News Archive for 2017

Award-winning college

10 March 2017
D&A College were awarded two silvers and a bronze at the College Development Network (the continuing professional development arm of College’s Scotland) annual Marketing Awards Ceremony.

Marketing awards THUM

Gearing up for engineering

10 March 2017
With a woman prime minister, a woman first minister and each of the main political parties at Holyrood having a woman leader it seems absurd that there are still industries described as ‘male-dominated’ or ‘female-dominated’.

women into engineering THUM

Showing Hollywood how it’s done

10 March 2017
After the embarrassment of the Oscars, a group of D&A College students aim to move into the movie business and do things properly.

film Fest THUM

Enterprise is students’ cup of tea

10 March 2017
D&A College students are taking an enterprising approach to keeping the elderly active by organising a tea dance.

Tea dance THUM

Students show style!

10 March 2017
D&A College retail students have bought into a style guru’s strategy ahead of staging a runway fashion show

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College backs apprenticeship week

6 March 2017
A whole host of local businesses turned up last month to an information session to support Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2017.

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Students impress man from Nintendo

23 February 2017
D&A became the only college in the UK to welcome a representative of Nintendo, and the students impressed James Steele a senior software engineer with the gaming industry giant.

Nintendo at DA THUM

Students in the medals

23 February 2017
D&A hairdressing and beauty therapy students brushed off the competition to strike gold seven times at the Association of Hairdressers and Therapists (AHT) Competition, Scottish finals.

hair and beauty THUM

Sport bringing people together

23 February 2017
In a bid to create a new generation of young people who value each other for the things they share in common and rather than their differences, D&A College students from both supported education and sports courses organised a sports taster event.

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Ceilidh class sends students reeling

15 February 2017
As many as 150 international students at D&A College took steps to indulge in some traditional Scottish culture – undergoing dance lessons prior to a ceilidh.

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