What's On


Here are all the events organised by SU Societies that are coming up!


Bookish Early meeting for newcomers
30th September - 1st October
This will be an early meeting for early birds! We will be holding a few activities to break the ice. We will also be holding the diversity month topic for October.
Enactus Essex Enactus UK Welcome Event
30th September
Want to join the Enactus Family? Or just looking to deepen your Enactus knowledge? Join the Enactus Essex team on Wednesday as the team tunes in for the National Virtual Welcome Event!
Psychoanalysis Open Event: Therapy Wars: From Psychoanalysis to CBT
2nd October
Online Event
A discussion-led event about efficacy & effectiveness in different psychotherapeutic modalities.
Musical Theatre Appreciation 'Getting to know You' Games Night
5th October
It's officially time to Move-In to Essex Uni! Join us for a chilled out games night with MTAS for a night of fun, laughs and more importantly the first chance to get to know YOU!
St John Ambulance LINKS Virtual Freshers Event!
7th October
Via Zoom
Come and join us for a virtual Q&A Session
History Welcome Week Quiz
8th October
Whether you want to (virtually) meet people from the department, thrash your peers with your awesome historical knowledge, or simply pass the time on another evening spent indoors, the History Society Welcome Quiz offers it all.
St John Ambulance LINKS Freshers Fair - Essex SJA Society and Unit
10th-11th October
Multi-deck Car Park (behind Essex Sport Arena)
Freshers fair 10-11th October, 10am-5pm both days
Video Games Freshers Fair Stall
10th-11th October
Multi Deck Car Park, Colchester Campus
With the freshers fair, you can briefly speak to executives of the society to gain insight on what we do and the many socials we use in order to find people to play your favourite games with and take part in numerous events throughout the year.
TEDx TEDx Society Introductory Meeting
12th-18th October
Join us to learn more about the Society. Specific time and date to be determined and updated.
Musical Theatre Appreciation MTAS Official Welcome Night
12th October
Our first official event of the term! We will be introducing the exec and running through our plans for the upcoming term before ending the night with a quiz and games.
St John Ambulance LINKS Society meeting 12/10/2020
12th October
Via Zoom
Join us to learn about the recovery position
Essex Entrepreneurs Why start your own business?
14th October
Hosted by Daisy and Kamilija, experienced student entrepreneurs, this webinar explores the reasons that people start their own businesses. There will be 2 x 10 minute talks and an opportunity for questions/discussion.
Liberal Democrat In Conversation with Vince Cable
14th October
In our first speaker event of the year, we speak to Vince Cable, former leader of the Liberal Democrats.
Catholic Colchester Town Tour
17th October
Colchester Town Centre
Catholic CathSoc Welcome Event
18th October
Online (Zoom)
Welcome to your catholic community on campus! We can’t wait to meet and share with you what we have planned for this exciting year.
TEDx TEDx talks viewing and discussion
19th-25th October
Come watch and discuss TEDx talks with us!
TEDx TEDx Soc. Halloween Social
26th October - 1st November
Join us for our first Social! Halloween themed!
TEDx “What is a TEDx Talk - how to give a good presentation” Workshop
2nd-8th November
Learn what makes a TEDx talk what it is and how to give great presentations.
TEDx Previous TEDx Speakers Workshop
9th-15th November
Meet experienced TEDx Speakers, listen to their story and ask them your questions.
TEDx TEDx Soc. November Social
16th-22nd November
Have fun and hangout with the Society members.
TEDx TEDx Soc. Christmas Social
14th-18th December
Society Social! Christmas themed!