Sep 20, 2006
@UK PLC - sponsored student Rebecca Fountain (pictured with judge Dr Shirley Williams, Senior Lecturer in the School of Systems Engineering) has just been awarded “Most Enterprising Student 2006” by the Shell Step programme for Berkshire, Surrey and Wiltshire.
Rebecca took part in a Shell Step placement during the summer at @UK before returning for her final year at the University of Wales, Bangor. Shell Step has been helping businesses and students to work together to complete real working projects for over 20 years. Whilst working at @UK, Rebecca developed a new range of digital marketing materials which will be used throughout the company. Rebecca presented her work to a panel of three judges, up against 21 other Shell Step students. After being awarded first prize Rebecca said “I am really proud of what I have achieved whilst working at @UK. I have learnt many key skills which I can use in my future career. Winning first prize is the icing on the cake.”