Equality & Diversity Meeting - 02/03/17

Birkenhead Sixth Form College’s next Equality and Diversity meeting is taking place on Thursday 2nd March, giving any and every individual at the College a platform to share views on how to maintain or even improve on our commitment to provide equal opportunities for all.

Such is the College’s…

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Law Careers Fair 2017

Ten leading universities for Law visited the College today to offer advice to students aiming for a career in the legal field. 

Among the representatives were three former College students, Emily, Cora and Matt, who all now study Law at Liverpool John Moores University, having enjoyed the…

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Media Students get a taste of University life!

Level 2 Media Students visited Liverpool John Moores University to get an exciting insight into what studying a Media Degree is really like.

Students were welcomed by the LJMU Outreach team for a variety of Media based workshops to experience the typical day of a Media Studies undergraduate.…

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College welcomes HE Geography Mentors as part of a new accredited programme developed with University of Liverpool

Thirteen Geography undergraduates from University of Liverpool joined us at the College to begin part of an accredited unit developed between the University’s Geography department and our HE Mentor Scheme.

The Mentor Scheme, which launched at the College in 2013, involves University students…

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Adult Learning make-up artists recreate iconic eras

Adult learners on the Level 3 Make-up Artistry course at our Nails & Beauty Academy have been recreating some signature looks from across decades of the 20th Century!

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Media City trip puts students both sides of the BBC cameras

"Here’s the news and weather from students in your area…"

From sitting on that famous red sofa to presenting the (grey, wet and miserable) weather forecast, a trip to the BBC’s northern home in Salford’s Media City was an opportunity for Media students to not just get in front of the…

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Do More Fair 2017

The Do More Fair 2017 was a chance for our students to sign up for any number of volunteering and extracurricular activities. Plenty of companies and organisations came into College to talk to potential recruits about some of the fantastic work they could get involved with, and they were joined by…

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VIDEO: BSFC's 12 Days of Christmas

Merry Christmas from everyone at the College!

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'Amy's Wish' brings some Christmas charity to College

A Health and Social Care student brought some heartfelt Christmas spirit into College today, as her charity, ‘Amy’s Wish’, raised money for Clatterbridge Cancer Centre.

Amy Griffin’s team organised a coffee morning and cake sale, along with festive candy canes that students and staff could send…

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Terrence Higgins Trust visits to dispel some HIV myths on World AIDS Day

Can you catch HIV from kissing? If you’re diagnosed with HIV, is it a death sentence? Can people ever have normal lives once they’ve contracted HIV?

The Terrence Higgins Trust came to the College today to try to help dispel some myths and stigmas surrounding HIV and AIDS as part of World AIDS…

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Media product design competition winners

The results are in!

Media students studying on the Level 2 Diploma have been submitting their entries for a product design competition and the top three have been chosen.

With the brief of designing album covers and promotional material for bands & other musical artists, the students…

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LISTEN: Deputy Principal Radio City Interview on BePART

Listen to Mike Kilbride discuss our unique life-skills programme for all new students, BePART, on Radio City Talk today.

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