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Drawing Attention to Art, Design and Illustration

19 January 2021

As part of our courses and our work with local employers, our Art, Design and Illustration learners work on a range of live briefs with organisations you might never have considered as part of the creative sector.

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Lecturer Kate Beavan Awarded MBE for Services to Agriculture

18 January 2021

Have you heard the news? One of our very own lecturers, Kate Beavan, has been honoured with an MBE for her services to agriculture.

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Esports Learners Team Up with Cardiff Blues to Host Call of Duty Event

11 January 2021

Learners on our Esports course at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone recently organised their own popular and successful gaming event where gamers could compete in teams against Wales international rugby stars.

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Deaf Club – Bringing our Hearing Impaired Learners Together

7 January 2021

Learners with hearing impairments face even more challenges than most. So, our Hearing Impaired Communicators have now set up a Deaf Club, so we can proudly support our community of hearing-impaired learners and help them achieve their full potential.

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Equipment Donation Supports Greenfields School in Newport

2 December 2020

With the opening of our new Torfaen Learning Zone campus just around the corner, Rachel Gruber, a Technician in our School of Health and Social Care, decided to search for a new home for our old science equipment to give it a second lease of life.

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Taking care of our young carers through the QSCS accreditation

18 November 2020

Did you know that young adult carers are three times more likely to be out of education, employment or training than other young people, and five times more likely to drop out of college? But at Coleg Gwent, we've got you covered with a network of support under our QSCS accreditation.

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