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Hillcrest Interview

I recently attended an interview at Hillcrest Housing Association for the position of Communication and Media Assistant. It was a great experience and I thoroughly enjoyed the process. As part of the application I had to produce a short video about myself and design an A5 flyer to spec. These are the results. Demonstration Flyer: Demonstration Flyer Style Guide: I’m really happy to have done extremely well in the recruitment process and I’m grateful for Read more…

Showreel

 This is a showreel showcasing my visual editing and photography skills alongside some of the physical and digital products I have created so far. (These videos are recut and shortened for demonstration purposes.) Timestamps: 00:00 – SocialDigital18 Indigogo Video 01:12 – Research Video for Microsoft Catch 01:37 – Concept Video for Microsoft Catch 02:19 – Final Year Project Dialect Video 02:47 – Oscar The Pig Video – Dundee University Finance 03:39 – Open Ears Converge Challenge 2017 Pitch 04:14 – Apex Read more…

Dialect – Full Blog Post

This is a collation of my entire blog content for easier reading. It reads in reverse chronological order, starting with my final outcomes and working backwards through the weeks. Dialect – One Great Image Dialect – Video Dialect – Alice Horton from Alice Horton on Vimeo. Dialect – 100 Words Dialect supports the delivery of Dialectical Behavioural Therapy by improving the users ability to learn new skills. It achieves this by supporting the relationship between Read more…

What’s Next?

So, What’s next for Open Ears? The project itself was created off the back of the University of Dundee’s first ever Global Health Challenge. As a result we’re valued as evidence of the success that challenge can bring to aspiring students. I also want to promote the benefits of this challenge as it allowed me to build my confidence in my design skills and attain top 5 in the Converge Challenge 2017. We had been Read more…

#CC17Awards

I attended the Converge Challenge 2017 Awards on the 28th September 2017 at the Glasgow Science Centre. I was a top 5 finalist in the Social Enterprise Category with my Social Enterprise Open Ears. The event was hosted by the Director of the Converge Challenge, Dr Olga Kozlova and consisted of a dinner and award ceremony. I travelled down to the Glasgow SEC and stayed at the Campanile hotel. It was a really nice day Read more…