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Colleges join forces for charity enrol-athon

Three West Midlands colleges have joined forces for a 12-hour enrol-athon this Thursday 3rd September, in a bid to raise vital funds for a range of local charities.

Central Saint Michael's Sixth Form celebrates another year of A Level success

On Thursday 13th August, young people across the Midlands region opened #ALevelResults in anticipation, to discover what their futures had in store. Congratulations goes to all of the students @CentralSaintM Michael’s Sixth Form, which is celebrating another summer of bumper results.

West Midlands Mayor joins Cadbury College Sixth Form to celebrate A Level success

#WMStrong - Pupils from @CadburyCollege Sixth Form were joined by West Midlands Mayor, Andy Street @Andy4WM today (13Aug), who offered his congratulations and advice to students as they opened their much-anticipated #ALevelResults 

Cadbury Sixth Form College's outstanding young hero Zaynab receives award in memory of Princess Diana

@CadburyCollege student has been honoured with The @DianaAward for going above and beyond in her daily life to create and sustain positive change. Zaynab Sohawon, aged 19, has been recognised with the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action or humanitarian efforts – The Diana Award.

Sandwell College thanks key workers with giant rainbow display

@SandwellCollege is showing support for local @NHSuk staff, key workers and former students with the installation of a giant rainbow tribute across the windows of its iconic building.

West Bromwich Sixth Form offers new international accounting qualification

@CentralSaintM ichael’s Sixth Form is bolstering its specialist studies from September to deliver the internationally recognised Association of Accounting Technicians (@YourAAT) diploma following a recent accreditation.

Sandwell College answers call to produce face shields for the NHS

@SandwellCollege’s Fab Lab is answering the call to 3D print hundreds of face shields for #NHS heroes on the #Coronavirus frontline  The college was keen to use its Fab Lab’s own resources and help in any possible way to respond to the shortage of much-needed PPE. After retrieving the three 3D printers, materials and a laser cutter from the lab, manager Anne Scrimshaw has recreated her workplace digital laboratory and set up a print room in her house.

Sandwell College supports vulnerable students during Coronavirus lockdown

#LoveOurColleges #FEFoodbankFriday - @SandwellCollege has been providing young people across Birmingham and the Black Country access to vital resources and support during the period of lockdown following the COVID-19 outbreak.

Sandwell College beauty students host an exclusive pamper event for carers from Autism West Midlands

Students at 2019’s #FE College of the Year @SandwellCollege treated parents and carers from #Autism West Midlands (@AutismWestMids) to a day of pampering, where they enjoyed a range of beauty treatments as they took some much-needed time out to relax.

Rising stars got the chance to shine at Sandwell College’s apprenticeship awards ceremony

Sandwell College and Sandwell Council joined together to celebrate the most talented and promising apprentices, and their contribution to local businesses and organisations, to mark the celebration of National Apprenticeship Week 2020.

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