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Students Origami Art Flies High

The Ridings Shopping Centre really loving their aerial display of a flock of individually crafted origami birds created by the talented students of Wakefield College!

The aerial sculpture really adds a splash of colour and makes everyone smile every time they walk past it.

Art, Design & Photography
14 July, 2021
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Meet the Student | Trinity

"Compared to other colleges, Wakefield always made me special and kind of at home."

Here's what Level 3 student Trinity has to say about her time studying Art & Design here at Wakefield College in the latest of our Meet the Student series.

Art, Design & Photography
18 August, 2021
Art students take part in Great Big Art Exhibition
Art students take part in Great Big Art Exhibition

Our Level 3 Art and Design students have been taking part in the Great Big Art Exhibition and produced some seriously great work to in response to Antony Gormley’s animal theme and their tutor’s lockdown theme.

Art, Design & Photography
18 February, 2021
Ridings mural by Art students
Ridings mural by Art students

Check out the brand new mural over at the Ridings, designed by our very own Level 1 Art students!

Art, Design & Photography
19 December, 2019
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Further Education Awards Ceremony
Further Education Awards Ceremony
College Life
15 December, 2022
Thanks to Professor Chris Lintott, who came to visit us to deliver a fantastic lecture on astronomy, the cosmos and more🌌🛰
Thanks to Professor Chris Lintott, who came to visit us to deliver a fantastic lecture on astronomy, the cosmos and more🌌🛰
Science
25 November, 2022
Young Chef of the Year Competition
Young Chef of the Year Competition

We recently hosted Waterton Academy Trust's Young Chef of the Year competition with ISS Facility Services, providing pupils with a platform to discover their passion for cooking🍳

Well done to the winner of the finale, Seb - your dish was truly terrific

Hospitality & Catering
24 November, 2022
Check out this stunning rainbow🌈 as just seen from the top of our Radcliffe building 😍
Check out this stunning rainbow🌈 as just seen from the top of our Radcliffe building 😍
College Life
24 November, 2022
Childrens' University Celebration
Childrens' University Celebration

What a great night last week celebrating the achievements of a small number of our Childrens University at Wakefield College members👏

Well done to all those who achieved awards and keep working hard towards future certificates and the summer 2023 graduation 🎉💪

College Life
22 November, 2022
Our first Class Rep Conference as a group was a huge success, with 93 students from across all three colleges in attendance 👏
Our first Class Rep Conference as a group was a huge success, with 93 students from across all three colleges in attendance 👏
College Life
20 October, 2022
A huge well done goes to our Additional Learning Support, Student Central and Reception teams who have been busy fundraising for Wakefield Hospice
A huge well done goes to our Additional Learning Support, Student Central and Reception teams who have been busy fundraising for Wakefield Hospice
College Life
13 October, 2022
👨‍🚒 Check out footage from yesterday's West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service demo, where students got to see how they respond to road traffic incidents 🚒
College Life
6 October, 2022
Check out some of the dishes our Hospitality & Catering students have rustled up in the kitchen 🤤👩‍🍳
Check out some of the dishes our Hospitality & Catering students have rustled up in the kitchen 🤤👩‍🍳
Hospitality & Catering
28 September, 2022