At the University of Essex we have an amazing Students' Union that helps fight for the things that Students need on campus, as well as supporting students throughout their degree. From having two shops on the Colchester Campus, to a Salon with reduced prices for Students, and SUHomes a sevice which helps you find a … Continue reading 5 Reasons our SU is the Best
As you come to the end of your time in secondary school you may be coming to the point of exams for A-Levels, International Baccalaureate, or other school exams. It can be a very stressful time, so I spoke to some 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students to get their tips to be successful in … Continue reading 5 Exam Tips from Current Students
There's many ways to get your voice heard while at Essex, here's some of the best ways that you can utilise as a student! 1. UKESEvery year the UK Engagement Survey is sent to all undergraduate students across UK universities to find out what students think of their university, course and much more. It's sent … Continue reading Ways to get your voice heard as a Law Student
While you may have written many essays and completed coursework pieces during A-Levels and your final years of school, university assignments probably still remain a mystery. In this post I'm going to show you what a law school assignment is like, how they're released and submitted, and what feedback you get following the essay. The … Continue reading What are law school assignments like?
As a law student, you often find yourself with a couple of hours gap in between lectures and classes. These gaps are the perfect time to get studying and assignments done so you have more free time at home! 1. Law School Common RoomWant to be surrounded by fellow law students? This area on the second floor of the … Continue reading 5 of the best places to study on the Colchester campus
Throughout the year the law school puts on a number of events and trips to benefit law students and students who are generally interested in law. Some of these involve taking certain modules, while others are open to all students. SLS Centenary Lecture with Lady HaleArguably the most exciting event of this academic year was the 2018 SLS Centenary … Continue reading Trips and Events with the University of Essex Law School
There's lots of things to do away from your studies as a law student, one of the best things to do is volunteer! This is a great addition to your CV and can give you a chance to learn more about law and how it works in real life. Street LawThe Street Law project is run … Continue reading Volunteering Opportunities for Law Students
When coming to university you may have ever been in a lecture hall before, which can be a nerve wracking experience. I know when I first came to Essex I had no idea how big the lecture halls were. I also didn't realise how many people would be in them. Today I'm going to try … Continue reading What is a law lecture like?
While there are a lot of lecturers and staff members, here's a quick run down of 5 important people in the Law School (and beyond)! I asked the people below 5 questions to find out more about them. What do you do/teach at Essex?How long have you been at Essex?What's your favourite thing about Essex?What's … Continue reading 5 important people to know once you’re at Essex Law School (and beyond)!
No matter what your issue, the University of Essex and the Student's Union will always try to help and assist you. In this post, we'll look at 5 of the many services on campus that are designed to help you. 1. The Law SchoolThe Law School has three main support services, they are your administrator and … Continue reading 8 Places you can get help whilst at University