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Former student and former Darlington player gives inspirational talk to students

Guest Speaker at the Academy! Ex Darlington player Josh Gray, gives a truly inspirational talk to our Students during Lockdown.

Students recently heard from our guest speaker, Josh Gray – former Darlington player and Darlington College student. Josh talked to students about his amazing journey from Football to Immunology in New York and his recent work researching Covid19 to help advance treatment.

Josh talked to Students about how his beginnings in Football and Sport Studies led to his career in Medical Science and a career move to New York. A wonderful example of the breadth of opportunities and the career development that can come from education in Sport and the many different directions it can take you!

You can find out more about Josh’s story, over in this Northern Echo article at:

https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/local/darlington/19136691.josh-grays-journey-darlington-winger-research-immunologist-new-york/