News Archive for 2016

Plumber helps 'develop young workforce'

20 December 2016
For Shaun Bisset, owner of Ferry Plumbing & Heating Ltd in Dundee, taking on an apprentice is something that he always wanted to do. However, as a sole trader this can at times prove to be an expensive and time consuming process to find the right young person.

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Students box clever for advent

16 December 2016
D&A College students combined team building with a charitable act by setting up a ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’ to help the city’s homeless.

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Cosy jumpers raise cool cash

15 December 2016
When it comes to fund-raising at D&A College there are no woolie-minded ideas, as students demonstrated with their Christmas jumper charity effort.

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Running hot and cold at college

6 December 2016
As temperatures plummeted recently there were mixed feelings among some of the international students at D&A College.

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ChocolaTay goings-on at college

6 December 2016
The art of the chocolatier is being celebrated in style at D&A College with 16 patisserie and confectionery students rolling out an enterprise project entitled ChocolaTay.

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Celebrating Scottish Pride

6 December 2016
From haggis hurling to hair care, there were a host of activities on offer at Wellgate on Saturday, November 26, courtesy of D&A College students.

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Sports galore

5 December 2016
Summer in November, a jungle in the city and a Game of Thrones…anything seems possible for D&A College sports students.

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Award-winning week for D&A

5 December 2016
D&A College had an amazing run of success in November - winning a total of seven different accolades.

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Working back into employment

21 November 2016
Using techniques to help change the mind-set of long-term unemployed people D&A College staff aim to restore self-esteem, and instil self-belief.

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Game on with D&A College

14 November 2016
Augmented reality and automatons were just two attractions on offer courtesy of D&A College when lecturers took part in the gaming and digital technology weekend, at Dundee Science Centre on Sunday, Nov 13.

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