BBC Radio 5 Live

In November I was fortunate to meet the BBC broadcaster, Dotun Adebayo at the Student Radio Awards. He was kind enough to invite me to visit Radio 5 Live in Salford and let me shadow him on his programme, ‘Up All Night’. I have been listening to BBC Radio 5 Live my whole life thanks…

PR & Media Relations

Since September 2017, I have been working with alpacr (formerly TrekinHerd) as their PR and Media Relations manager. CEO, Dan Swygart enlisted me to help promote the brand across Wales and the UK via articles sent out to publications that would get the attention of students. Having worked in student media, I had the skills…

Education

I recently completed my bachelors degree (BSc) in Chemistry at Cardiff University. During my four years at Cardiff University, I learnt a plethora of skills which are applicable beyond the science environment. My research project was investigating the use of Platinum on Ceria (CeO₂) heterogeneous  catalyst in the hydrogenation of 3-nitrostyrene. The aim was to…

World Radio Paris

During the summer of 2017, I travelled to Paris to work as an intern at World Radio Paris, an non-profit english language radio station based in the capital. During my time, I was responsible for guest producing and editing two podcasts, including ‘The New Paris Podcast’ for two episodes and ‘Mercedes Vs The Movies’ for…

BBC Radio 4

This year I undertook a 2 week work experience placement at Radio 4 in MediaCityUK, Salford. I was working on You & Yours and had the opportunity to shadow all areas of the team including presenters, Winifred Robinson and Shari Vahl. I also got to learn about the production, I was being mentored by production…

Cardiff Student Media

I was an active member of Cardiff Student Media for 4 years along side my degree. I started as a producer/presenter at Xpress Radio, Cardiff University’s award winning student radio station where I later became Production Coordinator and then Station Manager in June 2016. As well as radio, I was also involved with both publications,…