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Business as 'un' usual: College opens its virtual doors to prospective students

@LSEColleges is hosting a series of innovative online open days this month to give prospective students the chance to see everything it has to offer.

London South East Colleges' student dispatches life saving message

An enterprising student from our Creative Media Production course at @LSEColleges Bexley Campus has researched, co-written (with his father) and directed a superb 8-minute long film to send out a serious ‘Stay at Home and Stay Safe’ message to members of the Nepalese community in south east London during the coronavirus outbreak.

Bake-off star lends her support to FE Foodbank Friday

College-led campaign #FEFoodbankFriday to raise money for local foodbanks around the country has been given a huge boost by @BritishBakeOff star, @PrueLeith  FE Foodbank Friday was launched by London South East Colleges on March 20, to support its local communities through and indeed beyond the Covid-19 pandemic. 25 other colleges have since joined the campaign, collectively raising over £20,000 so far for foodbanks.

College lends its hands, its expertise and even its car parks in the fight against Covid-19

Over the past month, London South East Colleges @LSEColleges has been overwhelmed by stories of great initiative, endeavour and social enterprise as both staff and students have reported in to help and assist in whichever way possible to the battle against #coronavirus.

London South East Colleges' student stands up to be counted as essential worker

@LSEColleges learners making a difference during the #Coronavirus pandemic As the country fell into the grip of a global pandemic in March, an impending lockdown saw a sudden high demand for food and groceries, leaving the nation’s shops and supermarkets working to full capacity.  Step forward our very own hero student Mr Dejean Hay from the Supported Internship Programme at London South East Colleges' Bromley Campus. The 19-year-old from South Norwood has recently embarked on his first paid work placement at The Co-Op store in Selhurst.

Colleges come together as FE Foodbank Friday takes off across the country

Following the launch by @LSEColleges #FEFoodbankFriday last week, nine other colleges from around the country have been inspired get behind the Campaign  Each college has now set up its own virtual giving page to support local communities during and indeed beyond, the Coronavirus crisis.

FE #FoodbankFriday - Community spirit shining bright at London South East Colleges

Students and staff at @LSEColleges have come together to support the community at this difficult time by donating much needed food items to local foodbanks.

London South East Colleges' Super-Marriott takeover

Enterprising students from @LSEColleges London South East Colleges undertook a pioneering work experience challenge at the five-star London #MarriottCountyHall last week.

London South East Colleges' Principal to advise Disabled Students’ Commission

Principal and CEO of @LSEColleges Dr @SamParrett1 OBE, has been appointed as an advisor to a new independent group, set up to support disabled students.

Bexley Engine House powers crucial construction industry summit to help tackle a national skills shortage

#NCW2020 - @LSEColleges in partnership with @BerkeleyGroupUK and the @The_EngineHouse Bexley, has held its first Construction Industry Summit to help tackle a national skills shortage 

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