Harlow College

Harlow College becomes a ‘crime scene’

By Rhiannon Gallery / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

What do you get when you combine three different ‘crime scenes’, a handful of trainee police officers and a hoard of drama students? ‘Role-plays’ for public services students are the six year old brainchild of Paul Bird, Leader of Public Services at Harlow College. During these role-plays, drama students take on ‘criminal’ characters and create…

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Promoting Harlow College is a job that is full of surprises

By Devon Taverner-Hailou / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

LEANNE West, a cheerful, confident people-person has been busy working on recruitment campaigns, getting stunned by Prime Ministers and also being the college’s photographer. ‘My job title is Lead Creative, but my role is very varied which I love. I manage the social media, which is Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and I upload to those…

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College students one step closer to renovating Harlow

By Devon Taverner-Hailou / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College students’ deadline to make Prentice Place in Potter Street, a more contemporary and inventive place is rapidly approaching. Fionn Ovington, a graphic design student, is determined to make the panels in Prentice Place more visionary and original. ‘I had feedback from two clients, where I was asked to improve my designs to meet…

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Exhibition Showing The Work Of Late Harlow Artist Harry Anderson

By George Docking / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

THE EXHIBITION ‘Innovators in Abstraction’ featuring the work of lifelong friends Harry Anderson and Charles Pulsford has been showing at the Gibberd Gallery in Harlow Town. The two met at Edinburgh College of Art. Charles was Harry’s tutor and they later became friends, sharing ideas and developing artistically together. Roger Lee, a staff member at…

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Equal learning opportunities for all at Harlow College

By Kloe Hackett / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

A WIDE range of learning support is available for Harlow College students with disabilities including those who suffer with a hearing impediment. Rebecca Nunn, Communications Support Worker with Deaf People at the college, works in a number of different ways to help and support deaf students and ensure they reach their learning goals. Initially into…

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Streets2Homes day centre offers ray of light to homeless in times of need

By Sarah Eneberg / 14th November 2017 / 0 Comments

BASED in the heart of Harlow, Wych Elm, Streets2Homes provides essential care and hope for those in need of local homes and who are also precariously housed. The site is a bustling and welcoming hub of humanity. It is reminiscent of a large family where clients can come and find a respite from isolation and…

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Your Restaurant Needs You! – Dine at The Skylight Restaurant, with mouthwateringly low prices, and help train the Jamie Olivers of the future

By Sarah Eneberg / 10th November 2017 / 0 Comments

SKY’S the limit for the catering industry’s newest trainees at The Skylight Restaurant, Harlow College, as they embark on their culinary careers which could secure them jobs in the UK and all over the world. Above the main cafeteria at Harlow College lies The Skylight. It is a modern styled brasserie with clean lines and…

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National broadcaster John Stapleton inspires journalism students

By Kloe Hackett / 31st October 2017 / 0 Comments

AWARD-WINNING journalist John Stapleton has agreed to become patron of Harlow College School of Journalism. John was awarded Royal Television Society Presenter of the Year in 2004 for his work covering the war in Iraq and a series of interviews with the then Prime Minister Tony Blair. He paid his first visit to the college…

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Harlow College Open Evening attracts 2,500 visitors

By Devon Taverner-Hailou / 20th October 2017 / 0 Comments

HORROR prosthetics, mannequins posing in stylish clothing and innovative technology, were some of the exceptional attractions at Harlow College’s open evening this month, October. After speaking with the teams in the reception area and exploring the displays around campus, students could visit the iHub to see the new technology being used by the college. Kelly…

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Top Striker Wendy is ‘Spurred’ on for the season ahead

By Finlay Applegate / 20th October 2017 / 0 Comments

WENDY Martin, Tottenham Hotspur Ladies number 10, is ready for the new challenge ahead. Wendy, who is head of the new Stansted Airport College, is relishing the opportunity to step up as the first team start the 2017/1018 season in the FA Women’s Super League 2. Speaking about her teams ambitions for the upcoming season…

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