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TERM TWO PASS
5th November - 13th February
Sub Zero
Want to be a VIP all term long? Get entry to all events guaranteed?* Access to special drinks deals and freebies? You will get a term two WRISTBAND. Please note there is a limited number of term passes available.
Essex Pole Fundraiser Raffle
17th January - 31st March
Fundraiser raffle for charity. Prizes include Nintendo Switch & Mario Kart bundle, £20 One4all giftcard, £10 JustEat giftcard, £5 Starbucks giftcard. All proceeds go to charity. Tickets start £3= 1 entry, £10= 4 entries, £20= 10 entries. Donate now!
Holocaust Memorial Week
27th January - 3rd February
University of Essex
A week of remembrance.
Holocaust Memorial Week: Lantern making workshop
27th January
Silberrad Student Centre
Join Tom and Iris in the Silberrad Student Centre foyer to make your lantern for the Procession of Light which will take place from 4.45pm.
LGBTQ+ Mixer
27th January
Greenhouse Cafe
THURSDAY 2PM | Grab a coffee and relax with the LGBTQ+ community.
Holocaust Memorial Week: Procession of Light
27th January
Meet on the Silberrad Student Centre Plaza
Join us for the Procession of Light when we walk across the Colchester Campus followed by a moment of reflection and refreshments.
Asian Student Mixer
27th January
SU Bar
THURSDAY 6:30PM | Connect with your Asian community in Top Bar
Ignition First Meet
27th January
LTB9
Ignition: AI society's first meet since its inception. Play some quizzes in groups and get to know about AI from some experts. A great chance to meet people with similar interests. So come along with your friends!!
Pure 00s
27th January
A Thursday throwback to the best anthems from the 2000s!
Women's Network: Well-being Coffee Mornings
28th January
Meet outside Greenhouse Cafe
FRIDAY 11AM | Join your Women’s Officer and the Women’s Network for our weekly well-being coffee mornings.
Introductory Student Rep Training Face to Face
28th January
CTC 3.03
Introductory training gives you the skills you need to become a successful rep.
Student Parent and Carers Mixer
28th January
Greenhouse Cafe
FRIDAY 12PM | The chance to connect with other parents and carers. Children welcome!
Introductory Student Rep Training on Zoom
28th January
https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/94324458126
Introductory training gives you all the skills you need to be a successful student rep
Student Rep Mixer
28th January
Top Bar
Come along to Top Bar on Friday to meet other reps, have a drink (alcoholic or otherwise), play some pool and generally have fun!
All about NFTs
28th January
Zoom
Joins us to find out what all the hype around NFTs is about.
Fizz Fridays
28th January
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
28th January
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
UV Pop Party
28th January
Sub Zero
For pop hits all night long
PAINTING A CLASSROOM FOR ECL Day 1
29th January
Meet on Campus
Do you want to help make a difference for adults with autism and/or learning disabilities? We've partnered with ECL (Essex Cares Limited) to paint one of their classrooms, thereby creating a brighter, better environment for their service users.
Volunteer at Cat Rescue!
29th January
Colchester Cat Rescue
Want to spend your Saturday morning volunteering with cats at a local Cat Rescue? Join us on our sessions!
Lend A Hand Regular Volunteering Project
29th January
Sign up to get details!
Want to give something back? You can help out people from a disadvantaged background to improve their basic literacy and numeracy and life skills!
Wellness Walk
29th January
Outside The Greenhouse Cafe
Wrap up warm and join us for a walk around campus.
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
29th January
SU Bar
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
Sub Zero Presents Sigma
29th January
Sub Zero
This Saturday Sub Zero is thrilled to present chart-topping DJ duo Sigma!
PAINTING A CLASSROOM FOR ECL Day 2
30th January
Meet on Campus
Do you want to help make a difference for adults with autism and/or learning disabilities? We've partnered with ECL (Essex Cares Limited) to paint one of their classrooms, thereby creating a brighter, better environment for their service users.
SU Bar Quiz
30th January
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
SU Takeaway: Lunar New Year
31st January - 4th February
SU Takeaway
Each day try a dish inspired by the Lunar new year.
Lunar New Year gift bags
31st January
Square 3 - Colchester campus
Collect a free gift bag from your SU, containing traditional lunar new year items to enjoy the celebrations.
Introductory Student Rep Training Face to Face
31st January
NTC 2.03
Introductory training gives you all the skills you need to be a successful rep!
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
31st January
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
31st January
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
Disney/Pixar Social
31st January
Square 3
A fun costume Disney/Pixar Social!
LGBT History Month - History Learning
1st February
Square 3
Join us on square 3 to learn about LGBT History throughout the years.
Origami Session
1st February
5N.4.7
Energy ft. DJ Nairaa
1st February
Our regular R&B, Hip Hop, Bashment, Grime, and Afrobeats night on campus!
Lunar New Year Crafts
2nd February
MOA
WEDNESDAY 10AM | Come along and do some Lunar New Year themed crafts!
Students with disabilities Mixer
2nd February
Greenhouse Cafe
WEDNESDAY 11AM | Meet your Students with disabilities officer and connect with others.
Celebration of Lunar New Year
2nd February
Square 3
WEDNESDAY 1PM | Listen to music, watch a lion dance performance and celebrate Lunar New Year!
WiSTEM Society Study Session
2nd February
CTC 3.05
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Lunar New Year Crafts
2nd February
MOA
WEDNESDAY 2PM | Come along and do some Lunar New Year-themed crafts!
Board Game Nights
2nd February
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
WiSTEM Networking Mixer + Professional Headshot (open to all degree subjects)
2nd February
Ivor Crewe Seminar Room
Join WiSTEM to meet like-minded people and develop connections over refreshments. There will be rounds of speed networking and opportunity to get a professional headshot taken! Networking expert talk and Q&A too. Dress code: smart casual. Book now!
Fed - Extra Time
2nd February
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
FED
2nd February
Sub Zero
Join us for the weekly Sports Social! Fed is one of the biggest nights out on campus. Celebrate the last Wednesday night of the term with your Blades teams!
Asian Student Mixer- Lunar New Year
3rd February
Greenhouse Cafe
THURSDAY 6:30PM | Join your Asian officer and community in celebration of Lunar New Year.
Lunar New Year Crafts
4th February
MOA
FRIDAY 10AM | Come along and do some Lunar New Year themed crafts!
Women's Network: Well-being Coffee Mornings
4th February
Meet outside the Greenhouse Cafe
FRIDAY 11AM | Join your Women’s Officer and the Women’s Network for our weekly well-being coffee mornings.
Fizz Fridays
4th February
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Pizza and Games Night!
4th February
LTB04
Join us for a fun friday night with TAS! Come along for some fun games and Pizza. Feel free to also bring a board game along the more the merrier!
Stock Exchange
4th February
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
5th February
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
Sub Zero presents Wideboys
5th February
Sub Zero
Sub Zero presents DJ sensation Wideboys!
Holocaust Memorial Week: Harwich and the Kindertransport
6th February
Transport will be provided from our Colchester Campus to Harwich
Staff and students from the University of Essex are invited to visit the Harwich Museum to hear more about the role of the Port of Harwich, just 13 miles from Colchester, in the Kindertransport and to find out more about the Harwich Museum.
SU Bar Quiz: Superheroes( Marvel/DC)
6th February
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
Digital Angels #SVW22
7th February
Firstsite Gallery, Colchester
Help elderly people from Colchester figure out how to use their smart phones, tablets, and laptops, and all other technology, so they can use all the advantages of the IT world!
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
7th February
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
7th February
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
Women's Mixer
8th February
Greenhouse Cafe
THURSDAY 11AM | Have a coffee and a chat in our new space with other women and your Women's officer.
Men talking about Mental Health Mixer
8th February
MOA
TUESDAY 3PM | A safe space for men to talk about mental health.
WiSTEM Society Study Session
9th February
CTC 3.04
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Art Exchange: Banner-making Art Workshops
9th February
The Hex
WENESDAY 6PM | Come and make a banner about something that matters to you and is worth shouting about.
Board Game Nights
9th February
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
Fed - Extra Time
9th February
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
Mental Health Mixer
10th February
MOA
THURSDAY 12PM | A safe space to talk about mental health.
WiSTEM Presentation Workshop Collab with TEDx and Public Speaking Society
10th February
TBD
Presenting in front of a group of people can be incredibly nerve-wracking which is why we're bringing in a speaker to give you tips on how to say what you need to confidently! A collab with TEDx and Public Speaking society
Pure Deep House
10th February
Sub Zero
Women's Network: Well-being Coffee Mornings
11th February
The Greenhouse Cafe
FRIDAY 11AM | Join your Women’s Officer and the Women’s Network for our weekly well-being coffee mornings.
Panel Discussion: International Day of Women and Girls in Science collab with Women's Officer
11th February
LTB
Panel discussion for International Day of Women and Girls in Science featuring Essex Alumnae + Staff! Hear about their experiences, ask questions about their career and more! A Women in STEM society event in collaboration with the Women's Officer.
Fizz Fridays
11th February
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
11th February
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
12th February
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
SU Bar Quiz: Netflix
13th February
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
Superbowl Sunday
13th February
SU Bar
Its that time of the year again, Superbowl Sunday. Showing live in the bar, come down, Grab some food and Cheer on as the NFL Season comes to its final.
LGBT History Month - Coffee and Coming Out
14th February
TBC
Come for a coffee and to share your story.
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
14th February
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
14th February
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
Art & Humanities Mixer
15th February
Greenhouse Cafe
TUESDAY 5PM | Connect with other students studying Arts and Humanities.
WiSTEM Society Study Session
16th February
TBD
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Social Sciences Mixer
16th February
The Greenhouse Cafe
WEDNESDAY 5PM | Connect with other students studying in Social Sciences. Not sure whether this is you? Departments are listed on the event.
Board Game Nights
16th February
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
Fed - Extra Time
16th February
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
Science & Health Mixer
17th February
The Greenhouse Cafe
THURSDAY 5PM | Connect with other students studying within Science & Health. Not sure whether this is you? Departments are listed on the event.
WiSTEM LinkedIn Workshop
17th February
TBD
LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network. It can be daunting when you don't really know what you're doing on the app. Our president, Emily will be running a tutorial on how to make your profile stand out in this hybrid event.
LGBT History Month - Random Presentations Afternoon
18th February
NTC.2.07
Have fun and relax as a community catching up with each other with some random presentations!
Fizz Fridays
18th February
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
18th February
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
19th February
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
Pole Workshops: Aerial Silk 1
20th February
Flight Aerial Arts Studio, Sprawls Farm, Bures Rd, West Bergholt, Colchester, CO6 3DN
Join us for a session at Colchester Flight Aerial Arts for a 1hr Aerial Silk session! Open to everyone, all levels and beginner friendly. 8 spaces only so book now! Discounts available for paying Pole members
Pole Workshops: Aerial Hoop 1
20th February
Flight Aerial Arts Studio, Sprawls Farm, Bures Rd, West Bergholt, Colchester, CO6 3DN
Join us for a session at Colchester Flight Aerial Arts for a 1hr Aerial Hoop session! Open to everyone, all levels and beginner friendly. 8 spaces only so book now!
SU Bar Quiz: The Big Movie Quiz
20th February
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
21st February
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
21st February
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
WiSTEM Society Study Session
23rd February
TBD
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Board Game Nights
23rd February
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
Fed - Extra Time
23rd February
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
Fizz Fridays
25th February
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
25th February
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
26th February
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
Pole Workshops: Aerial Silk 2
27th February
Flight Aerial Arts Studio, Sprawls Farm, Bures Rd, West Bergholt, Colchester, CO6 3DN
Join us for a session at Colchester Flight Aerial Arts for a 1hr Aerial Hoop session! Open to everyone, all levels and beginner friendly. 8 spaces only so book now! Discount available for paying Pole members
Pole Workshops: Aerial Hoop 2
27th February
Flight Aerial Arts Studio, Sprawls Farm, Bures Rd, West Bergholt, Colchester, CO6 3DN
Join us for a session at Colchester Flight Aerial Arts for a 1hr Aerial Hoop session! Open to everyone, all levels and beginner friendly. 8 spaces only so book now! Discount available for paying Pole members
SU Bar Quiz
27th February
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
28th February
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
28th February
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
WiSTEM Society Study Session
2nd March
TBD
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Board Game Nights
2nd March
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
Fed - Extra Time
2nd March
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
Fizz Fridays
4th March
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
4th March
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
5th March
SU Bar
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
SU Bar Quiz: Big British Quiz
6th-7th March
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
7th March
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
7th March
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
WiSTEM Society Study Session
9th March
TBD
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Board Game Nights
9th March
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
Fed - Extra Time
9th March
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
WiSTEM collab Roundtable Discussion Fundraiser
11th March
TBD
Roundtable discussion by WiSTEM in collab with other societies, discussing topics like empowerment, safety, diversity, and inclusion. Grab a cuppa and some snacks to discuss in a safe environment. All proceeds go to a charity chosen by our members.
Fizz Fridays
11th March
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
11th March
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
12th March
SU Bar
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
Pole Workshops: Bungee Fitness 1
13th March
Colchester Wado Ryu Karate, 19 Davey Close, Colchester, CO1 2XL
Join us for a session at Colchester Flight Aerial Arts for a 1hr Bungee Fitness session! Open to everyone, all levels and beginner friendly. 7 spaces only so book now! Discount available for paying Pole members
Pole Workshops: Bungee Fitness 2
13th March
Colchester Wado Ryu Karate, 19 Davey Close, Colchester, CO1 2XL
Join us for a session at Colchester Flight Aerial Arts for a 1hr Bungee Fitness session! Open to everyone, all levels and beginner friendly. 7 spaces only so book now! Discount available for paying Pole members
SU Bar Quiz: Disney
13th-14th March
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
14th March
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
MILK IT!
14th March
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 2am!
WiSTEM Society Study Session
16th March
TBD
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Board Game Nights
16th March
LTB 4
Come along and socialise with new people and play some board games! This is also the perfect stress relief from student life. (6-11pm) Hosted by the RPG & Tabletop Society
Fed - Extra Time
16th March
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
Fizz Fridays
18th March
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
18th March
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
19th March
SU Bar
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
WiSTEM Society Study Session - Zoom
21st March
Zoom
Our weekly zoom study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Mini Milk It
21st March
SU Bar
It's the cheesiest night on campus... Milk It! Come on down for Karaoke from 9pm and then the best pop party classics until 1am!
WiSTEM Society Study Session
23rd March
TBD
Our study sessions are a chance to catch up with work in the company of others. We use timers to have periods of silent study and breaks in between. These sessions are hosted both in person and on Zoom. Feel free to drop in anytime.
Board Game Nights
23rd March
LTB 4 @ 6-11pm
Take some time away from the stresses of university and socialise whilst playing board games! (RPG and Tabletop Society Event)
Fed - Extra Time
23rd March
SU Bar
Weekly pre-Fed warm up with live sports, drinks deals and the place to celebrate your big wins!
Fizz Fridays
25th March
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Stock Exchange
25th March
SU Bar
The SU Bar turns into a Stock Exchange every Friday from 8pm......
SOCIETY SATURDAY'S
26th March
SU Bar
The night of all nights for all of you SOCIETY members! Karaoke, drinks deals, giveaways. Do NOT get FOMO
SU QUIZ!
27th March
SU Bar
Want to win £200 and have a great night out? Every Sunday In the SU Bar we have the biggest quiz in town.
Fizz Fridays
1st April
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.
Fizz Fridays
8th April
Top Bar
Fizz Friday, Every Friday in Top Bar.

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