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Freelance Weekend

March 27 @ 3:30 pm - March 28 @ 4:00 pm

On 27th and 28th March 2020 Sunderland University is hosting it’s very first Freelance Weekend!

About this Event

DATE: 27th/28th March 2020

TIME: 15:00 – 20:00 (Friday) 9:30 – 16:00 (Saturday)

VENUE: Hope Street Xchange, University of Sunderland, SR1 3QD

Open to all Creative and Digital University of Sunderland Students, you will delve into the wild world of freelance and explore the following topics:

• Networking and speaking to businesses

• Your skill sets and goals after graduation

• The ‘ins and outs’ of freelancing…what actually is it?!

• Team games and new friends guaranteed!

PLUS hear roaring success stories from local freelancers, find out about an exciting, new opportunity to make money on campus AND get the tools you need to begin your freelance adventure…. Did we mention pizza and beers?

“I really enjoyed the weekend and learnt some valuable and inspiring lessons in networking, freelance information and being unafraid of ‘failing’ (or learning as some would say!).”


To attend this weekend you must be a current student of Sunderland University. If you are a University of Sunderland graduate and want to register for a ticket, please get in touch with one of the team to discuss: getstarted@firstnetwork.co


March 27 @ 3:30 pm
March 28 @ 4:00 pm


Hope Street Xchange
Hind Street
Sunderland, United Kingdom