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December 2010 Press Releases (24)

NHC Students Perform at Annual Christmas Dance Show

BTEC National Diploma in Dance and BTEC Extended Diploma in Dance students performed in the annual NHC Christmas Dance show on 9th and 10th December 2010.…


Added by Lisa Gregg on December 23, 2010 at 10:28 — No Comments

NHC Students Give Christmas Support to Bulgarian Children’s Home

Staff and students studying Food and Drink Service at North Hertfordshire College…


Added by Lisa Gregg on December 23, 2010 at 10:17 — No Comments

A fresh approach to business: Entrepreneurial South Essex College Students Win Regional Subway Sandwich Comp

South Essex College has won a region-wide competition to design and market a new SUBWAY® sandwich. The winning team’s Sub, “The Fireball”, will be brought to life in the new year, when stores across the whole of the Anglia region showcase the students marketing material and put the Sub on sale for customers to enjoy.

Last week the students received a giant 6ft version of their Sub design made up by the local store plus £5,000, £2,500 for the College and £2,500 worth of vouchers for… Continue

Added by Dean Newman on December 22, 2010 at 15:52 — No Comments

Jonathan Edwards meets with Personal Best Graduates



Jonathan Edwards presented certificates to the final cohort of Personal Best Graduates from Sussex Downs College at Brighton’s Withdean Stadium recently.


Since May 2009, over 80 adult learners in Sussex, Surrey and the Thames Valley have been…


Added by Andy Walters on December 21, 2010 at 15:25 — No Comments

Apprentice of the Year

Adult apprentice, Shaun Lane, proved that it’s never too late to return to the classroom, by winning a National Training Award and being voted Apprentice of the Year.

Shaun, 48 from Plumley, returned to education after being made redundant after 16 years from his job in engineering.

He started to think about retraining and his mind turned to being an electrician, Shaun goes on to explain, “I decided it was time to invest in my future and use some of my redundancy money to learn…


Added by Sandra Thompson on December 21, 2010 at 12:45 — No Comments

The National Skills Academy for Financial Services launches Professional Manager Development Programme


The National Skills Academy for Financial Services launches Professional Manager Development Programme

A course developed for senior managers to enhance leadership skills



Added by NSAFS on December 21, 2010 at 12:05 — No Comments

NHC Students on an International Fashion Stage

Foundation Degree students from North Hertfordshire College took to the “College Catwalk” to showcase their design talents and represent NHC at the internationally acclaimed annual Clothes Show Live at Birmingham’s NEC between…


Added by Lisa Gregg on December 15, 2010 at 16:24 — No Comments

Chesterfield College student Jason takes tea at the House of Lords on his way to Higher Education

Stonebroom resident, Jason Tomlinson’s burning ambition to become a science teacher has been given a helping hand by winning a prestigious Helena Kennedy Foundation award following his time at Chesterfield College. The Foundation…


Added by Chesterfield College on December 15, 2010 at 8:30 — No Comments

Budding police officer hits the ‘beat’ and takes the ‘We’ve Got Talent’ crown with his beatboxing skills

X Factor winner Matt Cardle, Stacey Solomon and Olly Murs have shown that Essex is bursting with talent so South Essex College decided to find their very own student superstars with its own answer to The X Factor, We’ve Got Talent.

Hosted to thronging crowds of students who populated pretty much every available corner and vantage point of the Southend Campus’ Atrium the event featured a range of talents from across all course areas that included singers, a comedian, an…


Added by Dean Newman on December 13, 2010 at 11:45 — No Comments

There must be something in the water! Smartwater comes to Chesterfield College

Public Services students were given an insight into the latest in forensic identification technology this week when Officers from the Derbyshire Constabulary visited Chesterfield College to demonstrate one of the many uses for ‘SmartWater’.…


Added by Chesterfield College on December 10, 2010 at 11:02 — No Comments

A snip for young hairdresser Kimberley as she wins top college award


Added by Andy Bruce on December 9, 2010 at 11:16 — No Comments

You're hired! Chesterfield College launches Apprenticeship Academy and already sees results

Given the distinct rise in government funding…


Added by Chesterfield College on December 7, 2010 at 15:15 — No Comments

Student Facelift for Derby College's Sensi Salon

Students on the new painting and decorating course based at South East Derbyshire College in Ilkeston have completed a facelift at the College’s Sensi hair and beauty salon in Field Road.…


Added by Derby College on December 7, 2010 at 13:45 — No Comments

Leading UK FE College Transforms its Campus with Wyse Cloud Client Computing

New College Durham Replacing PCs with Wyse Zero Clients and Desktop Virtualization for Improved Security, Manageability, Total Cost of Ownership and User Experience…


Added by Daniel Couzens on December 7, 2010 at 13:40 — No Comments

Derby College sells Prince Charles Avenue site

The sale of the largest single site in Derby for five years has been completed after Derby College disposed of part of its former Mackworth campus on Prince Charles Avenue to leading house builder, Persimmon Homes.…


Added by Derby College on December 7, 2010 at 13:30 — No Comments

Leave No Footprint - Art Field Trip

Bedford College Art and Design staff and students spent a fantastic thee days in the stunning grounds of Shuttleworth College as part of a field course.…

Added by Sue Gough on December 6, 2010 at 11:33 — No Comments



Added by Lisa Gregg on December 3, 2010 at 16:50 — No Comments

Forging Chinese partnerships leads to shared student project

Deputy Principal Yu Tianxiang and ncn Faculty Head Phil Myers sign the memorandum of understanding, witnessed by Principal Diao Chunzhi and…


Added by Lucy Mulloy on December 3, 2010 at 16:42 — No Comments

Tis the season to be jolly

Good-willed students from Southampton City College braved the cold to spread some Christmas cheer in the community on Thursday (25 November).

Four HNC 3D and Interior Design students decorated the Rose Road Association’s charity shop window display…


Added by Laura Downton on December 3, 2010 at 16:10 — No Comments

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