USA Scholarship for TyneMet College Sport Student

TyneMet College sport student Cole Dixon, 18, from Newcastle, who studied on the BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sport has been awarded a place on a soccer programme to study on an Associate Degree in Physical Health and Fitness at Scottsdale Community College in Phoenix, Arizona, one of the top junior colleges of its kind in the USA.

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Former TyneMet College Student is GB Team Member

Former TyneMet College Student is GB Team Member

Queen Alexandra Sixth Form and TyneMet Colleges would like to send a special message of support to Dominique Allen from Dudley, a member of the Team GB Women's Basketball Team.

Dominique studied at Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College when it was formerly known as TyneMet Sixth Form Academy. She studied PE, Maths, Art and Design, Mathematics and Economics and Business.

Denise Bolton, Head of Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College, said:

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Procter & Gamble Corporate Athlete Event at Tyne Metropolitan College

TyneMet College recently hosted another two day corporate training event for a group of employees from Procter & Gamble (P&G).  The 'Corporate Athlete' style event was designed to promote the concept of developing all our energies to be the best we can be. This is more than 'a healthy body leads to a healthy mind' and ultimately helps participants have more energy on tap and so be more productive in the things they really care about, both at work and at home.

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TyneMet College NESA Athletes Shine at Awards

Athletes from the North East Sports Academy (NESA) at TyneMet College have been busy picking up multiple awards at recent regional sports awards ceremonies.

The first of the award winning students were Jack Wilson, 17 from Heaton studying on the Extended Diploma in IT and Hannah Lewis,17 from North Shields studying on the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Science and Exercise, both were awarded a 'Rising Star of Sports Award' by the Lord Mayor of Newcastle at the Sport Newcastle Awards Ceremony held at Newcastle Civic Centre.

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Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College Freshers' Day

On Friday 9th September, Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College opened its doors to welcome new and returning students to celebrate Freshers' Day.

A multitude of students attended the Fair, receiving their College goody bags and were given information, guidance and freebies from the many stall holders.

Delicious 'Fair Trade' biscuits, chocolate and cookies were on offer from the Co-op. 

Published: 22 Sep 2011

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