Res Life: Self-Isolate and Stay Connected - Virtual Events (21-27 June)

Residents' Assistants (RAs) are hosting a number of virtual events over Zoom to help you stay connected with others this Summer term.

  • Mon 21 - Sun 27 Jun 21


  • Online

  • Event type

    Networking or social

  • Event organiser

    Residence Life

  • Contact details

Self-isolating? Or looking for something new to do? Residence Life are hosting a range of virtual events via Zoom so you can stay connected and in touch with friends and students on campus. Open to all students at University of Essex.

Take a look at our range of online events below. 

 Event Title



Zoom Meeting ID

Event Description

Student Mixer Night Monday 21 June 5-6pm 939 6819 3686

Do you want to meet new people? Come along to our Student Mixer night where you will be able to talk to other students and play fun games. We will also have a speed friending activity to give you the opportunity to talk to everyone. Organised by SRA Eva. 

Trivia Night Monday 21 June 7-8pm 578 3338 955 Did you know that the strongest muscle in the body is the tongue? Are you a walking encyclopedia? Join our Trivia quiz and find out many more interesting facts. Organised by RA Karolina.
Quiz Night Tuesday 22 June 4-5pm 958 2774 092 Take part in our fun Quiz night to show off your knowledge and make new friends. Relax and socialise with others while learning something new. Organised by RA Titiana.
Movie Night - 'Raya and the Last Dragon' (2021) Wednesday 23 June 4pm onwards 958 2774 092 Come along to watch Disney’s first southeast Asian princess in action together. Unwind and relax during our interactive session which will also have a Zoom meeting set up in the background so you can socialise with others. Organised by RA Titiana. 
Language Night - Chinese Taster Session Wednesday 23 June 5-6pm 998 8160 4853 Are you interested in foreign languages? Come along to our fun educational night and learn some basics in Chinese to impress your friends. Organised by SRA Eva. 
Music Night - Guess the Song Thursday 24 June 7-8pm 578 3338 955 'Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand'. Can you guess the song from the first notes? Join our engaging music night to unwind and destress. Organised by RA Karolina.
UFO Documentary and Discussion Friday 25 June 5-6pm 991 0885 0212 Interested in the extra-terrestrial? Come along to share your thoughts and watch an interesting documentary together. Organised by SRA Eva.
Get Creative and Collage Monday 28 June 8-9pm  941 5272 876 Grab a piece of paper or any notes around you and come along to a fun session of creating artistic collages! Meet others while engaging in a relaxing art workshop. Organised by RA Ashley
Get Creative with Zoom Portraits Tuesday 29 June 8-9pm 941 5272 876 Join us for an interactive evening of drawing fun Zoom portraits of each other and making new friends. You don’t need to be a drawing pro – just come along and have fun. Organised by RA Ashley.
Get Creative - Make your own wrapping paper Wednesday 30 June 8-9pm 941 5272 876 Do you have any birthdays or celebrations coming up? Why not create your own unique design of wrapping paper to surprise friends and family? Come along to our workshop to learn how by using everyday materials around you. Organised by RA Ashley.
Fright Night - Netflix party  Thursday 1 July 6pm onwards 946 2492 2696  Join us for a horror themed Netflix party and Zoom session. Engage in our interactive Zoom discussion or enjoy the movie solo with a relaxing cup of tea – whatever suits you bestThe Netflix party link will be communicated in the zoom chat box at the start of the session. Organised by RA Oluwatomi. 


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