MPW Birmingham: Latest News
The arrival of a gold crested invitation to attend the annual CIFE colleges Awards Ceremony at the House of Lords was not only a huge honour for the students who had been nominated to receive a prestigious award, but also for the members of MPW staff who were able to celebrate their success.
MPW Birmingham participated in the second CIFE football tournament which was held at the prestigious Saint George’s Park – the official training venue for England’s national football team.
To celebrate the end of the Spring term, the Art and Photography department travelled to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in West Bretton to spend a day enjoying open-air displays by some of the world’s finest sculptors.
MPW Birmingham continued with their to date impressive unbeaten football season with a comprehensive 5-1 victory over Cambridge Centre for Sixth Form Studies.
In February of this year, MPW Birmingham had the privilege of hosting the West Midlands round of the prestigious Oxford schools debating competition – the largest parliamentary style competition in the UK!
Each year we celebrate the achievements of our most outstanding students in our prize-giving event. This years prize-giving was presided over by Dr George Harris whose work with young people in the West Midlands as a clinical psychologist has brought enormous benefit and acclaim from those he has worked with.
On Thursday May 28th 2015 MPW Birmingham held its annual Sports Dinner at the Blue Piano restaurant, Edgbaston. The event is always one of the highlights of the year for students who are part of the football squad and was thoroughly enjoyed by all again this year.
On Tuesday the 28th April MPW Birmingham hosted MPW Cambridge in a football match. For several years now the two colleges have entered into a friendly rivalry with matches taking place both home and away. Earlier on in the season we travelled to Cambridge for the first leg and left with a two goals to one victory. It was a close encounter and Birmingham won the game thanks to a wonder strike from Arun Burgess.
MPW Birmingham participated in the first CIFE football tournament which was held at the prestigious Saint George’s Park. This venue will need no introduction to the football fans amongst you because it is an official training venue of the England football team.
Each year, MPW Birmingham students attend the Annual Model United Nations event at Haileybury College. Run by the various United Nation Associations across the world, it offers students the chance to be a delegate at an ‘as real’ General Assembly.