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Phoebe Coleman

Phoebe Coleman is a first-year BA (Hons) Visual Communication student.

We asked her to document her experience of moving away from the big, busy city to the sunny, south coast. Here’s her journey…

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Got BEAF? Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe Returned This Weekend!

Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe is the largest independently organised arts festival in Bournemouth and Poole, supporting local emerging and established artists.

Now in its third year, BEAF 2019 returns with a fun-filled programme of arts from all disciplines, ranging from dance performances, film screenings, to street festivals, in venues across Bournemouth and Poole with a concentration of events in Boscombe and Christchurch.

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AUB Human presents: Who Cares?

Who Cares? was a series of talks, workshops and a one day symposium, bringing together award winning industry speakers, alumni and students from Arts University Bournemouth.

Who Cares?

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AUB No.1 for Graduate Employment

AUB celebrates 98% graduate employment rate – a result which puts AUB joint top of any English University, according to results released in the DLHE (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education) Survey last week.

AUB has the joint highest graduate employment rate of any English University, achieving the rate of 98% employability in the Survey, which reviews the destination of graduates six months after they have left the institution.

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AUB success at Graduate Fashion Week

Two BA (Hons) Fashion students have received awards at Graduate Fashion Week 2017.

Daniel Rynne was awarded the Debenhams Menswear Award, as well as First Runner Up in the George Catwalk to Store Award, for his collection inspired by The Great Depression.

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Emerald Ant’s Iguanodon Restaurant Learning Programme to go ahead in Schools

Emerald Ant is thrilled to announce an award of £29,900 from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Over the next two years, schools in Dorset, Devon, Kent, Sussex and London will enjoy outdoor performances thanks to the Iguanodon Restaurant.

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GDEN-on-Sea by Graphic Design Educators’ Network

On Friday 21 April 2017, AUB hosted the first Graphic Design Educators’ Network (GDEN) regional networking event for the southern region.

GDEN is a subject association – its mission is to incite discourse about Graphic Design practices.

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Graphic Design students collaborate with Movember Foundation

Second year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students had the opportunity to collaborate with the Movember Foundation, as part of AUB Human. 

Movember are committed to helping men live happier, healthier and longer lives and they aim to address some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention.

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Costume student takes part in The Complete Freedom of Truth project

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design student, Daisy Tweed, recently visited Tuscany for a two-week project as part of The Complete Freedom of Truth.

The Complete Freedom of Truth (TCFT) is an international, youth-led project with the ambition to develop global youth citizenship through culture and the arts.

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Graphic Design student wins prestigious packaging competition

Level 6 BA (Hons) Graphic Design student, Emily Braybrook, has won the prestigious packaging competition brief set by Joyo Bank Ltd. based in Mito City, Ibaraki and supported by British Council.

The brief, set to UK Universities, was to package a new powder format Japanese Tea developed by Makinohara.

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