Latest Features

  • Andrew's Love for the Lakes Landscape

    Andrew Okey (English, 1986, Grizedale) has worked at the University for 22 years, undertaking a variety of roles including Principal of Grizedale College. Over the last few years his reputation as a landscape photographer has grown to the point where his work has become a viable commercial concern, one which he shares with his wife Diane (also a Lancaster graduate and employee, and a skilled glassware and jewellery maker).

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  • Climbing Mount Everest - with Cystic Fibrosis

    Nick Talbot (French & Italian Studies, 1998, Fylde) has worked in senior management for Ernst & Young and KPMG for 13 years.

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  • From Council Estate to Cabinet - An Interview with Alan Milburn

    Alan Milburn admits that he ‘got lucky’ in finding his way to Lancaster University from one of the most deprived comprehensives in Newcastle, which set him on the path to a top job in the Labour Cabinet.  He is convinced fewer doors are open to disadvantaged teenagers as he was - and he believes that is wrong.

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