BU PR Alumni Makes a ‘Towerful” Difference Through Social Media

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Alumni, Industry, politics and media, Students | 0 comments

Alex’s Dad: “I can’t believe they’re painting it red and white!”

Alex: ‘Me either!”

….”This stirs up sentiment because they’re the colours of Southampton football team and, since Paul Smith is a key influence here, it only makes sense to make it blue”, say Alex.


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CMC Researchers Deliver Journalism Training for the Big Issue

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in CMC News, Extra-curricular, Industry, Students | 0 comments


The Big Issue Online Journalism training programme finished off last week with a gallery exhibition of the participants’ work, open to the public. The event which took place in Poole Library featured articles and photos produced by the trainees...

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Daphne Xenakis, PR student achieving Google Analytics success whilst on placement

Posted by on Jun 24, 2015 in CMC News | 0 comments

Name: Daphne Xenakisdaphne-xenakis-upperdog-placement-google-analytics

Placement Job Title: Digital Marketing Executive (PUP)

Placement Company: Upperdog Ltd., Bournemouth


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Marketing student Aisha Sambo on sandwich placement in Nigeria

Posted by on Jun 16, 2015 in CMC News | 0 comments

Course – Marketing CommunicationsAisho

Placement Company – Silverbird Communications

Placement Title and Department – Client Relationship Executive (TV & Radio)

Location – Abuja, Nigeria

1. What inspired you about this placement?

I had...

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Lulu Newton on sandwich PR placement at FC Business Intelligence Ltd. in London

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in CMC News | 0 comments

1. Course – Public Relations

2. Placement Title and Department

I am currently in the process of completing a 12-month placement as an International Marketing Coordinator at FC Business Intelligence Ltd. I work across two teams, FC Gas Intelligence and Petrochemical Update, with both teams focusing on producing and marketing whitepapers and industry events.

3. What inspired you about the placement?

I have a...

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Ideas Camp at Russell-Cotes. An Away Day for Consumer Researchers at BU.

Posted by on Jun 6, 2015 in CMC News, Industry, Staff | 0 comments

Ideas Camp 2015 will take place on Thursday, 11th June from 10.15am – 4.30pm at the Morning Room in the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum.

The event is a day to share and generate ideas for collaboration across BU consumer researchers, consisting of four sessions: New Practices & Contexts, Food, Spaces and Human Consumer with topics ranging from ‘New Brand Perspectives’ and ‘Goodbye ethics, Hello Health...

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BU Students Propose ‘SAFERHOOD’ As An Integrated Marketing Communication Campaign For Bournemouth Area

Posted by on May 25, 2015 in CMC News, Extra-curricular, Industry, Students | 0 comments


Bournemouth University students teamed up to work on a live brief project, aimed at helping local communities to collaborate better for a safer neighbourhood. 54 student groups battled it out, and last Friday, James Harrison (BA Marketing Communications),...

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