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School of Philosophy and Art History Welcome Week Events

An essential start to your academic life at the University of Essex

  • Tue 5 - Fri 8 Oct 21

    10:30

  • Colchester Campus

  • Event type

    Welcome

  • Event organiser

    Philosophy and Art History, School of

  • Contact details

Induction into your new department is an essential part of Welcome Week.

We have organised a series of events throughout Welcome Week and look forward to welcoming you into the School of Philosophy and Art History (SPAH). Some of these are compulsory to attend while others are optional but we hope you'll join in as many as possible and get to know more about your course, key members of staff and your fellow students.

Undergraduates

Tuesday 5 October 2021

 Time Event Location

10:30am - 11:15am

Meet your personal tutor

Zoom - link TBC
11:00am - 12:00pm

Introduction to Special Collections at the Albert Sloman Library

TBC
12:00pm - 12:45pm

Tour the Campus with Peer Mentors

TBC
12:45pm - 1:30pm

Lunch

TBC
1:45pm - 2:30pm

Mini lectures - discipline specific

TBC
2:45pm - 3:30pm

GRIT Workshops

TBC
4:00pm - 6:30pm

Quiz

TBC

 Wednesday 6 October

Time Event Locations
10:00am - 11:30am

ISC Students Activity

 TBC
10:00am - 11:00am

Introduction to the University Art Collections and our outstanding collection of modern and contemporary British art

 TBC
11:45am - 12:00pm Right to Study Check Sports Arena
12:15pm - 1:00pm

Women in Philosophy Lunch

 TBC
12:15pm - 1:30pm

ISC Lecture: Silvia Mayer (Bayreuth)

TBC

Zoom - link TBC

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Walk to Wivenhoe

 TBC
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Film Screening & Pizza

 TBC

Thursday 7 October

Time Event Location
11:00am - 12:00pm Introduction to the Essex Collection of Art from Latin America  
4:00pm - 5:00pm  Amelia Horgan: Book launch
 
4:00pm - 8:00pm  Art Exchange Launch Party: Breathing the Light

Art Exchange (on Campus)

Link TBC

Friday 8 October

 Time Event Location
10:00am - 12:00pm Walk to Wivenhoe TBC
4:00pm onwards  Wind Down by the Lake Back of the Lake, by BBQ and benches

Postgraduates

Tuesday 5 October

Time Event Location
10:00am - 12:00pm PGR Welcome Conference

 Zoom

https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/96596007483

11:00am - 12:00pm Introduction to Special Collections at the Albert Sloman Library TBC

Wednesday 6 October

Time Event Location
10:00am - 11:00am Introduction to the University Art Collections and our outstanding collection of modern and contemporary British art
TBC
10:00am - 11:30am ISC Students Activity TBC
11:45am - 12:00pm Right to Study Check Sports Arena
12:15pm - 1:00pm Women in Philosophy Lunch TBC
12:15pm - 1:30pm ISC Lecture: Silvia Mayer (Bayreuth)

TBC

Zoom - link TBC

1:30pm - 3:30pm Walk to Wivenhoe TBC

Thursday 7 October

Time Event Location
10:30am - 11:30am PGT Welcome Meetings with PGT Directors Zoom - links TBC
10:30am - 11:30am PGR Welcome Meetings with Director of Graduate Studies Zoom - links TBC
11:00am - 12:00pm Introduction to the Essex Collection of Art from Latin America
TBC
12:00pm - 12:45pm Peer Mentor Tour of Campus TBC
12:00pm - 12:45pm PGR Students Meet with Supervisors In person or on Zoom
12:45pm - 1:30pm Lunch TBC
4:00pm - 5:00pm Amelia Horgan Book Launch TBC
4:00pm - 8:00pm Art Exchange Launch Party - Breathing the Light Art Exchange

Friday 8 October

Time Event Location
10:00am - 12:00pm Walk to Wivenhoe TBC
4:00pm onwards Wind Down by the Lake Back of the Lake, by BBQ and benches

 

 UG - new and returning Year 2