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Turning Used Fishing Nets into Swimwear: Founder of RubyMoon visits AUB

Since studying at Arts University Bournemouth, Jo Godden has gone on to have a lucrative career in fashion, working for brands such Victoria’s Secret, The Gap Inc and M&S.

Since 2008 Jo has only worked for ethical brands and in 2009 founded her own brand, RubyMoon.

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AUB Acting Graduate Voices New Character in Thomas and Friends

BA (Hons) Acting graduate, Yvonne Grundy graduated in the summer of 2018, at which time she had already landed a major part in a new Thomas and Friends film, Big World, Big Adventures, voicing the Kenyan train, Nia.

We caught up with Yvonne to find out about life post-AUB in the acting industry.

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Foundation and Graphic Design alumnus, Jack Lawrence talks life after AUB

Jack Lawrence graduated from AUB in 2014, after completing his foundation course and BA (Hons) Graphic Design degree.

Since graduating he has worked for Southampton Football Club and set up his own design studio, Tails Creative. We spoke to Jack to find out more about his time at AUB and his experiences as a professional designer.

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Textiles alumna, Hannah Salisbury speaks to us about life in the creative industries

Hannah Salisbury studied BA (Hons) Textiles at AUB, graduating in 2016 and has gone on to work for menswear brand Pretty Green.

Here, Hannah tells us about her time at AUB, not getting too acclimatised to university life, and what it’s like being a creative in the working world.

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AUB Alumni and Visiting Tutor, Joanna Paterson talks to us about her career as a freelance photographer

Joanna Paterson studied BA (Hons) Commercial Photography at AUB, graduating in 2006. Since then she’s worked with a host of brands, such as John Lewis, Marks and Spencer and O2. She’s travelled to the other side of the world in pursuit of her craft, and even returned to AUB as a visiting tutor. Joanna talks to us about all things freelance, achieving goals and finding mentors.

“I came to AUB because it was still doing the two-year foundation degree”, says Joanna.

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Creative Events Management Celebrates 25th Anniversary

BA (Hons) Creative Events Management Turns 25!

BA (Hons) Creative Events Management is celebrating its 25th anniversary in January 2019 and will be marking the occasion with a celebration which will reunite staff and alumni, past and present.

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Modelmaking Graduate, Emily Parker Goes Viral!

When Arts University Bournemouth BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduate, Emily Parker uploaded a time-lapse video of her final year project to Facebook, she never could have imagined that she would...

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AUB alumna, Yasmin Smith: Senior Designer

Yasmin Smith studied BA (Hons) Textiles at AUB, graduating in 2014. She joined Blendworth Interiors as a Design Assistant in 2015 and has since been promoted to Senior Designer

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AUB Dance: An Interview With Lawrence James And Holly Burridge

Arts University Bournemouth’s BA (Hons) Dance course celebrated its first graduating cohort this year and what a successful year it was

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AUB Alumnus, Andy Ryan: Official Olympic Photographer

Andy Ryan studied BA (Hons) Photography at AUB, graduating in 2013. Since graduating, Andy quickly found his style as a sports photographer, landing his dream job as Official Olympic Photographer for Team GB. Andy has photographed a variety of events, most notably Team GB at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Winter Olympics in South Korea earlier this year.

We visited Andy to hear about his time capturing behind the scenes moments with Team GB, and what it’s like to get up close and personal with the world’s best athletes.

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CALLING ALL ARTS, DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS AND GRADUATES – BROADEN YOUR HORIZONS THROUGH THE SORRENTO DESIGN PROGRAMME

Architecture, design and arts students and graduates are being urged to take up a unique opportunity to boost their skills with a two-week programme in Italy.

Arts University Bournemouth is delighted to be working with the Sorrento Design Programme, based in the Bay of Naples, to allow students and graduates to expand their skills, both through practical and app-based methods.

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Costume alumna Ciara Baron speaks about her experience at Motown: The Musical

Ciara Baron graduated from BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design in 2016. Here she talks about her time at AUB and what she's been up to since.

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