04 July, 2016
Tags: Movie Gallery, Timelapse, ASIC
Time lapse video of the first construction stage of the ASIC building, the demolition of the old ‘C’ Block building also know as The Square.
29 June, 2016
Tags: Press Release, schools, Children’s University, Graduation
Children from across the Wakefield District, some as young as five, donned caps and gowns last week as they took part in the annual Wakefield Children’s University (CU) Graduation Ceremony in the grand surroundings of Wakefield Theatre Royal.
26 May, 2016
Tags: Press Release, schools, Children’s University, Loading...
Wakefield Children’s University will be hosting a free family event at the College’s Castleford Campus on Tuesday 31 May, 10am-2pm. Visitors can take part in a host of sporting and cultural activities and come face to face with reptiles and birds of prey.
17 May, 2016
Tags: Press Release, loans
Applications for funding of courses for those aged 19 and over have officially opened. The new 19+ advanced learner loans, which replaces the old 24+ Advanced Learning Loan, will help to fund tuition fees for specific courses at levels 3,4,5 and 6.
09 May, 2016
Tags: Press Release, Higher Education, ASIC, University Centre
A turf cutting ceremony last week week marked the beginning of construction work on Wakefield College’s brand new Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre (ASIC). College principal Sam Wright cut the first turf on the new £6.8M project which is due to open in 2017.
03 May, 2016
Tags: Press Release, Engineering, Apprenticeships
Wakefield College apprentices from Coca Cola will put their pedal power to the test when they take part in the inaugural Tour de Coke. Engineering apprentices Polly Hetherington, Harry Ainsworth and Business Admin apprentice Caitlin Simper will represent Team Wakefield when they battle it out with over 100 Coca Cola employees from across the country at Mallory Park, near Leicester this weekend.
26 April, 2016
Tags: Press Release, science, Children’s University
Scientist and mathematicians of the future got a taste of science in action this week when they visited Wakefield College to take part in a range of exciting taster sessions to mark National Science Week.
19 April, 2016
Tags: Press Release, Music, Musical Theatre, Upload
Following the loud and lively success of last year’s festival at Unity Works, Wakefield College’s School of Popular Music have teamed up with Wakefield’s ‘Long Division’ Festival to present ‘Upload 2016’ - the students’ end of year live music showcase on 12 June 2016.