Awards

 

2016/17 Winners

 

New Society of the Year - Animal Protection Society
Most Improved Society of the Year - Film Society
Most Community-Focused Society - Speech & Language Therapy Society
Most Employability-Focused Society - Speech & Language Therapy Society
Kick-Ass Society of the Year - Malaysian Society
The 'Shaping Everything Around You' Award - Writing Society
The 'Benefit All Students' Award - Romanian Society
Event of the Year - Speech & Language Therapy Society
Most Active Society - Theatre Arts Society
Society of the Year - Feminist Society
The Presidents' Award - Nathan Casteler

 

Applications

DEADLINES

Applications for Exceptional Services to Societies must be received by email to susocs@essex.ac.uk

PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS

The deadline for the following awards is the 19th March 2018 at 5pm.

All applications must be sent to susocs@essex.ac.uk and not any staff members personal accounts for them to be considered. Just click on the name of the award to download the application form.

New Society of the Year 

Most Improved Society of the Year 

Most Community-Focused Society of the Year 

Promise 1: Most Employability-Focused Society

Promise 2: Kick-Ass Society of the Year 

Promise 3: The 'Powered by Students' Award

Promise 4: The 'Benefit All Students' Award 

Event of the Year 

Most Active Society

Society of the Year 

STANDARDS

The last time to apply for any standards badges will be 19th March 2018 5pm. If you don't know about badges or how you can achieve a standard then find out more about the new standards criteria hereIf you can't use the embedded form on this page, please click here

 

Activities

ANIME & MANGA

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook page, group and Twitter.
Student Groups Hold events on Sundays so student parents can attend; include content warnings with their screenings to help students with particular needs or parents with young children.
Collaboration Held a Bok No Hero Academia viewing and discussion with Comic Book; a Pokemon tournament with Video Game; and a crossover event with Sci-Fi.
Engagement Held a Halloween festival, a social picnic and their first screening which were all open to non-members.
Liberation

Maintain safe space rules, put trigger warnings on content and ask members if they prefer subtitled or duubbed anime.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Most Improved Society of the Year 2015-16

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

ASTRONOMY

BRONZE STANDARD 2016/17
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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

 

DEBATING

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Social Media  Active Facebook page.
Collaboration Collaborated with the Feminist Society in the Show Debate. 
Exec Volunteering All execs have completed at leat 10 hours of volunteering. 
Amazing Degree

Organised a dinner at the end of term 1 to de-stress our members during their deadlines. Participated in the UCL IV debating tournament. 

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DIY

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Social Media Active Facebook page.
Essex Event Took part in both days of the UCAS Fayre.
Engagement Held a stall on squares creating scrapbooks; held an open come and try workshop.
Amazing Degree Held a destress workshop for January exams/end of Autumn term deadlines making Christmas decorations.
Amazing Job Held a discussion on the Big Essex Award.
Collaboration Helped Choir paint their sign.
Exec Volunteering All execs have logged 10 hours of volunteering. 

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DUKE OF EDINBURGH

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook group.
Engagement Held an open introductory meeting, end of term social, and DofE award info session.
Amazing Degree Held an exam destress social on May 19 2017.
Amazing Job Held a Big Essex Award session; held a DofE info session discussing how the award helps with employability.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Silver Standard 2014-15

Gold Standard Society 2013-14

VIDEO GAME

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Social Media Active Facebook page.

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ESSEX BRIGHT FUTURES

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ENACTUS ESSEX

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Most Community-Focused Society of the Year 2015-16

Silver Standard Society 2013-14

Silver Standard Society 2009-10

GAME DEVELOPMENT

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Social Media Active Facebook page.
Exec Volunteering All execs uploaded at least 10 hours.
Engagement

Hosted a 'Unity' (a game development programme) workshop open to members and non-members.

Hosted a 'Unity' (a game development programme) workshop open to members and non-members.

Hosted a Unity Workshop on the 15/02/2018 they taught people how to create the space invaders game open to both members and non-members.

Events Held four game development meetings, three socials, one Unity workshop and GameJam.
Collaboration Collaborated with the Computer Society to host a 48 hour GameJam between the 8th and the 10th of December.

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CAPOEIRA

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Fundraising Fundraised 250£ to fund their free workshop on March 24th. 

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HARRY POTTER

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook group and page, Twitter, and Instagram.
Collaboration Held an exam de-stress session with the Origami Society. Held the Yule Ball in collaboration with the Writing and Science Fiction and Fantasy Societies.
Amazing Degree Held an exam de-stress session with the Origami Society. Held multiple study sessions during Autumn term.  
Essex Event Participated in Exam Mode, Housewarming, and Arrivals Day.
Liberation Held a discussion during Black History Month on representation within the series; Hosted a quiz during LGBT+ History month; Hosted a "Women of Harry Potter" discussion night.
Engagement Held a Sorting Ceremony; a 'Death Day Party' costume contest for Halloween; and a Horcrux Hunt, all open and advertised to non-members.
Leadership Held 6 Exec team meetings during the Autumn term.
Events Held 12 events during Autumn term. 
Student Group Held a housewarming event for commuting students; Held the 'Wafflepuff' daytime social event off campus to accommodate commuting students.
Amazing Job Give points to the members which attend employability and careers events as well as volunteering to help others building their CV.
Exec Volunteering All of their executives have performed 10 hours of volunteering over the autumn and spring terms.
Fundraising Fundraised a total of £364 over the autumn and spring terms.
Rebel Wrote an article on Quidditch in Rebel (issue 3).

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17
 

Kickass Society of the year 2015-16

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

JUGGLING, FIRE & MAGIC

BRONZE STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook group.
Essex Event Participated in the 17th June Open Day giving out strawberries and cream; performed on the squares throughout Graduation Week; helped Res Life with their 'Food for Finals' destress stall; helped Res Life on Arrivals Day, assisting freshers and giving out balloons; performed at Fireworks Fair; held challenges for the RAG Week Maze.
Engagement Held a performance in the Lakeside Theatre that was open to the public to show off their skills and engage non-members with the society; held a come and try stall on the 3rd of October; held two come and try fire sessions on the 3rd and 5th October.
Event Held two events off-campus (a fire performance at St Helena's Hospice Midnight Walk and a performance at Harwich microfestival) and two socials (a joint social watching Hot Fuzz and a barbecue by the lakes).
Amazing Degree Held an exam destress session with Origami and SSAGO; took part in the 'Food for Finals' Res Life campaign.
Collaboration Held a 'fire scenario' session with St John Ambulance; an exam destress session with Origami and Student Scouting & Guiding; and a joint social watching 'Hot Fuzz' with SJA, SSAGO, Origami and Astronomy.
Volunteering On 28th October 7 members went down to Brightlinsea Scouts pumpkin festival, to make pancakes and candy floss, face paint and put on a show for their fundraising event.
Student Groups Held a come and try session for student parents and their children, with child-friendly activities.

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17
 

MINIGOLF

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NIGHT NINJAS

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origami

GOLD STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram.
Exec Volunteering All execs have logged at least 10 hours.
Student Groups Participated in Housewarming, an event for mature and commuting students.
Essex Event Participated in Housewarming; Arrivals Day; Firework Fair; RAG Week Maze Challenge; Winter Fayre; Essex Crown; and St. Patrick's day.
Engagement Held a come and try workshop, and a come and try stall on squares with the Art Exchange.
Collaboration Held an exam de-stress session with Harry Potter; two exam de-stress sessions with SSAGO and Juggling; and a film screening of 'Hot Fuzz' with SJA, SSAGO, Astronomy and Juggling.
Amazing Degree Held an exam de-stress session with Harry Potter and two more with SSAGO and Juggling.
Volunteering Volunteered within the Library over the summer; Volunteered to help out at the 50th BOS convention; Collaborated with BOS and VTeam at various events.
Rebel Took part and produced an article about the Brightlingsea-Pumpkin-Festival for the rebel team.
Fundraising Raised £285 over the autumn term at events such as Arrival's day; Fireworks; Brightlingsea Pumpkin Festival; Winter Fayre
Amazing Job Held a workshop on how to develop skills with the Japanese Society. Invited a Vteam representative to give a talk. Customer Service, workshop delivery and teaching skills learned through participation in two separate events: the Essex Book Festival (4th March 2018) and BAZAR festival (10th March 2018).
Liberation  Held a special session dedicated to the women origami artists in history (January). Took part in the BAZAR festival where we had a community stall on 10th of March and we extended the invitation to the student disabled network.

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Gold Standard 2016-17

PUBLIC SPEAKING

BRONZE STANDARD 2016/17

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  Social Media Active Facebook page.
Fundraising Raised a total of £243.34 over the autumn term at the events during RAG week and the Winter Fayre.
Leadership Completed 9 exec team meetings over the Autumn term.

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

New Society of the Year 2014-15

Silver Standard 2014-15

real ale, beer, cider & pie

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New Society of the year 2015/16

roleplay & gaming

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sci fi & fantasy

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Exec Volunteering All execs logged at least 10 hours.
Social Media Active Facebook groupTwitter, Instagram and blog.
Collaboration Held the Yule Ball with Harry Potter and Writing societies; Held a games night with anime society.
Engagement Held a discussion on Tracy Child open to non-members.
Events Held 22 events over the autumn and spring terms in 4 categories.
Essex Events Took part in 3 Essex events over the autumn and spring terms.
Amazing Degree Held various events over the autumn and spring terms which were aimed to help their members with their degrees.
Volunteering Members were involved in volunteerig events over the autumn and spring terms.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

Silver Standard 2014-15

Silver Standard Society 2013-14

st john ambulance

GOLD STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook page and group.
Exec Volunteering All execs logged at least 10 exec hours on vTeam.
Amazing Job Held an event with representatives from vTeam and the Big Essex Award to discuss how the society helps members get tangible recognition for their efforts to help them get a job.
Collaboration Held a trip to London with SSAGO to visit the Order of St John Museum and watch Thor: Ragnarok at the IMAX; held a major incident exercise with Juggling, Fire and Magic. Held a realistic first aid scenarios evening with the Theatre Arts society.
Liberation Held a stall on Sickle Cell Anaemia at the Black History Month festival; Released a story in their weekly newsletter after remembrance weekend about the roles of VAD nurses during WW2.
Engagement Held three come and try sessions and an open event with a guest speaker from citizenAID.
Amazing Degree Attended the Student Healthcare Professional Conference on 20 May 2017 and Clinical Education Day on 13 Oct 2017; held a Volunteer Development Review with all Student Healthcare Professionals and the unit manager.
Student Groups Took part in Housewarming, an event for Mature and Commuting students; held a baby first aid training session.
Essex Event Fireworks Fair; Housewarming; Graduation; RAG Wars stall.
Leadership Held committee meetings on a regular basis over both the summer and autumn term.
Fundraising Raised a total of £760 over the autumn and spring terms.
Rebel Submitted an article about citizenAID for the rebel magazine.

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Gold Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2014-15

Gold Standard Society 2013-14

Gold Standard Society 2012-13

STUDENT SCOUTING & GUIDING ASSOCIATION

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook group.
Essex Event Held stalls at Winter Fayre, Fireworks Fair and during Welcome Week.
Fundraising Raised £415.30 for the society selling pancakes at Winter Fayre.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

trading & investment

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TRAVEL

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Gold Standard Society 2014-15

Gold Standard Society 2013-14

Gold Standard Society 2012-13

visionessex

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yoga & meditation

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Arts

FILM

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Social Media Active Facebook page and group.
Rebel Wrote an article for Rebel on the topics of: 2017's Best, Diversity and Representation in Hollywood, Sequels & Remakes.

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Most Improved Society of the Year 2016-17

Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Silver Standard 2014-15

Silver Standard Society 2013-14

Bronze Standard Society 2012-13

HENNA

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COMIC BOOK

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook group and Instagram account.
Liberation Held an event on black representation in comics for Black History Month; participated in the Black History Month festival. Ran an event for and talking about Women involved with the hobby of comics or their representation in the industry of comic books in particular.
Collaboration Held an event with the Feminist Society about Women in Comics; held an event with Anime & Manga discussing Boku No Hero Academia. Ran a Halloween event in collaboration with Film, Harry Potter, and Anime Societies.
Essex Event Participated in Open Day 21/10/17; Black History Month festival doing a game about black comic book characters; Art Network's Creative Writing Competitions Celebration Evening; Winter Fayre.
Amazing Job Invited local comic book shop owners to talk to members. Had multiple meet and greet events with Comic Creator Holly Ringsell about her position within the industry and how it is as a woman getting into the job of comic artist. Ran an event to showcase writing techniques comic book writers had used in their own writing followed by some writing exercises based on character creation.
Engagement Held a month of open events to engage non-members: a trip to Invasion Colchester; a meet & greet pizza party; a discussion on black representation in comics; and a Batman vs Two-Face screening.
Events Five academic/educational: Women in Comics discussion with Holly Ringsell; Comic Store Talk with Martin Averre; 3x discussions (Aquaman, Flash, Boku No Hero Academia). Four trips/off campus activities: Thor Ragnarok Cinema Trip, DCEU Movie Viewing in Countdown to JL Movie in Members Home, Justice League Midnight Viewing, Volunteering at ACE Comics for a Board Game demonstration Saturday. 3x Top Bar socials. Held a Film Quiz in Top Bar with the Film Society.
Fundraising Raised £167 at the Winter Fayre.
Amazing Degree Held a character creation workshop, helpful to students studying Creative Writing; Held a discussion on the making of live action adaptaions of comic books.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

HAIR

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L'ART POUR L'ART

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MAKE UP

BRONZE STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Facebook group and Instagram.
Collaboration Held a Halloween photoshoot in collab with Photography Society.
Engagement Held the 'Make Up Olympics' for potential new members to try out the society.

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

PHOTOGRAPHIC

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Have a very active social media presence in order to communicate with members.
Collaboration Held an Halloween event with the Make Up society to take pictures of the Make up societies designs; Held a employability event with the Marketing Society; Went to a stargazing event with the Astronomy society. 

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

THEATRE ARTS

GOLD STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook group and page, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Snapchat.
Exec Volunteering All execs have submitted at least 10 volunteering hours.
Liberation Took part in Campus Pride, organised by the LGBT+ Network; exec members participate in the Lakeside Access Group, intended to improve accessibility to the Lakeside Theatre, wherein the society regularly holds events; held an event to see 'Just an Ordinary Lawyer', a play about racial bias in the 1970s.
Engagement Held a taster workshop to introduce new members to the society; held open auditions for the Christmas pantomime; held open auditions for the 24 hour play.
Amazing Degree Attended a play called 'Just an Ordinary Lawyer' which relates to the course content of 'Theatre and Human Rights', with themes such as human rights, racism, and morality; held a stage management workshop, which benefits students doing the stage management module as well as all drama students who need these skills for practicals; held a workshop on Boal, a practitioner taught in the third year drama module Theatre in Education.
Essex Event Participated in a departmental workshop held during Freshers' week held by the LiFTs department; Campus Pride; RAG Maze Challenge; Fireworks Fair.
Events Back to School Social; Nautilus social; Just an Ordinary Lawyer social; stimulus workshop; stage management workshop; 24 hour play and social; Boal workshop; Naked Calendar photoshoot; in three categories (educational, social, other).
Amazing Job Held a stage management workshop, a useful skill for anyone who works in theatre; held a workshop on Boal, a practitioner often used in teaching drama, which is useful for those who wish to go into education; held a tech workshop, useful for anyone working in theatre.
Leadership Held 8 exec meetings in Summer Term and 6 in Spring Term and uploaded minutes to their society page.
Collaboration Held a script writing workshop with Writing Society; Had a pub quiz with Show Choir
Student Groups Changed their Community Activities Officer, Bekka Hudson, role to Community and Engagement Officer to engage with postgrads. Held a post grad and mature students social on March 14th. 
Volunteering Hosted our annual Christmas Tree appeal in both the Lakeside cafe and the LIFTS Office. Volunteered at Gilberd Secondary School twice. Went litter picking on campus.

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Most Active Society 2016-17

Gold Standard 2016-17

Society of the Year 2015-16

Gold Standard 2015-16

Gold Standard 2014-15

Gold Standard 2013-14

Most Active Society 2012-13

Gold Standard 2012-13

Gold Standard 2011-12

Event of the Year 2010-11

Gold Standard 2010-11

Society of the Year 2009-10

Gold Standard 2009-10

WRITING

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook page, group, Twitter, Instagram and Goodreads accounts.
Essex Event Participated in Housewarming; 21/10/17 Open Day; RAG Quiz; Winter Fayre;  International women's day.
Amazing Degree Held a workshop detailing how to write short fiction, most useful for students studying Creative Writing, but which also contained transferable skills for students writing essays; held a workshop on 'ideas and inspiration', an invaluable help for Creative Writing students; held a workshop on editing and rewriting.
Student Groups Held a taster session at the Housewarming event for mature and commuting students; held a Sunday morning brunch in the Canteen to be inclusive of students with children and those who cannot fit society events into the working week; held a social aimed at engaging postgrads.
Engagement Held a 'come and try' workshop session; held a welcome social in Top Bar that was open to non-members; held a writing competition open to all students and alumni.
Liberation Attended the Lakeside Theatre's Black History Month 'Words With...' session with Caleb Femi on the 20th of October; attended the Albert Sloman's Black History Month book group session set around the book Half of a Yellow Sun on the 24th of October.
Events Held several educational workshops (on topics such as formatting and fear); several Top Bar socials; an off-campus Christmas meal; and attended an open mic night.
Collaboration Held a workshop with the Theatre Arts Society on playwriting. Held a Yule Ball with Harry Potter Society and Science Fiction and Fantasy Society.
Leadership Held society Exec team meetings.
Exec Volunteering Executive team members have performed 10 hours of volunteering over the autumn and spring terms.
Amazing Job Produced the book 'Travel and Change' on the 14/02/2018 which included sections written by those within the society. 
Volunteering Volunteered by holding a stall and selling Roses, Valentines Cards, Cynical Valentines cards and books.
Fundraising Raised £573 over the autmn and spring terms. 

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The 'Shaping Everything Around You' Award 2016-17

Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Cultural

AFRICAN CARIBBEAN

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Collaboration Held a careers event with law for BHM; held a 'Melan of the Ages' event with Ghanaian and Nigerian societies.
Social Media Have an active social media presence in order to communicate with their members.
Engagement Held three events which were open to both members and non-members including HFNE VS ACS; Gameshow; Meet and greet.
Amazing Degree Worked with the Law society on an event which was aimed at improving skills needed to work within the law and mental health industry.
Liberation Had a stall for the BAME black history month festival

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

Society of the Year 2014-15

Gold Standard Society 2014-15

Most Community-Focused Society of the Year 2013-14

Event of the Year 2012-13

Gold Standard Society 2013-14

Silver Standard Society 2012-13

arabic

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Social Media Active Facebook page.

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asian

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Social Media Interacts via an active Facebook page.

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Silver Standard Society 2013-14

BRUESSEX

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Essex Events Participated in Diwali; Winter Fayre; Parade of Flags.
Social Media Interacts via an active Facebook page.
Exec Volunteering Executive team members have participated in volunteering.
Collaboration Held a netball friendly and co-hosted a Maulidur Rasul celebration with the Malaysian Society.

Amazing Degree

Organized the James Hon Education Fair & Volunteered for the BUBA UK Education Fair as a representative of the University of Essex.
Studet Groups Held an off-campus wonton making session for members living elsewhere; Held an event off campus which was aimed at commuting students.
Fundraising Raised over £400 during Autumn term.
Events

Held multiple events over the autumn and spring terms including BruEssex Annual GM; Game Night; Maulidur Celebration; Pre-departure briefing.

Engagement Held the Maulidur Rasul Celebration for both members and non-members; Held a pre-depature briefing for incoming students; Organized the James Hon Education Fair.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Silver Standard Society 2015-16

bulgarian

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Gold Standard Society 2014-15

Gold Standard Society 2013-14

Bronze Standard Society 2012-13

CHINESE STUDENT SCHOLARS ASSOCIATION

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

The 'Benefit All Students' Award 2015-16

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

CYPRIOT

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook page.

Events

Held 13 events (5/10 - GM 1; 12/10 GM 2; 13/10 Greek Night 1; 20/10 Greek Night 2; 26/10 Greek Night 3; 5/11 Card Games; 10/11 Greek Night 4; 15/11 Squares Protest; 19/11 Movember Futsal; 20/11 Bouat; 29/11 Bingo; 3/12  Cooking session; 7/12 Mpouzoukia) in 2 categories (social; other)
Collaboration Held numerous events with the Hellenic Society, including 4 Greek Nights.
Engagement Held a squares gathering on 3.10 for new and existing members to socialise; Held an event where both members and non-members had a chance to have a snow-fight.
Fundraising

Collected £3531 in total for various charities over the autumn and spring terms.

Essex Events Have taken part in mulitiple essex events over the autumn and spring terms.
Amazing degree Held a talk about the Big Essex Award to their inform members.
Leadership The executive committee members have had 16 meetings, 9 in term 1 and 7 in term 2.

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

Gold Standard Society 2014-15

Gold Standard Society 2013-14

Society of the Year 2012-13

Gold Standard Society 2012-13

czechoslovak

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east african

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eurasian

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filipino

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french connection

GOLD STANDARD 2016/17

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Social Media Active Facebook page and Instagram.
Student Groups Held an off-campus social before the International Party in town in order to engage off-campus students with this event.
Essex Event Open Day 21/10/17; Squares Ambassadors in Welcome Week.
Collaboration Organised an event along with Music, Eurasian, Nordic and the Polish Societies during Colours night. During the event they also engaged with non-members; Organised a football match against the malaysian society.
Amazing Job Held a CV writing skills class for members in order to improve their CV's giving tips as how to appeal to French recruiters 
Events The French connection society has held mulitple events over the autumn and spring terms including a French cooking lesson in order to teach members more about the culture; Held a workshop aimed to increase employability skills for their members; Held a social before the international party; Had a Christmas dinner for their members; Played a football match against the malaysain society; Organised a party with the Latin American, Spanish and Italian societies held in Base.
Rebel Hosted a show talking about the different events that the society had planned and any upcoming projects which the French Connection society.
Leadership Completed 7 exec team meetings over the Autumn term.
Fundraising Fundraised a total of £514.49 over the autumn and spring terms at various events including International party RAG, the winter fayre and the Latin Party. 
Volunteering The society has complete volunteering work over the spring and autumn terms.
Engagement Participated in the Colours Night, in the Pro European Rally and held a stall on the squares for San Valentine's with the Goodwill Society. 

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Gold Standard Society 2016-17

Gold Standard Society 2015-16

Silver Standard Society 2013-14

Most Improved Society 2012-13

ghanaian

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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hellenic

BRONZE STANDARD 2016/17

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

hong kong chinese

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irish

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italian Harbour

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Social Media Interacts with members on their Facebook page.
Engagement Hosted a Pasta Party event on the 02/11/2017 to engage with new members.

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JAPANESE INTERNATIONAL

SILVER STANDARD 2016/17

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Collaboration Halloween Party on 31st October with Anime and Manga, Writing, and Film societies; International Night on 10th November with 10 cultural societies; and Origami workshop on 28th November with Origami society.
Engagement Held Japanese Language Tryout classes on 7th November to encourage new students.
Social Media Interacts with members frequently via Facebook and Instagram.
Essex Event Open Day 21/10/17; Winter Fayre.
Exec Volunteering All execs logged at least 10 hours.
Fundraising Raised £296 at International Party, £77.78 at Winter Fayre and £50 at Open Day for a total of £423.78.
Volunteering The Japanese International Society has engaged in volunteering throughout the autumn and spring terms including Japanese Language tutorials, sushi and Yukata teaching, Junior run park, origami volunteering session. 
Events
  • Autumn Term:

    1. 11th October First Social! LTB5 (social)

    2. 27th October the Mixer in the SU bar (social)

    3. 31st Halloween Party! in LTB9 with manga, film, writing societies (social)

    4. 7th November Japanese language try-out classes in TC1.11 and 1.12 (academic/educational)

    5. 10th November International Night in town, Hudson House with other cultural societies (social and cultural)

    6. 24th November Karaoke Night in town, Fai’s Noodle Bar (trips/off-campus)

    7. 28th November Origami with a Twist with the Origami Society in 5.300B (cultural)

    8. 14th Christmas Sushi Dinner in town, Aburi Japanese Restaurant (social)


    Spring Term:

    9. 21st January New Year Exchange Meeting in 6.101 (cultural)

    10. 29th January Japanese Job Hunting Event by Kikoku GO.com and Global Career Partners Inc. in 6.101 (employability)

    11. 2nd February Feminism in Japan ft. the Feminist Society in LTB5 (women)

    12. 21st February Library Session in the Library floor 3 (academic/educational)

    13. 3rd March Laser Tag in the Roller World (sports)

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Silver Standard Society 2016-17

korean

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LITHUANIAN

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Engagement Held a stall during Welcome Week, demonstrating two traditional Malaysian games (congkak and batu seremban) and batik painting. Held an arts and crafts workshop were both members and non-members were able to take part; Involved in Parade of Flags during One World Essex and performed.
Collaboration Held a football match against BruEssex; Held a football match against French Connection. 
Events Held a Diwali social, a Halloween social, and two football matches, one against BruEssex and the other against Leeds Uni; in three categories (social; off-campus; other); Organised a Chinese New Year Potluck social with members and served food and played games; Friendly football match with French Connection.
Fundraising Raised £869 at the Mid Autumn Moon Festival, at Diwali, at the International Party, at the Chinese New Year fundraising and at other fundraising events.
Essex Event Participated in Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, Diwali, and RAG Wars; Involved with ISA's One World Essex.
Volunteering Volunteered on the 12/11/2017 during the Remembrance Tea Party at the colchester town hall were they prepared and served Tea and Biscuits; Members volunteered for 'Brightlingsea Winter Festival 2018 Part 2'; Volunteered for Origami taster session and went to a primary school and taught children how to make a particular origami.
Amazing job Held multiple events over the autumn term which were aimed to improve their members employability skills.
Leadership Held 15 executive team meetings over the autumn and spring terms.
Rebel Wrote a cultural article for Rebel. 
Amazing degree Organised a pre-loved items sale where they helped final year students sell their academic textbooks

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Kick-Ass Society of the Year 2016-17

Silver Standard Society 2016-17

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nepalese

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NIGERIAN

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Collaboration NSS held an event with ACS and Ghanaian called "Melanin of the Ages” which featured poetry, drama, and music

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nordic

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Social Media Active Facebook page.
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Offered Norwegian language classes to members, opening up opportunities to compete in the Norwegian job market.

Collaoration Co-hosted Colours Night III with Music Production, French Connection, Eurasian and Polish.
Engagement Hosted a pub crawl which was open to both members and non-members.


 

 

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Collaboration Held a Charity Walk for victims of WW1 on 11/11/17, with Russian and Catholic societies; Colours Night with Music Production, French Connection, Eurasian and Nordic; and an event on hunting with Animal Protection.
Amazing Job Attended the Poland 2.0 Summit at Imperial College London.
Engagement Held an open GM on 16/10.
Events Polish dumplings workshop (educational); Andrzejki (vigil of St Andrews) (other); Halloween film screening (social); and Christmas meal (off-campus).

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ROMANIAN

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Essex Event Participated in Maze Challenge; Fireworks Fair; Winter Fayre.
Volunteering The romanian society took part in various volunteering events over the autumn and spring terms including Rag week, Fireworks night, National Romanian day and refugee camp.
Engagement Hosted several dancing rehearsal events which were open to both members and non-members.
Rebel Romanian Society collaborated with Rebel , having a member, George who had two partnerships with the REBEL magazine during this year.

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The 'Benefit All Students' Award 2016-17

Silver Standard Society 2016-17

The 'Shaping Everything Around You' Award 2015-16

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THAI

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Engagement Held a welcome social to encourage new freshers to join; held a vigil for the passing of the King of Thailand which was open to the public.

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

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bIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

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COMPUTER

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ECONOMICS

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EUROPEAN LAW STUDENTS ASSOCIATION

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LAW

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Social Media Active Facebook page.
Engagement Held an open introductory GM and a BHM event.
Amazing Job

Held the step into law event, an event which provided members with an insight into the legal industry.

Organised a trip to the University of Law's 'Step into Law' event in London where members could meet and network with representatives from different law firms in london.

Organised Careers talks with Essex Law alumni whi currently work in different legal practice areas. 

Liberation Held a careers event featuring black alumni with ACS for Black History Month.
Amazing Degree Held a Law book fair; run an online law students' forum.
Collaboration Held a BHM careers event with ACS and a Christmas concert with French Connection and Romanian.

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MARKETING

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Have an active social media presence in order to communicate with members.

Engagement Held a come and try welcome event open to non-members; Held a competition which was open to non-members; Held a LinkedIN workshop with headshots
Exec Volunteering  All executive team members have volunteered for a total of 10 hours over the autumn term.
Amazing Degree

Worked with the European society to design slogan’s and promotional Facebook posts in order to gain further experience on the subject which they are studying; Held a workshop to cretae a product for the brand; Also held a workshop focused to develop an advert in order to gain further experience on the subject.

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

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Social Meda Active Facebook group.
Events Trip to Actuarial Careers Reception in London, 25/10; proving mathematical theories session; 6x games nights/socials
Amazing Job Organised a trip to the Actuarial Craeers Reception for members to learn more about the actuarial profession and network with employers.
Leadership Held 7 Exec team meetigs for their society.

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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

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Social Media They have a public Facebook page and Twitter and private Facebook group for members. They also have engaged with the department to set up closed Facebook groups for the two Occupational Therapy student cohorts starting in October 2017.
Amazing Degree They worked with the department to set up peer mentoring for OT postgraduate students; they have set up Facebook groups for incoming BSc and MSc OT students, with recommendations on reading, accommodation and study skills; they have established a Facebook page for OT students to exchange/sell books and placement uniforms; they hosted an external speaker from Canine Partners to do a talk on therapy dogs.
Student Groups Made their annual summer picnic child friendly; held a 'Meet the OT Society' lunch and Q&A and a 'MSc Mixer' to engage with postgrads; held their 'Dementia Friends' event early, so student parents and commuters could attend.
Essex Event Participated in Open Day on 21 October and Winter Fayre.
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Academic/educational
1) 11/5/17 - Canine Partners talk
2) 24/10/17 - #OTalk group Tweetchat
3) 16/11/17 - Dementia Friends information session
Trips
4) 19/20 Jun 2017 RCOT conference trip
5) 21/8/17 - volunteering day at Wellies On Care Farm
Social
6) 14/12/17 - Christmas party at Three Wise Monkeys 

7) 5/2/18 - Speakers from Remap, a charity whose volunteers custom-make equipment to help people with disabilities to live more independent lives.

8) 19/2/18 - Speaker from Beat Eating Disorders charity, on eating disorders, personal experience of anorexia and the work of Beat.

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1) 18/6/17 - Sensory day at Colchester Zoo, in collaboration with the SLT Society
2) 30/6/17 - Summer picnic for staff and students
3) 26/9/17 - Bring and share lunch and Q&A session with current students for new MSc students
4) 28/9/17 - MSc mixer - 'crafty drinks' in the SU bar, with crafts teaching available
5) 3/10/17 - Bring and share lunch and Q&A session with current students for new BSc students
6) 5/10/17 - Welcome week 'crafty drinks' in the SU bar
7) 21/10/17 - volunteering day (organised with support from V team) at the Emerald dementia centre
8)27/11/17 - Quiz held in collaboration with the OT society
9) 9 & 10/11/17 - OT Week cake sale stall in HSC reception
10) 1/12/17 - placement peer support drop-in session for first year students.

Collaboration Held a fundaising event with the Speech and Language Therapy society.
Volunteering

1) 21/08/2017 - Members volunteered at Wellies On Care Farm and helped out clearing brambles, harvesting fruit and caring for animals.

2) 26/09/2017 - Members volunteered their time to run and event for new MSc students to share their experience of the course.

3) 03/10/2017 - Members volunteered their time to run and event for new BSc students to help address any worries that the new students had.

4) 01/12/2017 - Second year members volunteered their time to offer peer support to first year students about to go on to their first practice placements.

Fundraising Raised £136 - £80 OT Week Cake Sale; £56.85 Winter Fayre hot chocolate sale
Amazing Job Wrote an article in for the Occupational therapy at Essex newletter promoting what the members of the society had been doing to future employers; Hosted a placement peer event for members in their 1st year to go on their first practice placement.

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Engagement Held a freshers' mixer with ice-breaker games; and a come-and-try parapsychology event with tarot readings.
Essex Event Participated in the RAG Maze Challenge, Fireworks Fair and Winter Fair.
Events Held a trip to see a performance called Get Therapy; held three educational talks: clinical psychology talk with PhD lecturers, forensic psychology talk with course lecturers, and a forensic psychology talk with Piscon about work/placement opportunities.
Amazing Degree Took a trip to a psycology stage show at the colchester arts centre allowing their members to gain a greater understanding of the subject. Held employability talks in order to help members get more prepared for the working environment. 
Amazing Job Organised and hosted employabilty talks, as a collaboration with the Employability centre.
Social Media Have an active social media presence in order to communicate with members.

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SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPY

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Social Media Active Instagram account.
Collaboration Held a pub quiz with the Occupational Therapy society.
Fundraising Raised £140.65 for the Stroke Association bake sale; £41 for Dementia Adventure on the from a pub quiz, and £252 for the Multiple Sclerosis Society from our summer ball.
Liberation  Worked with The Stammerers Through University Campaign (STUC) to create a partnership between them and the university; held a trans* voice therapy talk on the 21st November
Events Held over 12 events during both the autumn and spring terms in 4 seperate categories.

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Most Community-Focused Society of the Year 2016-17

Most Employability-Focused Society 2016-17

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Musical

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CHOIR

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Engagement Held a come and try karaoke session on 11.10.17. Held an event which involved carolling in Colchester town which was opening to both members and non-members.
Essex Event Performed at the Fireworks Fair and the 21.10.17 Open Day. Had a stall during Winter Fayre.
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Hosted a freshers' musical quiz alongside the other musical societies.

Sang at the psychology Society christmas party event.  

Events 8 total events undertaken over the Autumn term. 5 relaxed rehearsals/karaoke sessions; one off-campus bowling social; in two categories (social; off-campus). 
Amazing Job Held auditions for the Ian and Mary Cooke award, which provides free lessons with a professional singer and is intended to develop the voice of someone who wants to sing for their career.
Rebel Performed on the Rebel Stage and were live on Rebel Radio.

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Collaboration Collaborated with Alt and Music Production societies to host 'OddBall' in Base.
Social Media Active Facebook page.
Engagement Held an open mic night and a publicity event on Square 3, selling sweets and playing music to raise the society's profile.

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Bronze Standard 2014-15

METAL

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Social Media Facebook page, group and music sharing group as well as WhatsApp chat.

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Held a pub quiz to welcome freshers with all the other musical societies.
Student Groups Held a taster session at the Housewarming event alongside Show Choir.
Engagement Held a pub quiz with the other musical societies to engage freshers with musical societies on campus; Held 2 different musical events open to both members and non-members.
Essex Event Participated in 6 events: Housewarming; Essex crown launch ceremony; RAG week; SU fireworks; Winter Fayre and Essex's Got Talent.

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MUSIC PRODUCTION

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SHOW CHOIR

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Essex Event Participated in Campus Pride; Exam Mode; Rag Week Presidents Face-Off; Winter Fayre.
Liberation Participated in Campus Pride and raised money for Mind in memory of an LGBT+ student.
Collaboration Collaborated with MuSoc during Housewarming, introducing both societies to mature and commuting students; collaborated with the other musical societies for the freshers' week music quiz; collaborated with TAS for the Winter Show.
Engagement Held a Beatboxing workshop that was open to non-members; held the Winter Concert which was open to the public.
Fundraising Raised £12 for Mind during Campus Pride and £500 for Age Concern at their Winter Concert.
Events Held 3x socials and attended the Disney quiz at Walkabout in Colchester.

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ANIMAL PROTECTION

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Collaboration Collaborated with the Vegan/Vegetarian society for a bake sale; collaborated with the Humanist Society for a discussion on eating meat, with guest lecturer Peter Singer. Held an event with the Henna society.
Engagement Held a Welcome Mixer.
Events Held five events: educational: wildlife discussion; other: National Black Cat Day, Orangutan and Debbie's bake sales; off campus: VegFest London.

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New Society of the Year 2016-17

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CONSERVATIVE FUTURE

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Collaboration Held a General Elections hustings with the other partisan societies.
Volunteering Campaigned extensively during the General Election, with four occasions where 5 or more members attended.

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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

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Events Freedom of speech demo; Halloween Milk It social; Hidden Figures Cine10 social; Sakris Kuplia campaign; Amnesty 2017 Student Conferencreedom of speech demo; Halloween Milk It social; Hidden Figures Cine10 social; Write for Rights workshop; Sakris Kuplia campaign; Amnesty 2017 Student Conference; in three categories (other; social; off-campus).
Collaboration Held a Human Rights Week event with Human Rights and Humanist societies.
Engagement Held an open Write for Rights workshop.

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FEMINIST

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Active Facebook page and group, and Instagram and Twitter accounts.
Collaboration Held a clothes swap event with Sexual Awareness Society with all leftover clothes donated to the Women's Refuge; hosted an event on black feminism/womanism with BSPS.
Essex Event Ucas Fayre Day One & Two.
Engagement Hosted an open event called 'Feminism 101'. Hosted (with Young Greens, Liberal Democrats, Humanist, Labour and Socialist Societies) on a Q&A panel for left leaning societies; hosted an open event with other political societies about misogyny in politics.
Liberation Held a discussion on Trans+ Inclusive Feminism in collaboration with the LGBT+ Students Network. Hosted a collaboration with the Black Social and Political Society on black feminism and womanism, focusing on the engagement of BAME women within the feminist movement.
Event  Held a Women's Creative Showcase for Women's Week to celebrate women in arts

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Society of the Year 2016-17

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HUMAN RIGHTS

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BLACK SOCIAL & POLITICAL

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Collaboration Held a fundraiser/debate with Somali Society.

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LABOUR

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Social Media Active public Facebook page and Twitter, and private discussion and campaigns organisation Facebook groups.
Collaboration Held a General Election Hustings with the other partisan political societies.
Volunteering Held numerous campaigning sessions during the General Election, two of which (Colchester and Clacton) which were attended by 5 or more members.
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Held multiple events in collaboration with other societies including a discussion with the liberal democrats on the 'Beveridge Report'; Held a guest speaker event with the Bulgarian Society; Held a panel debate with the conservative future, Young Greens, Liberal democrats and the UKIP societies.

Engagement Held mulitple events over the autumn term which were open to both members and non-members including the Champagne social; Top bar socials; Richard Angell event; Human rights week event.
Essex Events Took part in the essex events during autumn term including the winter fayre where they sold mulled wine and hot festive apple juice.
Events Held multiple events for members during the autumn term including Momentum Q&A; Brexit discussion; Campaingning 101 workshop; Local labour branch meeting.

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LIBERAL DEMOCRAT

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Collaboration Hosted a General Election hustings with the other partisan societies. Collaborated with the Young Greens society by having a Q&A discussion.Collaborated with the Labour society by having a Q&A discussion on the Beveridge Report.
Engagement Hosted multiple events during the autumn term which were avialable to both members and non-members including an introduction event during freshers week; Panel discussion concerning the Beveridge report.
Liberation  Hosted an event during the LGBT+ History month. Participated in a panel on misogyny in politics during Women's Week. 

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LGBT* & FRIENDS

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MENTAL HEALTH

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MODEL UNITED NATIONS

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PALESTINE SOLIDARITY GROUP

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Active Facebook page and group.
Engagement

Held a Demonstration against the Balfour Declaration asking both members and non-Members to sign a message to the government.

Organised a Film screening of 'Occupation 101' which was open to both members and non-mebers.

Hosted a guest speaker talk which was attended by both members and non-members.

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Bronze Standard Society 2016-17

POLITICS

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Sexual awareness

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Social Media Active Facebook page and group.
Liberation Held an event with LGBT+ Society on the problem of biphobia and how to fight it; held an event for Black History Month on the sexualisation of ethnic minorities.
Collaboration Held a panel on fighting sexual harrassment with the Feminist Society; held an event with LGBT+ and Friends Society on biphobia; and held an event on sex and religion with the Humanist Society.

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YOUNG GREENS

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Social Media Active Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.
Liberation Participated in Campus Pride; hosted a screening of Green Party BAME officer Rachid Nix's film 'Why don't black people vote?' followed by a Q&A with him for Black History Month; held an event with Amelia Womack, Green deputy leader, on women in politics.
Essex Event Participated in Campus Pride and the SU's Voter Registration campaign.
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Held a discussion panel with all the left wing societies on campus to talk about left wing politics and how they are all different, alongside Labour, Liberal Democrats, Humanist, Feminist and Socialist societies; hosted a screening and Q&A of 'Why don't black people vote?' with Black Social & Political Society.

Engagement Held a welcome meeting for freshers to learn about the Greens; held an open screening of 'Why don't black people vote?'; opened their speaker event with Amelia Womack to the public.

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Social Media Active Facebook page and group chat called 'Faithline'.
Engagement Held an open Welcome Event and trips to Cambridge, Walsingham, Oxford and Colchester Castle.

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AHLULBAYT ISLAMIC

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christian union

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Essex humanist students

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Social Media Active Facebook page.
Collaboration Collaborated with Lib Dem and UKIP societies on an event on Islamism; with Femsoc, Labour, Socialist, Young Greens, and Liberal Democrats on a left-wing q&a; and with Animal Protection and Vegan & Vegetarian societies on an event about meat consumption ethics.
Engagement Held open events on humanism and 'life after death', and a meet and greet.
Amazing Degree Held an event with Peter Singer, an ethicist featured in many ethics modules; with Andrew Copson, a humanist historian; and with two human rights researchers.
Student Groups Held an early event, to help commuting students attend.

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Engagement Held two events over the autumn term which were open to both members and non-members including the Recharge event; Let's talk Finance. 
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Held a christmas production with the Redeemed christian fellowship society.

Amazing Job Held two events during autumn term which were aimed to improve the employability skills of members.
Rebel During Freshers week, the President of the society made an appearance on the rebel radio.
Social Media Have an active social media presence in order to communicate with members.

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progressive Christians (scm)

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