Ashbourne College Student Newsletter – October 1st 2013

May 11, 2015

Hello Everyone!
In today’s newsletter, some news about various universities:

University Taster Courses this autumn: Places available
King’s College London and UCL are running a number of free university taster courses for year 12 students this autumn in a number of subjects.

To find out more and to apply, visit the website http://www.london.ac.uk/tasters.

Edinburgh College of Art: Live
Friday 25 October 2013

ECA: Live is an exciting opportunity to visit Edinburgh College of Art while the art and design students are at work in their studios. Held on a normal working day at the Lauriston Campus, you will see at first hand the College’s creative and dynamic environment. The campus will be busy and The studios filled with students’ work in progress.

Follow the link to book tours and subject-specific talks : http://ecalive2013.eventbrite.co.uk/

Connect with Syracuse University in London!

INTERVIEW WITH A DEAN
12 OCTOBER 2013
Learn more about Syracuse University and discuss your academic and career goals with Associate Dean of Admissions Nancy Rothschild.

HEAR FROM A PROFESSOR
13 OCTOBER 2013
The past presented: How we shape public memory and how public memory shapes us.

INFORMATION SESSION – SCHOOL OF ART AND DESIGN
19 OCTOBER 2013
Learn how the School of Art and Design will challenge you to grow creatively, explore new experiences on campus and around the world, and provide you with the vision and confidence to pursue a successful career in any number of creative fields.

GET ADVICE ON YOUR PORTFOLIO
19 OCTOBER 2013, by appointment
Portfolios are required for admission to most programs in the School of Art and Design. Use this time to showcase your artwork, get advice on your portfolio, and should you wish, get a “final” review.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: FOLLOW THE LINK: http://gallery.mailchimp.com/600530512edf0143473ff3e21/files/Meet_Syracuse_University.pdf

Royal Holloway: Visits this autumn and scholarships for 2014

Scholarships
Applications for the International Excellence Scholarship will open in mid-November. Royal Holloway has 6 scholarships on offer for undergraduate international students applying for 2014 intake, each worth a generous £10,000 tuition fee discount. http://www.rhul.ac.uk/international/feesandfunding/scholarships/home.aspx

Open Days
The next undergraduate Open Day will take place in October : http://www.rhul.ac.uk/studyhere/opendays/home.aspx

New College of the HumanitiesApplications open for 2014 Entry
Applications for 2014 entry are now open.
NCH is independent from UCAS, which means that you can apply to the College directly, in addition to your five UCAS choices. The sooner you apply, the greater your chance of being interviewed and offered a place to study at the College.
Find out more at http://www.nchum.org/undergraduate-study/applying

Open day
The next open day is Wednesday 9 October.
You will have the opportunity to hear Professor A C Grayling talk about what the College has to offer, and listen to the subject Convenors outline what is involved in studying their subjects at degree level along with the grades and other attributes the College looks for.
http://www.nchum.org/about-nch/events-outreach

University Open Days
Follow the link to find out about this month’s universities open days : http://gallery.mailchimp.com/600530512edf0143473ff3e21/files/Open_Days_October_13.pdf

That’s all for this week, look out for more in the next Ashbourne Newsletter!!