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NCG Students Graduate in Style

Hundreds of students from across NCG have been celebrating their success this month, as colleges were able to host graduation ceremonies for the first time in three years. Graduands from Kidderminster College and Newcastle College University Centre donned their caps and gowns to formally graduate in front of family, friends and special guests in ceremonies

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NCG Programme Supports Refugee Week Theme of Healing

REFUGEE WEEK (20-26 June 2022) will see NCG’s refugee support programme Our Community is Your Community launch a series of special events for its refugee students to embrace them into local life. The new support programme focuses on helping student refugees overcome barriers they face when arriving and learning in a new culture and society.

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Construction Careers, Not Courses at NCG

In June 2021, NCG appointed former Birmingham City Cabinet Member Brett O’Reilly to the brand-new role of Head of Curriculum Innovation for Construction Technologies. The role was created to reform construction curriculum across its colleges and position itself as one of the country’s leading education and training providers for the construction industry.    Now, a year

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NCG Signs Global #Cantbuymysilence Pledge

NCG has joined a host of higher education institutions across the country in pledging its commitment to ending the use of non-disclosure agreements in cases of sexual misconduct, bullying or other forms of harassment.  Backed by the Department for Education, the pledge follows a national campaign urging higher education providers not to use legally binding

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Refugee Community Support Project Reaches Next Stage at NCG

NCG has launched the next phase of its student refugee support programme Our Community is Your Community and appointed Shivan Merza, a refugee from Kurdistan, as Project Coordinator. The programme focuses on helping student refugees overcome barriers they face when arriving and learning in a new culture and society. Project Coordinator Shivan will work alongside

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NCG Joins Good for ME Good for FE Initiative

NCG has joined a national initiative to help staff and students support and connect with local communities across all of its seven colleges, spanning the North East, North West, Midlands and London. The Good for ME Good for FE campaign aims to generate £1million of social value via a sustainable programme of community action including

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