Extra-curricular

BU Advertising Student Sam Guinivan Wins D&AD Pencil

  “They wanted to see the world, but it seems something else in their lives always got in the way. If Airbnb could tap into this and help their consumers achieve their ambitions, they would be much more likely to engage. “   On 2 July 2015 BU Advertising and Marketing student Sam Guinivan won… Read more »

CMC Researchers Deliver Journalism Training for the Big Issue

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 during the 6-week course. The course, organised by the Big Issue, in collaboration with communications agency… Read more »

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

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), Rianna Hall (BA Advertising), Adrien Abbruzzino (BSc Marketing), and Dominic Needler (BA Public Relations) presented their campaign… Read more »

First Year PR Student, Dominic Stephens, Conquers 2015 Election With JUMP Tv

Dominic Stephens, first year PR student at Bournemouth University, may have only just started his degree but he’s already tackling the media world with his work through the BBC and JUMP Tv. In efforts to best highlight his incredible experience and influences on the 2015 election, the following interview lets him do all the talking…. Read more »

Question Time event chaired by first year Politics and Media student Morgan Thomas

  Bournemouth University politics and media student, Morgan Thomas, chaired the Election Question Time event held last night which covered topics such as housing, Trident and immigration among others. The event consisted of 5 potential MPs who discussed both national and local issues on the Bournemouth University campus. These MPs were: Conor Burns,Conservative prospective MP… Read more »

Future Rising at BU

On Wednesday 11th March at 1pm Future Rising will be visiting BU with a range of professionals from the creative industries such as Advertising, PR and Marketing for an event with the Advertising Society. This unique event will begin with talks from various industry experts coming from London before we give you (students) the chance… Read more »

Identity Theft and The Talented Mr. Ripley

Saturday, 21st February, 2015 It is 60 years since Patricia Highsmith first published her hugely successful and disturbing psychological thriller, The Talented Mr Ripley, and its themes of murder, identity theft, and erotic, jealous desire have continued to fascinate readers ever since. On Saturday, 21st February, 6.30pm, The Faction theatre company will perform The Talented… Read more »