Graduation Day Makes History

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L to R: Louise Aitken, Lizzie McNiven, Valerie Hamill, Rebecca Mackenzie - Smith

BA Journalism students had extra cause to celebrate when they graduated this week. History was made when forty students attended a ceremony at Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre. Not only were they the first Journalism students to graduate under the new title of Edinburgh Napier University, but they were also the first to leave with Broadcast Journalism Training Council accreditation.

Amongst those celebrating was Rebecca Mackenzie – Smith. She graduated with First Class Honours having specialised in broadcast news in her fourth year. Listen to the interview to find out what Rebecca thought about the course and where she will soon be working!

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