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our mission at rebel

Rebel is the voice of the students. A place for creative expression, that's free and inclusive to all.

 

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What is Rebel?


Student media is the voice of students, and Rebel is your platform to debate, educate, inform and entertain over 16,000 students at Essex; have an amazing time and gain valuable experience while doing so. Welcome to Rebel.

 

You don’t need experience in media to get involved with Rebel; we are open to every single Essex student. Although if you already have some experience, let us know! Rebel is made up of writers, editors, photograhpers, camera operators, presenters, producers, technical gurus, marketing geniuses, web specialists, designers, and so much more. We’re stronger than the sum of our parts, and we work together to create amazing things.

 

Read

Rebel publishes regular news, features and other articles online at rebelessex.com and in our print publications. Check out Issue 6 here. There are always opportunities to write for Rebel so get involved.

Listen

Tune in to your very own student radio station on the website and on the TuneIn app. The studios are yours for the taking, create your own radio show or podcast and share it with everyone!

Watch

Watch live broadcasts and video coverage of events and from the studios on campus. Enjoy making and watching films that have all been created by the Rebel community of Essex students.

 

Write

Rebel is a platform for you to get experience writing for a news publication, and publish your work online and in our print magazine. We’re here to help you develop your skils.

Record

Rebel Radio is a diverse station that represents the Essex community. We'll help to get you on your way to creating amazing radio shows and podcasts.

Film

Learn how to use professional camera equipment and editing software and get experience with live broadcasting. Use the Rebel studio and Creative Centre for TV broadcasting.

 

Meet

Rebel is a community of people that work together to create amazing things. Not only do you work closely together, you make amazing friends doing so. We have socials and make the events we cover fun.

Train

Rebel offers tons of opportunities to learn new skills through training and workshops, and even more ways to put those new skills into practice through the creative studios facilities.

Lead

You can be part of the team that runs Rebel. There are a number of paid and voluntary roles, and these roles give you experience in leading and managing a team, recruiting and running projects.

 

YOUR Rebel Team

students* union staff

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Georgios
Koutroulis

Creative Studios
Technician
...

Luke
miles

Creative Studios
Technician  
...

rae
waddon

student activities manager (societies)
...

liv
matthews

vp student experience
...

adrian
tejan-jalloh

student activities manager (societies)

editorial team

...

tom
abadie

head of
editorial
...

conor
o'brien

deputy head of
editorial  
...

TBC
 

Head Editor 
(news)
...

Nina
egbutah

sub-editor
(news)
...

frederik
rajkovic

sub-editor
(news)
...

tbc
 

Head editor 
(sport

 
...

Joel garcia
de souza

sub-Editor
(sport)
...

srikant
patni

sub-editor
(Sport)
...

charlotte 
hain

head editor 
(entertainment)
...

nadia
Angel

sub-editor
(entertainment)
...

joe
Holmes

sub-editor
(entertainment)
...

minn
yip

sub-editor
(entertainment)
...

minn
yip

head editor
(lifestyle)
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hortensia
kanika

sub-editor
(lifestyle)
...

yasmin
evans

sub-editor
(lifestyle)
...

ece
kilicarslan

head editor
(culture)
...

austeja
treinyte

sub-editor
(culture)
...

annanya
istwal

social media
officer
...

joel garcia
de souza

social media
officer
...

charchita
mishra

newsletter officer/
creative writing

 

 

Radio team

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spencer
fredrick

head of
radio
...

cheshyr
strange

deputy head of
radio
...

Louis
McCarthy

News/Lifestyle
Officer
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Joseph
Sam

sports
officer
...

nadia
angel

music
officer
...

hortensia
kanika

assistant music
officer

 

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alex
bozhikov

programming
officer
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joe
holmes

presenter
officer
...

tbc
 

technical
officer
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tiago
vidal

podcast
officer
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joel garcia
de souza

assistant podcast
officer

 

video team

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daniela
acosta

head
of video
...

mickey
Moylan

deputy head
of video
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qui
guo

news and
interviews officer
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joseph
sam

sports 
officer
...

Iuliaa
varnalii

films
officer
...

Iuliaa
varnalii

campus and
events officer
 
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kiera
steadman

video production/ post- production
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kieran luke
andrews

video production/ post- production
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mickey
moylan

technical
officer
...

andrei
preda

graphics
officer
...

layomi
coker

podcast &
vidcast officer
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joe
holmes

podcast &
vidcast officer
 
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charchita
mishra

newsletter
officer