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Alumni Stories

Gentjana Aliaj: mature student progresses to Goldsmiths University after college and becomes a student ambassador for disadvantaged students

Gentjana studied for her Children and Young People’s Workforce Level 3 Diploma at Lewisham Southwark College. Now at Goldsmiths University, our former learner spoke to our Alumni Team about how the encouragement she received from her college tutors helped her to succeed, and her experiences of being a mature student at university alongside raising a [Read more…]

Fakhri Jafari: Mature student leaves her career to pursue Law

Fakhri studied for her level 3 Diploma in Legal Studies at Lewisham Southwark College. The mature student spoke to our Alumni team about her decision to return to education and change her career. “I started to study Law at Lewisham Southwark College and it became an immediate hit with me,” said Fakhri. “This year I [Read more…]

Nona Smadu: Mature student expands her management skills

Nona Smadu took a Management and Leadership NVQ Level 3 Course at Lewisham Southwark College in order to develop useful skills in her current role as Domestic and Catering Supervisor for Aramark UK, a company which provides food services to hospitals, universities, stadiums and other big business around the world. The mature student spoke to [Read more…]