College Notices: 9th March 2012

by Esther Silver.  

Please find below a summary of the notices given to students this week:

For ALL students:

January Exam Results

Available to view on Insight from 6am on Thursday 8th March

Deadline for resits MIDDAY on Wednesday 14th March - No late applications will be accepted!

Full details on Exams Noticeboard and on Moodle.

Reflection Week

The new Subject Review period is about to start and ‘Student Reflections’ will be open on INSIGHT from Monday 12th March

You will be doing some work in lessons this week helping you to reflect on how you are doing and what else you might need to do – please use this to think about your progress and answer the questions as thoroughly as you can.

Help us to help you... Reflections must be completed by 19th March

Bursary Payments

If you are expecting top receive a Bursary Payment this term these will be made by automatic bank transfer

If we do not have your bank details you will not receive your payment

Replacement forms are available at the Hub

Considering a career as a Pilot?

Flyer Professional Flight Training Exhibition - Sat 28th April – 10am to 5pm, Sofitel Hotel, Terminal 5, Heathrow

See www.flyer.co.uk/exhibitions

The AC Experience - Win a voucher!

We want YOU to tell those thinking about 6th form why to come to Alton College

Complete the questionnaire on the email sent to you on Monday

Return to marketing@altoncollege.ac.uk

Deadline 10th March

Alton Infants School... ...need help with their Butterfly Garden

Do you enjoy art, could you help to paint the butterflies?

Like to get involved and make a difference to local children?

Volunteers urgently needed for the week beginning March 26th 2012

For more information contact: Helen Freeston Student Hub: Tuesday 10.30am – 2pm or email <strong>helen.freeston@cfeh.org.uk</strong>

Sport Relief – 23rd March

Wear your sports gear to show support

Race the mile (sign up in Hub)

Sign up for Vintage Olympics... teams of 6, £1 each.. egg and spoon, dressing up race etc... prize for best team...register now with Susie in the gym

Sexual Health Clinic

Contraception and Sexual Health Clinic, every Friday from 12.15pm to 2.00pm

Rooms 504 – 505 in the Student Hub – please use the Austen end entrance (orange door).

For first years:

Studying in Scotland

A recruitment office from the University of Glasgow is visiting the College on the 15th March to talk to any students interested in studying in Scotland.

The University of Glasgow is a member of the prestigious Russell Group

If you want to find out more about life there and the potential benefits of a Scottish University education, sign up at the Hub, or email kim.small@altoncollege.ac.uk

UCAS Convention – 16 March

When booked please READ the email received for important info on how to prepare for the visit.

All students not attending will have compulsory workshops in employment and careers – more to follow.

Extended Project Introductory Meetings - Are you interested in doing an Extended Project?

EPQ is an additional qualification which carries half the UCAS points of a full A level. Universities look favourably on the qualification and ask about it at interviews

If you are interested in doing EPQ and have commitment grade 1 for all of your current subjects, come along and find out more.

Surnames A-L: Mon 19th March @ 12.40 in the DLC

Surnames M-Z: Wed 21st March @ 12.40 in the DLC

If you have not done so already register your interest with your Personal Tutor

For 2nd years:

Finance drop-in session

University of Portsmouth will be running their last drop in session about Finance on: Tuesday 20th March from: 10am to 2pm in: Room 44.

Put the date in your diary – we’ll send a reminder nearer the time.....