Alumni News - 2010


Lincoln graduate honoured for film about Humber Bridge

A University of Lincoln graduate has been honoured with a top broadcasting award. Richard Cox, who studied for a BA in journalism, scooped the runner-up prize in the Broadcast Journalism Training Council's award for long form films at the BBC's WhiteCityin London. 
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Advertising graduates' work comes to a screen near you

What does a top advertising agency do when it needs a new TV advert for Ford’s latest cars written, filmed and produced in just four weeks? Answer: get two University of Lincoln Creative Advertising graduates on the case. Tom Smith and Darren Urqhart graduated from the University in 2008 and are now based with Ogilvy Advertising in London.
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Cara Watts - Lion Queen

One Lincoln graduate is living her African dream Lions manager at a conservation project in Zambiais not your average graduate job. But for Lincolngraduate Cara Watts, the office is a national park on the banks of the Zambezi River, 20 minutes from the Victoria Falls and the Zimbabwe border.  With resident wildlife including buffalos, hippos and elephants, it is a far cry from the University of Lincoln’s tranquil Riseholme campus where Cara studied for her BSc (Hons) in Animal Management and Welfare.
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Book deal with top publisher is picture perfect for illustrator Mark

An illustrator who developed his craft at the University of Lincoln has signed a deal to draw up a new series of exciting children’s books for top publishing house Bloomsbury. Illustration graduate Mark Chambers (30) will work on a range of titles aimed at encouraging a sense of wonder about animals and nature in young readers. 
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