The College Merthyr Tydfil learners join students from around South Wales to run pop-up festive market in Welsh capital
Having completed a series of entrepreneurial challenges throughout the autumn months, six students from The College Merthyr Tydfil joined 36 students from colleges around South Wales to put their commercial skills to the test by operating a number of pop-up Christmas market stalls in Cardiff city centre on Thursday December 15th.Read more
Six students from the College Merthyr Tydfil have been successful in gaining a place on the Challenger Sports Summer programme 2017.
Claudia Meyrick, Jack Hodgkins and Mackie Morgan, all level 3 BTEC sports students, will leave their hometown of Merthyr Tydfil to become part of a team of over 1,000 coaches delivering the Challenger Sports curriculum.Read more
Creative Industries students had the opportunity to showcase their ideas for the design of two NEON Art sculptures for Merthyr Tydfil at a private viewing held at the college’s Oriel 4 Gallery on Friday 6th January.
NEON Design, which is directed by architect Mark Nixon, has been commissioned to produce two sculptures in Merthyr Tydfil, one directly outside The College Merthyr Tydfil and one at the beginning of the Taff Trail.Read more
A group of the college’s Performing Arts students have been working with the elderly residents of two care homes in Merthyr Tydfil to lead workshops based on the theme Memories.
The residents of Greenhill Manor and Ty Gurnos had the opportunity to work with the students to tell the stories of their lives. The students then used these stories and turned them into a piece of theatre, which was performed to the residents last week.
It was great to see the residents enjoying their stories being performed and our students were all brilliant.
Foundation Degree Photography students will be showcasing their work at their “Time And Light -Through The Lens" Exhibition, which runs at the Redhouse, Merthyr Tydfil from this Friday 16th December through to 7th January 2017.Read more
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