Paula Mildenhall started out doing her A Levels at City College Norwich in 1984 and then the world has been her oyster literally! From Women of the year to a PhD she has made quite an impact!
Bruce Pearson started his Further Education at City College taking his A Levels amongst which one was Art. He recalls the years at college as being most inspirational and he shares a fascinating story of many achievements reflecting on 40 years of travel!
Rosemary Dyer (formerly Booty) studied at City College Norwich from 1973-1975. During this time she studied A Levels in Geography, Sociology and English Literature. She recalls many inspiring teachers and recalls how in Humanities classes she was encouraged to call teachers by their first names!
Starting at college, Rebecca Perry was just 16 years old and initially came to undertake her A Levels. She had an aptitude for education and certainly a passion which still remains with her today. She liked it so much at college that despite some brief interludes with other education providers and employers she hasn’t been able to leave us and is now a very successful Planning and Performance Programme Manager at the college.
Duncan’s story is one starting with communications, lots of photography, travels, the Royal Marines, sailing the seven seas and finally ending where it all began back in Communications. It’s a story full of adventure including him saving the lives of several Nicaraguan fishermen after Hurricane Mitch blitzed its way through the region!
Alex came to City College Norwich in 2009 from Denmark to undertake , so not only a total change in education system but a different language to be taught in! Alex rose to the occasion and proved he was up to the challenge, achieving A’s & A*’s! Now a Master of Physics he is sure to emerge as a shining light in the Science World!
Jon’s life changed drastically when he left home at the age of 17. He didn’t have an easy time as he had to find his way after a brief spell of homelessness – sleeping rough mainly on railway stations
Former A Level student Josée Tisdale has had quite a journey with us, from being one of the first City Academy Norwich students to attend the college, representing students as Further Education officer, achieving her A Levels and going on to a degree in Special Educational Needs at the University of St Mark and St John Plymouth (‘Marjon’) – before coming back to the college as a CSS.
Art, New York, Stephen Fry and Zoology. Read our fascinating A-Z of A Levels at City College Norwich.