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Gower College Swansea Annual Student Awards 2017
At the close of a very eventful academic year, a selection of our outstanding students have been honoured at the Gower College Swansea 2017 Annual Awards ceremony.
The ceremony took place at the Liberty Stadium, with recipients representing every aspect of college life from art, sport and engineering to construction and hospitality.
Stepping up to STEM
For the past six weeks, pupils from local schools have attended a Saturday Club at Gower College Swansea which aims to develop their skills and enthusiasm for engineering.
The Saturday Club allows pupils to access the expertise of the teaching staff, the industry-specific equipment and on-site facilities of the Tycoch campus.
Another success story for The Bridge Programme
After completing the Bridge Programme with top marks, Gower College Swansea student Abdul Zanain is now progressing onto a Level 2 Digital Technology course at the Tycoch campus.
His interest in digital technology began after he completed a taster session at the Tycoch campus as part of the Bridge course.
Sporting success celebrated at awards ceremony
Students from Gower College Swansea have celebrated an exceptionally successful sporting academic year.
A Bridge to career progression for Selena
When Selena Massey started on the Bridge Programme at Gower College Swansea, she was undecided about where her future career path lay.
Now, two and a half years later, Selena is employed as a brake and suspension technician with Kwik Fit, and she fully credits the Bridge Programme with helping her gain her focus and confidence.
Football students enjoy Portugal training camp
A group of 25 Sports students from Gower College Swansea enjoyed a two week training camp with Portuguese football giants, SL Benfica.
Project takes pupils from the classroom to the pitch
An English GCSE booster session took a group of Pentrehafod pupils out of the classroom and onto the football pitch – thanks to Gower College Swansea and the Reaching Wider Partnership.
Schools enjoy Football Festival
Over 50 Swansea school pupils braved the wind and rain to enjoy a Football Festival at Elba Sports Complex this week - a fantastic event organised by Sports students from Gower College Swansea.
The event took the format of a 7-a-side 'round robin' with all the schools playing against each other, with a Final being played by the two top-scoring schools.
Entrepreneurship project for school pupils launched
A new project to help schools teach enterprise skills to 5 and 6 year old pupils has launched.
The Bumbles of Honeywood is a set of books, online resources and educational materials designed to nurture enterprise skills from a young age - as well as teaching children about the plight of the endangered honey bee.