Congratulations to BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology graduate Thomas Cole, who has been awarded a prestigious TIGA Graduate of the Year accolade in the category Computer Games Technology.
Author: Alumni Staff
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UWS Midwifery graduate Kenny Gibson talks about his career and life on the ward as the only male midwife in the West of Scotland.
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Civil Engineering (1983) alumnus Gerry Donnelly talks about how his degree secured a successful career with an American company for life.
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