Global Week 2014
Events for local schools organised through Schools, Colleges and Communtiy Outreach
- From: Monday 3 March 2014, 12 am
- To: Wednesday 5 March 2014, 12 am
- Location: Newton building, Main Entrance, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
- Booking deadline: Tuesday 18 February 2014, 12.00 am
We are no longer taking bookings for this event, thank you for your interest.
NTU Global week celebrates the University's international diversity and richness. NTU has over 2,000 international students from outside the EU as well as a large number of continental European students and students who were born overseas and have settled in the UK.
As part of Global Week, we would like to invite teachers and your students to visit Nottingham Trent University to join in with the activities on offer. The event will be an interesting opportunity for engaged students in year 7, 8 9 and 10 who would make the most of the this chance to experience a university and celebrate diversity.
The week will be comprised of a series of events starting with a celebration of Chinese New Year (The Year of the Snake).
Below is a flavour of activities you may be able to access on the 3, 4 or 5 March. All activities will take place from 12 pm onwards, unless specified otherwise.
- Flag making
- World Map
- Art Exhibition
- Chinese New Year Decorations
- Lion Dragon Dance: Time TBC
- Rangoli with Bollywood and henna
*A more detailed programme will be given closer to the time
This is a free event.
Bookings are welcome from individual students or school / college groups. To book onto this event, please click the Add to basket button.
For further information or if you have any queries, please email Nayala Rehmat or telephone +44 (0)115 848 6414.
*For group bookings please be aware of the following: We are required to target learners who are from disadvantaged backgrounds and statistically less likely to progress on to further and higher education. We are required to ensure that at least 66% of the learners who engage in our activities meet one or more of these criteria. These include learners who:
- reside in deprived neighbourhoods, where progression rates to higher education are low
- are from low socio-economic backgrounds
- are currently in receipt of a post-16 bursary
- are in receipt of free school meals
- are currently looked-after / in care or have recently left care
- have a disability
- post-16 students on vocational qualifications in state funded institutions (who are doing no more than one standard A-level)
- mature students (those on an Access course and / or those over 21-years-old).
We can help you identify a cohort if you could provide us with the postcodes of learners within your group and an explanation of how they meet the above criteria. Please contact us for more information.