More than 30 universities came to talk to Sandwell College students about their futures at the Higher Education Fayre. The busy fayre at Central Campus was organised for ambitious learners by the careers team.
Top government officials and business leaders toured Sandwell College’s Central Campus to see how skills gaps are being filled. Mike Keoghan, Director of Vocational Education for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), Kim Rowlands, Assistant Director of BIS West Midlands, Sarah Middleton, CEO of Black Country Consortium, and Paul Linton, Chair of the … Continued
The rush was on last night as hundreds of ambitious A Level applicants came through the doors of Central Sixth. Lecturers and current students, who acted as ambassadors for the highly popular sixth form, were kept busy with enquiries for the entire open evening. Central Sixth recently celebrated a 99% pass rate for A Levels and 100% in 20 … Continued
Myths and mysteries surrounding dyslexia were uncovered at the annual Dyslexia Awareness Day, celebrated by students and staff at Sandwell College. A whole range of displays and activities took place in the atrium, including a live short sketch by Performing Arts students, and a ‘tree of words’ competition for people to describe what dyslexia means to them. Competition … Continued
Musicians, artists and exhibitors came together for a Black History Month showcase at Sandwell College. The event was hosted by the Students Union in the college atrium in association with Marcia Wilson from Sandwell Council. Food samples were given out, prizes were on offer, a live DJ performed, and there were interactive African drum lessons, as well … Continued