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QAC holds 2018 AGM

QAC AGM hosted in the Hall

26 February 2018

Queen Alexandra College (QAC) provided people with the opportunity to learn more about the organisation, its progress over the last year and its future plans at the charity’s annual general meeting held on Monday 26th February 2018.  Vice-Chair of Governors, Ian Richards, welcomed visitors to the...

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QAC Powerchair Football team enjoys 2 successful fixtures

QAC's Powerchair Football team before a game

17 January 2018

QAC's Powerchair Football team enjoyed success in their 2 fixtures on December 7th, with a 2-0 win over the St Georges Chariots and a 1-1 draw with Telford! Below are extracts from the two match reports covering the games!  QAC 2 St Georges Chariots 0 Chariots took early control of the game and asked...

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QAC Welcomes World Class Athlete Mentors

Dame Kelly Holmes Trust Logo

16 January 2018

Groups of students from QAC will soon be mentored by two world class athletes. Anna Turney, Paralympic and World Cup skier and Darren Harris, a two time Paralympian in Judo and Football will be working with students over the next few months as part of two transformational programmes facilitated by The Dame Kelly...

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Student Ambassadors 2018

Student Ambassadors Hamza, Will and Josh

10 January 2018

We are delighted to inform that Hamza, Will and Josh will join Hannah as our Student Ambassadors for 2018!   Acti

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Umberslade Nurseries and QAC project shortlisted in Tescos' Bags of Help initiative!

Umberslade Nurseries Logo

09 January 2018

Umberslade Nurseries along with QAC are bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of up to £4,000, up to £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores...

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QAC Winter Newsletter 2017

External Winter newsletter

12 December 2017

QAC News, our external College newsletter, is now available to download for winter 2017. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.

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Student Design selected for the 2017 QAC Christmas cards

Design selected for the 2017 QAC Christmas cards

01 December 2017

Congratulations to Beth, one of our very talented Art and  Design students, for having her design selected for use on the QAC Christmas cards. We recently challenged 

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QAC's PSHE Lead Gill Leno speaks at TEDxBrum event

QAC PSHE Lead delivers talk

22 November 2017

QAC were delighted to learn that Gill Leno,  Personal and Sexual Health Education (PSHE) Lead at the College, was recently invited to deliver a talk at TEDxBrum.  The talk addressed the things we may take for granted in our sex and relationships, and why some people are being left out of the...

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QAC and OCS Foodhouse served up award!

The OCS Foodhouse Team hold award

10 November 2017

OCS Foodhouse and Queen Alexandra College (QAC) are delighted to have achieved national recognition for the fresh and healthy meals it serves to students. Its balanced and creative menus have been recognised and acknowledged by being presented with the Soil Association’s Food for Life Served Here Bronze...

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Morrisons presents cheque for music activities to QAC

QAC receive cheque from Morrisons

09 November 2017

QAC were delighted to visit Morrisons Rubery to accept a cheque for over £17,000 on Thursday 9th November! The money will  be used to help develop music activities at QAC, including music club, music workshops an d individual student sessions<

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What the students say

I really enjoy being at QAC it is a great place to study. My course is fantastic and I have lots of support from staff.

Hannah - 19

Health and Social Care Student

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