Events in April

Sun 14th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
FUNDRAISING FOR MUSLIM AID
26th March 1pm - 14th April 11:59pm
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Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions

Mon 15th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions

Tue 16th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Derby Day Banner Making
11am - 4pm
The Atrium
All students are welcome to come along and make banners to support the Blades on Derby Day!!

Wed 17th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
SU Makes - Loom Bands
1pm - 2:30pm
SU Lounge
Remember these?

Thu 18th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
SU Makes: Cards of Love & Luck
11am - 4pm
The Atrium
Wish someone good luck or goodbye!

Fri 19th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Eat and Meet - Fish and Chips walk
noon - 2pm
SU Lounge (Neptune's)
Come on a walk down to Neptune's to get some fish and chips on us

Sat 20th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions

Sun 21st April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions

Mon 22nd April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Derby Day Banner Making
11am - 4pm
The Atrium
All students are welcome to come along and make banners to support the Blades on Derby Day!!
Just Play Swimming
8:45pm - 9:45pm
Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre
Join us for a weekday evening Swim at Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre at Garons Park.
Mini Milk It!
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
It's Milk It time! Sing your heart out at karaoke!
Mega Milk It FT DICK & DOM
11pm - 3am
Sub Zero
MEGA MILK IT JUST GOT TO A NEW LEVEL. WE ARE GOING CHEESY WITH A BIG BANG.

Tue 23rd April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Anti Social & Introverts Club
6pm - 8pm
The Atrium
6pm-8pm | Get together with like-minded friends
Just Play Gymnastics
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Every week we’re offering you the chance to attend a Gymnastics class with the Gymnastics team behind top sporting Olympians!

Wed 24th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Derby Day 2024
9am - 9pm
Across campus
Join us pitch side, courtside and across campus to show your support for the Blades.
DERBY DAY!
24th April 11am - 25th April midnight
SU Bar
The biggest Pre-Drinks to the biggest night of the week!
Wine Wednesdays!
noon - 11pm
Top Bar
Why get your wine fix anywhere else!
Board Game Night
6pm - 11pm
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
Sober Pong
7pm - 8:30pm
SU Lounge
Not drinking? Not a problem
Just Play Boxercise
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Studio J (Gateway Building)
Join us for Wednesday evening Boxercise w/ East 15 student instructor Kyle!
FED: DERBY DAY AFTER PARTY
11pm - 3am
Sub Zero
CAN WE CALL THIS THE BIGGEST FED IN HISTORY? YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO BE THERE. #BACKTHEBLADES

Thu 25th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
SU Makes... Journals
noon - 4pm
The InBetween
12pm-4pm | Start or continue your own journal
National Theatre Live: Nye
7pm - 10pm
The Lakeside Theatre
Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevan in a surreal and spectacular journey through the life and legacy of the man who transformed Britain’s welfare state and created the NHS.
Boxfit
7:15pm - 8pm
Dennis & Dyer Boxing Academy
Book your free ticket now!
Just Play Badminton
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Belle Vue Church Sports Hall
Come and try Badminton with us at Belle Vue Church sports hall, all equipment will be provided!
Just Play Basketball
25th April 8:45pm - 26th April 9:45pm
Belle Vue Church Sports Hall

Fri 26th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
2024 BUCS Championships
26th April midnight - 28th April midnight
Cardiff
Entries open - 1st March 2024. Entries close - 26th March 2024. Last date for athletes to gain a QT - 22nd March 2024.
Fizz Fridays!
noon - 11pm
Top Bar
It's Friday, so lets get some Fizz in you!
Postgraduate Research Spotlight
noon - 5pm
Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall B
Join the SU Education Team in collaboration with the University to learn more about what it means to be a PGR and gain an insight in their day-to-day experiences.
Just Play Rock Climbing
7pm - 8pm
Come and try Rock Climbing at Southend's premier bouldering wall!
Just Play Football
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us every week at Goals Southend for a kickabout on their 7-a-side pitch!
Campus Karaoke
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
The place to be on a Friday night!

Sat 27th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
2024 BUCS Championships
26th April midnight - 28th April midnight
Cardiff
Entries open - 1st March 2024. Entries close - 26th March 2024. Last date for athletes to gain a QT - 22nd March 2024.
Saturday Society Take Over!
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
Does your society want to throw their own event on a Saturday night in the SU Bar? Then now's your chance!
FOAM PARTY
11pm - 3am
Sub Zero
Will you make it to the front row? You asked and we listened.

Sun 28th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
2024 BUCS Championships
26th April midnight - 28th April midnight
Cardiff
Entries open - 1st March 2024. Entries close - 26th March 2024. Last date for athletes to gain a QT - 22nd March 2024.
Rollover Quiz
9pm - 11pm
SU Bar
Your chance to win big!

Mon 29th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Holi 2024 Southend Students
10am - 5pm
Colchester Campus Sports Field
Come and join us for the festival of colour!
Holi 2024
1pm - 4pm
The Sports Fields
1-4pm | Come and join us for the festival of colour!
Just Play Swimming
8:45pm - 9:45pm
Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre
Join us for a weekday evening Swim at Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre at Garons Park.
Milk It!
9pm - 2am
SU Bar
The cheesiest night on campus!

Tue 30th April

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
6th SU Council
6:30pm - 8:30pm
18:30 | Come and watch the monthly meeting in which our student representatives and elected officials discuss the policies that regard Colchester campus.
Just Play Gymnastics
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Every week we’re offering you the chance to attend a Gymnastics class with the Gymnastics team behind top sporting Olympians!
Latin Night!
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
The best night on campus!

Wed 1st May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
20th March 6pm - 1st May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Essex Student Journal Conference
noon - 2pm
The Hex
Join the Essex Student Journal community to celebrate the hard work of our authors, reviewers, and editors at the ESJ Conference 2024.
SU Eat & Meet
noon - 2pm
The Atrium
Did somebody say free hot food? Served by your Student Leaders
Wine Wednesdays!
noon - 11pm
Top Bar
Why get your wine fix anywhere else!
Board Game Night
6pm - 11pm
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
SU Makes - Jewellery
7pm - 8:30pm
SU Lounge
Need that extra BLING for your outfit? Come along to our DIY Jewellery Making event!
Just Play Boxercise
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Studio J (Gateway Building)
Join us for Wednesday evening Boxercise w/ East 15 student instructor Kyle!
Pre-FED
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
The biggest Pre-Drinks to the biggest night of the week!

Thu 2nd May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
6th Loughton SU Council
1:15pm - 2pm
Microsoft Teams
13:15 | Come and watch the monthly meeting in which our student representatives and elected officials discuss the policies that regard Loughton campus.
Just Play Badminton
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Belle Vue Church Sports Hall
Come and try Badminton with us at Belle Vue Church sports hall, all equipment will be provided!
Just Play Basketball
2nd May 8:45pm - 3rd May 9:45pm
Belle Vue Church Sports Hall

Fri 3rd May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Fizz Fridays!
noon - 11pm
Top Bar
It's Friday, so lets get some Fizz in you!
Just Play Rock Climbing
7pm - 8pm
Come and try Rock Climbing at Southend's premier bouldering wall!
Just Play Football
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us every week at Goals Southend for a kickabout on their 7-a-side pitch!
Campus Karaoke
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
The place to be on a Friday night!

Sat 4th May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Essex Got Talent
7pm - 10pm
Ivor Crewe
Essex's biggest Talent Show is Back and Better than Ever!
Essex Blades Dance Club Showcase
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Lakeside Theatre
Dance club showcase for all members
Saturday Society Take Over!
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
Does your society want to throw their own event on a Saturday night in the SU Bar? Then now's your chance!
FIESTA DE FUEGO
11pm - 3am
Sub Zero
We want to add some spice to your Saturdays and what better was to kill off your Saturday night to some sweet sounds of Latin and all the above.

Sun 5th May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Essex Blades Dance Club Showcase
5pm - 7pm
Lakeside Theatre
Dance club showcase for all members
Rollover Quiz
9pm - 11pm
SU Bar
Your chance to win big!
Bank Holiday Pound Party
11pm - 3am
Sub Zero
-THE ULTIMATE CHEAP ESSEX NIGHT IS BACK- No excuse to use the bank as an option to not have fun. What a better way to hit off the bank holiday weekend with not a worry in the world and get lost on a dancefloor and letting the music take over

Mon 6th May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Milk It!
9pm - 2am
SU Bar
The cheesiest night on campus!

Tue 7th May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
Pathways Mixer
4:30pm - 6:30pm
The Atrium
An opportunity for students from Pathways to meet with students from departments across the university as they progress from their foundation year into the first year of their degree!
Professorial Inaugural Lectures
7pm - 9:30pm
Firstsite
Join us in May at Firstsite, Colchester for our penultimate Professorial Inaugural Lectures for this academic year
Just Play Gymnastics
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Every week we’re offering you the chance to attend a Gymnastics class with the Gymnastics team behind top sporting Olympians!

Wed 8th May

Public Speaking Regular Sessions
27th March 6pm - 8th May 8pm
LTB 5
Public Speaking Regular Sessions
SU Eat & Meet
noon - 2pm
The Atrium
Did somebody say free hot food? Served by your Student Leaders
Wine Wednesdays!
noon - 11pm
Top Bar
Why get your wine fix anywhere else!
Board Game Night
6pm - 11pm
5.300A + 5.300B
A place where you can play board games and meet people.
Sports Awards
6pm - 9pm
Ivor Crewe
Join us for an evening of celebrations looking back at the achievements of the Essex Blades during 2023-24 Academic Year.
Bangers Bingo
7pm - 8:30pm
SU Lounge
An all singing, all dancing, musical bingo EXTRAVAGANZA!
Just Play Boxercise
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Studio J (Gateway Building)
Join us for Wednesday evening Boxercise w/ East 15 student instructor Kyle!
Pre-FED
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
The biggest Pre-Drinks to the biggest night of the week!

Thu 9th May

Just Play Badminton
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Belle Vue Church Sports Hall
Come and try Badminton with us at Belle Vue Church sports hall, all equipment will be provided!
Just Play Basketball
9th May 8:45pm - 10th May 9:45pm
Belle Vue Church Sports Hall

Fri 10th May

Fizz Fridays!
noon - 11pm
Top Bar
It's Friday, so lets get some Fizz in you!
Just Play Rock Climbing
7pm - 8pm
Come and try Rock Climbing at Southend's premier bouldering wall!
Just Play Football
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us every week at Goals Southend for a kickabout on their 7-a-side pitch!
Campus Karaoke
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
The place to be on a Friday night!

Sat 11th May

Eurovision!
11th May midnight - 12th May midnight
SU Bar
Saturday Society Take Over!
9pm - midnight
SU Bar
Does your society want to throw their own event on a Saturday night in the SU Bar? Then now's your chance!

Sun 12th May

Rollover Quiz
9pm - 11pm
SU Bar
Your chance to win big!

Mon 13th May

Just Play Swimming
8:45pm - 9:45pm
Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre
Join us for a weekday evening Swim at Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre at Garons Park.
Milk It!
9pm - 2am
SU Bar
The cheesiest night on campus!
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