Calvin Cheng (Teme 2012-2017)

Hoping to get into publishing or do a PGCE in September
Calvin Cheng

What A Levels did you study?

I studied English Literature, Classical Civilisation and History.

If you went to university, where did you go and what did you study? If you didn’t go to university, what did you do instead?

I went to the University of Manchester and did a BA in English Literature and American Studies.

What are you doing now and what plans do you have for the future?

I am also currently completing my MA in English Literature and American Studies at Manchester, and I hope to get into publishing or do a PGCE in September.

What influence has Lancing College had on your life?

Lancing taught me to enjoy academic life, and to grow and mature personally and academically.

What hobbies or interests did you pick up during your time at Lancing?

I picked up creative writing and horseback riding.

Are you still in touch with people you met at Lancing?

Yes, I am still communicating with a lot of friends from Lancing.

What OL activities have you taken part in since you left (i.e. OL sports events, Business Networks etc.)?

I got involved in Sixth Form UCAS activities and gave talks on university life.

What advice would you give to a new pupil who is about to start at Lancing?

Don’t be afraid of getting involved in everything. Variety is the spice of life!