STUDENTS' UNION AND LEARNER VOICE

YOUR WEEKLY UPDATE ON WHAT'S COMING UP!

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LEARNER VOICE CONFERENCES

There will be Learner Voice Conferences at both Banbury and Bicester at the beginning of the final term. Please could you remind your students to attend as we will be discussing key motions moving forwards into the next academic year. The dates are as follows:


  • Bicester - Tuesday 9th June 2015
  • Banbury - Wednesday 10th June 2015


Please promote this to your students and remind them that their voice is important to make improvements within the college - lunch will be provided

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FRESHERS FUN BEGINS

Believe it or not it's that time of year again - we are starting to plan events for the beginning of the next academic year; starting with our freshers fair! We are starting early to ensure this years event will be bigger and better than ever.

If you or your students have any ideas of visitors, exhibitors or activities that they would like to see at next years freshers fair please let me know! There will be a slot over lunch time where returning students are welcome to attend. Please email all suggestions/questions to josie.murray@banbury-bicester.ac.uk or phone 01865551706

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E-LEARNING SURVEY

We are conducting some research into the use of ILT and e-learning and would greatly appreciate your input into this process by completing the survey.

If you enter your email you can win £100 in a prize draw and for 2nd and 3rd place there are some excellent online courses you can have access to for free at http://www.gravyforthebrain.com

The link to the survey is:

https://docs.google.com/a/tribalcafe.co.uk/forms/d/19UIMr20s3sGsBixhU87e2JOX33u29Y3JVp-f4d12pkU/viewform

Please could you provide some time and the link for your students to carry out the survey - this will influence the direction e-learning takes within the college in the future.

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GRAB YOUR NUS CARD BEFORE TERM FINISHES!

Next term is the last chance to grab your NUS cards before the end of the year! Grab one now and get a years worth of discount even if your not going to be studying next year. Staff and students can still purchase an NUS card from the Employability Hub in Banbury for £12. They are available to staff and students and are valid for a full 12 months from the date of purchase. Get one now and start saving!
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VOLUNTEER IN GHANA - JUNE 2016

We are looking for students from all areas of the college who are interested in taking part in this exciting adventure. There are 23 different projects that they will be taking part in in Ghana, such as Health & Social Care students will be working in the clinic, Childcare will be in the school and children’s home. Sport will be leading sports programmes and catering & hospitality will be learning all about Ghanaian food! There will be construction work and many others! If they get involved, we’ll cater for their interests!

Please support this amazing opportunity and encourage your students to come along and find out more – it really is an opportunity not to be missed!

For more information please contact Anna Cautley; anna.cautley@banbury-bicester.ac.uk

BANBURY AND BICESTER COLLEGE STUDENTS' UNION