Angela Maclean

Lews Castle College UHI student of the year 2011

Described as a ‘role model’ by her tutors, Angela was awarded the accolade in recognition of her dedicationto her studies, which saw her progress from national certificate level to gain an HNC Early Education and Childcare.

Encouraged by her success, she now hopes to complete the BA (Hons) Child and Youth Studies degree, and fulfil her ambition of becoming a primary school teacher.

Angela, mother to four-year-old Dylan,also found time to share her experience, and was commended for the guidance and support she offered to other students.

She said, “I have really enjoyed my studies. It’s been such a good experience and will be worth all the hard work if I can achieve my ambitions.”