Student

We start 2018 with an article by Sarah Foxley, an ex-heritage professional who is now in her 2nd year with The Open University studying Computing and IT. She provides some real insights as to how we can make a difference by investing in adult education for career changers as well as the younger generation.

Image of gear and YEs I can accompanying the article Why career changers are just as important as the next generation by Sarah Foxley

Meet the Italians: Mario Fucilli Digital Marketing student

This is the second of our features on Italian companies and people. Mario Fucilli is a 3rd year International Business Management student at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland. He has been working as a placement student at Company Connecting, helping with marketing and social media...

Hi Mario, You are an expat from Italy, why did you decide to come to Scotland? Why Aberdeen?

Picture of the Italian Fag and water accompanying the article The Italian: Mario Fucilli Digital Marketing student at Company Connecting

Are you a student, apprentice, intern or recent graduate?

The ability to use and work with technology is becoming more and more important. It’s important to attract young people into STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and also provide flexibility within education to encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to think about...

Getting more women into STEM. Can Open University help?

This week we continue our student and graduate series. We interviewed Denise Arkley, one of the management team at Hatstand Nelly. Denise has done many different things over the years. She is now relishing the challenge of studying for a Diploma in Computing & IT with Open University. Last...

Continuing our student and graduate series: this week we talk with Denise Arkley of Hatstand Nelly. Denise undertook an Access course last year and is now studying a diploma in computing via Open University.

Company Connecting student and graduate series: Denise Arkley

The Student and Graduate Series: Iona Murray of Wallet.Services

Next instalment in our Student & Graduate series: we spoke to Iona Murray of Wallet.Services who's also studying Marketing & Business in Edinburgh.

Next instalment in our Student & Graduate series: we spoke to Iona Murray of Wallet Services who's also studying Marketing & Business in Edinburgh.

Iona Murray Edinburgh University Student Marketing Scotland

Graduate Series: An Interview with Heriot-Watt student Angus Addlesee

Angus has a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics at Heriot-Watt University & is now completing an MSc in Artificial Intelligence with Speech and Multimodal Interaction.

Hi Jordan, thank you for inviting me to chat about AI. I am currently studying an MSc in Artificial Intelligence and prior to this I completed a BSc in Mathematics. During various internships I have created optimisation algorithms for Tipico, the leading sports betting company in the German market, and worked on data analysis with a financial syndication platform in London.

Graduate Series: An Interview with Heriot-Watt student Angus Addlesee