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LO2S 2017!



Can you believe that the summer holidays are almost over? We certainly can't! 6 weeks of late n...

End of S3 Events For This Year





Our team love getting out into schools and working with young people, and the journey star...

Our New Fabulous Senior Students!

At LIFT OFF Towers, we are finding it hard to believe that we are into February already! Where did J...

We LURVE our student volunteers





LIFT OFF just simply could not operate without our dedicated Student Volunteers. These lov...

Happy birthday, LO2S

We're finding it hard to believe, but our FAB.U.LOUS LO2S residential event has just finished for th...

Facebook Name Change



Some of you may have noticed that our facebook page name has changed from LIFT OFF to Sarah Mor...

LO2S is taking shape

LO2S is fast approaching

Mairi has been busy finalising our exciting, jam packed itinerary for 2...

LIFT OFF Learning Skills Success

CONGRATULATIONS!

133 pupils from our 14 partner schools passed LIFT OFF Learning Skills. The wor...

Making the right choice for ME - the student voice

Wednesday 10th February saw LIFT OFF particpating in a conference organised by the AQMeN group ...

LIFT OFF Pupils in Nursing Simulations

LIFT OFF has been working alongside Tom Mcconnachie of Dundee University to engage school pupils in ...

S6 What's Next?...

You've done your research, spent hours perfecting your personal statement and finally completed your...

LOLS feedback week!

Phew! This week it's all about feedback for S5 pupils who took part in our fabulous LOLS (LIFT OFF L...

S4 Campus Event

So our first Campus Event for S4 pupils got off to an awesome start with our core pupils from A...

Student Finance: A Guide For You

Thinking of applying for a full-time higher education course (HNC, HND, degree) at college or univer...

Exclusive for S6 pupils and parents/carers

Not sure what the next step is after school?

Worried about whether college or University is righ...

PENS AT THE READY... OUR TUTORS HAVE ARRIVED

If you are a senior pupil in our partner schools watch out as LIFT OFF are in school to tell you all...

Fife STEM Event

Today pupils from Beath, Glenwood, Kirkland and Lochgelly High School attended the LIFT OFF STEM eve...

Pupils talk with engineers

A free online event where school pupils meet and interact with engineers.

For more details click...

SHEP Students nailed it at Learning for All!

The Learning for All event for practitioners is a great opportunity to meet our  partners,...

A huge LIFT OFF welcome to Louise

A huge welcome to our new development worker Louise Cascarino who started 2 weeks ago. Here's what s...

LOLS success

WELL DONE!

138 pupils from our 14 partner schools passed the LIFT OFF learning skills course (LO...

Facebook re-launch!

This week we have re-launched our Facebook business page! Exciting Stuff!!

The page will have lo...

Facebook re-launch!

This week we have re-launched our Facebook Business Page! Exciting Stuff!!

The page will have lo...

S3 Events



Check out Brian and our Senior Volunteer Dylan at the Brechin High School S3 event!

The S3 ...

Volunteering opportunities at LIFT OFF

Our fab development worker Mel is at The Dundee Volunteering Fair today on the look out fo...

Meet the (new) team

So, after a very emotional summer when we had to say goodbye to loads of lovely folks (Wilma, Fiona,...

LO2S Pictures have landed!

Wow! What a rip-roaring success Week 1 of our annual summer residential, LO2S, turned out to be. So ...

Our new programme - in a booklet!

We've been out and about delivering our shiny new programme in schools since September this year. If...

A Big THANK YOU to our Student Volunteers

Wow! Our student volunteers have certainly been very busy over the last academic year. Along with ou...

Admissions Seminar 2013

Our second ever admissions conference for teachers was held at Abertay University yesterday. The eve...

Student focus for national meeting

We know that the young people we work with really appreciate the role that students play in our prog...

Gemma's left LIFT OFF

It was a sad day on Wednesday at LIFT OFF Towers. It was Gemma's last day of working with LIFT OFF. ...

LIFT OFF Update

The current round of SHEP funding comes to an end in July 13. All the indications are positive and w...

Pupil Forum - Team Awesome Super Cool

The FABULOUS LIFT OFF Pupil Forum met in Dundee on Wednesday, 10th October.

Giving up their own ...

Steph's started at LIFT OFF

Over the last few months at LIFT OFF we've had lots of changes.

Some have been sad... Like Chery...

Beath's First UCAS Information Evening for Parents a Success

Beath High School hosted their first UCAS Information evening for parents on Tuesday 25th September....

Gemma's LIFT OFF Journey

Standing outside my school, a brightly coloured suitcase in hand, waiting nervously for a bus to tak...

Widening access - our contribution to the national discussion

There has been much national debate around the area of Widening Access recently, kick...

Cheryl leaves LIFT OFF

After over three-and-a-half years of organisation, dedication and motivation, we have bid a sad fare...

LIFT OFF Week 1 Lowdown

Oh my God... we can't actually believe that week 1 is over already, and week 2 has nearly begun...

NUS Scotland visit LIFT OFF

We recently had some special guests here at LIFT OFF Towers. Robin Parker, the president of NUS...

LIFT OFF Admissions Seminar

We are holding our first ever Admissions Seminar this Thursday, 24th May. The event - which is to be...

DJCAD Dundee Degree Show 2012

Calling all arty people!!  From tonight until May 27th - Duncan of Jordanstone College of ...

L02S - A Parent's Perspective

Sheila Parkin

My son, Shaun, took part in LIFT OFF to Success 2011 and is currently a 4th year p...

Pupil Forum Rocks Our Socks

The fabulous LIFT OFF Pupil Forum met on Saturday, 3rd March in Dundee.

Core Pupils and Student&...

LIFT OFF to Success!

The dates for LO2S 2012 are:

25 - 29 June

9 - 13 July

How excited are we?! Watch this sp...

LIFT OFF Student Placement

For two fab weeks LIFT OFF had a special guest working with them.  Ian was on placement fr...

LOLS @ Dundee College!

Friday 25th November saw the first ever LOLS Campus Visit take place at the new Gardyne Road Ca...

D of J Art & Design Visit Days

If you are considering a carrer within Art & Design then this could be a great opportunity....

CALLING ALL LIFT OFF STUDENT VOLUNTEERS!

I know that we just shouted that there but we think this is quite important news...

Test Your Brain

We all know how important the brain is.  It is the central nervous system of the body, controll...

RSAMD is now The Scottish Conservatoire

 

Last month Scotland saw one of its most specialist institutions make a big change&nb...

Watch out, LIFT OFF's about

It has come to that time of year again - LIFT OFF is back delivering workshops in your schools. ...

LIFT OFF NEEDS YOUR HELP!

 

For all of you at school - Your LIFT OFF needs you!  

If you haven't alread...

L02S week 2 - what's what!

A big helloooo to everyone coming on week 2 of L02S, Sunday 7th-Friday 12th August, from the LIFT OF...

L02S week 1 - over so soon :(

After all that planning and packing of cases -  week 1 of LIFT OFF 2 Success has...

L02S - So Soon!

It is coming up to that time of year again...

In no time at all we will be going on our sum...

The LIFT OFF Lowdown - Issue 2

Yeah, that's right... the new edition of the LIFT OFF Lowdown is officially here!!

The LIFT OFF ...

What?!? The LIFT OFF Team has changed?

Lately there have been a few changes to the LIFT OFF Team that we wanted to let you in on. Our much ...