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'Fund Me' Project Success

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21 May 2020

In December 2019 we announced that QAC had been awarded £10,000 a year, for the next three years, by the  National Express Foundation . The grant is to support our Supported Internship programme and eligible student interns were encouraged to apply for bursaries allowing them to fund their own...

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QAC 'Have-a-Go' Sessions

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20 May 2020

Staff at Queen Alexandra College (QAC) continue to help safeguard and protect our students and support them to ensure continued learning through these extraordinarily challenging  times! We have created a series of 'Have-a-Go' videos on our YouTube  channel ('MyQAC') for students and others to...

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Free College Meals Update

QAC student is served lunch in the dining room

13 May 2020

If you are normally entitled to a Free College Meal, QAC will continue to meet the cost for up to the start of half term when we are not providing on-site catering (from 11 May 2020 to 21 May inclusive i.e.9 days for a full time day student).  The rate is £2.41 per student per meal. ...

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Free College Meals Update

QAC student is served lunch in the dining room

20 April 2020

If you are normally entitled to a Free College Meal, QAC will meet the cost for the next three weeks (excluding early May bank holiday) when we are not providing on-site catering (i.e.  from 20 April 2020 to 7 May 2020 inclusive i.e.14 days for a full time day student).  The rate is £2.41 per...

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QAC Staff take part in Museum Challenge

Museum challenge attempt

07 April 2020

During the current period of remote working and isolation, a number of our members of staff have been keeping spirits high by taking part in the Museum Challenge, recreating pieces of art using various household items available to them! Below are some of the efforts which have been submitted. Great work to...

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QAC Shortlisted for 2020 Natspec Award

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31 March 2020

We are delighted to have been recognised and shortlisted by Natspec in the inaugural 2020 Natspec awards, under the category of Wellbeing and Mental Health! These awards aim to recognise providers who continue to innovate, improve and provide an excellent service within the criteria under which they have been...

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Free College Meals Update

QAC student is served lunch in the dining room

27 March 2020

If you are normally entitled to a Free College Meal, QAC will meet the cost for the period that the College is closed (i.e. backdated from 23 March 2020 and lasting to 3 April 2020 i.e. 10 days for a full time day student).  The rate is £2.41 per student per meal. If you are in receipt of a...

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QAC Fundraising events Postponed

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19 March 2020

QAC has been, and will continue to, monitor the situation with regards to the coronavirus and is following the relevant government guidelines. QAC has taken the difficult decision to postpone our upcoming Outdoor Entertainment Showcase, Fun Dog Show and Wellbeing Day. We would like to thank you in advance for...

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QAC Open Evening 2020 Postponed

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17 March 2020

QAC has been, and will continue to, monitor the situation with regards to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and is following the relevant government guidelines. The health, safety and wellbeing of our students, staff and visitors to the College is our priority. Therefore we have taken the difficult decision to postpone...

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Spring Craft & Gift Fayre Cancelled

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16 March 2020

QAC has been, and will continue to, monitor the situation with regards to the coronavirus and is following the relevant government guidelines.  As yet, there has not been an official call for public events to be cancelled however, such events are understandably of increasing concern to many people.   ...

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What the students say

QAC has helped me accept myself and grow my skills in many areas, including Art and Design. I've achieved many milestones here that I never thought possible!

Beth - 19

Art and Design Student

Beth
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