Being an “Ultm8 Warrior” – Dan’s Story

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in BU's Graduates, Sports | 0 comments

dan scottDan Scott graduated in 2013 with a BSc (Hons) in Sports Psychology and Coaching Science. He now runs Ultm8 Warrior, an idea he came up with in his final year of BU after being influenced by his placement year at Spartan Race. Below, Dan shares his memories of starting...

Read More

Placement Years at BU – Harry’s Story

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in BU's Graduates, Uncategorized | 0 comments

BluepagesHarry Turner graduated in 2014, gaining a BA (Hons.) in Business Studies. Whilst a student, Harry chose to do his placement year at IBM and has joined them now as a graduate working as a Software Client Lead. Below, Harry shares a few of his thoughts on how his time at BU helped...

Read More

BU is looking for new board members

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in Opportunities | 0 comments

BU is inviting applications from individuals to serve on the University Board for an initial term of three years, with the possible extension of a further three years.

The university is particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates with the following experience:

Financial and audit Strategic estates development International education and / or global engagement.

Further information about the role and...

Read More

From Bournemouth to Westminster

Posted by on Dec 18, 2014 in BU's Graduates, Your input | 0 comments

LA croppedNicky Woodhouse (BA Media Production, 1997-2000) tells us about her degree at BU led her around the world, from Bournemouth to Afghanistan with David Cameron and back to the UK, where she now runs her own production company, Woodhouse T.V.

I  always wanted to work in...

Read More

Taking a Road Less Travelled

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in BU's Graduates | 0 comments

Recollections by 1990 Financial Services graduate, Paul Chapman.

Paul1-smaller1-200x253November 2006 was a pivotal year for me – after some sixteen years as a well-paid international banker, travelling the world in various roles for several American firms, I...

Read More

BA Business Studies launches alumni panel

Posted by on May 16, 2014 in Your input | 0 comments

BU’s Business School has launched an alumni panel of highly successful BA (Hons) Business Studies graduates.

Business Studies alumni panelThe aim of the panel is to develop and strengthen the Business Studies course by sharing industry experience and trends with...

Read More

Reunions for graduates of 1994

Posted by on May 1, 2014 in Events | 0 comments

Former students of two courses are celebrating 20 years since graduation with reunions this year.

BA (Hons) Tourism Studies

Alumni who graduated in 1994 are invited to join a weekend reunion on 3 – 5 October 2014. Planned activities include a night out and a meal, with a group rate available for accommodation.

More details available from Jo Frauenlob (previously Jo Warburton) on Facebook or at


Read More