Communications team

Do you want to know what makes our University tick? We know, and we want everyone else to know too. Join our information exchange where we share your stories, celebrate our research, our education and our people and where we connect to our truly global community.

If you want to discover how we’ve been challenging convention for fifty years, if you have a compelling or bold story to tell, or if you want help making an impact, get in touch.

Communications team

How we can help

Media

If you’re a journalist with a question or interview request, please contact us and we’ll respond promptly or visit our information for the media.

Staff

Contact us if you have an idea or story, o if you need media advice or training, or if you’d like us to arrange photography. Read the latest staff news on Essex Daily.

Students

Keep up-to-date with our monthly e-newsletter Essex Spirit, and read the latest student news on our Essex Spirit blog. Join our Student news page on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. We run regular focus groups to get your feedback, contact us if you’d like to take part.

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Communications team

Events team

How we can help 

Events and stakeholder management

Our team plan and deliver strategic University events throughout the year. This includes research focused events and also events for our key stakeholders. We also co-ordinate external stakeholder engagement across the University.

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Events team

Web Editing and Digital Media team

Our team is responsible for the strategic development and management of the University's use of the website and related digital media. Our role includes the production and development of central corporate web pages, planning and editing content, and the online implementation of the University's brand.

We work closely with a team of web authors across the University to make sure our website content is of the highest quality. This includes providing staff web author guidance and a series of training courses to develop and maintain web authoring skills.

How we can help

We want to ensure that users of our website find the information they need as quickly and as easily as possible. Contact us or your department web author if you would like to suggest a change to the website, we can also give you advice and support with:

  • writing effective web content
  • planning and organising your web pages
  • improving your web author skills
  • analytics reports on website traffic
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Web Editing and Digital Media team
Telephone: 01206 873410