The Blog

Month: September 2015

Lewisham Southwark College Alumni & Friends launched

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

We’re delighted to introduce to you Lewisham Southwark College Alumni & Friends, our dedicated community of current and former students, local businesses and friends of the College. Our aim is to bring together alumni and friends in a vibrant and active community that benefits our members, the College and the local area. Alumni Association members receive [Read more…]

Former student on her prestigious award win

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

We’re thrilled that one of our former Fine Art Foundation Diploma students, Mouna Osama-Osman, received The Neville Burston Award for Painting (2014) from Goldsmiths, University of London. Selected for her inspiring and innovative work throughout the three years of her degree, Mouna said: “I’m delighted to have won these awards. I really wasn’t expecting it. [Read more…]

From Lewisham Southwark to music management

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

David Landers is a musical director and musician from south London, who currently manages up-and-coming group ‘Only the Young’ (finalists on The X Factor in 2014) and artist ‘Chi’. David studied at the College on a two-year course, now known as the UAL Level 3 Diploma in Performing and Production. Following his time at college, [Read more…]

Dance student returns to college

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

One of our former students, Jason Mabana, revisited Lewisham Southwark College to teach a class of Level 2 and 3 Diploma Performing and Production Arts students dance. Jason, who hopes to become a choreographer and is now in his third year at Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance, decided to come back to the [Read more…]

Former cookery student climbing the career ladder

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Garry Dick was one of our students from 2011 to 2013. He completed a Level 1 VRQ Food Preparation and Cooking course, before moving onto Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery (Preparation and Cooking) programme. He’s now putting what he learnt during his time with us to good use as a Junior Sous Chef in [Read more…]

Lewisham Southwark College: a History

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Lewisham Southwark College is a further education college, with three campuses across south east London. The College focusses on vocational qualifications – supporting students through work skills courses, making them ready for employment Our College was formed in August 2012, as a result of a merger between Southwark College and Lewisham College. The new educational [Read more…]