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Here is where you can find the latest news from RNIB College Loughborough.

Family Open Day, 4 October 2014

Posted: Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:57

Family Open Day, 4 October 2014

Find out more about learning with us on Saturday 4 October 2014, from 10:00am until 2:00pm. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Family Open Day, visits, transition, specialist provision, specialist further education

Posted: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:05

RNIB College Loughborough parents meet with local MP, to share their experiences of getting a place at a specialist college

At the end of June, as part of the 'A Right not a Fight' campaign RNIB College Loughborough arranged for a small group of parents to meet and talk through their experiences with local MP Nicky Morgan. Read More »

Tags: The Children and Families Act, RNIB College, ‘A Right not a Fight’ campaign, local MP, transport, funding

Local MP, Nicky Morgan presented with owl collage at RNIB College Loughborough

Posted: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:59

Local MP, Nicky Morgan presented with owl collage at RNIB College Loughborough

In late June students welcomed Nicky Morgan to the College and were excited to present her with a collage that she had hand-picked from a collection of wildlife pictures, created by students at the College. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, enterprise, artwork, learner newsletter

RNIB College Loughborough say thank you to this year’s employer supporters

Posted: Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:08

RNIB College Loughborough say thank you to this year’s employer supporters

An evening of celebration was held at RNIB College Loughborough. The College held its Annual Employer Partnership Awards event to say a big 'thank you' to Employers in recognition of the support they have given to students at the College. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, Awards, enterprise, Placements

Africa Day at RNIB College Loughborough

Posted: Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:57

Africa Day at RNIB College Loughborough

On Friday 16 May students and staff held an African Extravaganza. The College was packed with current and prospective students, their families and friends. The day was a showcase of this term's thematic topic, Africa. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, enterprise, artwork

Jobcentre Plus staff visit to RNIB College Loughborough

Posted: Wed, 28 May 2014 10:00

Jobcentre Plus staff visit to RNIB College Loughborough

Nineteen Jobcentre Plus staff from across Leicestershire and Northamptonshire came to RNIB College Loughborough to find out about the College's employment programme. The College offers a DWP funded, intensive programme for adults with a disability who are committed to finding employment. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, enterprise, Placements

RNIB College Loughborough develops more placement opportunities for students

Posted: Thu, 08 May 2014 14:15

RNIB College Loughborough develops more placement opportunities for students

RNIB College Loughborough held it's twice yearly Employer Information Evening on Thursday 10 April attracting over 25 company representatives. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, Work placements, Student opportunities

RNIB College Loughborough supports Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) volunteering initiative

Posted: Mon, 05 May 2014 17:08

RNIB College Loughborough supports Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) volunteering initiative

Local Jobcentre Plus (JCP) Operations Manager, Dez Grant spent the day at the College as part of DWP Community 10,000, an initiative giving staff the opportunity to volunteer for a day with organisations supporting DWP customers. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, enterprise, artwork, Placements

Celebrating Onesie Wednesday

Posted: Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:08

Celebrating Onesie Wednesday

Did you know it was World Autism Day on Wednesday 2 April? Students and staff at RNIB College Loughborough came in unusual attire in support of "Onesie Wednesday", a National Autistic Society initiative which coincided with World Autism Day. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, World Autism Day, Fundraising, Onesie Wednesday