Congratulations to all our STEM Academy students who recently graduated from the Career Ready programme, with a special mention to Joel Dallas and Katie Cullen who picked up special awards at the recent graduation ceremony at Queen’s University Belfast. Construction student Joel from Stewartstown was awarded ‘Internship Student of the Year’ and Katie, a second year Applied Science student from Dungannon was awarded ‘Student Ambassador of the Year’.
In addition to the awards, each student also received a £50 Amazon voucher. At the ceremony, both Joel and Katie shared their experiences of the Career Ready programme including the mentoring support, masterclasses and their placements with Henry Brothers Ltd and Moy Park respectively. Joel continues to work with Henry Brothers Ltd and he will begin the Higher Level Apprenticeship in Construction with Surveying, in September.