Access and Widening Participation Graduate Intern
Leeds Beckett University
Andrew graduated from Leeds Beckett University in 2013 with a degree in Politics. Aside from giving him a strong background to the role of politics in the world around us, his degree allowed him to delve into the contentious areas that exist within society; both in the UK and overseas. As part of his degree, Andrew carried out a placement with the Yorkshire and Humber Trade Union Council. He currently works for the Access and Widening Participation Team at Leeds Beckett University. As such, he works with young people to open their eyes to future study within Higher Education as well as helping their skills and confidence to develop
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.