Excellence at work

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Using data to help our students succeed

Our Education Strategy commits us to place our students as full members at the heart of our living and learning community.

Over the last year we have made significant progress in relation to providing timely information to students about their studies:

Our Pro Vice-Chancellor, Education, Professor Aletta Norval, explains how Learner Analytics are being used to support our students to succeed.

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Celebrating LGBT History Month

We've got events happening throughout the month to mark LGBT History month. Take a look at what's coming up

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Our Innovation Centre secures £2m funding award

Find out more about the Innovation Centre at our Knowledge Gateway which has secured a £2m funding award from the Government.

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Working on a project?

We’ve simplified our Project Management Framework to make it easier to use. Find out more about what the changes mean for you.

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Word from the Top

Take a look at Top Lines, our regular report detailing the decisions and discussions taking place at USG and other top table meetings.

Supporting you

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As a member of staff, you can access free and confidential counselling and support services through our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) with Validium.

Supporting students

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Students may ask for support or information outside of your specialism. See the guidance on referring students to the appropriate specialist support service.

Our identity

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Our Essex values, culture, philosophy and approach set us apart from other institutions. Find out more about our challenger philosophy and how we express it.