Year: 2017

SPOTLIGHT: Denys Volkov (Business and Politics, 2003

Our alumni are really amazing and we want to share their achievements with the world! In the SPOTLIGHT this month is Alumni Ambassador Denys Volkov (Business and Politics, 2003). Can you tell me about your time at City? I completed a B.A. (Hons.) degree accredited by City, University of London through Witan International College in…Continue Reading SPOTLIGHT: Denys Volkov (Business and Politics, 2003

City Alumni 2017 Round-up

From Journalism at 40 to the official opening of City’s new main entrance, we’ve collated 10 of the best social media posts of 2017, capturing some of our most exciting occasions this year: The official opening of the new entrance   1951 Nostalgia Thank you to Neil L. Thomas (Engineering, 1951) for this fantastic photo…Continue Reading City Alumni 2017 Round-up

Cass Alumni 2017 Roundup

Bringing you a roundup of all the top events, stories, and social media posts in 2017. We’ve been celebrating Cass’s 50th Anniversary, hosted and supported events in New York, Athens, Dubai, San Francisco, Shanghai, Doha, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Beijing, and more. It’s been amazing to reconnect with so many of you and…Continue Reading Cass Alumni 2017 Roundup

Why give later when you can Giv-Now?

Kaitlin Dunning (Transnational Media and Globalisation, 2015) is one of our newest additions to the Alumni Ambassador family and the mastermind behind Giv-Now; a platform that makes volunteering easier than popping a penny in a collection box. Read all about our newest recruit and her new app. Can you tell me about your time at…Continue Reading Why give later when you can Giv-Now?

Stonehenge Heritage & History

Alumnus Neil L. Thomas (Engineering, 1951) has written a number of books about the prehistoric landmark Stonehenge. The second in the series, Stonehenge Heritage & History concerns the history of the ancient monument in southern England and the people who built it. This book explains how arithmetic, geometry, linear measurements, geometric principles were well established…Continue Reading Stonehenge Heritage & History

Neighbourhood Foodies

Marcello Giannuzzi (MG) and Kartikeya ‘Kat’ Shukla (KS) (Both Executive MBA, 2014) and Finn Callaghan (FC) are the team behind DubbaHood, a company that connects home cooks with people looking for freshly prepared meals in their neighbourhood a la ‘Airbnb for Food’. We chatted about entrepreneurship, belief and, of course, a lot about food. Tell…Continue Reading Neighbourhood Foodies

A Phoenix Rising

 A firefighter from the age of 18, Clifford Thomspon (MA Narrative Non-Fiction Writing, 2012) has dealt with his fair share of disasters, now he writes about them. Here Clifford talks about his debut memoir Falling Through Fire.  Can you tell me about your time at City? I was at City from 2010 to 2012. I…Continue Reading A Phoenix Rising