Discovery Day gives Students a Taste of Teesside University

  Students had a wonderful time attending a Discovery Day at Teesside University where they took part in a variety of different workshops and demonstrations on Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Paramedic Science. Students got a chance to get a taster of what it’s like to be a student at Teesside University studying one … Continued

Employment Fair Opens Many Doors for Students

The college recently hosted its annual Employment Fair where 35 local employers came to talk to students about apprenticeships, graduate jobs, volunteering and work experience. Students had the opportunity to ask the employers questions about job roles and opportunities within the different companies. Nissan, CPI, GSK, The Social Co and Durham Wildlife Trust were among … Continued

Sew Talented!

First year Textiles students have been working with Employer Champion, Amber Kotrri on a live brief as part of their coursework to design a kimono suitable for the brands target audience. Students took inspiration from the brands ethos and aesthetic and studied natural forms in the way of vibrant flowers, plants, fruits and vegetables. During … Continued

Award Success for QE’s Combined Cadet Force

QE’s Combined Cadet Force were honoured with two highly prestigious awards during the Lord Lieutenant Award Ceremony. On Tuesday 5th March the Lord Lieutenant of Durham, Sue Snowdon bestowed Captain Kathleen Wilson with the Certificate for Meritorious Service. She received the reward for her outstanding work not only in the CCF but the ACF also. Captain … Continued

Culture Week Celebrates Over 30 Different Countries

QE students have been celebrating the College’s increasing diversity with a week of dance, music and food. QE Culture Week showcased the heritage and traditions of over 30 countries represented by students at the College and included Bollywood dancing, African drumming, a saree wearing workshop and food stalls offering Zimbabwean Beef Stew, Polish Potato Soup … Continued