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MMath Master of Mathematics - Katy Hobbs

Having graduated from graduated from UEA's MMath Master of Mathematics course, Katy Hobbs is now a Digital Associate on the Technology Graduate programme at Sky.

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How studying actuarial science at UEA led to writing fantasy novels

Davina Tijani left UEA with a BSc in Actuarial Science in 2017 and went on to complete a Master’s in Smart Cities and Urban Analytics at UCL. Davina is now Data...

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BSc Psychology - Hassanatu Carew

Hassanatu Carew is a Psychology student who has both volunteered and been a CareerCentral ambassador at UEA.

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BA Business Management - James Georgiou

Having graduated from UEA's BSc Business Management course, James Georgiou currently works at Salesforce.

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LLB Law - Naomi Newell

Naomi Newell completed her LLB at UEA in 2013. She now works as a solicitor at Birketts.

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BSc Speech and Language Therapy - Elissa Poyner

Elissa Poyner is a speech and language therapist who specialises in working with people who have had a stroke and their families.

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BA Psychology - Oliver Alfridijanta

Oliver Alfridijanta lives and works in the USA as a consultant.

Dr Teresa Armijos Burneo, Prof Jenni Barclay

Spotlight on Prof Jenni Barclay and Dr Teresa Armijos Burneo

A tribute trilogy of films about the people affected by the Nevado del Ruiz eruption in Colombia, researched and produced by Prof Jenni Barclay (ENV) and Dr...

Wazir Ishmael at UEA

The Road from UEA to The City of Hollywood

Wazir Ishmael PhD is the City Manager of the City of Hollywood, Florida, USA. He recently sat down with us to talk about his journey from studying International...

John Street

Spotlight on John Street

If you have studied politics, media, or journalism at UEA, then chances are you’ve come across John or his work. An award-winning academic and professor across...