News and Events
Global Entrepreneurship Week - where ideas come to life
Staff and students at Gower College Swansea have celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week with a range of events and activities across the campus.
The week kicked off with a visit by Art and Design students to Swansea Business Gate and the film set of Da Vinci’s Demons, where they learned all about the kinds of employment opportunities that exist in the film and television industry.
Broadway Evening of Festive Indulgence - 24 November
Spoil yourself at our upcoming Evening of Festive Indulgence at the Broadway Hair, Beauty and Holistic Centre
Monday 24 November - live demos, free taster treatments, gorgeous Christmas gift ideas...
5.30pm - 8pm
Open studios, taster workshops and exhibition - Llwyn y Bryn
Open evening, taster workshops and exhibition @ Llwyn y Bryn campus
4 December 1.30pm – 7.30pm
Taster workshops available in glass, print making, ceramics, stitch, animation, photography, wire sculpture and printing on ceramics.
Tour the studios, find out about our courses and view artwork produced by current students.
Double triumph for Netball Academy
It’s been a busy week for Gower College Swansea’s Netball Academy as they have won not one but two major Welsh tournaments.
The team took the title at the recent Welsh Colleges and Urdd tournaments, making them the double Welsh champions.
Certificates represent skills development for learners
Staff at a local care home have received certificates from Gower College Swansea in recognition of their skills development in Catering and Cleaning and Support Services.
Members of the catering and housekeeping teams at Awel Y Mor Care Home in Gorseinon have been working towards gaining these qualifications over the past 18 months.
Enterprise team present to city's Cabinet
The team behind an innovative entrepreneurial project was recently invited to the Council Chamber to present to the Cabinet of the City and County of Swansea.
Global Enterprise Week at Gower College Swansea
Students at Gower College Swansea are enjoying a week of entrepreneurial activities organised by The Enterprise Team.
The college is supporting Global Entrepreneurship Week UK with a programme of events which gives students the opportunity to rub shoulders with local business people and self-employed professionals.
Former student scoops National Theatre bursary
Former Gower College Swansea student Anna Jenkins has been awarded a prestigious bursary by the National Theatre.
The NT/Dingmans Stage Management Bursary is awarded every year to a newly graduated stage manager and recipients receive a paid placement at the National Theatre.
Performing Arts students join Festival of Remembrance
The City of Swansea Branch Royal British Legion has invited students from our BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts to be part of the Festival of Remembrance on 8 November at the newly refurbished Brangwyn Hall.
Dylan Thomas Prize-shortlisted writers visit college
A Level English students at the Gorseinon campus were delighted this week to meet up with two Dylan Thomas Prize-shortlisted writers.
"It was fantastic to welcome both Eimear McBride and Kseniya Melnik to the college where they spent an hour with the students talking about their work and the writing process," says lecturer Sally Llewellyn.