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  • Day 3: "Coding is easy, people are hard"

    More from our Apps Crunch winners in California: Full on sleep but lacking in breakfast, today was a look at smaller startups and what it was like to work in the city, rather than an offsite campus. First stop was...

  • Day 2: Google. Google Google Google.

    The second instalment from Apps Crunch winners Tristan, Ashton and Ryan on their Silicon Valley adventure: Google. Google Google Google. It was hard to believe we were really driving there; the famous googleplex. Entering the first building, it was exactly what...

  • Day 1: Claverton Down to Silicon Valley

    Computer Science students Ryan, Tristan and Ashton won the University's Apps Crunch competition to design an original app. Their prize was a trip to California to meet Bath alumni and other representatives from leading tech companies such as Google, Facebook, Eventbrite and...

  • Update from Vivian Ching, Hong Kong Alumni Chapter

    As the External Affairs Director of the University of Bath's Hong Kong Alumni Chapter, I have always been actively involved with maximizing the exposure of the University through alumni activities in Hong Kong, enabling various opportunities to closely collaborate with...

  • Meeting my mentor

    Final year student Ruth is taking part in our pilot mentoring programme. She writes about the experience of meeting her graduate mentor for the first time: "I’ve only ever been on one blind date. Nervously waiting for a friend of...

  • What's on YOUR playlist?

    The Rolling Stones – Paint it Black House of Pain – Jump Around S Club 7 – Reach for the Stars Everyone seems to have one key tune that epitomises their uni days - what’s yours? We’ve just launched ‘project...

  • One for the tree?

    Thanks to Sarah for sharing her experience of the last alumni event of 2013 - a bauble-blowing extravaganza at Bath Aqua Glass - and best wishes for the new year from all of us in the Alumni Relations team: How could I...

  • A great night in Mexico

    MBA alumna Yadira Contreras writes about the Bath alumni community in Mexico: Since I left Bath (around 4 years ago), I try to attend to every event organized by the University in Mexico. There isn’t a Mexican Alumni Chapter; I...

  • Making connections - from Chippenham to China

    Maths graduate Neil Langmead moved to Beijing in July 2013 for work. He recently attended our alumni networking event in Beijing, which is part of our China Connect programme: For us, the University of Bath has been so much more...

  • Alumni networks thriving in Singapore and Malaysia

    I recently returned from Singapore and Malaysia as part of a delegation led by the Vice-Chancellor to discuss partnerships and collaborations with several universities and major corporations, and an important part of the trip was to meet our local alumni....