You Said, We Did

You said the Diner was too busy during lunch breaks....

We have staggered student lunch times to reduce queues.

You said you wanted the most up to date equipment...

We provided new industry standard construction tools in the joinery workshop.

You said you wanted more use of laptops...

We’ve now provided more laptops to ensure students have better access.
You wanted a better selection of food options available at college...                          
We extended the variety and range of food available and made sure there’s plenty of healthy options too.      
 
You said it was expensive getting to college...
We now design class timetables to reduce the number of bus journeys you need to take.
 
You wanted a cash machine...
We installed a cash machine at the Manvers Campus with FREE withdrawals and FREE balance checks.
 
You wanted the Manvers Diner to look more inviting...
We’ve refurbished the diner and installed some new features like bar stools and comfortable seating.
 
You wanted support finding part-time work during your studies and full-time work at the end of your course...
We opened DVC Job Zone, based in the Manvers Diner, with staff who can help you search and apply for jobs.
 
You’d like to do more activities at DVC...
We employed a Student Activities Coordinator who organises a wide range of activities based on student demand, such as drama, street dance, Bokwa, badminton and music.
 
You wanted a space for just Higher Education lessons...
We have refurbished C201 and transformed it into a dedicated HE teaching room.
 
You wanted the HNC Business course to better suit your job role...
We changed the units on the course to reflect your suggestions.
 

Got an idea?

We value your views and would love to hear about your ideas and suggestions - simply email activities@dearne-coll.ac.uk

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