue with family life.’

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Scott Reed

Scott ReedBSc (Hons) Games Development

Scott enjoyed his course at Teesside and is now working as a developer.

'The course prepared me for my future career, as it was so varied, from design to 3D modelling, programming to actually experiencing the role of a team leader.'

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Jennifer Crewdson

Jennifer CrewdsonBA (Hons) Graphic Design

Jennifer is Senior Designer at Publicis Sapient.

'Teesside University developed my design thinking and problem-solving skills, encouraging me to find surprising lateral solutions to briefs.'

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