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Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards 2018

August 29, 2018

Nominations for the fourth annual Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards have now closed and nominees have been shortlisted for the ceremony that will take place at Truro College on Friday 12 October. The Awards bring Apprentices, their families and Cornwall’s business community together for a celebration of excellence in Apprenticeship training across…

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University of Exeter Seeking Career Mentors

August 23, 2018

The University of Exeter is seeking professionals from the local business community to join their highly successful and expanding Career Mentor Scheme, a popular employability scheme which matches a current student (undergraduate or postgraduate) or graduate (up to 3 years post-graduation) with an experienced mentor for one-to-one support, sector insight…

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Get involved with the FIRST® LEGO® League

July 23, 2018

Like Coding and Lego? This may be the opportunity for you! The STEM Ambassador South West Peninsula Hub are looking for a few STEM Ambassadors (or soon to be STEM Ambassadors) who want to volunteer to support a school to enter the First Lego League (yes this does involve playing with Lego!). We are…

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Mission to Mars reflections from Team E

July 18, 2018

This post was contributed by Team E, a startup team from the 2018 Mission to Mars Work Experience program. Hi! We’re Abby McAuliffe, Laurie Harbord, Cam Loughlin and Kyle Doody. We participated in the recent Mission To Mars Work Experience (9th – 13th July), hosted at Heartlands in Pool, and loved…

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Summer volunteering opportunities

June 18, 2018

Summer is here (believe it or not) and we have a few opportunities for the Software Cornwall network to support the next generation into digital careers. It doesn’t matter if you’ve not attended any of our activities before. No experience of Arduinos, C or electronics? No problem. Never touched a…

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