College students and lecturers play key role in new sci-fi movie set to hit the big screen next year

Backgrounds and landscapes made by students and lecturers at Bournemouth and Poole College will feature in a new sci-fi movie due to be released next year. They used... READ MORE »

Bournemouth University ranked among the best universities worldwide for its sustainability

Bournemouth University has been ranked among the best universities worldwide for its sustainability. It is placed joint 39th - out of nearly 2,000 universities - in the... READ MORE »

Spring makeover and student empowerment: All the latest news from Aspirations Academies Trust!

Welcome to the June news roundup from Aspirations Academies Trust, a group of 16 academies in the South of England – including seven in Dorset. This month, local girls... READ MORE »

Nerves of steel! Y10 pupils get welding, glazing & fabricating on work experience at local firm

Two pupils from Twynham School in Christchurch have been given practical work experience at local structural steel firm REIDsteel. Year 10 students Milo and Tyler spent... READ MORE »

Local pupils brainstorm name ideas for AJC Group’s latest affordable housing development in Poole

AJC Group have turned to local schoolchildren for help in naming their new residential development at Station Way in Broadstone, built in partnership with Abri. The... READ MORE »

Modular running shoe & electric tractor among student innovations to be shown in Bournemouth

More than 100 final-year students are set to show off their designs and prototypes later this month at Bournemouth University’s Festival of Design and Engineering... READ MORE »

Weymouth schoolchildren get a taste of innovation careers at the Dorset Innovation Park

A group of schoolchildren from Weymouth were given a taste of what future careers in innovation could offer them at the county's only Enterprise Zone. Year Five pupils... READ MORE »

Bournemouth's newest school celebrates first OFSTED inspection

Staff and students at Livingstone Academy, Bournemouth, are celebrating following a recent Ofsted inspection which judged the quality of education at the school to be... READ MORE »

Sixth formers at Autism Unlimited’s Portfield School put an enterprising foot forward

Students at Portfield School Sixth Form in Christchurch left their stamp on this year’s Young Enterprise Dorset competition with their innovative range of ‘Spectrum... READ MORE »

Aspirations Academies Trust update: Listening Ear six months, Oxford Uni Professor visits and staff spotlight

Welcome to the May news roundup from the Aspirations Academies Trust, a group of 16 academies in the South of England, including seven in Dorset. This month, staff and... READ MORE »