College News

  1. roger searle guest speaker learner engagement student engagement enrichment stretch and challenge science geography lecture

    Guest Speaker Professor Roger Searle

    This week we were very lucky to have the Professor of Geophysics (Emeritus) from Durham University as a guest speaker. Roger Searle works within the Department of Earth Sciences at Durham. He has an an impressive career CV covering teaching and educational research and has worked in some amazing parts of the

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  2. student engagement charity student council students Wellspring

    Aquinas Students Supporting The Wellspring

    Our students have been busy donating in support of the The Wellspring in Stockport, a resource centre for homeless and disadvantaged people. Three students from our Student Council organised a tinned food collection. Empty boxes were made available for tutor groups to fill with donations. For every tin donated there was

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  3. T2 Day Aquinas Values

    Student Voice – Aquinas Values

    Our students have been discussing Aquinas Values in tutorial and on a recent T2 Day. On T2 Day, Wednesday 9.11.16, students were asked the following question: What are Aquinas values? What do they mean to you as a student at Aquinas College? Students were invited to complete an anonymous post-IT

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  4. Lucy Boardman Speaking at Parliament

    Aquinas Student Speaks at House of Commons in Youth Parliament Debate

    Representing the North-West, Derbyshire Youth Parliament member, Lucy Boardman spoke passionately in a House of Commons debate on Friday, 11.11.16. Lucy, a former St. Thomas More Buxton student, had the honour of delivering the closing speech in support of the Public Transport motion. The motion debated was to make accessible

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  5. Sponsored Walk for India

    The India Project is one of Aquinas College’s longest-running and most well-known programmes of charity work. They aim to raise money to allow children in India an education they would not otherwise have. On the 25th of September those involved in the India Project went on a sponsored walk through

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  6. Romanian Holiday – Euroweek 2016

     Aquinas took part in Euroweek once again as the attendees for Britain, this September. This year the students travelled to Romania, where they learnt all about different cultures. In this article, student Jessica Wolfenden shares her experience. Aquinas was once again involved in the brilliant and inspiring annual Euroweek scheme,

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  7. Trip of a lifetime: Zanzibar

    The Zanzibar trip is back! Alex and Nadia took a group of eager students on an experience of a lifetime, this summer.  Staff and students witnessed this beautiful East African location where they explored the ocean as well as the fascinating culture they found themselves in, during their stay. Staff

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