News Archive

5 years ago

On Monday 18th June, the College was fortunate enough to welcome Richard Noble; OBE and former holder of the World Land Speed record at 533mph, to open our Engineering and Design Technology student product exhibition.

Our College has over 25 years' experience of quality engineering...

Batik printing, pizza baking, skateboarding and carnival mask making were amongst a wealth of activities available to children in the community this half term.

The carefully selected activites were designed to introduce youngsters to a variety of different cultures and activities that they might not have been familiar with before. They were able to experience Indian culture...

Eleven students were presented with an award from the Lions Club of Alton last week for completing a minimum of 50 hours of volunteering in the community.

Welcomed to the college were the Lions Club of Alton and the Mayor of Alton who, along with Jane Machell; our Principal, and Jeannie Satchell; Volunteer Centre Manager, presented students with their certificates.

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Amanda Bollini, Head of Photography at Alton College, and Argiel Del Mundo, an A2 photography student, both submitted photographs to the Royal Photographic Society in an attempt to feature in the 155th International Print Exhibition 2012. Their prints were in amongst 2,800 others submitted by 747 photographers worldwide and both were selected to be in a display of just 123 images.

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Earlier this year we reported how delighted we were when our maths students proved to be best in the country by winning the national finals of the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Maths competition.

Upon receiving their trophy they were informed that an invitiation...