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Studying at University Abroad

Studying at University Abroad

26th June 2019

Medina is from Warrington and studied International Business and Spanish at University of Central Lancashire, spending the second semester of her third year studying abroad at the University of Alicante, Spain. After completing her degree, Medina moved to Sheffield and now works for Hepp as a Higher Education Engagement Assistant. When I began to consider […]

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Things I Wish I Had Known About Higher Education as a Teacher – Advice to my Past Self

Things I Wish I Had Known About Higher Education as a Teacher – Advice to my Past Self

12th April 2019

Gemma is from Wakefield and was the first person in her family to attend university, studying History at The University of Sheffield. Before joining the team as Head of Hepp, Gemma was a History teacher and Assistant Head Teacher at a local secondary school in the Sheffield City Region and taught for thirteen years. Easter […]

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Volunteering and Financial Support at Higher Education

Volunteering and Financial Support at Higher Education

5th February 2019

Sophie studied Educational Psychology at Edge Hill University. She’s originally from Chesterfield and moved to Liverpool to study. Sophie undertook lots of voluntary posts whilst undertaking her studies, which related to her course. Sophie also completed a masters in Developmental Psychology at University of Derby where she lived back home in Chesterfield and commuted to […]

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The Social Side of Higher Education

The Social Side of Higher Education

31st January 2019

Sam studied Sport Business Management at Sheffield Hallam University. He is originally from Sheffield but still moved out when he started his studies. He worked as a football referee when studying, starting out at a level 7 grade. He is now a level 4 referee as well as a Higher Education Engagement Assistant at Hepp. […]

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Having a Part-Time Job Whilst Studying

Having a Part-Time Job Whilst Studying

18th December 2018

Beth studied Criminology at Sheffield Hallam University before going on to complete a two year graduate role with Royal Mail. Beth then returned to Sheffield Hallam University to complete a Masters in Applied Human Rights before becoming a graduate intern at Hepp. She also had many part time jobs whilst studying to gain extra work […]

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