Students Staff

15 February 2019

Top Lines

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — tmarcu @ 9:15 am

Top Lines is a regular briefing for all staff from the Vice-Chancellor summarising the key issues, debates and decisions of University Steering Group (USG), Senate, Resources Committee, and Council. Take a look at the latest issue.

You can read more about key decisions at our University and capital development projects in the pipeline by signing up to Top Lines emails by emailing the Communications Office. You can also visit the Top Lines webpages. Top Lines is a regular briefing on the key issues, debates and decisions of University Steering Group (USG), Senate, Strategy and Resources Committee (SRC) and Council. You’ll need to enter in your login and password to access Top Lines online.

Also keep an eye out for Essex Weekly, the e-newsletter for staff, which will drop into your inbox each week. You can also check out Essex Daily, the blog for staff, for updates on everything from the latest research and events to staff news and estate updates.







Upcoming CADENZA Webinar

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Danielle Karanicholas @ 8:53 am

Organisational Development will be running a CADENZA webinar to provide  advice and guidance on the application requirements and process.  This is particularly useful to colleagues who are based away from campus or based in our other Essex campuses, however, all are welcome to book.

The session will be between 14:00 to 15:00 on Tuesday 26 February 2019.

More information and the link to book is here.

Please note this will take place via ZOOM and participants will be emailed the ZOOM link prior to the workshop.



Anti-Social Behaviour and Crime Consultation

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Danielle Karanicholas @ 7:53 am

Southend Borough Council is conducting a consultation on the proposed introduction of a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to prohibit certain activities within Southend town centre and seafront in accordance with the Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Disorder Act 2014.   The consultation is open until 11 March 2018.  Further details can be found at (click on ‘find out about recent consultations’ and the PSPO is listed under ‘have your say’).

How to Change the World!

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Danielle Karanicholas @ 7:53 am

Lunchtime: Friday 22 February between 1pm and 2pm

Room: TF.2.13 (The Forum 2nd floor)

An introduction to broad-based community organising that transforms our capacity to impact politics in order to change communities for the better.

With Citizens UK

Listen to Gregory’s story here:

The Clifftown Theatre Presents: Spring Season 2019, Daring, Diverse And On Your Doorstep…

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Nicola Paine @ 5:12 am

The Clifftown Theatre SPRING SEASON is announced!

28 Feb-2 Mar, 7:30pm (2 Mar matinee, 2:30pm)
Tickets: Only £6 for all Uni staff & students

There’s my phone, my TV, my laptop.
My xbox, my i-watch, my tablet.
My MP3, my Kindle, my fit-bit.

There’s the followers, the trolls, the hashtags.
The fake news, the meme’s, what’s trending?
I’m adding to my story.
I’m going live.

FILTER is an examination of a life led by technology. From social media to fortnight, FILTER questions the impact on future generations who experience and interact with the world through a lens.


14-16 Mar, 7:30pm (16 Mar matinee, 2:30pm)
Tickets: Only £6 for all Uni staff & students

“Russia is changing. Rules have been broken. Chaos is looming and families are falling apart.”

Considered to be one of the greatest novels of all time, adapted here for the stage, Tolstoy’s ANNA KARENINA is an examination of a country in the midst of extraordinary change. Through the impact of one woman’s decision, it looks at the troubling cost of love on the human soul.

This amateur production is performed by permission of The Agency Ltd.

21-23 Mar, 7:30pm (23 Mar matinee, 2:30pm)
Tickets: Only £6 for all Uni staff & students

PRIME is an opportunity for the graduating BA Physical Theatre actors to use everything they have learnt to create an exciting piece of original work.

A collection of solo, duet and ensemble performances that explore touching, beautiful and hilarious stories, all told in their unique and eclectic styles of physical theatre.

 Tickets are available NOW! Call 01702 328335 or simply CLICK HERE 

London Marathon 2019 – Pancreatic Cancer Action – Event Essex 

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Nicola Paine @ 4:14 am

Hi guys,

I’ve been lucky enough to receive a charity place to run the London Marathon on 28 April 2019 on behalf of the amazing charity, Pancreatic Cancer Action. We have a £2000 amount to raise this year for this incredible charity. It would be amazing if you would like to donate and sponsor me, any amount large or small is incredible. If you wish to donate please follow the link below. On the 21 March, between 10am and 2pm, we will have a stand on the ground floor of the Gateway Building with a raffle and goodies.

Many thanks,

Mark Smith

Event Essex

 I’m running the London Marathon 2019, please sponsor me on behalf of Pancreatic Cancer Action

8 February 2019

Staff Are Eligible For A 10% Discount On Greater Anglia Train Service For Season Tickets

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Nicola Paine @ 5:21 am

Staff are eligible for a 10% discount on Greater Anglia train service for Season tickets that are for travel to Southend or Colchester
This offer is only available from Greater Anglia Business Travel Centre.
To ensure your ticket is processed efficiently, the following information will be required: –

• Company Name
• Rail Ticket Start Date
• Duration of Ticket
• Rail Photocard Number
• Traveller’s Name
• Employee Number
• Journey Details

To make a booking please call:-

0345 600 7245 (option 2)
Tickets will be sent by 1st Class post within five working days, fees may apply
• Employee will be required to pay balance by card (Credit or Debit)
• Agreement can be terminated by either party giving 3 months notice.

If staff experience any difficulties accessing this service please contact Andrea Newlyn.

4 February 2019

8500 is the magic number

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nicola Paine @ 7:12 am

IT Services Southend is launching a new priority number – 8500 – to report lecture room AV/IT faults. IT Manager Southend and Loughton Matt Softly explains how it will work.