The atrium was packed with universities and other organisations giving vital careers advice to our students!
Sandwell College has won a national Community Rail Award for its work with London Midland! A major students’ work experience project, which transformed the old station master’s office at Rolfe Street Station into a community exhibition room, scooped the Involving Diverse Groups in Work Experience category. The college also finished third in the Community Rail Art category … Continued
Central Sixth award winners were revealed last night at a glittering VIP ceremony. Student of the Year Amninder Singh was presented with the top prize by Deputy Mayor Cllr Susan Eaves. West Bromwich West and Warley MPs Adrian Bailey and John Spellar were also invited to celebrate with the exemplary students.
Sandwell College students are on target to be league-toppers after a motivational team talk from West Bromwich Albion first team players. Matt Phillips and Ahmed El Sayed Hegazi posed for team pictures and were grilled in a Q&A session with sport students, who have just started the West Bromwich Albion Foundation Football Education Elite Programme. … Continued
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A new Central Sixth student is delighted with his state-of-the-art laptop after winning a prize draw he entered at a careers event. Kamran Hussain, age 16, came along to a careers event, organised by Connexions Sandwell, to help him decide about his future options after leaving Ormiston Sandwell Community Academy in Tividale. The careers event, … Continued
Engineering student Maya Ghazal has been chosen out of thousands of young people to win a national award inspired by the late Princess Diana. She was called to St James’ Palace to accept an inaugural Diana Legacy Award, which was presented to her by Princes William and Harry. Maya was inspired to help countless refugees … Continued
In a ground-breaking new initiative Sandwell College has teamed up with CU Coventry, part of the Coventry University Group to offer students career-defining degree courses. Sandwell College has signed a partnership with CU Coventry to offer Coventry University’s HNC, HND and degree qualifications at the college’s £70 million Advanced & Higher Education Centre in West … Continued
Star performers at Sandwell College appeared on BBC Midlands Today as they celebrated 100 per cent pass rates in 17 different A Level subjects. Among the best results from Central Sixth were: Amninder Singh A*/A*/A* Chemistry, Maths, Physics – University of Birmingham, Mechanical Engineering Emily Clark A/A/B Business, Geography, Accounting – University of Birmingham, … Continued
Sandwell College has been shortlisted for two 2017 Community Rail Awards for its project in partnership with London Midland, Network Rail and Transport for West Midlands. The arts students’ Smethwick Going Forward ‘Love Thy Neighbour’ mural at Rolfe Street Station is in the running to win the Community Art Schemes – Permanent Projects award category. The … Continued