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Professor Jo Swaffield
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Morgan Stanley Recruitment

Posted on Tuesday 24 November 2015

Morgan Stanley are looking for applicants for Operations roles - both Summer placements (10 weeks) and Industrial placements (52 weeks).

Alcuin Alumnus talk

Posted on Tuesday 17 November 2015

Employability talk for all ALCUIN students (both undergraduates and graduates).

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Bank of England Speech by Dr Ben Broadbent

Posted on Monday 16 November 2015

On Thursday November 12 the Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy gave a speech followed by Q&A at the University of York.