Extra-curricular

Come join us at the SURE Conference on Wednesday, 4th March!

Showcasing undergraduate research excellence, this first event of its kind will highlight research that has been linked to coursework, placements, volunteering, dissertations, and more. As there will be students from the CMC Framework presenting, do come along to show your support while gaining insight into a variety of areas. Do check out the programme of… Read more »

CMC Masterclasses: BU alumnus, Rolls Royce loyalty guru shares career stories

The Corporate and Marketing Communications academic group’s masterclass series wraps up the last two weeks before Christmas break with outstanding masterclasses. First up is one of our own who has made it big at Rolls Royce and will share his experiences. WHO: Nicholas Osy de Zegwaart, Global Loyalty manager at Rolls Royce AND ex BU… Read more »

What does the future of PR hold? What does it mean for PR & media students?

16 years ago I started my BAPR placement. Over the next decade, the basic mechanics of day-to-day PR didn’t really change much. In the next six, the pace of evolution started hotting up. The last two the practice of PR has changed beyond all recognition. I’ve always said – to anyone that will listen –… Read more »

Labour MP challenges Politics students to engage young voters

Visiting Fellow Bob Ainsworth Labour MP came down today to talk to Politics and Media students at Bournemouth University who are studying the EU Parliamentary elections, scheduled for the 22nd May. Mr Ainsworth set a task for five groups of first year students to develop an online campaign aimed at mobilising young voters in the… Read more »

What does the EU do for you? CMC students, staff head to Brussels to find out

As a result of a successful BU Fusion fund bid, 34 students drawn from across the Politics and Media Degree and other Media and Business School programmes are in Brussels this week for a five-day fact finding trip. The trip is part of a project around engaging the public in the 2014 European Parliamentary Elections…. Read more »

Comment dit-on ‘Leggit’?

The Raising and Giving Team (RAG) are the people to speak to if you want to get involved with some amazing fundraising for charity at Bournemouth University. One of the events they host is called Leggit. The concept of Leggit is to form teams and try to travel as far away from Bournemouth as possible… Read more »

An update from ADSOC

After the success at Bournemouth University’s BUnique event the new Advertising Society (ADSOC) is successfully up and running with many exciting and interesting goals for the year. One of the most exciting briefs the ADSOC is expecting to tackle this year is set by successful Dragons’ Den entrepreneurs ‘Love Da Pop Corn’. Co-founder and ex-BU… Read more »

The votes are in!

This year’s Student Union Part-Time Officers Elections were the biggest in the history of Bournemouth University. Nearly 40 students ran for election and a record number of students voted. The Part-Time Officers are active in supporting the Full-Time Officers (President, Vice President: Communications, Vice President: Education and Vice President: Landsdowne) across the full range of… Read more »