Meet your Mentors - Summer School - University of Derby

Meet your Summer School mentors

Meet your mentors We're the team of student mentors who will be looking after you at the Summer School. We hope that you all have a great time on the Summer School and we can't wait to meet you in a few weeks time!

Richard, 3rd year Biology & History Joint Honours student

Hobbies: Reading (mostly fiction and comedy), gaming and spending too much time on YouTube

Interesting fact about myself: That my mum is actually studying at the University at the same time as myself

Dream job: To be a science teacher in a secondary school

Danielle, 2nd year Events Management student

Hobbies: listening and playing music, being in my band, going to gigs and festivals

Interesting fact about myself: I love going to festivals and having a great time but my dancing is terrible!

Dream job: To be a stage manager and sound technician in the music industry

Aaron, 2nd year Technical Theatre student

Hobbies: playing sport, music, socialising with my mates and adventure seeking

Interesting fact about myself: I have paraglided off of one of the tallest mountains in Turkey

Dream job: To be a lighting designer for live events

Belinda, 3rd year Occupational Therapy student

Hobbies: travelling the world and taking part in sports teams

Interesting fact about myself: I used to play for 4 different sports teams whilst at school

Dream job: To be an occupational therapist for individuals who have had sports injuries

Jaiden, 2nd year Forensic Science with Psychology student

Hobbies: performing in shows, musicals and occasionally doing comedy sets

Interesting fact about myself: That I am president of the Musical Theatre Society

Dream job: To be a Biology teacher

Emily, 3rd year Primary Education student

Hobbies: Horse riding, travelling and playing video games

Interesting fact about myself: This year I studied abroad as part of my degree and taught over in the Netherlands

Dream job: To be a primary school teacher abroad.

Jake, 3rd year Sport and Exercise Science student

Hobbies: Going to the gym, playing rugby union, comics and films and playing on the PS4.

Interesting fact about myself: I spent three months last year in America helping kids to participate in sports.

Dream job: To be a PE teacher

Vicki, 3rd year Media Studies student

Hobbies: Being involved with sports teams and taking part in the Students Union

Interesting fact about myself: I have climbed Machu Picchu in Peru

Dream job: To work in a SEND school

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