The new build has two separate buildings and opens in Grays high street this September, with this video focussing on the larger West Building as it fills the…Continue
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One of its presenters, Alex Holland-Martin, arranged for Steve Hewlett, the only ventriloquist to ever make it to the Britain’s Got Talent finals, to come onto his show. Steve brought…Continue
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It may not have been a Bafta nomination but South Essex College was named ‘Education Tweeter of the Week’ in a blog by Elephant Creative recently.
The company said that ‘Twitter engagement at South Essex College is fantastic, excited students are tweeting and buzzing about their first day of term and the Twitter…team have opened the social platform for students to engage, interact and converse with staff, administrators and other students.’
The team is actually pretty much one…Continue
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Main contractor, Skanska, is now on site working to complete the £45 million project which is helping to…Continue
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Students across South Essex College have seen robots taking over their computer screens recently. Fear not, this isn’t some ‘rise of the machines’ it’s simply a winning design by a BA (Hons) Digital…Continue
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Students from the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy at South Essex College are finding innovative ways to revolutionise the banking system in Britain, through a challenge set by leading business and financial advisory firm Grant Thornton UK LLP.
As trust in the…Continue
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The last typewriter ever to be produced in the UK rolled off the production line last week but CILEx (Chartered Institute of Legal Executives) students from South Essex College won’t be mourning this ‘museum piece’.
Second year …Continue
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The students had the chance to experience its indoor shooting ranges, handling and firing SA80 Army rifles, before heading out onto the…Continue
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Prosthetics expert Stuart Bray visited the Thurrock Campus of South Essex College recently to run a lifecasting workshop for students studying VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects and Hair and Media Makeup.
Stuart has worked as a freelance prosthetic and makeup effects artist in the…Continue
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At Borough Market in Southwark the 12 students took the chance to see and experience fresh produce from around the world, from…Continue
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That many students stepped forward to be a part of it that the organisers of the scheme sent an Olympic Ambassador…Continue
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Fourteen of South Essex College’s Football Academy students got to experience life as professional footballers recently as they visited the multi-million pound training grounds of Stoke FC and the England team.
The trip to see the world-class training facilities saw the…Continue
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Nobody does it better than Access to HE (Media) lecturer, Darren Thomas, who has been given an award at South Essex College’s annual Staff Award ceremony. He was nominated by one of his former students, Dan Croager, after he wrote in singing his praises.
Dan, 25, a former Access to Higher Education student of…Continue
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They’ve designed pleated products for Royalty, Lady Gaga and had their work featured in Harry Potter, but famed pleating company, F. Ciment (Pleating) Ltd, swapped the soundstages of Hollywood for Southend-on-Sea when it stopped by to talk to over 40 fashion students about their craft at…Continue
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The Dermal Institute is a learning facility to train professionals already in the industry. The masterclass equipped the students…Continue
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A group of talented BTEC level 3 Performing Arts students transported audiences back in time to the late Victorian/ Early Edwardian world of Southend at Priory Park recently, as part of an exciting community project performance.
They have been working with Southend-based theatre production company, Pinpoint…Continue
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Based in Purfleet, which rather fittingly is where part of the horror classic is set, the students worked with established playwright Patrick…Continue
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The events of the Olympics may now seem like they are in the distant past but students at South Essex College have been thinking more about its lasting legacy with a bike event that was looking for Southend’s answer to Bradley Wiggins or Victoria Pendleton.
A giant temporary bike track inside the College’s…Continue
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