We welcome the review of Student Support in Scotland, and are proud to have contributed to the work of the review over the past year. View our comment at https://collegesscotland.ac.uk/news/media-releases/1141-comment-on-the-student-support-review-report-20-november-2017
The Green Gown Awards organised by Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC) took place on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at The Monastery, Manchester. Congratulations to the following winners and highly commended:
  • Employability (Small Institution) - Winner - Perth College UHI
  • Best Newcomer - Winner - Borders College
  • Student Engagement (Large Institution) - Winner - Ayrshire College
  • Community - Highly Commended - Ayrshire College
  • Leadership Award (Small Institution) - Winner - Angus Allan, South Lanarkshire College

View the Agenda Article for The Herald by Shona Struthers, Chief Executive, Colleges Scotland.

pdf Agenda Article for The Herald - 13 November 2017 (127 KB)

The CDN Marketing Awards are now open for entries. The deadline for entries is Friday 15 December 2017.

For further information and how to enter please visit the CDN website.

Congratulations to the two Scottish Team UK members on being Awarded Medallions of Excellence at WorldSkills which took place from (Saturday 14 October 2017 – Thursday 19 October 2017) in Abu Dhabi:

  • Jordan Charters, Edinburgh College (Medallion of Excellence for Painting and Decorating)
  • Betsy Crosbie, New College Lanarkshire (Medallion of Excellence for Mechanical Engineering CAD).

Photographs from the six-day event are available on the WorldSkills UK Flickr page and FE Week has produced a Team UK supplement.