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An 'I' for design

Thursday 31 January 2013

In January, Colin Wilson, Art Director of 'I' and The Independent newspapers visited HND and FdA graphic design students. During his visit, Colin chatted with students about winning the Newspaper Design of the Year 2012 award and also held an illuminating graphics workshop.

Chris receives Starpack Awards commendation

Saturday 19 July 2014

HND graphic design student Chris Newell has received a commendation for his entry in the 2014 Student Starpack Awards – the UK's premier annual awards scheme recognising innovation in packaging design and technology.

College is quality assured

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Earlier this year, representatives from the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) visited the College to carry out a full review of the College's higher education provision. Although the full review will not be published until 1 May 2014, QAA has provided written early indication of its findings and confirms that:

College Students make the headlines

Monday 4 March 2013

A new magazine featuring news stories and interviews with Richmond upon Thames College students has become the must-have item across campus. The free publication, titled Celebrate, showcases the fantastic achievements of the College's students each term, allowing them to gain richly deserved recognition for their hard work and dedication both inside and outside of the College.

Eel Pie Island mural recreated

Sunday 22 September 2013

A mural once found in Twickenham's historic Eel Pie Island Hotel has been recreated by Richmond upon Thames College art student, Sarah Blackwell, for an exhibition celebrating the island's unique place in music history.

Graphics students at full steam!

Monday 24 March 2014

In March, HND graphic design students worked on a live brief for the London Museum of Water & Steam after the Kew based attraction underwent a £2.3 million redevelopment.

Higher Education Fair

Tuesday 30 April 2013

On Wednesday 24 April, seventy universities from across the UK attended a Higher Education Fair organised by Richmond upon Thames College. The fair, arranged by the College's specialist careers staff, gave RuTC students the chance to talk directly to the visiting Universities about the degree courses on offer, and also provided essential information to help with their future career paths.

New Principal joins Richmond upon Thames College

Monday 11 August 2014

On August 4, Robin Ghurbhurun joined Richmond upon Thames College as CEO and Principal. Robin gained a degree in Applied Science (Chemistry) at Kingston University and a Masters in Information Systems and Technology at City University. He started his career in the further education sector in 1994 as a lecturer in computing at Weald College (now Harrow College).

Top Industry Honour for David

Monday 9 September 2013

HNC graphic design student David Mant, was celebrating last week after receiving a commendation for his entry in the highly esteemed Young Creative Network (YCN) Student Awards 2013 – an annual competition that shines a light on emerging creative excellence.

UK quality mark for College

Thursday 1 May 2014

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has confirmed the quality and standards of provision at Richmond upon Thames College following its review of the institution in February 2014.

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