Month: July 2023

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I loved it so much… I never left!

Well, that’s not strictly true, I took a couple of years out on the road as a gigging jazz musician. One of my many favourite things about my job is helping people make decisions about their future. I speak to […]

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Graphic Design: It’s more than just kerning

So, you’re thinking of studying something creative but don’t know where to start? Have you considered graphic design? If not, why not? Graphic designers don’t just make pretty posters they shape the way we see the world, communicating key information […]

Liam Hollands
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Not a Dentist! Why not?

Liam is a soon-to-be second-year dental hygiene student at Teesside University. He is originally from Eastbourne where he worked as a dental nurse. He feels lucky to be studying alongside his wife, who is also on the course at Teesside! […]

Paul Maber-Gill
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My distance learning experience

I’m Paul, an MA Creative Writing student, who studied online through distance learning. Teesside University My career has always included a lot of training and learning but not academically. I’ve wanted to do a master’s degree as a stepping stone […]

Talene Beyaslian
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My postgraduate experience

When I graduated from Teesside University in 2019 from my (BA) Business Management degree, I was certain that there was no way I would return to study. I did enjoy studying, but after three years of university I was ready […]