Day: 16 May 2019

  • Highlights from the East Midlands this Year!

    This year has already seen dozens of speakers delivering talks across the East Midlands. Below are a few highlights from what we’ve seen so far.   Baroness Tina Stowell Baroness Tina Stowell spoke to students from Year 10 to Year 13 at South Nottinghamshire Academy about how attitude can be key to success. “She was very at ease with speaking with the students,” according to the academy, and they were excited to see her come and speak to their students.   David Dein MBE, Former Chairman of Arsenal and the Football Association  David Dein offered a series of talks this […]

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  • Leading designer: ”Do what you love – and have fun!”

    This week headed to Orchards Academy to hear from Sterling Prize winner, Professor Sadie Morgan about the importance of creativity and pursuing what you love. ”When you’re thinking about what you want to do, think about how you want to change and how you want to affect your environment.” Professor Morgan shared a lot of great stories and insights from her unexpected journey that has gotten her into her career today, as well as inspiring advice: ‘It’s OK to have crazy ideas.’ ‘Don’t be afraid to experiment and inspire the people around you.’ Reflecting on her school years, Sadie said […]

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