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HeppSY+ Conference Makes a Big Impression on South Yorkshire Students

HeppSY+ Conference Makes a Big Impression on South Yorkshire Students

Friday 23rd March 2018

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Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) students from two schools and one college in South Yorkshire came together on Wednesday 7th March to explore their higher education opportunities. Over 60 students from Parkwood Academy, Firth Park Academy and Longley Park Sixth Form College attended a jam-packed day of activity at Sheffield Hallam University. The conference was arranged by HeppSY+ to…

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Widening Participation Takes To The Road

Wednesday 31st January 2018

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Since October 2017 the Higher Education Progression Partnership South Yorkshire Plus (HeppSY+) have been travelling around schools and colleges across the Sheffield City Region delivering higher education help and guidance to those most at risk of missing out. The HeppSY+ Bus, is a double decker mobile classroom, enabling two simultaneous workshop sessions to take place. It can accommodate up to…

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Sheffield Sharks Launch New HeppSY+ Supported Programme: Above the Rim

Sheffield Sharks Launch New HeppSY+ Supported Programme: Above the Rim

Monday 30th October 2017

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HeppSY+ has recently embarked on a new programme with the Sheffield Sharks basketball team. The programme, Above the Rim, has been developed by the Sharks to encourage secondary school students to understand the impact and benefits of higher education. The scheme aims to provide young people with relatable and understandable information about university, whilst help them to consider it as…

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New Campaign Gets On The Road To Inspire Teenagers’ Higher Education Journey

New Campaign Gets On The Road To Inspire Teenagers’ Higher Education Journey

Wednesday 18th October 2017

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A new campaign to increase the number of teenagers from South Yorkshire going on to higher education has been given a boost. Education chiefs from the Higher Education Progression Partnership South Yorkshire (HeppSY+) have launched a mobile classroom in Sheffield city centre today – Wednesday, October 18th. Our team of Graduate Interns will tour the region giving talks and workshops…

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South Yorkshire Students Enjoy Built Environment Summer Camp

South Yorkshire Students Enjoy Built Environment Summer Camp

Friday 18th August 2017

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Thirteen Y12 students from Wath Comprehensive and Longley Park Sixth Form College recently enjoyed a four day Built Environment Summer School funded by HeppSY+ (Higher Education Progression Partnership South Yorkshire Plus). The summer school, which was designed by Bee Gan from Sheffield Hallam University’s Natural & Built Environment Department, involved a number of different activities delivered by HeppSY+, Sheffield Hallam…

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