A Year of Achievements

Celebrating a Year of Achievements My name is Mélys Codo, I am a Masters student in Media and Communications at Goldsmiths, University of London, and this year, I have had the chance to volunteer at CEN8 as part of their writing team. My voluntary experience as a writer and reporter was marked with beautiful discoveries,…

There’s Something About Chloe

by Mélys Codo While invigilating the art exhibition My Dreams, My World, Chloe Harrison, 2nd-year Fine Art/ History of Art joint honours student and CEN8 extraordinaire, took the time to reflect with us on her prolific year at CEN8, her aspirations for the future, and how the two are seamlessly interwoven together. Chloe got involved…

Ten tips for finding that Perfect Job!

That same old, mind boggling question: “So… what shall we do, now that we’re done?’ (Oh the joys of being a student!) “Hmmm, I’m not exactly sure, but maybe…” is usually what we end up saying (Indeed, it is hard to put into words exactly what we are thinking of but we have all done…

Where Are They Now? – Stefania Pileri

1) What did you study and when did you graduate? After earning my degree in Psychology in Italy I did a MSc in Music, Mind and Brain at Goldsmiths in 2012. 2) What did you do as a CEN8 volunteer? I helped the children and the staff when needed, without having a specific role. I…

Ellie Asks – Eliza Williams, Associate Editor at Creative Review

This month, ‘Ellie Asks’ guest interviewer, Layla Pacha, talked to Eliza Williams, an Associate Editor at Creative Review, on how she got to where she is and what it takes to make it in the industry. What’s your job title and how would you describe your role? I’m Associate Editor at Creative Review. I do a lot of…

Daranee Dispatches: May!

With assignment deadlines looming near and exams to study for, the CEN8Gold volunteers have had a busy month. The Art Facilitation team have been meeting weekly to go over the final details for June’s children’s art exhibition, My Dreams, My World. This month we got to talk with Chloe who is a part of the…

Where Are They Now? – Danou Duifhuizen

  What did you study and when did you graduate? I did a MA Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths and graduated in 2014 2) What did you do as a CEN8 volunteer? I helped out during the junior Saturday Club, Studio8 (now CEN8Kids).  I also helped a bit during the conceptual stage of  ‘A Year in…

Ellie Asks – Jay Cover, Illustrator and Director at Nous Vous

This month, ‘Ellie Asks’ guest interviewer, Layla Pacha, talked to Jay Cover, a freelance illustrator and Director at Nous Vous, on how he got to where he is and what it takes to make it in the industry.  What’s your job title and how would you describe your role? Freelance Illustrator – I’m also Director of Nous Vous Ltd and…