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University of Kent student wins $15,000 award in Amazon Alexa app competition

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A fourth-year student at the University of Kent has won $15,000 in a competition to design apps for Amazon’s Alexa voice-controlled software.

Boost number of females pursuing technology careers

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Leading organisations join PwC in pledge to boost number of females pursuing technology careers

Digital Guild platform recognised

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Sussex Downs College’s Digital Guild platform recognised in the UK’s EdTech50.

First UK bank to offer Master’s apprenticeship

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Barclays has announced its brand new Master’s Apprenticeship in leadership, becoming the first UK bank to offer this level of apprenticeship.

Sussex business leaders support next generation of scientists and engineers

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Sussex business and community leaders backed a call from former Minister of Education Lord Kenneth Baker for educators to prioritise developing students’ technical skills, as well as their academic abilities, in a speech at UTC@harbourside, Sussex’s University Technical College.

Marwell Zoo cultivates skills and employability

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The innovative new Tropical House at Marwell Zoo, which will not only strengthen tourism economy in the region, but already helping to develop key skills through apprenticeships

Survey supports apprenticeships

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Attitudes to apprenticeships are changing, with students, parents and employers acknowledging the value of vocational training.

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