BA (Hons) Politics and Media students presented their work to the Media Team of Amnesty International, UK.

Final year students of the BA (Hons) Politics and Media worked on a ‘live’ assignment in the context of their New Political Communication unit (led by Dr. Anastasia Veneti) with the Media team of Amnesty International UK. On 9th May 2017, students presented a 12-month Media Plan to the Head of Amnesty’s Media, PR and… Read more »

Jordan Raby, BAMC student on sandwich placement at Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Name: Jordan Raby Placement Job Title: Enterprise Group for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Alliances Sales & Marketing Support Placement length: 12 months Placement company website: Three words to describe your placement: International, insightful & rewarding! Most interesting part of your placement? The most interesting part for me has been getting a true… Read more »

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

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 the Royal Navy is a key influence here, it only makes sense to make it blue”, say Alex. Alex Judd, former BAPR student at BU who graduated in… 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 »

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

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… 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 »

CMC’s annual Promotional Communications Conference to attract +100 delegates

Some 44 advertising, marketing, public relations, and politics and media undergraduates present their dissertation research to an audience of more than 100 students, industry guests, academics and mums and dads. The Fifth Annual Promotional Communications Conference on 20 May at the Executive Business Centre is a capstone event for the Corporate and Marketing Communications Department… Read more »