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Alumni Blogs

Alumni Update with Katie

One of the most common questions that you get as an art student is the dreaded “what are you going to do with that major?” While your first instinct might be to throw your canvas at that person and run, it is important to plan for the future, make sure your work is seen, and make connections with other artists. 436 more words

Where Creativity Works

UC Co-Op = Opportunity: How One Co-Op Assignment Kicked Off a 20-Year Career

by Nikki (Carter) Walden (BA, 1996), who was recently named one of the Department of Communication’s 50 Communication Champions. As a UC Co-Op student from 1995 to 1997, her experience turned into a nearly 20-year career with her Co-Op employer, … 671 more words

UC Department Of Communication

Working at the Cannes Film Festival - Alumni Stories, Alexandre Mexis

Dear Friends,

I was an Erasmus student at Ripon and York St John from September 1992, to June 1994. I now teach both English language, and English literature in Fréjus, in the South of France. 382 more words

Alumni Blogs

Return to Paraguay

- Manuel Colón, RPCV 2010-2012

2014 has been a big year for me in terms of reflection and introspection, largely because of a few life “shifts” that I’m currently in. 679 more words

Countries Of Service

What York St John means to me - Alumni Stories, Dom Smith

Hello, my name is Dom Smith and I am a graduate of York St John University. I am pretty passionate about the place, still, to this day! 388 more words

Alumni Blogs

When a closed door opens again: How Lauren went from being an intern to a full-time employee

by Lauren Grooms (BA, 2014), who is the Development Associate at a non-profit organization called The HealthCare Connection .

Hello there! My name is Lauren Grooms. 796 more words

Alumni Stories