EPNE colleges launch virtual open days

Education Partnership North East is offering its prospective students the chance to experience college life without leaving their homes.  Sunderland College, Northumberland College and Hartlepool Sixth Form have moved their open days online during the COVID-19 outbreak to reassure school leavers, offer advice and guidance and help them prepare for their future.  These innovative live and interactive events will give students the opportunity to talk to directly to teaching staff … Continued

Catering students invited to cater for royalty for Pitch@Palace

Sunderland College catering students have recently catered for 400 people at the Pitch@Palace event in Newcastle. The college was originally approached by Sunderland Software City to cater for a Pitch@Palace event to be held in The Boiler Shop. The event involves inviting entrepreneurs ‘pitch’ their ideas to a panel of judges including HRH Prince Andrew, … Continued

Travel and Catering students visit Edinburgh for residential

Sunderland College Catering and Travel and Tourism students have recently visited Edinburgh for a two night residential. The purpose of the trip was to give students the opportunity to visit a UK capital city, experience Scottish culture and local cuisine. They experienced travelling on different types of transport and staying in a hotel away from … Continued

Students raise money for the Niall Quinn Children’s Centre

Sunderland College students recently celebrated World Book Day by dressing up to raise funds for the Niall Quinn Children’s Centre. The Level 2/3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools and level 3 Early Years Educators students dressed up as their favourite characters to promote importance of literacy and donated a small contribution to purchase resources … Continued