This Girl Makes – Hattie Speed ’18 celebrates, inspires and connects craftswomen.
Leading the fight against sexual violence
Lisa Ward ’10 is the CEO of OSARCC – set up in 1979 as a helpline for survivors of rape using a phone line in a living room. Forty years later, while the helpline number remains the same, OSARCC has grown from its humble beginnings.
Daniel’s ever-expanding horizons
On the homepage of his website, Daniel Baker ’97 describes himself as a “photographer, geek and more”. The word “more” is an understatement.
Artist, activist and teacher
When the opportunity came to return to study the one subject she really loved, Lois Muddiman took it. And that brought her to Oxford Brookes.
Speaking to Observe, Alex Baker ’13 told the story of how his time as a student led to a lifelong interest in creative writing.
Building connections and opening doors in the property industry
Harri John talks about her time at Brookes, a life-changing award and getting everyone connected, regardless of background.
From Oxford Poly to Ally Pally – Julian’s fascinating journey
Julian Woodfield ’83 recalls his Poly days, blazing a trail in computer animation, founding his own industry-leading company and getting involved in the restoration of an iconic Victorian theatre.
Video: J Haynes – Staying iconic
Haynes manuals are an iconic product. But Haynes CEO and Oxford Brookes alumnus, J Haynes ’90 has successfully transformed the company to bring new, innovative products to market – increasing growth while staying iconic. On […]
Indigo – Sarah’s natural way to do business
In 2008 Sarah Wearden ‘93 and her partner Josh received a bank loan to set up a shop on Cowley Road. As Indigo approaches its tenth anniversary on 30 November, we caught up with her to chat about its ethos, her memories of Brookes and her struggle with depression.
Together again… alumni reunions
When did you last catch up with your old classmates in person? Been meaning to for a while but life keeps getting in the way? The Oxford Brookes Alumni Team can support you in organising […]