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Eva Curless

SJR Class of 2015
Studied at SJR
A level English Language & Literature
A level History
A level Law
Where after
After SJR, Eva went on to study English at The University of Leeds and attained a 2:1. Eva is a familiar face at college and frequently has volunteered in different departments including the Marketing Department as a copywriter for press and social media. Following a summer teaching English in Thailand, Eva has now completed her PGCE and secured a role teaching English at Bedford High School in Leigh.
“My two years at college went by so quickly. You never get that time back. I would tell my former self to enjoy every day, not to worry about the future and keep working hard because it will all work out.”
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