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Women in STEM Women in STEM shirts
25th February - 25th March
Women in STEM now have a selection of tops S, M and L featuring the societies logo on the front. Tops are available for £12 until the end of this term so buy yours now before they run out!
Public Speaking Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March - 1st May
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March - 8th May
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
20th April
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
21st April
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
22nd April
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
Origami origami Society session
22nd April
5N.4.7
Come make Origami with us
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
23rd April
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
AuDHD Neurodivergent Society Kahoot and Nintendo Switch Games
23rd April
TC.2.6 + 2.7
Join us for a home-made Kahoot and Nintendo Switch games including Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
24th April
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Coding Club Regular Project session
24th April
Volunteer to teach the basics of coding and IT to primary school kids. The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
Speech and Language Therapy SLT Society Guest Speaker Talk: Sarah Everett
24th April
Online via Zoom
Buy Tickets
RPG & Tabletop Board Game Night
24th April
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
African Caribbean ACS EAT N GREET
25th April
The Atrium
Come kick back and chill with loads of food, drink and games!!
Buy Tickets
Speech and Language Therapy SLT Society April 2024 Journal Club
25th April
Online via Zoom
Powerlifting 2024 BUCS Championships
26th-28th April
Cardiff
Entries open - 1st March 2024. Entries close - 26th March 2024. Last date for athletes to gain a QT - 22nd March 2024.
VTeam Lingo Project French Sessions
26th April
Volunteer to teach primary school kids French! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
27th April
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
27th April
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
28th April
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam One-Off Project VOLUNTEER FOR DERBY DAY 2024
29th April
On campus
Register here to volunteer to help us deliver the Derby Day! There are multiple shifts to choose from through the day.
VTeam One-Off Project VOLUNTEER TO MARSHALL AT HOLI FESTIVAL!
29th April
On campus
Come and help us deliver the Hindu festival Holi, often known as 'The Festival of Colours' from 12:00 to 17:00 on campus.
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
29th April
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Einstein Regular Project session
29th April
Want to volunteer and give something back to society? Come along with VTeam to teach pupils fun science experiments! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
30th April
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
Clothes Exchange Clothes Sale for Charity
30th April
Square 3
A second-hand clothes sale, raising money for an important charity!
AuDHD Neurodivergent Society Neurodifference Presentations
30th April
TC.2.14 + 2.15
Present on your neurodifference or come along and see what your fellow members have to say!
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
1st May
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
1st May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Coding Club Regular Project session
1st May
Volunteer to teach the basics of coding and IT to primary school kids. The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
RPG & Tabletop Board Game Night
1st May
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
VTeam Art Club Regular project
2nd May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Lingo Project French Sessions
3rd May
Volunteer to teach primary school kids French! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
4th May
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
4th May
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam One-Off Project VOLUNTEER AT ESSEX GOT TALENT 2024!
4th May
Ivor Crewe Hall
Essex's biggest Talent Show is Back and Better than Ever! Volunteer on the day to help us deliver it 🥳
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
5th May
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
6th May
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Einstein Regular Project session
6th May
Want to volunteer and give something back to society? Come along with VTeam to teach pupils fun science experiments! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
7th May
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
AuDHD Neurodivergent Society Jackbox
7th May
TC.2.14 + 2.15
Join us for some Jackbox games :D
VTeam VOLUNTEERING AWARDS 2024 - VTEAM & REBEL
7th May
Ivor Crewe
Join us for a celebration of the incredible achievements of our VTeam and Rebel students.
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
8th May
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
8th May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Coding Club Regular Project session
8th May
Volunteer to teach the basics of coding and IT to primary school kids. The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
RPG & Tabletop Board Game Night
8th May
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
Essex Blades Sports Awards
8th May
Ivor Crewe
Join us for an evening of celebrations looking back at the achievements of the Essex Blades during 2023-24 Academic Year.
Buy Tickets
VTeam Art Club Regular project
9th May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Lingo Project French Sessions
10th May
Volunteer to teach primary school kids French! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
11th May
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
11th May
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
12th May
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
13th May
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Einstein Regular Project session
13th May
Want to volunteer and give something back to society? Come along with VTeam to teach pupils fun science experiments! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
14th May
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam One-Off Project VTEAM CAFE
14th May
The Atrium
A day full of microvolunteering activities students can dive in while enjoying free tea, coffee and biscuits in The Atrium!
AuDHD Neurodivergent Society Arts and Crafts
14th May
CTC.2.01
Bring along your own craft project or see what we have to offer :D
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
15th May
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
15th May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
RPG & Tabletop Board Game Night
15th May
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
VTeam Art Club Regular project
16th May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Lingo Project French Sessions
17th May
Volunteer to teach primary school kids French! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
18th May
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
18th May
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
Speech and Language Therapy SLT Society Summer Ball 2024!
18th May
Colchester Officers' Club
Join us for an incredible evening to celebrate the year!
Buy Tickets
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
19th May
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
20th May
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Einstein Regular Project session
20th May
Want to volunteer and give something back to society? Come along with VTeam to teach pupils fun science experiments! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
21st May
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
Clothes Exchange Clothes Sale for Charity
22nd May
Square 3
A second-hand clothes sale, raising money for an important charity!
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
22nd May
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
22nd May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
RPG & Tabletop Board Game Night
22nd May
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
VTeam Art Club Regular project
23rd May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Lingo Project French Sessions
24th May
Volunteer to teach primary school kids French! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
25th May
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
25th May
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
26th May
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
27th May
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Einstein Regular Project session
27th May
Want to volunteer and give something back to society? Come along with VTeam to teach pupils fun science experiments! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
28th May
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
29th May
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
29th May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
RPG & Tabletop Board Game Night
29th May
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
VTeam Art Club Regular project
30th May
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Animal Protection session at Horse and Donkey Rescue
1st June
Join the VTeam for a wholesome volunteering experience of animal protection at the horse and donkey rescue farm!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
1st June
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
2nd June
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
3rd June
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Einstein Regular Project session
3rd June
Want to volunteer and give something back to society? Come along with VTeam to teach pupils fun science experiments! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
4th June
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
5th June
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
5th June
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
6th June
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
8th June
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
Barcelona Travel Travel Society Barcelona trip
9th-13th June
Barcelona
Barcelona trip with travel society!
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
9th June
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors Therapy Dogs session
10th June
Silberrad Foyer
VTeam Wellbeing Ambassadors presents... dog therapy! De-stress by spending time with therapy dogs in Sillberrad Student Centre :)
VTeam Refugee Teaching Project (RTP)
11th June
Volunteer to help refugees and migrants learn English! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Community Creative Writing Project
12th June
4SW.6.18 (Seminar Room 3)
Do you want to try out writing poems and stories? Join us for exciting volunteering sessions of community creative writing!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
12th June
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Art Club Regular project
13th June
Off campus - TBC when you register
Want to get creative and help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism at a day centre in Colchester improve their wellbeing? Join Art Club!
VTeam Community Learning Project session
15th June
Off campus
Volunteer in a Braintree community centre to teach elderly and people with mild learning disabilities IT and numeracy skills! The sessions happen weekly, you have to sign up to the project to participate :)
VTeam Green Thumbs Gardening Session
16th June
Meet on Square 3, then walk to the Allotment Together
Join Green Thumbs in our allotment to learn about growing veggies, meet new people with an interest in gardening, and de-stress :)

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