Tag: merseyside collaborative outreach programme

Higher Education Week at Cronton Sixth Form College

higher education

On the week of April 23nd, Shaping Futures and staff at Cronton Sixth Form College collaborated to run the first annual Higher Education Week. The aim of the events were to begin preparing First Year A Level and BTEC students for all things Higher Education related, and to kick start their UCAS journey. A number… Read more »

Through the Eyes of Boys Everton in the Community Visit

everton in the community

On Friday 27th April the students on the Knowsley Through the Eyes of Boys project took part in a football industries day provided by Everton in the Community. The students, from Kirkby High School and All Saints Catholic High School were accompanied by University of Liverpool Student Advocates as they enjoyed a day exploring different… 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 »

Spotlight on… History

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 students of that subject and what graduate careers it can lead to. The blog posts will be… Read more »

Spotlight on…Politics and Sociology

politics

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 students of that subject and what graduate careers it can lead to. The blog posts will be… Read more »

Through the Eyes of Boys London Residential

On Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th October the Through the Eyes of Boys Year 11 cohort took part in their first residential visit, travelling all the way to London. 28 students took part in the residental, from North Liverpool Academy, the the Academy of St Francis of Assisi, Kings Leadership Academy, Fazakerley High School and… Read more »