Natacha Laniado, an hourly-paid ESOL teacher at Newham College’s Stratford campus, has been awarded the Ordre des Palmes Academiques. This prestigious French honour is the equivalent of an English knighthood. It means that Natacha has now gained the title of ‘Dame’.
Newham College is set to host two Open Evenings in March 2016. The first event will happen at the largest campus in East Ham. This where students benefit from exclusive learning areas, such as the Samsung Digital Academy and beauty salon, Avant Garde.
Former Newham College student, Neil Baulita has launched his own fashion label. Neil enrolled to do a Level 1 fashion course in 2013. This course unleashed his potential and he quickly transferred on to The London Fashion Foundation Diploma at level 3.
The Sports Development Team at Newham College has been awarded funding from the ECFA. This is the body that runs football provision in partnership with the FA and London FA for all UK colleges. Newham College was picked following a big selection process, which involved 80 colleges from all over the country.
The front of house team at Newham College has been awarded by CIS Security LTD for providing the best service to the customer. The team, which consists of full time workers at each College campus, is split between two sites in East Ham and Stratford.
Newham College’s youngest students who are aged between 14-16, took on the challenge of gathering as many gifts as possible in order to make a difference to hundreds of children facing poverty and deprivation in poorer countries during this festive season.
Newham College’s University Centre (NUC) held its fourth annual graduation ceremony on Saturday 21st November. The College Principal and Chief Executive, Di Gowland congratulated every individual that was celebrated at this milestone event.
It’s been a winning week at Newham College. Our two cricket teams both won matches in the Essex County Board’s FE “Chance to Shine” on the same day last week. This followed previous success in the same tournament at UEL’s Sports Dock just a few days earlier. Our football team also triumphed in Queen Mary University’s Student Union Community Sports Cup.