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Month: October 2016

Past-student looks to the future with his successful printing company

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Stuart Maclaren studied Business Studies at Lincoln College and is now Managing Director of expanding local business, Your Print Partner. Four years ago Stuart’s business was starting out as a small printing operation at his kitchen table; now starting its fifth year of trading, Your Print Partner supplies a wide range of printed merchandise to [Read more…]

TV Presenter and ex-student visits Lincoln College

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Gadget Show presenter, writer and six-time World Record holder, Jason Bradbury, enjoyed a tour of the campus and reflected on his Lincoln College journey. Jason attended Lincoln College in the 1980’s and is proud of the achievements he made; he visited the College on Friday 19 Feb and was excited to revisit the ‘place where [Read more…]

Ex-student takes to the stage as Prince Charming

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Performing Arts student returns to Lincoln for the opening of Snow White at Lincoln Drill Hall. Philip Atkinson completed his studies in Performing Arts at Lincoln College in 2010 and has since studied at the Royal Scottish Academy where he gained a degree in Musical Theatre; he now lives in London but is returning to [Read more…]

Past Engineering student enjoys success

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Robert Marney talks about his Lincoln College journey. “When I first enrolled at the college I was keen to only do the minimum and return to work as quickly as possible. During the first weeks I found there was a whole lot more to my central discipline than I anticipated. “I noted some key areas [Read more…]

Lincoln student awarded Andrew Lloyd Webber Scholarship

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

A Performing Arts student from Lincoln College is one of only ten people from the UK to be awarded the scholarship that will allow him to study at the prestigious Laine Theatre Arts in London. Michael Dyer, 18, from Lincoln went for an audition at Laine’s which involved a song and dance performance which saw the [Read more…]

Collabro Star Inspires Lincoln College Students

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Thomas Leak, 26, answered questions from Performing Arts students who are hoping to follow in his footsteps. The Grimsby-born singer shot to fame with his musical theatre group, Collabro, in 2014 when they won Britain’s Got Talent; they have since gone on to release two best-selling albums. Thomas studied Performing Arts at Lincoln College and [Read more…]

Newark College Student Enjoys Film Career

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Ex-Student Harry Kumar studied Creative Media Production at Newark College and has since gone on to produce over 100 promotional videos; he has big plans for the future! Talking about his time studying at Newark College, Harry said: “I left school at 16 with no idea of what I wanted to do as a career; [Read more…]

From Role Play to Real Life: Tourism Students Secure Careers with Jet2

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Newark College students put skills and experience from their studies to use as they enjoy exciting careers at East Midlands Airport. Sian Toulson and Jess Hargreaves, both 18, are enjoying careers as Passenger Handling Agents for airline Jet2, just one year on from gaining work experience at East Midlands Airport (EMA) as part of their [Read more…]

Catering apprentice makes it big in business

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Ex-student enjoys business success after starting up a local catering company. Sam Owen studied Catering and Hospitality at Lincoln College in 2004 and continued his studies as an apprentice; he then worked within a number of catering roles – including working at Michelin Star restaurants. By the age of 21, Sam had become Head Chef [Read more…]