Meet Nicholas – one of our Glencore Graduates

My name’s Nicholas Roberts, I went to University in Newcastle. I studied Mechanical Engineering and also studied a Graduate Certificate in Asset and Maintenance Management. I’ve been with Glencore Coal Assets Australia for 8 years and I’m currently the Group Maintenance Engineer for Coal Handling Preparation Plants. I was given a graduate position in 2014…

Special Education Transition to Adulthood Online Graduate Certificate – UConn eCampus

Many individuals struggle with the transition to adulthood, but individuals with disabilities require particular and sometimes, unique support. To help professional support this group in the NEAG School of Education, -in partnership with the University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, created the 12 credit online graduate certificate entitled “Special Education Transition to Adulthood”. My…

Engineering graduate career advice

Hi. I’m Robert Nicholson. I’m a land surveyor/engineer. I work for Ridgeway Surveys Limited. 1. Why did you choose Engineering? I chose engineering because I’m interested in building the environment we all live in today. It’s good to a part of everything that’s around us, all the new projects, everything. In London especially, there’s a…

Melbourne Graduate Program

I chose the Melbourne Graduate Program because it’s such a big institution with a lot of diversity in what you can do. Graduates can get involved in a number of different rotations, they can work for faculties or they can work in business support functions, they can work in marketing, finance, they can work in…

Oxford’s colleges

Oxford’s one university, right? So, what’s all this about colleges? Well, as well as over 70 academic departments Oxford University is actually made up of dozens of collections of buildings known as ‘colleges’ They’ve been around for a long, long while and some colleges are old – very old University College, for example, was established…