The Progress Film Company – Ben and Matt’s story

Posted by on Aug 11, 2015 in BU's Graduates | 0 comments

Ben Lankester and Matt Hopkins both graduated from BU in 2006 after studying BA (Hons) Television Production and they now run The Progress Film Company, a production company based out of Brighton. Here, Ben talks a bit about how they came to found Progress, how the company has grown and shares some advice that has helped the company grow and prosper.


Matt Hopkins and I graduated with a degree in TV Production in 2006....

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BU graduate one of Management Today’s “35 Women Under 35”

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in BU's Graduates | 1 comment

JemmaJones2We are very excited to announce that one of our alumni, Jemma Jones, has been featured in the 2015 edition of Management Today’s “35 Women Under 35”, which celebrates high-achieving women in business.

Jemma graduated from BU in 2008 with...

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Studying abroad and using your skills – Dani’s story

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in BU's Graduates, Your input | 0 comments

headshots, kids, portraits childrenDanielle Abittan graduated in 2010 and initially worked in Television Production. However, she now is pursuing acting in Los Angeles, and here, she shares some of her experiences and gives some advice on what it’s like to live and...

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From Bournemouth to Switzerland (and back again) – Marc’s Story

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in BU's Graduates, Studying at BU, Your input | 0 comments

Marc HeighwayMarc Heighway attended Bournemouth University from 1995 to 1999, graduating with a BSc in Information Systems Management. Since then he has worked in Bournemouth, Southampton, and also spent time in Switzerland. Here he tells us a little more about his...

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BU Alumni find Product Design success: Mark and Luke’s story

Posted by on Jul 2, 2015 in BU's Graduates | 0 comments

Mark Little and Luke VosWe’re very #BUproud of two of our graduates, who are celebrating being featured in the Product Design journal “Develop3D” with their brand-new Freefly VR headset, designed specifically to bring virtual reality to the masses using...

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BU Graduate publishes first novel – Keith’s Story

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

KeithGillison1Keith Gillison completed the CIM Postgraduate Diploma from BU in 2004 and, after a career in marketing, has just published his first novel. Below, Keith shares how he got into writing and some information about his book “The Boss...

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One Hundred Countries Later – Jonny’s Story

Posted by on May 6, 2015 in BU's Graduates | 0 comments

JonnyBlair1Jonny Blair came to BU in 2003 and graduated with a BA (Hons) in Public Relations. Since then, he has worked as a travel writer and has just celebrated visiting his 100th country. Here, he talks more about his travels and how coming to Bournemouth...

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