20 December 2013

Attendance prizes awarded

We’ve been promoting the benefits of good attendance this term, with prizes on offer for the students who turn up to all of their lessons. For the Autumn/Winter term, this meant that 335 students were entered into an end-of-term prize draw.

5 December 2013

Students extend branch of kindness

In an age where online trolls are making headlines and unpleasant acts are taking place around the world, the staff and students at Huddersfield New College got together to spend a morning sending out a message of positivity.

4 December 2013

Sport provision ‘highly commended’ by Association of Colleges

Huddersfield New College’s Sports department, which plays host to some of the most successful sporting academies in the North of England, has been highly commended by the Association of Colleges for their sport provision at their annual convention in Birmingham.

28 November 2013

Applications start following open morning

The college’s first open event of the academic year was a huge success with over 2000 visitors coming to sample our A level and BTEC courses on Saturday 23rd November – and the first applications for September 2014 were handed in before the day was over.

18 October 2013

A bumper Children In Need day at HNC

A host of brave staff and students took to the New Theatre stage on Friday for the annual HNC’s Got Talent showcase, as part of the college’s annual fundraising events.

17 October 2013

Author opens new Early Years centre

As he approaches his 94th book, acclaimed children’s author Chris Powling popped into the Early Years department to help open the brand new area.

11 October 2013

HNC welcomes a record number of students

Huddersfield New College is delighted to announce that applications for 2013-14 increased by 3% on the previous year, and that applications are now open for the 2014-15 academic year which begins in September 2014.

11 October 2013

College reads for RNIB

While hundreds of members of the public were reading Alice In Wonderland to camera at Waterloo Station in London, in the calm of Huddersfield New College’s Library staff and students were creating their own version of Alice’s adventures.

8 October 2013

HNC Bath-bound for National Finals

Congratulations to the (once again) successful Sports stars who have made it through to the British Colleges Sport National Finals next year in Bath.

7 October 2013

Students graduate with NCS

At a brilliant evening in Huddersfield Town Hall, 10 of our students were rewarded for their fantastic volunteering work in the community.

27 September 2013

HNC hands not for hurting

In a busy day in the dining room, 284 staff and students pledged their support to victims of domestic violence by adding their names and hand prints to a display organised by the College’s Open Door service.

27 September 2013

Coffee for cancer charity at HNC

Friday 27th September saw the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning come to Huddersfield New College, with over £280 raised for Macmillan Cancer Support – a fantastic total achieved through the generosity of staff and students.