Student News and Information

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Online art exhibition and Q&As
by Emma Furness - Friday, 12 February 2021, 4:48 PM

On Monday, 22nd February at 7pm, the Level 3 Art, Design and Photography Year 2 students are setting up an online Instagram exhibition as part of their ‘Make Your Mark’ project which requires them to interact with an audience. The event will consist of them sharing their work, Q&As ‘with the artist’ and opportunities to purchase their art. The event will be hosted on the artseastgyc page on Instagram. Visit @artseastgyc to take part.

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Online Zumba Fitness Classes
by Kyle Rushmere - Wednesday, 10 February 2021, 11:39 AM

We have been contacted by a local community fitness instructor and This Girl Can Suffolk ambassador who would like to offer students the chance to participate in online Zumba fitness classes.

These are designed to help you to become more active which has a positive impact on your overall health and mental wellbeing, especially during these stressful times.

We would like your feedback on if you would be interested. Please click here to visit the Student Voice page where a link to the form can be found under the Surveys section.

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February 9th is Safer Internet Day
by Emma Furness - Tuesday, 9 February 2021, 9:22 AM
A blue banner with the logos of Safer Internet Day and the UK Safer Internet Centre. At the top it says We are supporting Safer Internet Day 2021. In the middle it says Safer Internet Day 2021 and Tuesday the 9th of February. At the bottom it gives the event website safer internet day dot org dot ukThis year's Safer Internet Day theme is "An Internet We Trust" and looks at fake news, the truth and lies of influencers and much more.

Visit our Safer Internet Moodle Page for full details: Course: Online Safety: Safer Interner Day (

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National Apprenticeship Week seminars
by Emma Furness - Friday, 5 February 2021, 10:58 AM

To mark National Apprenticeship Week (8th-14th February) our Apprenticeships Team are holding a series of webinars in partnership with a range of employers they work with to give an insight into their industries and explain more about what an apprenticeships involves. They have been split into four different sectors - renewable energy, construction and engineering, energy and business.

The full list is available here: 

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BT Stand Out Skills programme - available now
by Emma Furness - Thursday, 28 January 2021, 11:20 AM

The words Stand Out Skills are balanced on a purple sofa. In front of the sofa is a laptop and phone on a table. To the left of the picture is a photographers lamp and to the right of the picture is tall green plant.

Webinar series with all the must-have tips, resources and advice to help you stand out in your job search. Join Anita Rani, Iain Stirling, Divina de Campo and a host of experts who will help you shine in every stage of your search. Use the link above to access the website where you will find full details of ready to access videos and how to book for upcoming webinars. #StandOutSkills #SkillsForTomorrow


Intro video on the Careers Events page of Moodle. Link: