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Community Engagement

community

Through a series of local community engagement events, Shaping Futures has committed to supporting communities with impartial information, advice and guidance on Higher Education. By going into these communities and engaging locally, we can begin to remove potential barriers to Higher Education within targeted wards in Merseyside. In this blog Cherise Weaver, from the Shaping… Read more »

Shaping Futures @ Sensor City

sensor city

Sensor City has been awarded Shaping Futures funding to deliver a programme to inspire students in Years 9-11 to study STEM subjects at university. Sensor City is a collaboration between the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University and is a flagship University Enterprise Zone. The technical innovation centre fosters creation, development, production and… Read more »

Spotlight on… French

french

Welcome back to our Spotlight on… series, where we explore different degree subjects in depth; what it’s like to study that subject, the types of modules available, extra opportunities afforded to students of that subject and graduate careers available. In today’s post, Aimee writes about studying French at university. If you’ve got a specific subject… Read more »

Shaping Futures Languages Day

languages day

On Wednesday 14th February 2018, 90 students from 5 of our Wirral Priority Schools (Bebington High Sports College, St John Plessington Catholic College, Ridgeway High, Prenton High School for Girls and Woodchurch High School) attended our first Shaping Futures Languages Day. The day, held in honor of UNESCO International Mother Languages Day and hosted at… Read more »

Spotlight on…Psychology

psychology

Welcome back to our Spotlight on…series. In this series of blog posts we’ll be exploring different degree subjects in depth; what it’s like to study that subject, the types of modules available, the extra opportunities available to enrich your study and the type of graduate careers it can lead to. The blog posts will be… Read more »