Heather presenting to students

Architecture Club Meetings

Our thanks to Heather Levine-Chesler, Director of LCM Architects,  who came in to College on 7 May to talk to aspiring Architects and Interior Designers during the first of the College’s weekly Architecture Club meetings. Heather gave students a brilliant insight into her route into Architecture and subsequent training, showing them a range of impressive buildings she’s …

Richard presenting to students in the Rispoli Theatre

Inspiring the Engineers of Tomorrow

Our thanks to Richard Brooks from the engineering company Waterman Group, who came in to College on Thursday 2 May to give a talk to students on the College’s Engineering and other STEM-based courses.   Waterman Group is a multidisciplinary consultancy providing sustainable solutions to meet the planning, engineering design and project delivery needs of …

Students outside the British Museum

Classical Civilisation students visit the British Museum

In the Spring term, Classical Civilisation students had the opportunity to visit the British Museum in London and experience many of the treasures on display. These included prescribed and non-prescribed sources linked to all aspects of their course and students found it an extremely valuable experience and excellent revision in preparation for their upcoming exams. …

Finn at the College

Finn gains work experience within Formula One

Congratulations to Finn Russell who’s secured work experience this Easter, within the Marketing team at Williams Racing.  Finn was one of around 2,700 students who applied to do work experience at the Formula One, Williams Racing team  (otherwise known as Williams Grand Prix Engineering Limited). Knowing how intense the competition for work experience was likely to be, Finn had the …

Students sitting listening to presentations at the Platform7teen workshops

Get set for interview success

Last week, 63 College students got themselves ‘interview-ready’ by taking part in a specialist workshop run by Platform7teen – an employability and life skills charity. Students prepared for, then practised, their verbal and non-verbal communications skills in group mock interviews.   Ellen Walkinshaw Director of Progression said, “Thank you to the Platform7teen team for delivering such engaging and impactful sessions. …

Winners of the Beach Hut competition

 Winning beach hut design lands Annice work experience

Congratulations to Lower Sixth 3D Design student Annice for her winning beach hut prototype, which has secured her a week’s architectural work experience. Head of 3D Design and Engineering Rebecca Degiorgio ran the competition as a ‘warm-up’ exercise before next year’s formally assessed coursework. She said, “We asked Jhonnatan, an architect with WS Planning & …