Lancaster & Morecambe College Students’ Union (LMCSU) has received national recognition of its outstanding work by receiving two NUS Awards. The NUS Awards are an annual celebration of the work of Students’ Unions. The Awards were presented at the NEC in Birmingham in July. LMCSU received the Diversity Award and the Student Opportunities Award.

LMCSU received the Diversity Award for their work on Gateway, an LGBT+ group for College students. The Union have worked hard to make Lancaster & Morecambe College a more open and accessible place for all students. Events such as the Big Chat have encouraged students to talk openly about mental health, and International Women’s Day was marked with This Girl Can sessions. 

LMCSU received the Student Opportunities Award for the vast improvements made throughout the year and their collaborations with other organisations in the area. The new student-led clubs, volunteering opportunities, and events have made Lancaster & Morecambe College a more fun, vibrant, and exciting place to study. Students over the age of 18 can now get involved with a whole host of sports clubs and societies thanks to LMCSU’s collaboration with University of Cumbria Students’ Union. The Union also advertises local volunteering opportunities online, to help students to get involved and local charities to find the help they need.

‘These awards cap of an amazing year for Lancaster & Morecambe College Students’ Union and are recognition of all our hard work. We hope to keep innovating, improving, and meeting the needs and aspirations of our diverse membership.’ – Frank Longdon, Student Liaison & Information, Advice and Guidance Officer

064 NUS Awards

 


 

Animal Studies Department Trips

August 14, 2017

The students in the Lancaster & Morecambe Animal Studies department have been treated to trips to so

Virgin Trains Mock Recruitment

August 07, 2017

Level 3 Business & Enterprise, along with Level 2 and 3 Travel & Tourism, and Travel Academy Air Cab

Students Develop at Great Tower

August 07, 2017

Year 1 Business Level 3 and Year 2 IT students went up to Great Tower Scout Camp for

Business Students head to Leadership Symposium

August 07, 2017

Following hosting the Working Options event, five students were given the opportunity to attend a pr

Double NUS Award For Students’ Union

August 02, 2017

Lancaster & Morecambe College Students’ Union (LMCSU) has received national recognition of its out

IT students complete 458 hours in industry

August 02, 2017

Computing Level 3 students completed an astonishing 458 hours of work placements with Jam Rock Desig

LMC Student Success at Strongman Competition

August 02, 2017

Lancaster & Morecambe College (LMC) student Kurtis Cusimano, age 18, has recently competed in a nati

Morecambe High Pupils Rewarded with Salon Treat

July 27, 2017

Six lucky students were invited to The Salon at Lancaster & Morecambe College as a reward for a year

Travel Students Learn From The Pros At Park Resort

July 11, 2017

LMC Travel and Tourism students were delighted to be invited to Ocean Edge Holiday Park in Heysham a

Entrance Closure Update

July 06, 2017

Work is due to start on our new College entrances. This means that the Torrisholme Road Entrance wil

Gareth Southgate Congratulates LMC On Funding Success

July 04, 2017

England Manager Gareth Southgate congratulates Lancaster and Morecambe College on their funding succ

Visual and Creative Studies End of Year Show

June 29, 2017

On Monday students and their families came together with staff to celebrate at the preview

Apprentice Awards Results

June 29, 2017

On 28th June we celebrated the efforts and achievements of our apprentices and employers over the pa

Elite Sports Academy’s Assessment Day

June 29, 2017

LMC Host Elite Sports Academy’s Physical Activity Gifted and Talented Assessment Day Lancaster &

Media Make-up Photos 2016-17

June 27, 2017

A selection of photos showcasing the work of our Theatrical Media Make-Up Level 3 students during th

Laurence Wins Android Tablet for Attendance

June 27, 2017

Congratulations to Laurence Youren who has won a new Tablet! Every full time Construction and Engin

Fabrication Students Design Campus Barrier

June 27, 2017

LMC Fabrication students design and construct new barrier for campus. Second year Fabrication and W

Chloe Kane Signs Indiana Scholarship

June 21, 2017

LMC are proud to announce that Chloe Kane has signed a two year Scholarship deal with Ancilla Colleg

LMC to Offer New Music Degree Course

June 20, 2017

LMC is delighted to be able to offer its first full degree programme, in Music Production, in partn

Students Coach at Trumacar Primary School

June 20, 2017

Sport & Public Services students at LMC recently coached and supported primary school children at th

Visual & Creative Studies End of Year Show

June 13, 2017

Our Visual & Creative studies students' work will be on display in the annual show at Lancaster & Mo

Students Host Primary Lacrosse Festival

June 08, 2017

Lancaster & Morecambe College Sports Leader students organised and supported the Lancaster and Morec

Students Coach at Local School Sport Festival

June 08, 2017

Sport & Public Services students at Lancaster & Morecambe College recently coached and supported pri

New Donation from SafeGuard Clothing

June 08, 2017

In line with Lancaster & Morecambe College’s high quality vocational education at all levels in a

Marines visit LMC Public Services Students

June 06, 2017

Public Services students welcomed the Marines to LMC who gave them a presentation and put them throu

Outdoor Activity for Westgate Primary School

June 06, 2017

LMC Public Services students recently welcomed a group of local school children from Westgate Primar

Charity Dance-a-thon Success

June 02, 2017

Students from Child Education and Health and Social Care participated in a charity dance-a-thon to r

Students Get the Digital Advantage

June 02, 2017

Back in January the college invited industry professionals from a ‘pop up’ digital media company

Learning Den Opening

June 02, 2017

At the end of the Spring term we officially opened our brand new space for Child Education stud

Students Shine at Volunteer Awards

June 02, 2017

This year our students have been more altruistic than ever, racking up an impressive 3750 hours volu

Public Services visit Altcar Training Camp

May 22, 2017

Public Services students from LMC recently completed a five day residential visit to Altcar Army Tra

LMC Student Paintballing Trip

May 18, 2017

A group of Level 1 Joinery students have recently been on a team building trip to Paint Mine Wood in

Ex LMC Student Wins LTS Award

May 18, 2017

On Wednesday 10th May, Lancaster Training Services Ltd held their 24th Annual Awards Evening at thei

Afternoon Tea at Coulson's

May 17, 2017

Coulson's restaurant at LMC held their first Afternoon Tea menu on 17th May.

Ambulance crew visit Treetops

May 17, 2017

Following the highly popular visit from the Fire Service last month, the Treetops Nursey was visited

Animal Studies visits Treetops

May 17, 2017

Our Treetops Nursery was recently treated to a visit from the LMC Animal Studies department

LMC gains Royal Horticultural Society approval

May 16, 2017

Following a visit from the Royal Horticultural Society, Lancaster & Morecambe College (LMC) has been

LMC Music Students Organise The End

May 10, 2017

On Wednesday the 17th of May, HNC students from Lancaster and Morecambe College will be hosting thei

Busy Industry Week for Child Education and Health & Social Care

May 08, 2017

Students and staff from Child Education and Health and Social Care took part in a busy Industry Week

Horror Music Performance

May 08, 2017

Year 1 students from Music Practitioner Level 3 students have been working hard to put tog

LMC Panability Football Team Visit Deepdale

May 05, 2017

The LMC Pan-Ability football team were involved in their final tournament of the year at Preston Nor

Principal's Welcome

May 05, 2017

Welcome to Lancaster & Morecambe College. High quality technical, vocational and professional develo

Beauty Students Train with Nouveau Lashes

May 02, 2017

Anne Perry, Nouveau Lashes lash trainer, came to The Salon at Lancaster & Morecambe College to deliv

LMC Success in SkillBuild Competition

April 28, 2017

Every year, the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) hold the SkillBuild competition where co

Lancaster Fire and Rescue Services visit LMC

April 26, 2017

The Lancaster Fire and Rescue Service recently visited the Treetops Nursery at LMC.

Local Students Enjoy Taster Sessions

April 25, 2017

Students from several high schools in the Lancaster area, including Ripley St Thomas, Our Lady&rsquo

Apprentice Awards 2017 Nominations Now Open

April 20, 2017

The nominations for the 2017 Apprentice Awards are now open!  LMC is one of the largest provid

What is Horticulture?

April 19, 2017

Horticulture, by definition, is the practice of gardening and management. But is there is much more

Joe Hamilton signs with The University of New Brunswick, Canada

April 11, 2017

LMC are proud to announce that Joe Hamilton has signed a 4 year Scholarship deal with The University

Media Trip to London

April 05, 2017

Students from Creative Digital Media Level 3 and Creative Media Production HNC Level 4 rec

David Wood's Retirement Party

April 05, 2017

Principal David Wood officially left us to retire last Friday and as a farewell, we held a smal

Joel Drewery Signs with The University of the Cumberlands, USA

April 04, 2017

LMC are proud to announce that Joel Drewery has signed a 4 year Scholarship deal with The University

New Principal - Wes Johnson

April 03, 2017

A warm LMC welcome to our new Principal, Wes Johnson, who joins College today! We're all looking for

Gateshead vs LMC Morecambe Academy

March 30, 2017

Morecambe Academy arrived in Gateshead looking to win this quarter final play off game, having a gre

College Football Academy Continue Their Success

March 30, 2017

Lancaster & Morecambe College Football Academy have won the English Colleges FA Category 1 League Ch

Former Sports Student Visits LMC

March 30, 2017

Ex-LMC Sports Student Dale Hargan recently visited to talk about the Football Business Degree Progra

LMC Students Visit Berlin

March 30, 2017

This trip marks the second year that we have run the Berlin trip for our Higher Education students i

Public Services Students Visit Preston Crown Court

March 28, 2017

Level three Extended Diploma in Public Services students from Lancaster & Morecambe College recently

LMC Football Academy Trials

March 27, 2017

Do you want to be a professional footballer and have the opportunity to earn a professional contract

Your Life Tomorrow Week

March 27, 2017

LMC students were able to take part in "Your Life Tomorrow" week last week, helping to support their

Art and Design Trip to Manchester

March 24, 2017

Students from Art and Design Level 3 and Art and Design Level 2 visited Manchester Mu

Hairdressing Fantasy Fair

March 23, 2017

Level 2 Hairdressing students worked on a fantasy hair, make-up and costume project on Thursday 23 M

New LMC Governors Sought

March 20, 2017

Have you thought about becoming a Governor at LMC? Would you like to play a key role in helping Lan

Students Take Their Artwork 'Home'

March 17, 2017

Visitors to the show home at Redrow’s Abode at Riverside View development in Lancaster will be