Welcome back, Furnessians! We hope you’ve had a great (and productive) Easter break and are ready and raring to go into your exams! We’ll try and keep this one breakfast-sized so that you can get on with your preparations… Here we go!
Furness Graduation Celebration
Furness College students will graduate on Friday 19th July 2019 at 11:00am. General information for graduating students can be found on the Ceremonies website.
Tickets for the College Celebrations are now available to order via the Online Store. Tickets are free for graduating students who are accompanied by guests. See Furness College website for more information.
Assistant Deans for the academic year 2019/20
Applications are welcomed from current postgraduates and final year undergraduates who are intending to continue or commence full-time postgraduate study at Lancaster University in October 2019.
For a job description and application information please email your contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send this to you. Information is also available on the Employment and Recruitment Service (ERS).
The deadline for applications is noon on 13th May 2019 and interviews will take place week commencing 3rd June 2019.
Tuesday: Netball A’s vs Pendle at 6pm, Netball B’s vs Pendle at 7pm
Thursday: Trev’s Army vs Med Scorers at 8pm
And, of course, a massive good luck to all the Furnessians who are taking part in Roses this weekend!
Student Peer Mentors
Enjoy helping others? Want to learn new skills and increase your employability?
The Transitions Team are recruiting student mentors to support other students in settling in and making the most of university life. Transitions are looking to recruit students with an interest in supporting others.
Full training provided
Enjoyable and rewarding
Counts towards the Lancaster Award
This volunteer opportunity is open to all students and for this round of recruitment, we are also keen to recruit students who are male, students who identify as LGBTQ+ and students who are Deaf or hearing impaired.
Lancaster Award Drop-In
For anyone working towards the Lancaster Award submission deadline, please come along to a Drop in on Wednesday 1st May (week 22) between 12:00-14:00 in the Furness TV Room.
And that’s about it for this week! Good luck with all your exams and deadlines. See you next week!