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July 2016

Ellen Blacow, HUMA1036 & HUMA2014 intern, introduces herself

Hi, I’m Ellen and I have just finished the second year of my BA Degree in Modern History and Politics.  Alongside Lizzy Oliver, I am also an Educational Development Officer for Mission Employable, specifically working on HUMA1036 and HUMA2014 for the coming academic year. Having been a Peer Mentor in my second year of University and attended the Careers events held both by the Careers Service and the History Society, I was aware of the great work done by Mission Employable. Continue reading →

Who is the 2016-17 Peer Mentoring Coordinator? Kirstie Guildford!

HI everyone, I'm Kirstie and I am about to go into my final year as a BA History student. I am also the Peer Mentor Coordinator for this year! My interest in Mission Employable can be traced back to my first year at Southampton, when I met Dr Eleanor Quince. She inspired me to take hold of the opportunities I had at Southampton, and after being both a Mentee and a Mentor, it seemed natural for me to go as far as I could with the Peer Mentoring Scheme. Continue reading →

Introducing Lizzy, our Final Year Module intern!

Hi All, My name is Lizzy Oliver and I have just completed the second year of my History degree here at Southampton! I am also one of Mission Employable’s Educational Development Officers, and over the Summer will be working with the team to create new and bespoke content for the brand new Final Year Humanities Employability Module (HUMA3010) - exciting stuff! Having worked with Mission Employable last year on the OPUS Project ( Continue reading →