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  1. Half term opening times Feb 2018

    Learning Centre Half term Opening Times February 2018

    The Learning Centre will be available to support you for your study needs during half term at the times given below. Please note that because of a staff INSET day on Monday 26th February 2018 the Learning Centre will be closed during the day and will only be available from

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  2. Annie Wallace alk

    Inspirational Talk from actress Annie Wallace

    Annie Wallace who plays Sally St.Claire in the E4 soap Hollyoaks, is an actress from Aberdeen, Scotland. A former National Youth Theatre member, she graduated from the Manchester Metropolitan School of Theatre in 2004, and has also appeared in many theatre productions. Annie shared her acting journey where she faced

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  3. Carol Service 2017

    Carol service

    We gathered at St George’s for our Christmas Carol Service during the last week of college. It was well attended and our terrific choir who had already visited the elderly in nursing homes and sung at the certificate evening that same week sung their hearts out. It was a memorable

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  4. Performing arts and media London trip

    Performing arts and Media trip to London 2018

      Students from our Performing Arts and Media department enjoyed a jam packed couple of days in London last week. The trip began in the London Dungeons where we experienced actors pretending to be Jack the Ripper and Sweeney Todd. Also we were all put on trial for conspiring with Guy Fawkes

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  5. Aquinas Geography Teachers put themselves on the map

    Jason Sawle and Katie Hall from Esri UK were at Aquinas recently, courtesy of the Royal Geographical Society, to train geography teachers from across the Six College Consortium and other North West schools and colleges, on ArcGIS. ArcGIS is a geographic information system for working with maps and geographic information.

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  6. Andy Bailey article

    Why is Pastoral Care so important?

    Aquinas College’s director of Pastoral Care Andy Bailey has written an excellent article on the importance of pastoral care. Please click on the link to read the article from the Moor magazine, ‘Why Pastoral Care is so important’. ‘…We focus on the mind-set required by students to deal not just

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Why do so many students want to come to Aquinas?

A real sense of community and cohesion exists here that isn't present anywhere else. So many different people come together to make an incredible atmosphere that really demonstrates the diverse and familiar vibe of Aquinas
Amy (student)