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Students win Innovation and Bright Idea award while on placement

Two students from the School of Computing at Medway have won an award while on placement at Medway Council. Direna Rugnato and Devesh Patel, Computing with a Year in Industry BSc students, were part of a team who won the … Continue reading

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Century of placement students for 6th year

For the 6th year in a row, over 100 students from the School of Computing have secured  an industrial placement for 2018/19. The School’s impressive record in helping to secure placements for its students is due to the support that … Continue reading

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Placement student wins Digital Recognition Award

Sam Cordner-Matthews, a Computer Science with a Year in Industry student, has received a Digital Recognition Award while on placements at Schroders. The Digital Recognition Awards are given to placement year students who have made a significant contribution to digital … Continue reading

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Peer recognition for placement student

Hubert Dziedziczak, a Computer Science (Networks) with a Year in Industry student, won the Employee of the Quarter award while on placement at the Wates Group. The award formally recognises individuals who perform tasks far beyond their job descriptions in … Continue reading

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Employee award for placement student

Jordan Norris, a Computer Science with a Year in Industry student, has won an employee award for exceptional contribution during his industrial placement. Jordan is working at Zest The Agency as part of his degree and was given the quarterly … Continue reading

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Student develops news aggregator website while on placement year

Natalie McLaren, a BSc Web Computing with a Year in Industry student, has launched a personalised newsfeed application that she developed with a colleague while on her placement year at digital marketing agency Cyber-duck. While working at Cyber-duck Natalie learnt … Continue reading

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School placements team reach the century

The School of Computing placements team are pleased to announce 100 students have secured industry placements for the next academic year. The Placement Officers, Sian Robson and Katie Van Sanden are delighted to reach the century milestone again this year … Continue reading

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Placement student praised in company magazine

Final year Business Information Technology student, Michael Ikeji, has been featured in Brakes people magazine as the first information services student intern. Michael worked in the food distribution company between his second and final year at university and quickly outgrew … Continue reading

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Winners announced – Year in Industry photo competition

Computing students currently on their placement submitted a diverse range of images to the first Year in Industry photo competition, which reflects the range of experiences students have during their placement year. The judges found it difficult to narrow it … Continue reading

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Wimbledon Fortnight – a view from the players’ lounge

Student Charlotte Hutchinson will have a unique insight behind the scenes of The Championships at Wimbledon this summer. Charlotte who is a student of Information Technology with a Year in Industry at the Medway campus, is currently undertaking her placement … Continue reading

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