Aston admin to star turn
Away from his desk, staff member Jonathan Stolber is composer whose work is a hit with Spotify listeners.A Data Administrator by day for Aston Training, part of The Bedford College Group, Jonathan is a multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter and producer, who has twice been nominated for BBC awards and was a winner of a place to join Masterclass sessions at the world famous Abbey Road studios.
Towards Net Zero
The Bedford College Group is expecting to save over 350 tonnes of carbon and more than £88,000 annually, following major infrastructure upgrades.
Ayesha is in top 10% of Engineers
Ayesha Iqbal has achieved the elevated status of Senior Member of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).IEEE is world's largest technical professional organisation working for the advancement of technology, and 'SMIEEE' is the highest rank one can achieve at IEEE. This grade is achieved by only 10% of the 400,000 members of the organisation and according to the President and CEO Susan K Land: "requires extensive experience and reflects professional maturity and document achievements of significance."
Shuttleworth College 75 years
The 75th anniversary of the founding of Shuttleworth College by Dorothy Shuttleworth was celebrated in a marquee celebration in the grounds of the Shuttleworth Trust estate on Thursday September 9th.
Future after furlough
With furlough ending in the autumn many people want to make career changes to secure their futures. There is a demand for engineering employees across a range of industries from manufacturing to construction. In education, those who have worked in the “real world” and can bring that expertise to a teaching role, are greatly valued. Both career paths require degree-level qualifications.