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October 2017

  • UTC Reading newsletter October 2017

    Published 24/10/17

    Welcome to the October edition of the UTC newsletter. Take a look at the range of exciting activities that have been taking place.

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  • Parent Networking Event: Children with Autism

    Published 19/10/17

    This week, October 18, UTC Reading hosted a networking event for parents and guardians of students with autism.

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  • Pathway CTM Introductory Presentation

    Published 17/10/17

    An assembly to years 12 and 13 about alternative routes to university and general employability opportunities for young people was delivered last week by Pathway CTM, an award winning social enterprise that is transforming employment training, support and opportunities for schools and students.

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  • Oracle Experience Day for Year 10 StudentsĀ 

    Published 17/10/17

    Last week, all year 10 students were invited to Oracle for a day of tech inspiration on Wednesday 11 October.

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  • IET Women in STEM TalkĀ 

    Published 17/10/17

    As part of Ada Lovelace Day, on Tuesday 10 October at UTC Reading we had an inaugural talk as part of our IET Women in STEM Talk series in collaboration with Kendrick School, Reading Girls’ School and Leighton Park School.

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  • Network Rail Introductory Presentation

    Published 16/10/17

    Year 12 and 13 engineers at UTC Reading received a visit last week from Network Rail to explore the exciting opportunities open to them once they leave.

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  • Royal Navy Training Week

    Published 16/10/17

    This month, a group of eight engineering students from UTC Reading spent a week at Portsmouth Harbour with the Royal Navy, learning an array of skills and having the opportunity to see what it’s like to work in the Royal Navy.

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  • IET Talk on ARM Technology

    Published 16/10/17

    UTC Reading hosted a talk this month by Jon Black, Principal Engineer at ARM; a British multinational semiconductor and software design company, whose chips and device architectures orchestrate the performance of the technology that makes modern life possible.

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  • UTC Reading celebrates Ada Lovelace Day

    Published 10/10/17

    A gifted Mathematician, Ada Lovelace was an influential woman for her time. Ada is considered to have written instructions for the first computer programme in the mid 1800s. However, her achievements in the field were not fully appreciated until the 1950s. She introduced many computer concepts and is now considered the first computer programmer.

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  • Open event success at UTC Reading

    Published 09/10/17

    UTC Reading had a fantastic first open event of the year, for prospective Year 10 and 12 students who wish to join the UTC in September 2018.

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  • Students inspired by over 30 industry partners at Drop Down Morning

    Published 09/10/17

    Last week saw one of the most ambitious careers events at UTC Reading to date.

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  • UTC Reading shares best practice in employer partnerships internationally

    Published 05/10/17

    A leading educational delegation from South Africa visited UTC Reading today to learn about how industry partnerships are helping boost employability for thousands of Activate Learning students.

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  • Microsoft
  • Cisco
  • University of Reading
  • Network Rail
  • Peter Brett