Aspiring engineers celebrated the start of their apprenticeship programmes alongside industry giants at the Institution of Civil Engineers.
Engineering apprentices from South Thames College rubbed shoulders with industry experts from Transport for London and members of the Technician Apprenticeship Consortium (TAC), a group of leading engineering and construction companies.
An art and design lecturer from South Thames College beat competition from over 3,000 entrants to be shortlisted in a national prestigious art competition.
Course leader Edward Smith's work was one of 76 submissions selected by leading art critics and artists in the Jerwood Drawing Prize. His untitled piece is made from steel and explores the idea of 'solidifying mark making', a process that turns a mark made on paper into an object.
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While many new college students spend their first day taking part in awkward icebreakers and getting to know where the library is, full-time students of South Thames College's brand new Hospitality and Catering Academy were welcomed and inspired by celebrated chef, Bruno Loubet.
Loubet paid a visit to the Academy this week (Wednesday 4) to meet the aspiring chefs and front of house staff, and to give them a taste of what's to come now they've chosen to study at South Thames.
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