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John Best completed his secondary education at Sir John Leman Grammar School in Beccles, Suffolk, before joining the Merchant Navy, aged 16 at the start of a varied and interesting career.  He has since been described as a dynamic leader with an enviable track record in developing ...

Ryan Gander is an artist living and working in London and Suffolk. He has established an international reputation through artworks that materialise in many different forms from sculpture to film, writing, graphic design, installation, performance and more besides. Ryan studied at Ma...

Laura Bates BEM is the founder of the Everyday Sexism Project, an ever-increasing collection of over 100,000 testimonies of gender inequality. The project has expanded into over 25 countries worldwide and become internationally renowned, featuring in media from the Times of India t...

Robin’s impressive career was initiated by his parents when at the age of three they enrolled him in a local dance school in Ipswich. From the very beginning, Robin studied both Ballroom and Latin dance eventually competing in those disciplines at the highest possible levels. His ...

Hannah started working at the university in 2014 and has a background of working in SEN education and mental health. She works within the Student Services team offering support, advice and guidance. Hannah graduated from University of Essex with a first class BA (Hons) in Therapeut...

Paolo is a Physiologist, Sports Scientist and Strength and Conditioning Coach.  He was born in Verona, Italy, but moved to Poland 15 years ago, where he now lives. Paolo holds a BSc in Sport and Exercise, MSc in Sports Science and PhD in Physiology. He is also a certified UEFA Foot...

Chantelle joined the Admissions Team in June 2017. Her main responsibilities as an Admissions Assistant include screening applications, processing decisions, and responding to any enquiries applicants may have about their application or the Admissions process. Chantelle is responsib...

Richard Edgar-Wilson has had an international career in classical music for over three decades. He attended Ipswich School before reading History at Cambridge University and gaining a scholarship to the Royal College of Music. ...

Sara Godinho is a London-based architect (ARB), environmental designer and consultant with over 10 years of professional experience in the construction industry. ...

I’m studying Early Childhood Studies and automatically you think of primary teaching, but I don’t want to be a teacher. I want to travel and set up schools to help people who are less fortunate than us. Sometimes I look at my life and I think yeah, I’ve had it all.  I’ve al...

I’ve always been the arty, creative one. Where there were flaws and struggles with my dyslexia, I overcame it and tried not to see it as a negative, but as a positive. It was my mum who realised it when I was about five or six. She rang the school who said ‘she’s just lazy’ ...

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