SABAH IS IN BBC #TEAM RICKSHAW

Health and Social Care student Sabah Jamil is taking part in the BBC Children in Need 2017 Rickshaw Challenge! Sabah and another five members of Team Rickshaw left on Thursday from The One Show studio at New Broadcasting House in London. They will work their way across the UK in a bid to cross the finish … Continued

BEST OF BOROUGH’S BUSINESS TALENT AWARDED AT SANDWELL CEREMONY

Winners celebrated the best business talent and innovation at a glittering Sandwell Business Awards ceremony. The high-profile event at Sandwell College’s Central Campus in West Bromwich was hosted for the second year running by ITV Central presenter Sameena Ali-Khan. Mayor of Sandwell, Cllr Ahmadul Haque MBE, was a special guest at the ceremony organised by … Continued

ASSISTANT CRIME COMMISSIONER LAUNCHES HATE CRIME AWARENESS WEEK

Sandwell College today launched National Hate Crime Awareness Week with Assistant Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands, Ashley Bertie. We are working together with the following people and organisations to promote a zero tolerance policy towards all incidents of hate crime. Chief Superintendent Richard Baker of Sandwell Police Councillor Elaine Costigan for Sandwell – Public Health … Continued

UNIVERSITY ADVICE FOR STUDENTS AT HIGHER EDUCATION FAIR

The atrium was packed with universities and other organisations giving vital careers advice to our students!

NATIONAL AWARD WINNERS FOR WORK WITH LONDON MIDLAND!

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

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.  

ELITE STUDENTS MEET WBA HEROES

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

STUDENTS’ EXAM SUCCESSES ON MADE IN BIRMINGHAM TV

Catch up with our students’ exam successes on Made in Birmingham TV! It’s the top story of the programme, 1.50 minutes in

KAMRAN WINS CONNEXIONS PRIZE AT CAREERS EVENT

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 WINS INAUGURAL DIANA LEGACY AWARD

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