Alumni News



December 2013


Lincoln alumni celebrate double award win

Two graduates from the University of Lincoln are celebrating after scooping awards at the inaugural Angels Bring Business awards.
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Lincoln graduate inspires Hollywood  
The producer of ‘The Hunger Games’, Jon Kilik, launched his key-note speech to luminaries of the global movie industry, with a YouTube video by Jack Howard.

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Big brains are all in the genes
Scientists have moved a step closer to understanding genetic changes that permitted humans and other mammals to develop such big brains

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November 2013


Design duo honoured in global awards
A global design competition that recognises the cream of international creative talent has commended the work of two Lincoln graphic designers.

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Research reveals new ‘type specimen’
Findings from a scientific historian at the University of Lincoln have helped designate an animal painted by Rembrandt as the new ‘type specimen’ for the Asian elephant species.

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October 2013


Meet the radio presenter broadcasting from red carpets and beaches
When graduate Jennie Park first embarked on her degree, she had dreams of becoming a television presenter

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YouTube sensation returns to Lincoln to welcome freshers
YouTube sensation and 2013 graduate Jack Howard came back to the University last month to welcome Freshers
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Wallpaper King has designs on airports
From graduate to Managing Director, Richard Wilde, who graduated in 2008, has transformed his company from a specialist print business into a niche manufacturing operation
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£100m investment to transform the University of Lincoln
A vision to create the finest city centre campus in the UK
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Stroking could stress out your cat

A new study by an international team of specialists reveals cats could find being stroked a stressful experience.
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Heroic rescue project

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award commended Lincoln Conservators
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Graduate Scholarships

We have been made aware of 2 scholarships to study at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institue of Technology.
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It’s Lincolnshire Day!

Show your love for all things Lincoln by changing your profile picture to this for the day
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August 2013


Hollywood beckons for Lincoln graduate

As Despicable Me 2 continues to wow cinema goers this summer, one Lincoln graduate can take pride in his role in bringing the animated blockbuster to the big screen.
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Top acting award for Dani

Actress Dani Moseley (Media Production, 2007) has won further acclaim by scooping an award at the LA Web Series Festival 2013. Dani, whose acting career has so far spanned well-known TV series and dramas, won the “Outstanding Guest Actress Award” for her role as Simone in Brothers with No Game, broadcast entirely online.
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Lincoln journalist heading the write way north of the border

Andy Dixon (Journalism, 2006) has been appointed business editor for a major publisher of regional newspapers in Scotland. In his new role, the award-winning journalist will spearhead the re-launch of Scottish Provincial Press’s Executive magazine.
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From summer work placement in America into full time career

When sports coaching and development graduate Luke Worley graduated in 2008, he took on the trip of a lifetime to spend the summer in America, coaching for UK International.
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May 2013


Journalism graduate wins Royal Television Society Award 

Talented filmmaker, Besma Ayari has scooped a national title at the prestigious Royal Television Society (RTS) Student Awards. 
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April 2013


Charity swim of the Channel

Forensic Science graduate Caroline Sims plans to take on the choppy waters of the English Channel in a charity swim this summer. 
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National recognition for talented Architecture graduates

Talented Lincoln graduates are celebrating after being shortlisted for the prestigious Young Achievers Scheme. 
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Journalism graduate shortlisted for national RTS award 

Besma Ayari’s film, The End of Silence, is one of just three films in the running for a RTS Student Television Award. 
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Architecture graduate needs help with project

A graduate who has launched a living lifestyle consultancy need your help with a future project. 
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March 2013


Management graduate making changes in politics 

A graduate from the University of Lincoln is leading ambitious plans to reform the Criminal Justice System on the Isle of Man. 
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Illustration graduate’s artwork goes viral  

An Illustration graduate from the University of Lincoln is now selling his artwork across the world after his latest creation became a global internet hit. 
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Journalism graduate lands dream job with the BBC

Jonathan Holmes, who graduated from the University of Lincoln in 2012 with a first class honours degree in Journalism, has landed his dream job at BBC Radio Bristol.
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February 2013


Running for charity

A University of Lincoln graduate will run 1,000km to raise money for charity. 
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The Exchange centre

Graduates from the University of Lincoln have opened a care centre for international students, with the hope of encouraging more people to visit and study in the UK. 
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January 2013


Acupuncture Awareness Week

Graduates from the University of Lincoln are joining forces with current students to raise awareness for Acupuncture Awareness Week. 
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Japanese film festival 

Two graduates from the College of Arts at the University of Lincoln are part of a team organising a Festival of Japanese Culture. 
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