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Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016

The college offers all learners the opportunity to engage in a variety of enterprise initiatives and projects to enhance their skills and employability. From participating in Big Ideas Wales workshops in the college through to local and national enterprise competitions, the college encourages learners to get involved, embrace the activities on offer and develop their entrepreneurial skills. Throughout the academic year we work hard to provide learners with as many opportunities as possible to gain first-hand

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Launch of Brilliant Club for Science and Humanities learners

16 more able and talented learners from The College Merthyr Tydfil  will have the opportunity to participate in a brand new Brilliant Club initiative during this academic year. The college is one of only four schools/colleges in Wales to participate in this initiative that aims to widen access to highly-selective universities for pupils from under-represented groups.

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Creative Industries students have an opportunity to inspire Neon Art Project for Merthyr Tydfil

Creative Industries students at The College Merthyr Tydfil are about to embark on a unique opportunity to work with an award winning Art and Design practice to help design two sculptures for Merthyr Tydfil.  

NEON Design, which is directed by architect Mark Nixon, seeks to explore new territories between architecture, design and art. They have 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.

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Sports Staff recognised for their outstanding efforts and achievements

Congratulations to our Sports team who have been awarded the University of South Wales Team Achievement Award. The award seeks to recognise and reward those teams and departments whose efforts and achievements have made an outstanding contribution to the college and overall University of South Wales Group.

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Turn Cwm Taf Pink and Shwmae Day - Friday 14th October

Join us for a fun filled day of activities to support the 'Let's Turn Cwm Taf Pink' and Shwmae Day!

All staff and learners are encouraged to wear pink for the day in return for a small donation.

Throughout the day, our Atrium Cafe and Refectory will be giving away Welsh cakes with every cup of tea and coffee purchased. Our Learning Zone will also be selling pink Welsh themed cakes, with all monies raised  going towards the 'Turn Cwm Taf Pink' fundraising.

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Creative Industries students showcase outcomes of Neon Art Project for Merthyr Tydfil

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College recognised for Outstanding Sports Development!

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