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Students to pay tribute to Stephen Hawking at memorial service

Students to pay tribute to Stephen Hawking at memorial service

Three National Star students will pay tribute at Professor Stephen Hawking’s memorial service on 15 June. They each use electronic communication devices to enable them to speak, just as Professor Hawking did.

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National Star launches Gloucester Rugby auction

National Star launches Gloucester Rugby auction

National Star is celebrating the end of its 50th anniversary year by holding a special online auction. The charity will be auctioning 18 Gloucester Rugby shirts that have been worn by the team’s players. The auction launches on Saturday 26 May 2018.

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Gala dinner raises £55,000 for National Star

A gala dinner to mark the end of National Star’s 50th anniversary year has raised £55,000 for the charity.

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National Star to host recruitment open days

National Star to host recruitment open days

Throughout June 2018 National Star will open its doors to the public for three exciting recruitment open days at its sites in Ullenwood, Hereford and Mamhilad.

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Technology enables student to play Minecraft with his eyes

Technology enables student to play Minecraft with his eyes

A National Star College student has wielded a sword and flown through a virtual world as he helped test new technology which allows him to play Minecraft with his eyes.

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National Star launches website usability survey

National Star launches website usability survey

National Star has launched a survey to gather feedback about the ways its service users and beneficiaries interact with its website.

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