Essex summed up in 3 photos

There are so many note-worthy places on our lovely Colchester campus that are particularly good for Instagram (I’m looking at you, No.64 bus with lakeside view), but to really sum up the Essex experience, I’ve picked these three: 535 more words

The World As I See It

From Essex with Love: Attending the University of Essex when you're already from Essex

A lot of thought goes into choosing a university. There are simply so many options and scenarios to go through. I remember going to a UCAS convention whilst in sixth form and talking with different universities about what they had to offer then I ended up coming home with 47 prospectuses! 529 more words

Taking Care Of Number 1

The Only Way Is Essex: Why I Didn't Choose Another Uni

Oh Essex, the land of fake tans and stilettos, or so The Only Way is Essex would have you think. When I told people I was applying to the University of Essex, people would automatically think of the stereotypical Essex resident. 584 more words

Life Hacks

Science and religion; thoughts provoked by "The World as I see It"

“The fairest thing we can experience is the mysterious.”
-Albert Einstein

I must confess, I am not a religious individual. I prefer to refer to myself as ‘agnostic’ and find truth in science rather than fromĀ an church. 970 more words

If I could Start over my Essex Experience: What I would and wouldn't change

I have spent a lot of time recently reflecting on my time at Essex. I keep looking back to first year and thinking “wow that was 2 years ago?!”. 701 more words

Mates And Instagram Moments