Placement year student kicks off placement at Premier League football team!

Placement Student - Tom DaceyEssex 2nd year Sports and Exercise Science student, Tom Dacey, has just begun an exciting placement year with West Ham United Football Club.

Working with them for the full season as a Sports Scientist, Tom will get the chance to practise many of the skills he has learned in his time here at Essex and no doubt learn many more! We caught up with Tom to see how he was getting on…… Continue reading

Bootcamp 2016

Essex Startups Bootcamp 2016 – “The perfect way to start summer”

Essex Startups students have worked super hard this year. Having completed their exams, for 30 ambitious students the work didn’t stop at ‘pens down’. Together these entrepreneurs spent two days at the Essex Startups annual summer Bootcamp to bring their ideas to life.

Essex Startups Bootcamp – The biggest competition for start-ups on campus from University of Essex on Vimeo. Continue reading

East 15 at the Edinburgh Fringe

East 15 Acting School graduates shows hit the Edinburgh Fringe festival – we couldn’t be more proud!

Many of the shows running at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival were launched by funding the graduates received from the Class of 2016 East 15 Awards offer.

We’ve seen many 2016 graduates so far benefit from the Class of 2016 support package but the East 15 shows opening at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival show how quickly efforts can pay off after graduation. Continue reading

Teaching Fair – Essex’s newest careers event!

Interested in Teaching as a career?

Considering teaching as an option? Literally clueless and want to broaden your options? Essex’s newest careers fair is the one for you!

Teaching Fair, Thursday 20 October, 5pm to 7pm

Teaching Fair is your opportunity to find out what it’s REALLY like to be a teacher. Get advice on how to get into teaching and speak to real schools and providers who will be recruiting a variety of positions on the day. Continue reading