ScotGrad News Hub

Welcome to the ScotGrad News Hub, where you will find all the latest updates from the ScotGrad team.

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claire Richmond Tissue Sols


Lessons learned during my summer internship

Claire Richmond, a current student at the University of St Andrews, reflects on what she learnt during her summer internship at Tissue Solutions through the Scottish Life Sciences Internship Programme 2017.

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Hie grads socialising


Residential Training Course Diary

Ally Naumova started her ScotGrad placement with NB Communications in April this year, and recently attended our residential training course in Cromarty. She kept a diary of her experience and shared this with us!

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Fresh food


Feeding Scotlands culinary talent

The food and drink sector plays an important role in the Scottish economy, employing more than 36,000 people in a range of exciting career opportunities.

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Kelly and Rachael ScotGrad Graduates


Scottish SME thecyclejersey takes on two graduates

At our recent training course, we met Kelly and Rachael who are working together to design and market custom printed cycle jerseys.

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Food for thought


Food for thought

With the long hours spent studying for exams we often forget about our diets, but certain brain foods can increase our concentration, memory or simply improve our mood! Here are some of the best foods to boost your revision.

Graduates & Students


Exam revision top tips

Exam season at university often brings back ghosts of exams past, and many of us fall into bad habits, or struggle to focus. However that doesn’t have to be the case. One of ScotGrad’s programme managers, Kelly Barbour, shares her top tips to improve your revision.

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Eleanor Eureka Solutions


Eureka moment for GCU graduate

Eleanor McGowan, a graduate from Glasgow Caledonian University joined Eureka Solutions last summer on a ScotGrad placement. She tells us more about her role.

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the letters A to H


The A to Z of ScotGrad placements

Janice Wallace from the ScotGrad team has broken down the basics to gaining and succeeding in your ScotGrad placement – it’s as easy as ABC.

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Joanna Wawrzyczek's project management placement

Originally from Poland, Joanna Wawrzyczek moved to Scotland to study and is now working for Helmsdale & District Development Trust.

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