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Sport volunteer to future career: five transferrable skills

Last week University of Nottingham Sport were very fortunate to welcome back four sporting alumni to chat with current students about their time at University and how getting involved in sports leadership as a student shaped their future career paths. Ian Rowland (Head of Global Markets, Credit Agricole), Ben Cummings, (Director of Commercial and Major …

Alumni Spotlight: James Bramley

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. Many of these graduates were involved in sport during their time at the University and their experiences have had a lasting impact on their careers and personal lives. This week, we hear from another alumnus whose university experience and career to date have been …

Alumni Spotlight: Annie Panter

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. For some, their time at Nottingham was a careful balancing act – juggling their studies and student life with competing on the world stage. This week, we caught up with Olympian and former UoN Sports Scholar, Annie Panter (Mathematics & Economics BSc, 2009), Managing …

Alumni Spotlight: Sabrina Barr

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide; many of whom were involved in sport during their time at Nottingham and their experiences have had lasting a impact on their careers and personal lives. This week, we caught up with alumna, Sabrina Barr (History of Art & English, 2015), Lifestyle Writer at …

Alumni Spotlight: Yolanda King

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. For many, sport defined their university experience and has had a lasting impact on their careers and personal lives. In our latest alumni blog, we hear from former sports scholar, Yolanda King (Geography BA Hons, 2016 & Criminology MA, 2018), University Partnership Executive at …

Alumni Spotlight: Dr Edwina Brocklesby BEM

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide, and for many graduates sport continues to play a huge part in their lives. This week, we hear from the inspirational Eddie Brocklesby (Economics BSc, 1963), Founder of Silverfit, a London-based charity that runs fitness sessions for the over 45s, and the oldest British …

Alumni Spotlight: Kerstine Herbert

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. Many of these graduates were involved in sport or studied sports-related degrees during their time at Nottingham, and their experiences have had a lasting impact on their careers and personal lives. As part of our University of Nottingham Sport alumni profile series, we caught …

Alumni Spotlight: Chris Wyles

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. For many of these graduates, sport at Nottingham has had a lasting impact on their careers and personal lives, with some going on to become professional athletes. As part of our new University of Nottingham Sport alumni profile series, we caught up with alumnus, …

Alumni Spotlight: Tim Doughty

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. Many of these graduates were involved in sport and physical activity during their time at Nottingham and their experiences have had lasting impacts on their careers and personal lives. As part of our new alumni profile series, we caught up with recent graduate, Tim …

Alumni Spotlight: Mark Bullock

The University of Nottingham alumni community stands at over 280,000 worldwide. Many graduates were involved in sport and physical activity during their time at Nottingham and their experiences have had lasting impacts on their careers and personal lives. As part of our new alumni profile series, we caught up with Mark Bullock (Economics BA Hons, …