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One week until "Show Off" aka. CAM Week 2014 begins

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In just under a week, CAM students from across the Burnley College CAM department will be taking part in this year's "Show Off" events. “Show Off” is the Creative Arts and Media week, which combines a number of events, including a fashion show, music performances, media showcase, performance pieces and art exhibition. The week opens on 9th June, with a wide variety of activities taking place until 13th June, culminating in an art exhibition of students' work on 26 June. Students from Creative...
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GCSE Maths Revision Week

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GCSE Maths Revision week starts here - five days of revision workshops aimed at preparing you for your final GCSE exams. No matter what part of your GCSE Maths coursework you'd like to brush up on, this week classes and workshops are taking place throughout the college for GCSE Maths Revision Week to help. We'd like to support you as much as we can in the run-up to your exams, so if there is any aspect of the GCSE Maths curriculum you feel you might need a bit of extra last-minute help with, pl...
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Burnley College and Themis are collaborating with local employers to expand the Centre of Engineering Excellence. The College is expanding its existing Centre of Engineering Excellence and Construction Learning and Training Centre by over 95%. The aim of the expansion is to address the current skills shortages within Advanced Manufacturing by providing increased training and enhanced facilities in authentic and inspiring surroundings. Local employers have been instrumental in the project’s de...
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Furniture Show opening ceremony set for 10th June

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The Burnley College Furniture Show 2014 will begin on June 10th with a preview exhibition at Towneley Hall. The exhibition - due to be officially opened at Towneley Hall by the Master of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers on the 10th of June - will showcase the work our School of Furniture students and Adult Learners have undertaken over the past year. The pieces will be displayed in Towneley Hall as part of the Furniture Show until Wednesday 2nd July, with the venue being open every Sa...
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England Under 19s goalkeeper Marcus Burgess is one of the Burnley College Football Academy's rising stars Beginning his trial period with England Colleges after being put forward by the Burnley College Football Academy's Gerry Harrison and Barry Knowles, Marcus rose quickly through the trial process and played his first game against Australia on the 19th of January 2014. He says he's never looked back. This year since he made the England Colleges under 19s team, he's been called up to play for ...
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Burnley College CAM Week Show Off is coming soon!   “Show Off” is the Creative Arts and Media week, which combines a number of events, including a fashion show, music performances, media showcase, performance pieces and art exhibition. The week opens on 9 June, with a wide variety of activities taking place until 13 June, and the art exhibition culminating on 26 June. Students from Creative Arts and Media have been preparing pieces throughout the year and will be exhibiting them at private v...
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The Burnley College Iris Suite will be opened this week, giving health and social care students and Apprentices the chance to learn in a real-life Dementia care environment. The Burnley College Iris Suite is a highly specialised training and education facility built within the College's health and social care department, to be used within the Burnley College, Themis and corporate training curriculum. The suite showcases equipment which makes a real difference to the day-to-day lives of people w...
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L2 Art & Design students and staff have been working on a special Community Sensory Project. The panels each student created were designed to be part of a sensory garden at Dove Court Residential & Nursing Home on Shuttleworth Street, Burnley. The gardens have been redesigned to better accommodate the residents and create a peaceful, relaxing space that can now be used throughout the year. View some of the brilliant artworks created for this worthwhile project by Burnley College Art & Design st...
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Students win at National Public Services competiton

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Eight Burnley College students performed brilliantly at the recent National Public Services competition at Brooklands College, Middlesex. Taking part in a wide variety of activities throughout the National Public Services competition, students Thomas Higham, Jake Whitehead, Georgia Brock, Matthew Proctor, Thomas Gregory, Steven Medley, Steven Tomlinson and Geena Austin (who is now in the RAF on basic training) were a credit to the College in their conduct and achievements. They came first in th...
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BBC Radio Lancashire spoke to Themis Apprentices last week to find out more about what young people think of the programmes. Themis Apprenticeships have become increasingly popular with school leavers and college students looking for their next challenge as Apprentice programmes combine in-depth learning with real earning prospects. BBC Radio Lancashire took the time to speak with Themis and Burnley College students around the Burnley College campus to see what they really felt about the diffe...
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Themis Announced as Training Provider of The Year

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Themis, the Apprenticeship and business training division of Burnley College has been accredited with the prestigious Apprenticeships 4 England ‘2014 Training Provider of The Year Award’. The inaugural National awards ceremony took place in London during National Apprenticeship Week, following the Apprenticeships 4 England Voice of Apprenticeships Conference. The Apprenticeships 4 England Awards recognise the significant contribution made by Training providers and Colleges in supporting and de...
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Burnley College students join PULSE flashmob

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Burnley College students Ellena Wilkinson, Rhiannon Scorer and Lauren Ingham joined 50 young people for the PULSE flashmob in Preston on Saturday 26th April. The PULSE flashmob congregated to raise awareness of the health and wellbeing issues being faced by children and young people, as well as showing that there are little things that can be done every day to help improve mood. The PULSE flashmob campaign was supported by Lancashire County Council's CYP Integrated Health Service and promoted f...
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