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First female Principal dies aged 75

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Posted: Thu 16th June 2016

The first female college principal in the Midlands, Patricia Twyman, died last night, aged 75.

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The EU referendum- making a decision as a country

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Posted: Wed 20th April 2016

Bournville College students had a chance to participate in a debate around EU referendum taking place on 23rd June as they attended a talk from Anthea McIntyre, Birmingham Euro MP.

Posted in: Business, The College

Support your Local Community Week Success

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Posted: Fri 15th April 2016

Bournville College recently hosted a week-long initiative –“Support your Local Community”. During the week, students were able to find out information about a range of volunteer opportunities and undertook projects supporting the community organised by the Student Union.

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Proposed merger of South & City College Birmingham and Bournville College

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Posted: Tue 8th March 2016

As an outcome of the recent area review it has been recommended that South & City College Birmingham and Bournville College merge to form a single college. Both brands will be retained as will provision on the Longbridge site.

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Bournville College funds an ECG machine for tiny babies

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Posted: Thu 3rd March 2016

The fundraising efforts from Bournville College’s charity ball held last week will be buying an ECG machine for the neonatal unit at Birmingham Women’s Hospital.

Millennium Point’s Atrium Wall

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Posted: Mon 22nd February 2016

Birmingham-based street artist Liskbot who designed front cover of Bournville College’s prospectus for school leavers in 2013, is the second artist to use the new Atrium Wall at Millennium Point.

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HeadShuffle Event Raises Awareness for Mental Health

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Posted: Wed 17th February 2016

Rebecca Head (22) FdSC Film and Television Production Technology student at Bournville College has created an event to not only create awareness for mental health but to tackle the stigma people may have.

Route to Success Week helps students to progress

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Posted: Wed 10th February 2016

Bournville College recently hosted a week-long progression initiative – Route to Success, to help students learn about a variety of opportunities available to them during next academic year.

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Bournville College students visit Billingsgate Seafood School

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Posted: Thu 28th January 2016

Bournville College Catering and Hospitality Level 2 and 3 students visited the famous Billingsgate fish market and Seafood Training School on 19th January to learn about fish and seafood as well as preparing a selection of recipes using sustainable species.

Exhibition is a voice of the unheard

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Posted: Fri 18th December 2015

A project centred around the theme of people finding their voice enabled students with autism studying at Bournville College to contribute to an exhibition produced by Tom Cross. The exhibition called Unheard Voices which was installed at Bournville College’s Learning Resource Centre for the duration of four months, explored challenges faced by people who can’t […]