Plumbing students get creative and upcycle scrap copper

Plumbing students at Sunderland College have recently developed their skills further in an upcycle project. The students took part in upcycling copper tubes to make candlestick holders to sell and raise money for Children in Need. The production of the decorative items was from scrap copper and really tested the students in the creative planning … Continued

Generous college staff and students donate to local charity North East Homeless

Students at Sunderland College’s City Campus show great Christmas spirit in their fundraising efforts. A project led by Travel and Tourism students at Sunderland College’s City Campus has exceeded all expectations in raising vital donations for local charity North East Homeless (NEH.) The students chose the charity as they wanted to make a difference to … Continued

Bright sparks compete in regional competition

Two students from Sunderland College competed in the prestigious Sparks UK Electrical Apprentice of the Year competition. Electrical apprentices, Ryan Dodds and Adien Fucile, pitched their skills against apprentices from six other colleges, from Hull to Newcastle, in the Northern heat of the Sparks competition. Although Ryan and Adien did not reach the national final, … Continued

Christmas arrives at Sunderland College’s City Campus

Students who attend Sunderland College City Campus have been involved in renovating a Christmas Sleigh and Reindeer to display on campus. The revamped sleigh and reindeer is part of the colleges Christmas theme to support the homeless by including a reverse advent aspect, which involves collecting items of food or clothing that can used to … Continued