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Maths and English Revision Sessions
by Daniel Curtis - Thursday, 21 March 2019, 1:29 PM
 

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Student Finance Applications 19/20 are now open
by Gillian Hales - Monday, 25 February 2019, 3:39 PM
 

Dear UCAS Applicant

The Student Finance application service is now open for applications starting in the 2019/20 academic year. This is the link to register and apply:

https://www.gov.uk/apply-online-for-student-finance

Applications must be completed by 25 MAY. Please remember that your ...

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£50 CASH REWARD SCHEME UPDATE
by Alistair Cummins-MacLeod - Thursday, 7 February 2019, 12:40 PM
 

£50 CASH REWARDS SCHEME UPDATE

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The college is delighted to announce that 184 of the possible 286 students (16-18) registered, who were eligible for the £50 attendance bursary, will receive their payment this Friday 8th February.

Students aged 16-18, who are not eligible for the £10 weekly ...

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Message for all UCAS Applicants and Staff - Student Finance and Accommodation Event - 13 February
by Gillian Hales - Wednesday, 6 February 2019, 10:05 AM
 

Hello,

Student Finance and Accommodation Event - Wednesday 13th February 2019, 6.00pm - 7.00pm

East Durham College is hosting a Student Finance and Accommodation Event on Wednesday 13th February 2019, 6.00pm - 7.00pm (arrival 5.45pm) at our Peterlee Campus, Willerby Grove, SR8 2RN.

Following ...

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Phishing/Email Virus Alert: Email Contains “Display Message"
by Admin User - Monday, 4 February 2019, 8:49 AM
 

We have been made aware of a new type of malicious email targeting our users and users at other educational institutes. 

The script propagates itself by sending an email to a person’s contacts. Technical Services have confirmed that some EDC users have received versions of the email already, and...

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Free Microsoft Office for your Laptop/PC/Phone/Tablet
by Admin User - Friday, 18 January 2019, 3:54 PM
 

Follow the instructions below to install office 365 on up to 5 PCs/Laptops/Phones/Tablets:

Get a free copy of Microsoft Office for your Laptop/PC/Phone/Tablet for as long as you are a student at EDC

Students (and Staff) can now take advantage of all that Office 365 Pro Plus has to offer:

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University Interviews
by Gillian Hales - Friday, 18 January 2019, 12:00 PM
 

Dear UCAS Applicant

Congratulations on receiving an invite to attend a university or Higher Education College interview. Now is the time to start your preparations!

I have attached some useful hints and tips to assist you to get ready for this.

If anyone feels they would like to meet individually please e-mail me at gillian.hales@eastdurham.ac.uk or pop along during the Access to HE drop in on a Thursday from 5 to 6pm in the LRC.

Good luck!

Kind regards

Gillian - Careers Co-ordinator

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Christmas Jumper Day - Friday 14th December
by Daniel Curtis - Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 11:00 AM
 

It’s that time of year again – it’s time to find your very finest (or most deliberately horrible!) festive knitwear from the back of the cupboard and wear it proudly around college on Friday 14th December for Christmas Jumper Day 2018!

Christmas Jumper Day is organised by Save the Children UK, so we’ll be organising a collection for the charity at reception at all of our campuses. Please donate if you can.