REMINDERS:

It is important that you continue to test 2x week.

Test kits are available in the tutorial block and library.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY:

READING WEEK 18-22.10.

HALF TERM 25-29.10.

Follow the Student Union on Instagram!

Competition Updates

All the money raised from the Student Union raffle was donated to the charity Care4Calais to support asylum seekers in Brighton

Fundraiser link

Find out more about the charity!


Congratulations to Florence Symonds - the winner of the £20 Waterstones voucher!

Enrichment
ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT VARNDEAN (5) (1).pdf

UPCOMING

Brighton and Hove Sexual Health visiting college!

Brighton and Hove Sexual Health team will be in the tutorial block on Monday between 10am - 3pm to raise awareness of STIs and the importance of testing. They will also be launching their new c-card app!

Please come and see them and get a freebie. :)

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UCAS APPLICANTS!

GET FEEDBACK ON YOUR UCAS PERSONAL STATEMENT

SIGN-UP SHEETS AT CAREERS IN LIBRARY

NEW DATES

BRIGHTON - OCT 12TH, NOV 1ST, NOV 30TH

SUSSEX - NOV 8TH, NOV 18TH, NOV 24TH

BOOK YOUR DAY AND TIME

(YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE APPLYING TO THESE UNIVERSITIES)

Covid Vaccine Young People's Virtual Q&A

Are you aged 16-25 and live in Brighton & Hove? Do you have questions about the vaccine, or concerns that you would like to raise? On the 11th October we are hosting an online Q&A with a registered GP - a safe space where you can get the answers you need from a trusted source. Email YACCOVIDFUND@ymcadlg.org to be involved.

The Great Big Lesson for Climate & Nature

If you want to take action on climate change but don't know where to start, or want to feel more confident talking about the climate change crisis...

Join a live lesson at 9am GMT on Friday 5th November for The Great Big Lesson for Climate & Nature broadcast live from COP26 in Glasgow.

Sign up here!

More info on the course!

If you have any feedback and/ or suggestion for future bulletin issues, please email studentbulletin@varndean.ac.uk

POST-COLLEGE INFO

Browse Uni Resources!

GB MET HE Open events 2021.pdf

Book your place here!

University-Level Qualification Open Days

All MET Open Events

Are you considering studying at Oxford Brookes University? If you join their 'Access Programme - Discover Brookes' you can get a contextual offer plus a bursary of £1000 in your first year (no need to pay it back).

If you want to know more and to check if you are eligible, please see below. Deadline for applications 12/11/21


CAREERS NEWS

Job opportunities

Maximum number of hours per week should be 10hrs otherwise it will affect your at college!

VOTS 4-10-2021.doc

Please email the Careers team to book an appointment or if you have any enquiry email: careers@varndean.ac.uk

LIBRARY NEWS

BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Celebrating Black History Month this October. The theme for this year is 'Proud To Be'. Come and have a look at our library display where we will be highlighting resources from our collection throughout the month.


Visit blackhistorymonth.org.uk for lots more information.

WHERE TO STUDY IN COLLEGE... (1).mp4

Wondering where's the best place to study in college? Watch the video to see which study space is best for you.


Visit our website for everything you need to know about using the library and the resources we have to support your studies. Find it on MyVarndean under the 'Learning' tab, or use the direct link below.

NEW ON CLICKVIEW

Fever Pitch: The Rise of the Premier League
Once upon a time, football was just a game... From those who lived it, and those who made the beautiful game a billion pound business. The goals, the glamour, the glory. (E)

A Doll's House

A woman being blackmailed over a forgery finds support in a surprising place. (PG)





Pedigree Dogs Exposed

An investigation into the health of pedigree dogs, examining the level of inherited disease and other welfare concerns in man's best friend and including interviews with experts. (PG).


The Blob: A Genius without a Brain

Documentary about leading scientists' investigations into the properties of a one-billion-year-old, single-cell organism that might challenge our concept of intelligent life. (PG)

NEW BOOKS & eBOOKS

Antigone: student editions
True and false: heresy and common sense for the actor
Game writing: narrative skills for videogames
Revise BTEC National Computing Revision Guide
eBook

AQA A-Level Sociology Student Guide 1: Education with theory and methodseBook
Sport Psychology: The BasicseBook

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email on library@varndean.ac.uk and we will do all we can to help.

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