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We are nobel prize winners, awarding-winning authors, research fellows, alumni, student entrepreneurs, captains of industry, innovators, student ambassadors.  

These are our stories.  Tell us yours.


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UEA Alumni in 2020 - part 2

An 'unsung' hero supporting thousands of vulnerable people in Pakistan, a nurse turned author who returned to the NHS in 2020, a community star, a...

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UEA Alumni in 2020 - part 1

This week we share the stories of five graduates: a midwife and Vogue cover star, an acclaimed author, an ethically-driven business owner, a Nobel Prize-winning...

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All eyes on the Arctic

The German research icebreaker Polarstern has spent the past a year drifting through the Arctic Ocean trapped in ice. Graduate Dr Jessie Gardner was on board

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My UEA Story: Will Shears

Will Shears is a filmmaker perhaps best know for his film about a tuk tuk driving around Europe, which he shot with fellow UEA graduate Callum Fairhurst.

My UEA Story: Billy

My UEA Story: Sikander Bizenjo

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'Our children represent the future. What could be more important?’

Three school Governors - and UEA graduates - share their experiences.

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My UEA Story: Adam Honeysett-Watts

Inspired by his time at UEA, Adam Honeysett-Watts has recently launched his own public affairs & communications consultancy and named it 'do Different.' 

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'This is the part where I figure out what's next'

Katie Sawyer graduated in 2020. In the first instalment of a diary documenting her first year as a graduate, she looks back at an extraordinary final year at UEA...

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The strength in storytelling

Poet, scriptwriter, co-director of True Stories Lives, and recent recipient of a UEA Engagement Award Molly Naylor talks accessibility, lockdown, and the value...