SurreyUniversitySalon
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Theme: University & Beyond

This event occurred on
February 22, 2017
6:00pm - 9:00pm GMT
(UTC +0hrs)
Guildford, Surrey
United Kingdom

‚ÄčIn the UK we spend an average of fourteen years in compulsory education, seventeen if we go onto higher education, but do those years of exams, assignments, lessons and lectures really prepare us for the real world? Does University prepare us for the world beyond structured education or is it the things we do outside of education that really count?

Management Building
University of Surrey
Guildford, Surrey, GU27XH
United Kingdom
Event type:
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Calvin Jor

Founder & owner of Sushi Lab (Guildford, UK)
Calvin was born in Hong Kong and graduated from high school in Australia in 2011. He came to the UK to study Hospitality & Tourism Management in 2012 at the University of Surrey and joined the committee of 5 different societies. He graduated in July 2016 and has now opened his own business: Sushi Lab, a quick-service restaurant in Guildford town centre.

Organizing team

Sophie
Desert

Brest, France
Organizer

James
Pratley

Guildford, United Kingdom
Co-organizer
  • Rufaro Mazarura
    Marketing/Communications
  • Sally Lecointe Alonso
    Operations
  • Seema Elremmash
    Marketing/Communications