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Title: Troubles - Creating a University episode 10
July 1st, 2013
The telegram of support from Jean-Paul Sartre has long since been lost, but many still remember the student uprisings of the late 1960s and early 70s,… Go to Episode
June 11th, 2013
Our students came together to celebrate their success through our new Big Essex Award and we also presented awards to 10 students for their significant… Go to Episode
June 3rd, 2013
“A primary function of a university must be to engage in research. It can discharge its responsibility to train future researchers only if it is itself… Go to Episode
May 3rd, 2013
For the past four years Derek Walcott has developed an ever closer relationship with the University of Essex culminating with the world premiere of his… Go to Episode