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‘Leeds took my life in a different direction’

 September 3, 2014 | Simon Jenkins


In this video Campaign Board member Douglas Caster (Electronic and Electrical Engineering 1975) talks about his time at Leeds, and why he now chooses to support the campaign.

Though his degree was the foundation of a successful career in electronics, Douglas also reveals how a spring vacation spent dog-sitting for a Professor took his life in an unexpected direction – beginning a life-long friendship and giving him a lasting appreciation of art, music and architecture.

Among the projects which Douglas supports is the Academy of Cultural Fellows.

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