A Warm Welcome to All Elthamians and Friends of Eltham College
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The first regional reunion of 2017 took place in Bristol on 30 March.
OE Mark Sims (1993) runs up towers for fun! Like the Eiffel Tower, or the Empire State Building. He’s very good at it too!
Elthamians returned to Simpson's for drinks in March.
Eltham College was delighted to welcome back Haroon Chugtai, who left in 2012 to study BioMedical Engineering and then BioInformatics before joining the NHS.
OE William Cutting (1952) speaks about his long career in paediatrics and life in retirement as an author.
Belated congratulations to OE Anna Mallett (1992), who was appointed Chief Operating Officer for BBC Studios in 2016.
OE Tim Pearson (2016) is one of an elite set of engineering students who has been awarded a Diamond Jubilee Scholarship by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Tony Earl, former teacher at Eltham College has passed away, aged 74.
Congratulations to OE Caroline Miller (1990) who has been awarded an OBE in the New Year's Honours list.
OE Sophia Coltart née Punwar (1994) returned to Eltham College in November 2016 to undertake research with the students.
There was a great turnout for the 2016 Winter Reunion at Eltham College on Sunday 18 December.
Congratulations to OEs Giles Brennand-Roper, Scott Baker, Sam Cryan and Emma Drake on achieving their Gold DofE Awards.
New to the careers forum carousel for 2016, was Public Service and we were delighted to welcome back three OEs, Matt Costello (2009), Rebecca Ross (2005) and Charlie Baker (1985) who joined the panel.
OEA Chairman, Chris Brain (1998) asks OEs what the Association means to them.
On Friday 11 November, it was lovely to be joined by three OEs at the Remembrance Day Service in the Chapel.
Adam Bowes (2015) recounts his trip to Costa Rica and Nicaragua with Raleigh International this summer.
Manish Chand is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at University College London Hospital and explains why MIS is the way forward.
Even just one term at Eltham College can have a lasting impact, OE Thomas Schöck explains why.
130 OEs and their guests gathered at Eltham College on Saturday evening for the 2016 Reunion Dinner.
Congratulations to OE Dr Colin Melville (1977) who has been appointed as the new Director of Education and Standards at The General Medical Council (GMC), from January 2017.
The Class of 2006 gathered in London to mark 10 years since leaving Eltham College
Four OEs have joined the teaching staff at Eltham College and spoke to Elthamians about why they have returned to the College.
Over the summer of 2016, we welcomed 84 new Old Elthamians.
OE Malcolm Jones (1972) spoke to Elthamians about an eventful visit to Georgia.
The picture of the Old Quad in an earlier issue of the OE magazine has prompted me to reminisce over the Eltham College that I attended.
We spoke to 2003 leaver Emma Joy-Staines about the charity she has set up with her husband, and the challenges that they have faced after her husband’s disability.
With the sun still shining after a fantastic day of cricket, it was time to say goodbye to some of the stalwarts of the Eltham College teaching staff.
The Old Elthamians’ Association welcomes this year's leavers and wishes them all the best of luck in the next chapter of their lives.
We spoke to Surgeon Lieutenant Josh Bakker-Dyos (2004) about the adventurous places he has worked, and learned about the commitment and education he needed to get started.
Tim Hotham is retiring from Eltham College after 35 years of teaching.
We were delighted that OEs were the guests of honour at both the Senior School Speech Day and Junior School Prize Giving evenings.
The theme for this year’s ECCO concert was predominantly Russian in flavour, ranging from classic Russian folk songs to thrilling orchestral masterworks by the greatest Russian symphonic composers.
So, 5km swim and Half Ironman completed. How was it?
On Friday 17 June, as the rest of South East England was submerging under flash floods, 28 OEs and some of their former teachers gathered at Sundridge Park Golf Club for the seventh annual OE Golf Day.
How do you celebrate your birthday when you get to 60? A group of 1974 leavers showed us how!
As many of you know, there are a number of gaps in our set of sports photos on display in the corridor between Central Hall and King George’s Hall.
From cuddling pufflings to fieldwork up a mountain in gale-force winds, Natalie Cozzolino (2004) recalled her varied year, on a graduate placement with Scottish National Heritage (SNH).
The South East reunion dinner was held at Eltham College on Friday 6th May.
Blackheath and Old Elthamians Hockey Club took on Guernsey in the England Hockey National Trophy Final at Olympic Park on Sunday 1 May 2016
On a recent family visit to London from his home in Cleveland, Ohio, Stephen Brown (1958) took time out to invite three of his contemporaries to lunch.
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical, whose cast includes OE Ruth Bratt (1994), has won one of the most prestigious awards in the West End.
Always a very popular careers forum, the focus in March was on careers in Finance.
A new careers forum was held at Eltham College on Tuesday 1st March, with the focus on roles in the Construction industry.
A memorial service was held at Eltham College on Saturday 5th March for former teacher Christine Tadman.
This year’s Old Elthamians’ Oxbridge Dinner was once again graciously hosted at Magdalen College, Oxford by OE Robert Douglas-Fairhurst.
On Friday 26 February, the Coding Club and A level Computer Science students were visited by OE Julius Sweetland (2001) to hear about his software - Optikey.
Congratulations to OE Ajay Kapur (2015) who gained his Half Blue in water polo playing for Oxford against Cambridge on 27 Feb in the 125th anniversary Varsity match.
The 2015 Annual Fund Telephone Campaign raised £90,062 with two thirds of the money going towards Bursaries at Eltham College. A huge thank you to everyone who supports the annual fund.
It is with great sadness that we record the death, unexpectedly, of Ian Beith on 5 December 2015.