World Aids DayWorld Aids Day

£20 Amazon voucher up for grabs!

To mark World Aids Day there is a quiz to complete for your chance to win a £20 Amazon voucher. Information to help complete it is available on the screens around the college and on the display in Reception.

Entries must be with Steve (Welfare Officer) or Dawn (Nurse) by 4.15pm on 2 December.

 

Totton Music Winter ShowcaseLike listening to music?

Winter Showcase, Monday 5 December

If you enjoy live music, then the Totton Music Winter Showcase at Hanger Farm could be for you.

Doors open at 7.00pm. Tickets are £3 in advance or £4 on the night. Find out more, including details about the acts here.

 

Performing Arts ShowcaseIt's show time!

Performing Arts Showcase, Tuesday 6 December, 7pm

Students will be showcasing a selection of pieces that they have been working on this term. The show, at Hanger Farm, contains two short adaptations of the texts they have been studying, and a variety of dance and song. Tickets are £5, grab one while you can! Please note: The work does contain adult themes and is not suitable for children under 12.

 

Writing a UCAS Undergraduate personal statementThinking of going to university?

Stuck with your personal statement?

The personal statement is an important part of the UCAS application. It's your chance to describe you ambitions, skills, and experience. You can find resources and advice designed to help you get your personal statement right here.

 

Want to have a say about how things are run?

Totton College Student UnionGot a spare few hours each week?

Totton College Student Union is recruiting now. If you like working in a team and want to get involved in organising events, as well as being a voice for all students, then find out more about how you can get involved at Reception, or e-mail studentunion@totton.ac.uk.

If you don't want a specific role, but are interested in helping out, then becoming a Student Ambassador may be more for you.

 

CertificateWere you at college last year?

Did you complete any qualifications?

If so, certificates are now available to collect from the exams office, room G02, between 9.00am and 4.00pm, except when staff are administering exams.

  

LibraryNeed any stationery?

The Learning Resource Centre, located between rooms G73 and G76, has a reasonably priced stationery shop, selling items including compasses for 50p, protractors for 20p. pencils for 15p, revision cards of various sizes and more.

 

Sports Activity CompetitionInterested in sport?

Sports activity competition every Thursday and Friday

If you are interested in sport and want to unleash your competitive spirit, then this is the competition for you. There is a different activity each week, with a termly leader board and prize. Find out more here.

 

Congratulations to our Green IT competition winner

Green IT Competition WinnerCongratulations to Skills for Life student, Richard Palmer, who recently won the Green IT 2016 competition for FE students.

The theme was ‘Making IT good for society, looking forward 10 years’. Richard created a two slide PowerPoint for the competition and produced a diagram of a solar farm and a wind farm connected to a server farm. His proposal was to integrate power sources and achieve further energy efficiency in our daily lives through IT.

 

Pedalling for Pounds Charity EventPedalling for Pounds Charity Event

Our Uniformed Public Services students are taking part in a 24 hour cycling event to help raise money and awareness for two charities, the Royal British Legion and the Hamsphire & Isle of Wight Air Ambulance. They aim to cycle a minimum of 1000 miles and raise £3000. Find out more, including how to donate here.

 

Travel & Tourism Students Visit Marwell WildlifeTravel & Tourism Students visit Marwell Wildlife

BTEC Level 3 Travel and Tourism students embarked on their first trip of the year to Marwell Wildlife, one of the south’s most popular purpose built visitor attractions. The group were tasked with investigating how the range of products and services at Marwell, meet the needs of its many different customers.

Interpretation techniques were also observed, to help students gain a better understanding of how Marwell makes itself an appealing and enjoyable attraction that visitors keep coming back to. Meerkats, giraffes, zebras and tigers were just some of the wildlife students had the pleasure of witnessing during their visit.

 

Signed up for your NUS Extra Card yet?

If you would like to get some great student discounts you can sign up for your NUS Extra Card here.

 

Opus Salon LogoFancy getting your hair done?

How about a facial or other beauty treatments?

Our very own Opus Salon offers quality hair and beauty treatments at a great price. Find out more here.