Subjects in Brief
St Joseph's, Loudoun and Auchinleck academy pupils marked a year of East Ayrshire's pound;1m enterprise skills programme with an address to heads and business people. Ian and Anne Hope of Hope Homes, Marie Macklin of the Klin Group and Keith Murray of Lochaven International were among those who acted as mentors.
A student support worker at Angus College has been appointed an MBE in the Queen's birthday honours for "voluntary service to the international community". Hugh Henderson is the founder of Mission International, which supplies training, medical teams and sustainable aid to the world's poorest countries.