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News and Events

In this section you will find QAC's news releases, events and general news stories about the College.

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Latest News

QAC's "Dinner in the Dark" makes a return!

Individuals eating during Dinner in the Dark

26 November 2021

Last night, QAC's "Dinner in the Dark" event returned to The Macdonald Burlington Hotel in Birmingham, and what a great night it was! W elcoming guests to our first ‘in-person’ fundraising event in over 18...

Wheelchair Basketball star gives aspiring Paralympians a day to remember at Parasport Festival

Paralympian Robyn Love

22 October 2021

Young people from the Midlands enjoyed a memorable day in Birmingham as GB Women's Wheelchair Basketball player Robyn Love attended a Paralympic inclusion event at Queen Alexandra College. [video...

QAC student supports research into autism and education project

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20 October 2021

QAC Creative Media student Sam, and his mother, recently supported the Autism Centre for Education and Research (ACER) at the University of Birmingham to be part of a project to highlight their research into autism and...

Queen Alexandra College achieves Leaders in Diversity Award success

QAC students

18 October 2021

QAC has achieved the prestigious Leaders in Diversity Award from the National Centre for Diversity. The award recognises organisations going above and beyond in their commitment to the FREDIE values of fairness,...

Queen Alexandra College joins national sustainability network

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04 October 2021

Staff and students can now access thousands of sustainability resources and gain knowledge from thousands of staff and students on how to integrate sustainability across a university or college   Queen...

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Latest Events

Information Day for Professionals - Thursday 25th November 2021

25 November 2021

Time of event: 10am - 2pm An opportunity for professionals to meet our staff and students and discover more about  our 16-25 curriculum, employment pathways, residential provision, supported living...

QAC Virtual Open Day - Tuesday 30th November 2021

30 November 2021

EXPLORE QUEEN ALEXANDRA COLLEGE – FROM YOUR HOME! DATE Tuesday 30th November 2021 TIME   10.00am – 12.00pm ABOUT THIS EVENT   Queen Alexandra College (QAC) will be hosting a ...

Open Day for Prospective Students - Thursday 9th December 2021

09 December 2021

Start time of event:  9.30am Finish time of event:  12.00pm                                       ...

Open Day for Prospective Students - Monday 13th December 2021

13 December 2021

Start time of event:  1.30pm Finish time of event:  4.00pm                                       ...

Students Break Up for Christmas - Thursday 16th December 2021

16 December 2021

Students will leave for the Christmas break on Thursday 16th December 2021.

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What the students say

Staff are very supportive and make my time at College fun! My independence and confidence has improved which makes me really happy.

Keeley - 21

LEAP (Learning, Employment and Progression) Student

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