Essex Law Clinic Guest post by Zoé Monty & Priscillia Odia. NRPF (No Recourse to Public Funds) is a condition imposed on someone who is ‘subject to immigration control’. A person with no recourse to public funds is prohibited from accessing public funds such as certain welfare benefits and social housing. During last term, we … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic & The Red Cross: lifting the No Recourse to Public Funds restriction
Every undergraduate and postgraduate taught student at the University of Essex is assigned a personal tutor. This is an academic member of staff, who is there to support you in your studies. What can my personal tutor help me with? Your personal tutor can: Help you understand your feedback from assignments and discuss your academic … Continue reading Personal Tutors 101
Students and staff of the LLB English and French Law (Licence) are delighted to announce the launch of the very first edition of the Concours d'eloquence or the Great Eloquence Contest! This is running during the 2019-2020 academic year here at Essex. The contest is the opportunity for students to debate relevant topics, for and … Continue reading Concours d'eloquence!
What is the Law Ball? The Law Ball is an annual event run by the Events and Communications team within the School of Law. Last year, we ran our first Ball, which was was held at Wivenhoe House Hotel. This event sold out, with 75 people attending. This year we are making the Law Ball … Continue reading The Law Ball 2020
This week, we held our Client Interviewing Competition to select the team that would represent Essex Law School at the regional competition to be held next month at London South Bank University. The competition involved students working in a team of two in a simulated law office, where they interviewed and advised a 'client' (a … Continue reading Essex's Client Interviewing Competition!
What is the ELSA Society? The ELSA Essex society is a local group of The European Law Students' Association, which is the largest organisation for law students and young lawyers in the world! It has more than 54,000 members in 375 universities, giving its members the opportunity to meet people from all over the world. … Continue reading Have you heard of the ELSA Essex Society?
Now that submission deadlines for coursework are fast approaching, Joshua Gauci from our Undergraduate Education Team, is here to remind you all of the late submission and extenuating circumstances process. Please note that the University of Essex does not allow any extensions to coursework submission deadlines to be granted in advance, this is both for … Continue reading Guest post: A Guide to Late Submissions and Extenuating Circumstances from our Undergraduate Education Team.