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Declaring a climate emergency
22nd October 2021
Colchester Institute has declared a climate emergency. With the UK hosting the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties...
Graduation 2021
13th October 2021
University Centre Colchester Graduation 2021 After what has been a challenging eighteen months for everyone, graduates at University Centre Colchester,...
Guests of honour 2021
4th October 2021
University Centre Colchester reveal their guests of honour for 2021 This year’s University Centre Colchester Graduation will be a special...
Students ‘Grab a Jab’ on board
15th September 2021
Students ‘Grab a Jab’ with vaccinations for school leavers To support the national Covid-19 vaccination rollout an NHS vaccination bus...
Decarbonisation Scheme
10th August 2021
Colchester Institute is celebrating after being successful in a £3.7m bid to the Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme, which aims to...
Samuel secures role on tour!
6th July 2021
Musical Theatre Alumni secures a role in Dirty Dancing tour! Ex Musical Theatre student, Samuel Bailey has just secured the...
‘Lockdown School Hero’ Award
28th June 2021
Lockdown School Hero Award Public Services Lecturer Bev Robinson has been awarded a Jack Petchey ‘Lockdown School Hero’ Award. Bev...
Esports team make the final!
25th June 2021
Colchester Institute Esports team make it to national final! Colchester Institutes Esports team the Braintree Basilisks are celebrating making it...
Rebecca’s England Debut
1st June 2021
Rebecca Secured Bronze Medal in England Debut! Former Professional Sports Coaching student Rebecca secures bronze medal in her first England...
Octopus Ahoy! Sculpture
30th May 2021
Art and Design student selected to paint Octopus Ahoy! Sculpture Art and Design student Alana Fensom, has been selected by...
Forterra Brick Donation
21st May 2021
Colchester Institute Brick Donation Colchester Institute was kindly donated over £4,000’s worth of London bricks from Forterra, one of the...
Freeport East skills challenge
20th March 2021
With the recent awarding of freeport status to the ports of Harwich and Felixstowe, ‘Freeport East’ will provide a huge...
Students adapt to remote learning
8th March 2021
Students successfully adapt to the virtual world of online learning Colchester Institute has been confronted with many challenges during the...
New Wellness Charter Signed
27th January 2021
Colleges across England teach and train 2.2 million people each year – including 685,000 young people. As a large regional...
New Accessibility Officer in Post
26th January 2021
University Centre Colchester is pleased to welcome our new Accessibility Officer: Alexandra Chappell. Alexandra has wrote an introduction to herself...
The Garden Seekers Project
14th January 2021
Artist and visiting Lecturer Jane Frederick has recently completed a 9-month research and development project investigating the enduring appeal of...
Content refresh for Art degrees
14th January 2021
Students in the School of Art and Design recommended more input in terms of digital media and software in Art...
A new HE Student Union!
16th December 2020
Following feedback that the College student union was not HE specific, and its activities were not aimed at degree level...
Oliver’s New Role
24th November 2020
Jack Petchey award winner Oliver Taylor has continued to go from strength to strength by starting an exciting new role...
Digital Film Production Newsletter
16th November 2020
Please click here to read the Autumn Newsletter from our BA (Hons) Digital Film Production. It includes some of the...
We had a great time at UCAS!
16th November 2020
On 23rd and 24th October we attended the UCAS Futures in Social Sciences, Humanities and Teaching and on 13th and...
Our New Higher Education Logo
9th November 2020
Something exciting was installed on our HE building last week… Our new lit-up logo!
Graduate Featured in Campaign
21st October 2020
Our Musical Theatre graduate Brooke Meredith is the opening face of the Kent Police online recruitment campaign! A big well...
3D Printing Colchester’s Roman Wall
15th October 2020
BA Photography students from University Centre Colchester at Colchester Institute recently took part in a project where cutting-edge 3D technology...