31 January 2014

College raises awareness of visual impairments and disabilities

In order to raise awareness of visual impairments, Huddersfield New College’s ever-active equality and diversity group were present in the dining room along with representatives from the Guide Dogs Association.

20 January 2014

Maths students grab national prizes

We said last year we were looking forward to more fantastic results in the UK Senior Maths Challenge, and we’re delighted that our students have stepped up to the plate to win gold, silver and bronze prizes.

9 January 2014

A Celebration Evening to remember

Former students of Huddersfield New College started the new year in style at Huddersfield Town Hall as the class of 2013 gathered for the college’s annual awards evening.

8 January 2014

Salendine Nook and HNC share the spoils in schools tournament

Eight local schools visited the Sports department before Christmas for a hotly contested football tournament.

20 December 2013

Students put the heart (and soul) into poetry recital

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve got our finalist for the County Finals of the nationwide Poetry By Heart competition – AS student Jennifer O’Sullivan.

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.