Thursday, 31 January 2013

Spring 13 Meet-a-Family Reception


Here we have photos of some of our local community meeting up with students during the Meet-a-Family Reception Dinner. The snow was still thick on the ground, as our students gave a warm welcome to our guests.

Thursday, 3 January 2013

Spring 2013 Semester Arrivals

We will keep this page updated as we get news of faculty and student arrivals.
Saturday, 5th January 2013
12:00 - We are complete with all students safely at Harlaxton. Our independent arrivals have all arrived and we have spent the morning at a Opening Convocation and various orientation sessions. Later this evening we have the Principal's Reception and Opening Dinner, a formal 'dress up' meal where we all try to look our best despite the jet lag!

Friday, 4th January 2013
14:30 -  The third and final coach has arrived and we are now waiting for a few independent arrivals who should join us shortly.

12:00 -  The second coach has arrived and students are now finding their rooms, meeting and greeting, having a bite to eat and generally orientating themselves.

11:45 - The third and final coach has just left Heathrow and should be at Harlaxton at about 2:30pm.

11:00 - They're here and we are pleased to see them - the first coach has arrived! A long, long day and they're tired but, hey, we laid on some sunshine for them and Harlaxton looks beautiful.

10:45 - The first coach has made good progress and should be here at about 11:00.

09:50 - The second coach (bus) with 55 students has left Heathrow and we expect it to arrive at Harlaxton at about 12:20-12:50.

09:00 - The first coach (bus) left Heathrow at 08:30 with 58 students and is on its way to Harlaxton. We expect it to arrive at Harlaxton at about 11:30-12:00. We are experiencing some flight delays.

03:00 - Our couriers are on their way and all flights have departed albeit with a few delays.

Thursday, 3rd January 2013 
17:30 - Our faculty have arrived and we are busy preparing for student arrivals tomorrow. Our couriers will leave very early on Friday morning to arrive at Heathrow Airport on-time to begin meeting student arrivals.