Emily graduated from the University of Suffolk in October 2017 with a BA (Hons) in Event Management. During her studies Emily organised and worked on many events including the #Media Discovery careers event, The Suffolk Show, East Anglia's Children Hospices Colour Dashes, Cancer Research's Race for Life and numerous other events. Emily also assisted with various outreach activities through events and visits to schools to raise students Higher Education aspirations. Emily also worked on developing the student App 'PlacementPAL' which supports University of Suffolk students through their studies and placements.
Emily joined the University's External Relations Team in June 2017 as Student Recruitment & Marketing Assistant and then progressed onto Student Recruitment Officer in January 2018. Her role involves representing the University of Suffolk at careers and higher education events, giving talks to students in schools/colleges about higher education and organising academic taster days and residential trips. Emily works closely with members of the External Relations team to support other activities such as open events. Emily is a member of the Higher Education Liaisons Officers Association (HELOA) and attends regional meetings when she can to keep herself informed of the changes within Higher Education and sharing best practice with other universities.