Three year 12 students George, Harry, Joey and year 10’s Lauren joined Dr Dixon on a visit to Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station on Tuesday 5th of December. The students arrived and met with an employee of the site Kat Hickey. They were given a brief tour of the station and saw “Goonhilly One” also known as “Arthur” which is the first satellite dish […]
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Bodmin College together with Professor Tom Scott from Bristol University recently took part in a ground-breaking project to map the background radiation around Bodmin. Background radiation is the radiation that we are exposed to all of the time and as Professor Scott explained when he talked to students in years 11-13 the background radiation in […]
Year 10 student Jowan competed in the Qualifying Round of the Cornwall School Games Bodyboarding competition at Tolcarne Beach, Newquay. Despite fierce competition from the two Newquay Schools he finished in 2nd place and qualified for the County Final being held at Perranporth beach next June. A really fantastic effort.
Four year 11 and 12 students recently attended the Russell Group Imperial College for STEM related workshops. Bodmin College had a really big impact on this intensive day as less than 50 students were successful in being selected from across the country, yet four had gone to South Kensington all the way from Bodmin. The […]
Six Bodmin College alumni returned last week to inspire the school’s current students and discuss how their decisions during Sixth Form helped shape their career pathways. The event, which was attended by local MP Scott Mann, was organised by the college’s Raising Aspirations Coordinator Jayne Smith as part of the Future First programme. Over 50 […]