The Crucial First Six Weeks

A key figure in student development at the University of Essex has stressed the importance of the first six weeks of a student’s experience at university.

Victoria Frost, the head of Residence Life & student support at the University of Essex, spoke of the crucial first few weeks of a student’s life at university, which can define how a student’s university experience will be shaped, and why the Residence Life programme is so important at the university.

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University Pro-vice Chancellor warns of Brexit dangers


The pro-vice Chancellor of the University of Essex has warned that leaving the EU could damage the diversity of the students that study there.

Heather Laurie, who will take over as Vice Chancellor in September, said “a lot was at stake” for higher education in the forthcoming referendum that takes place on June 23.

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