Alumni news: 2015

Stories from the 2015 Holdsworth e-newsletter

Can you give our students a helping hand in finding their dream career?

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This year, CEPLER hosted more careers events than ever before with the help of our fantastic alumni volunteers. Here are just a few highlights of the CEPLER Careers calendar…

We need your help!

We need your help!
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This year, our fantastic alumni volunteers helped CEPLER host more careers events than ever, inspired our undergraduates through mentoring, and offered students once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for work placements.

Ones to Watch

Ones to Watch
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Two of our young alumni are already making their mark in the industry - Jennifer Ogundemuren and Rachel Seaton have recently been awarded prestigious industry prizes.

Mooting and More – How our Alumni are Supporting Students through CEPLER

Mooting and More – How our Alumni are Supporting Students through CEPLER
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It's been another fantastic year for our Centre for Professional Legal Education and Research (CEPLER) – thanks in huge part to our alumni and friends.

Whole prison approach would reduce inmate violence, Birmingham lecturers suggest

Whole prison approach would reduce inmate violence, Birmingham lecturers suggest
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Research by University of Birmingham Law School lecturers suggests that a 'whole prison approach' to 'anti-victimisation' will help to counter violence in prisons.

EU - in or out?

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Joanna Gray, Professor of Financial Law and Regulation, has been examining the "ins" and "outs" of a new financial architecture for the Eurozone.

Birmingham Professor Influences new UK Porn Law

Birmingham Professor Influences new UK Porn Law
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The research of Birmingham's Professor Erika Rackley, alongside Clare McGylnn from the University of Durham, formed the basis of a prominent campaign, led by Rape Crisis and End Violence Against Women, drove the Prime Minister to make a commitment to extend current 'extreme pornography' laws to include images of rape in 2013.

Birmingham's Got Talent

Birmingham's Got Talent
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Law alumnus and Britain's Got Talent star hits the stage in Birmingham