Student Experience

Bizzy Bee does Christmas

To bee or not to bee; that was the question. Low and beehold, last Wednesday I found myself spreading Christmas joy around the Buzzness School dressed as a bee! As I handed out sweets to the beewildered passersby, I wondered what I’d let myself in for – granted, drinking the night beefore probably wasn’t the…
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Meet Our Bloggers

Our Business Champions will be blogging throughout the year about events and opportunities for students to get involved in, as well as their own personal student experience. Find out more about who they are here…

Events

Perfect your CV with Ernst & Young

By Robert Langthorp Stage 2, Economics   The first event in career development week was an ‘Enhance Your CV’ talk by Shirley Jackson from Ernst and Young. As a Stage 2 student at the Business School, I am currently looking for placements, and so enhancing my CV is really important to me! Shirley made provided…
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Events

Career Development Week 2013

By Kathryn Birrell Stage 3, Business Management As Secretary of the Board of Students, I attended many of the events during Career Development Week (CDW) and it was really one of the most invaluable experiences during my time at uni – and not forgetting the lovely bright orange t-shirt I was sporting! As a final…
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Events

Asda – My Year in Industry

Driving up the A1 back to Newcastle felt bittersweet. Yes, I was looking forward to returning to a fantastic city filled to the brim with amazing people and wild nights out (and of course those luxurious student lie-ins!) but a part of me still relished bounding out of bed at 6am ready for another busy…
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Employment Opportunities

Balloon Kenya – Hayley Barnes

A week by week account of the Balloon Kenya programme, written by Hayley Barnes.   If anybody had suggested way back at the beginning of 2013 that this summer I would be traveling to Kenya to work for 6 weeks; I would have completely dismissed them, perhaps even laughed at them. But in April I…
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Employment Opportunities

Study China – Rebecca Wilde

An account of Rebecca Wilde’s experience on the Study China Easter 2013 programme.   My Study China experience was one that I will never forget, or most likely have the chance to repeat. Not only did I get chance to visit a part of China that I would not necessarily choose to visit otherwise but…
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