A Blackburn student’s outstanding efforts at North East Scotland College have been recognised with a prestigious award.
Claire Morrison (19), from Blackburn has recently completed an HND Communication with Media at North East Scotland College, and has been presented with the Aberdeen Communications Group ‘Best Student’ Award by Julie Brander of Aberdeen Communications Group, at a special ceremony at the college.
The award is given annually to one student in the second year of the HND course.
On presenting Claire with her award, Julie said: “Through the presentation of this award, we feel that it actively encourages the students to prosper and achieve the very best that they can, both in terms of learning and experience.
“In the past, this award has been presented to students who have gone on to have very successful careers within the communications industry.
“I am delighted to be presenting this award to Claire and on behalf of the group, we wish her every success with her future studies and career.”
Commenting on her award, laire added: “I have really enjoyed my time at the college and feel the HND has opened my eyes to so many opportunities.
“The course has really enhanced my interest in the subject and my confidence has grown over the last two years.”