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Julie Ferman joins Panel at UoW Learning and Teaching Conference

By |2019-06-20T14:05:19+00:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: News|

The theme for this year’s Learning and Teaching Conference at University of Worcester was Learning in Partnership and projects across themes related to student engagement, student transitions, and excellence in teaching were the focus of discussion. Julie Ferman, Head of Year, attended a ‘world café’ session with teaching staff from the university where she was able [...]

‘My week at Morgan Motor Company’ by Dan Rickman

By |2019-06-19T12:04:28+00:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: StudentBlog|

I spent the first day in the Chassis Shop, helping to assemble the Chassis of a V6 Roadster that would be heading to a dealership in Europe. As well as mounting the 3.7 litre Ford Cyclone engine, capable of 280 bhp, I also attached the rear axel. Day two was in the Tin Shop where the [...]

Geology Trip to Malvern Hills

By |2019-06-19T11:53:44+00:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

On 18th June Geology students went on a field trip to the outcrops and quarries of the Malvern Hills. This was a day trip to look at some local rock formations and act as an introduction to rocks in the field. Students had the opportunity to put what they have learnt in lessons into practice including [...]

Geography Field Trip to Lake District

By |2019-06-19T11:51:31+00:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

First year Geography students went to the Lake District between 11th and 14th June to complete their Non Examined Assessment fieldwork part of the course. They stayed at the FSC Blencathra Centre near to Keswick. There were several days field work where they looked at a range of physical and human aspects of geography with a [...]

Philosophy, Religion & Ethics students attend 6th Form Conference at UoW

By |2019-06-17T13:19:43+00:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: News, Religious Studies|

On the 14th June Philosophy, Religion and Ethics students attended a 6th Form Conference on 'Suffering and Evil' held at the University of Worcester. Students across the West Midlands and the South West attended the event participating in keynote lectures and seminars. To find out more about this course, which has outstanding results and one of [...]

Young Enterprise Team progress to the Finals!

By |2019-06-17T13:22:42+00:00June 7th, 2019|Categories: News, Young Enterprise|Tags: |

We are so proud of the Young Enterprise team, Athena, who with their product My Amego, won Best Company in addition to awards for Creativity and Innovation at last night's West Midlands Regional Finals in Birmingham. Next step - the Finals in London on 18th June! To find out more about participating in next year's Young [...]

My Work Experience at Choice Radio by Evie Pugh

By |2019-06-04T19:36:26+00:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: StudentBlog|

I recently went for a day’s work experience at Worcester Hospital Radio – Choice Radio. It was help set up by June Devonport in Student Services and I loved every minute of it! I was shadowing one of the DJs there – David, he was a super nice guy and answered all my burning questions, there [...]

Ignotus Travel by Max Ryding

By |2019-06-04T19:48:47+00:00May 24th, 2019|Categories: IT, StudentBlog|

Social media, too many it is part of everyday life from messaging friends, to uploading your best ‘selfies’ with the hopes of gaining more likes and followers. When I first started my BTec IT assignment ‘Using social media in business’ I had no idea the role social media played in helping businesses achieve their goals and [...]