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New Mural going up in the Spectrum

16th March 2022

This design was created by L3 Art student Jessica Jesudian. This artwork will be painted as a mural in the Spectrum, within the Foundation Learning Corridor. The painting is starting this week which is very exciting! The other runners up will be printed and displayed around the College. It was a very close vote, so…

Spanish Trip to London Theatre

16th March 2022

Our students are enjoying more opportunities outside the classroom with the return of several trips! This week A Level Spanish students took a trip to the theatre in London to see the play ‘The House of Bernarda Alba’ by Federico García Lorca. It is part of the syllabus, and it helped the students to better…

QMC Careers Fair

10th March 2022

Queen Mary’s College students explored a fantastic range of potential careers, at the recent careers fair that took place on campus. The event saw a diverse set of companies in attendance who were keen to recruit apprentices and showcase the roles and opportunities they offer. For the students, hearing first-hand information about what employers are…

Brit Challenge

15th February 2022

DONATE The Brit Challenge 2022 Queen Mary’s College take on 2,022 miles for Mental Health Awareness Queen Mary’s College set its sites on an ambitious target to raise awareness of mental health in young adults and students. They took part in the national BRIT Challenge which sees colleges and universities come together to individually try…

QMC Conference 2022

15th February 2022

What is the role of risk in progress and excellence? This was the theme of the QMC Conference last week. The hugely popular annual conference – now in its third year – encourages students out of their comfort zones to take on really big interdisciplinary questions. Guest speaker Aisha Washington (Interim CEO of @get_further) made a…

Kangaroo Maths Challenge 2021

7th February 2022

When our students sit the UK Senior Mathematical Challenge in November, the top 20% get either a silver or a gold certificate. Two-thirds get a silver; one-third (i.e. the top 7% of candidates who sat the paper) get a gold certificate. Those who get a gold are automatically entered for the follow-on Senior Kangaroo Challenge,…

LGBT Month!

4th February 2022

Today marks the beginning of LGBT history month. Every month is LGBT history month! But QMC takes great pride in using February to celebrate and focus in on the LGBT community. Over the course of the month, QMC will be celebrating this important event with beautiful displays and our social media pages will acknowledge figures,…

Rugby Winners!

3rd February 2022

Director of Learning for Sport and Health and Social Care, Andrew Fields, coached QMC Men’s Rugby Team to victory in the 2022 Hampshire Bowl Final! The team enjoyed a close fought match against Barton Peverill College and triumphed thanks to a last minute try by Tom.

BTEC Music Lunchtime Concerts

25th January 2022

Last week we had our BTEC Music students performing in Central Studio during lunch times. The students were performing in groups they had created themselves with their fellow music students. They chose a selection of songs to sing and perform for all the many students and staff who decided to come have a watch and…

Esports Arena in Minecraft

11th January 2022

Current Esports students James Rigby and Emily Torr have put together a realistic Minecraft world of the QMC Esports Arena. Here is what they had to say about it. “We chose to take part in the competition after seeing the announcement on Twitter and saw the opportunity as a fun and enjoyable challenge to develop…