Students Staff

27 January 2014

Southend-on-Sea Time-Lapse

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New Time-Lapse by Morten Rustad

The new time-lapse featuring the Southend Campus is now online! This is the third video made by second year Business Management student, Morten Rustad. This beautiful time-lapse shows the University of Essex Southend Campus and its fabulous surrounding areas; including the glorious beach and the amazing amusement park. Check it out and see why we are so proud of our Southend Campus.

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22 November 2013

A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Clifftown

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Our Autumn Season of East 15 productions is now well underway at Clifftown Theatre and we are about to stage our next production, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, with our BA Acting and Stage Combat graduating year.

Midsummer Night's Dream at the Clifftown Theatre

Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Clifftown Theatre

Thurs 5 – Sat 7 December

7:30pm & 2:30pm Saturday matinee

Follow Shakespeare’s classic tale of two pairs of lovers who run off to the forest and become caught up in a dispute between Oberon and Titania – King and Queen of the fairies.

The lovers become bewitched, along with a troupe of amateur actors who are using the forest to rehearse. Confusion, comedy, jealousy and chaos ensue in this stunning production set in the 1950’s.

Directed by Helen Leblique.

Helen has previously worked as Theatre Director at Freelance, Globe Education Practitioner at Shakespeare’s GlobeDirector at Orange Tree Theatre, and has been Assistant Director at Royal Shakespeare Company, English Touring TheatreShared Experience.

To book tickets please either email Megan Hung mhung@essex.ac.uk/ clifftown@essex.ac.uk, phone 01702 328335 or visit the Box Office at Clifftown.

**tickets are free for E15 students and staff**

NB: Thursday evening is already sold out – please book for Friday and Saturday shows to avoid disappointment.

For more information about our entire season, please pick up a Season Flyer from Clifftown or the Gatewaybuilding Southend, or check online at www.clifftowntheatre.co.uk

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13 November 2013

Record numbers of students are making Southend their home

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Our Southend campus has registered 1,000 students this academic year – the highest number ever!

Southend campus has 1,000 students

Southend campus has 1,000 students

Our very own campus-on-sea has surpassed the 900 students mark in the past, but this is the first year we have reached the magical 1,000 mark.

Welcome Week has also been declared a huge success this year with feedback from students suggesting the new activities were very well received and enjoyed by all.

If you would like to give your feedback on Welcome Week in Southend and make suggestions for how it can be improved, take part in the Students’ Union’s online survey.

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20 September 2013

New time-lapse video of The Forum Southend-on-Sea

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Our shiny new partnership building, The Forum Southend-on-Sea has now opened its doors to students – which means you can visit and use the new facilities.
forummapTo find out what’s on offer take a look at the new information leaflet illustrating everything you need to know about the new building and its layout. You can also see all the work that has gone into creating this state-of-the-art building on our timelapse video on The Forum webpages for staff and students. This impressive new building provides an academic library for students at our Southend Campus and substantial additional facilities to enhance excellence in education for our Southend Campus students. Built in partnership with Southend Borough Council and South Essex College, the second floor will be completely dedicated to the University, and accessible 24 hours a day.

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