News Archive

23 weeks ago

Music student Scottie Thompson was recently awarded the Winchester Young Arts Music Prize 2018 for Original Jazz Composition which was presented by The Arts Society Winchester as part of the Hampshire New Music event at the Guildhall in Winchester on Tuesday 6th November. Scottie is a first-year student studying A level Music, Music Technology and BTEC Music Performing (Jazz). The...

26 weeks ago

Joe Park, previously at Eggar's School, has this year been awarded a Darwin Scholarship. He explained what this entails and what it means for him and his studies in the future.

"The Young Darwin Scholarship is a relatively new scholarship run by the Field Studies Council. The scholarship is intended...

27 weeks ago

Following their participation in the Party in the Park held in Alton Town Gardens in June, organised by the Lions Club of Alton, the College Sports Department has received a donation from the Lions to contribute to new match kit. As part of the event, members of Sports staff and students organised activitieis and competitions including a football penalty shoot out, stocks, give-golf-a-go and...

28 weeks ago

The Alton College Foundation ceremony for second year students took place in the Wessex Arts Centre at Alton College on 26 September 2018.  The Alton College Foundation introduced the awards to celebrate students who had shown outstanding achievement within their subjects during their first year of study. 

Mr Trevor Heley, Managing Director of the Foundation, opened the...

29 weeks ago

Politics, Law and Philosophy students recently took part in simulation Brexit negotiations on campus, a day-long process discussing a range of contentious issues surrounding the Brexit debate. Olivia Welch, previously at Amery HIll School, gave us a brief outline of events.

"The Simulation Brexit Negotiations was an invaluable opportunity which allowed us to gain insight into how a...