Is the casual dress code more ‘suited’ for the work place?

By Chloe McKendrick / 2nd February 2018 / 0 Comments

ACCORDING to a recent survey, suits are out and chinos are in for the work place – it seems that Harlow College is no exception. Researchers for Travelodge surveyed 2,000 workers and discovered they are more likely to dress in jeans or chinos with a long-sleeved shirt and jacket rather than a suit. It emerged…

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Trisha Goddard gave Harlow College tutor her big break

By Chloe McKendrick / 26th January 2018 / 0 Comments

TELEVISION personality, Trisha Goddard, has revealed that she gave former Harlow College student and now tutor, Naomi Channell her big break in show business. Trisha spoke to students at the college earlier this month (January) and recalled that she gave Naomi, a former sports student and now TV broadcasting tutor at Harlow, her first job…

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Harlow students get chance to join Lessons from Auschwitz Project

By Chloe McKendrick / 26th January 2018 / 0 Comments

THE HOLOCAUST Educational Trust is currently offering two Harlow College students the opportunity to take part in the upcoming Lessons from Auschwitz Project. The project has run for several years enabling students to experience a trip to Auschwitz before passing on their discoveries to fellow peers in order to start a legacy. The four-stage project…

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This Harlow Girl Can Festival

By Chloe McKendrick / 12th January 2018 / 0 Comments

‘THIS GIRL Can’ festival debuts in Harlow to encourage women that being active can be fun. 10Organisers of the festival hope to encourage women to get involved in the campaign regardless of their age, size or abilities, on February 3 at Stewards Academy. The Harlow event, which begins at 9:30am ending at 2pm, allows girls…

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Local buskers take Harlow by storm

By Chloe McKendrick / 5th January 2018 / 0 Comments

UPCOMING DUO, The Crisis has taken Harlow town-shoppers by storm with their acoustic versions of all-time classics. Rhys Messenger, 18 from Waltham Abbey and Henry Rolleston, 19 from Hertford, treated local residents to a melody of Alicia Keys’ Girl on Fire and No-one along with Jessie J’s Price Tag, Smashmouth’s All Star and Jason Mraz’s…

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Performing Arts Students Wow Audience with Decades

By Chloe McKendrick / 15th December 2017 / 1 Comment

CHLOE MCKENDRICK reported and reviewed the Level 2 Performing Art’s assessment show of Decades on December 8. THE GLASS Box Theatre was packed with students, teachers and even the principal of Harlow College attending. The cast of seven gave the audience a joyful, excitement-filled spectacular through the past 70 years, from the 1950s to the…

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Shocking sleep statistics for stressed university students

By Chloe McKendrick / 8th December 2017 / 0 Comments

REPORTERS Chloe McKendrick and George Docking conducted an investigation at Harlow College following a study revealing shocking statistics on sleep patterns in students. A study by student and graduate app, Debut, interviewed 1331 UK-based 18-25 year old university students and revealed the worst elements of their sleeping behaviour. It was discovered that more than eight…

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Harlow College awarded Apple Distinguished School

By Chloe McKendrick / 1st December 2017 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College has been awarded Apple Distinguished School status. The award is for the college’s enterprising approach to transforming learning, teaching and assessment by creating personalised curricula, developing digital confidence and investing in a five year plan to upskill all staff to be digitally competent. Apple Distinguished Schools are centres of innovation, leadership and educational…

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Over 180 firearms surrendered to Essex Police

By Chloe McKendrick / 1st December 2017 / 0 Comments

ESSEX Police have revealed that they received over 180 firearms during their two-week surrender. The surrender, which ran between November 13 to November 26, encouraged anyone with an unlicensed firearm to hand it to one of the eight police stations around the county. Essex Police revealed that 184 firearms and 9,000 rounds of ammunition were…

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Essex Police: Merry ‘Crookmas’

By Chloe McKendrick / 1st December 2017 / 0 Comments

ESSEX Police have released an Advent calendar with a difference – appealing for information regarding Wanted people. In a bid to reduce the number of Wanted people in West Essex, Essex Police are releasing a themed Advent calendar, which will show a Wanted person each day. The calendar will run from December 1 to Christmas…

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