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Hard Work All Adds Up To Student Award

Stephanie Hall, aged 19, from Peterlee, has recently been presented with the Work Based Learning Student of the Month Award at East Durham College.

Donna...

Quality Award For College

Following a recent assessment East Durham College has been accredited with the new ‘14-19 Framework for Quality’ Stage 1. This makes East Durham College one...

Sarah Gets Top Marks And High Praise

East Durham College student Sarah Mawson was thrilled to win the Animal Care Award at the College’s recent student of the month awards ceremony.

Sarah,...

Mucking Around Leads To Award For Oliver

Not every newly enrolled student gets asked at the end of their first week at College if they would like to spend a week being...

College Boxing Student Aiming To Turn Professional

Amateur boxer Paul Archer, aged 19, from Easington, is hoping to turn professional following a surprise phone call from leading boxing promoter Frank Maloney.

Paul...

Student Of The Month Awards ~ November 2010 Announced

The award winners were announced at a presentation event on Tuesday 2nd November 2010.

The winners were:

Animal Care                             :        Sarah Mawson

Business                                 :       ...

College Volunteers Support Poppy Appeal

This year’s vTalent year volunteers at East Durham College are raising awareness and supporting The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal by encouraging every student and...

EDC Swimmer Makes Final

Ryan Hepple, aged 16, from Easington Lane, was recently selected and represented Division 1 (North East & Cumbria) at the...

College Coach Named As Sports Volunteer Of The Year

Rob Jones, who was recently appointed as the new Rugby League Coach at East Durham College, has been awarded the Gateshead 'Sports Volunteer of the...

Colleges Week 2010

Next week will see Colleges Week 2010 which takes place between 8th to 14th November, an annual event that has been running for three years....

New Full Time Prospectus Unveiled

East Durham College has recently unveiled their new full time courses prospectus.

The College has produced a 180 page prospectus detailing all their full time...

Houghall Campus Development Update

At the East Durham College’s Board of Governors recent meeting the future of the Houghall Campus was its main agenda item. The outcome is great...

Enterprise TV Day Hailed A Success

Youngsters across the UK were given the opportunity to learn about enterprise with a day of interactive events that were broadcast throughout the nation from...

Football Trials Success For Kyle

Students from colleges across Britain have been attending trails to become part of their men’s and woman’s regional college football squads.

Students throughout the north...

College Turns To Staff For Innovative Cost-Cutting Ideas

East Durham College has recently launched a new incentive programme to reward its staff for their best budget-cutting ideas.

Stuart Wesselby, Principal & CEO, said:...

Former Student Bags Gold At Commonwealth Games

Simon Vallily, who studied construction and brickwork at East Durham College between 2001/2003 and was part of their boxing academy, last week won gold at...

Rugby Trials Success

About 50 hopefully took part in trials, at West Hartlepool RFC, to try and make the squad to represent the North East College’s Under 19s...

Twister Plays The O2

Local band Twister, with East Durham College music student Stevie Stoker, was blown away after scooping second place in a national battle of the bands...

Record Number Of East Durham College Students Off To Uni!

East Durham College is delighted to report their highest number of students going on to study at university in over 15 years.

Earlier this year...

Autumn Fayre Hailed a Success

East Durham College has hailed Saturday’s Open Day & Autumn Fayre as a massive success.

The event took place at the Peterlee Campus on Willerby...

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