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  1. Julie Mills Driving Education in Milton Keynes for Thirty Years

    Thirty years ago today (1st September), Dr Julie Mills OBE first walked through the doors of Milton Keynes College. Today she is Group Principal and CEO commanding enormous respect in the city and the wider world of education, but when she was a teenager herself such a future seemed unlikely.  Not keen on the classroom she dropped out…

  2. MK College celebrates raising £1000 for Harry’s Rainbow

    Since October we have been fundraising for our chosen charity of the year; Harry’s Rainbow, which supports local children and young people who have been bereaved of a parent or sibling. Thanks to the fundraising efforts of MK College staff, including quizzes and cake sales, we have raised £1000 for the children’s bereavement charity. Harry’s…

  3. Black Lives Matter to us

    By Julie Mills OBE, CEO & Group Principal People protesting the horrific killing of George Floyd in the United States and universal issue of racial injustice have asked the world to speak out and add their voices to the demands for change. It’s very easy to feel uncomfortably like jumping on a bandwagon at a…

  4. L&Q Place Makers Fund available to local organisations

    The L&Q Place Makers Fund is available to local organisations that share L&Q’s commitment to changing lives and enhancing communities. Milton Keynes College deliver the training element of L&Q’s apprenticeships and know from working with them how passionate they are about engaging with local communities. “The Place Makers Fund has always been about enhancing residents’ lives through…

  5. 15 things to do instead of scrolling on social media

    We’re all guilty of it. Scrolling endlessly on our social media apps when we think there’s nothing to do. Turns out, there’s plenty of things to do that don’t include even looking at your phone! We’re not expecting you to do away with your Instagram or Snapchat, but at least once a day make the…

  6. An unforgettable year

    Is that it already? It’s hard to believe that 2019 has been and almost gone. It’s been a year of incredible milestones both personally and for the College. As I look back on it it’s hard to believe we’ve managed to pack so much in, so I thought I would put together a list of…

  7. OBE for Dr Julie Mills, Group Principal and CEO of MK College

    Group Principal and CEO of Milton Keynes College and Chair of the Helena Kennedy Foundation, Dr Julie Mills, has been awarded her OBE by the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William at Buckingham Palace. Dr Mills was named by the Queen in this year’s Birthday Honours List for her services to business and to education. She…