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Student Design selected for the 2019 QAC Christmas cards

QAC Christmas Card design

02 December 2019

Congratulations to Bethany , one of our very talented Art and Design students, for having her design selected for use on the QAC Christmas card.  We recently ch a llenged some of our students to create a design to be considered for use on our corporate Christmas car

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QAC welcomes local singer/songwriter

Singer AmyG performs to QAC students

25 November 2019

Last week, QAC were lucky enough to welcome local singer/songrwriter AmyG to college in order to speak to students and staff and perform some fantastic songs.     <

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Natspec publish General Election Manifesto

Natspec manifesto logo

20 November 2019

Natspec, the membership association for organisations which offer specialist further education and training for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, have yesterday published their manifesto for the 2019 General Election, in which they outline the support they'd like to see for the education...

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QAC students assist Aston University research into Autism!

Animated image of brain with various points

15 November 2019

Queen Alexandra College students recently assisted researchers at  Aston University  with their case study looking into how the differences in sensory brainwaves of teenagers with autism can assist in earlier diagnosis! The study "...focused on sensory areas of the brain because a substantial number of...

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QAC and Enactus Aston students get creative!

Enactus students with LEAP Creative tutor

28 October 2019

This year, our LEAP Creative group are excited to be working with a group of students from Enactus Aston on a collaborative enterprise project, making and selling a range of things over the next few months, with profits being used to support local charities as well as their own activities. Their...

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Colleges Week 2019

Love Our Colleges logo

21 October 2019

Following on from the success of last year’s ‘Love Our Colleges’ campaign, QAC dedicated 14-18 October to Colleges Week 2019 and highlighted the amazing work colleges do and why long-term term investment is crucial for our future. Colleges Week is part of the ‘Love Our...

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QAC announces membership of AoC Mental Health and Wellbeing Charter on World Mental Health Day!

Bev Jessop holding two framed documents

10 October 2019

As today is World Mental Health Day, we'd like to highlight the importance of mental wellbeing and the impact mental health can have on a person's general health. With that in mind, QAC is committed to improving our mental health support for students and staff alike and thus we have signed up to...

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QAC's Climbing Wall project reaches completion

Completed climbing wall at QAC

16 September 2019

Over the past few weeks, EP Climbing Walls have been working tirelessly to install our brand new climbing wall in our Sports Hall, which was made possible as the result of a successful fundraising campaign. The wall, almost 8 metres tall with over 20 different climbing routes, will be used as part of...

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QAC hosts another successful Sight Village Central event

Crowd shot at Sight Village Central

01 August 2019

The recent Sight Village Central event has once again been an incredible success. We were delighted to welcome over 1400 visitors over the two days of the exhibition. The brilliant range of exhibitors was also greatly received by our visitors, with very useful, interesting and innovative services and technologies on...

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QAC Summer Newsletter 2019

QAC Summer 2019 Newsletter

16 July 2019

QAC News, our external college newsletter, is now available to download for Summer 2019. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.

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