REMINDERS:

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

Test kits are available in the tutorial block and library.

Follow the Student Union on Instagram!

Freshers and re-freshers fair.pdf

In Tutorials this week:

Year 1:

Group sessions - Study Skills

Year 2:

HE: Group session - Personal Statement Writing

DE: 1:1s

ART: 1:1s

CVD AJV WORKSHOPS

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

simon fenton.pdf

Pokemon Club!

Room 14.1 (Protective Services) every Tuesday with Oliver Smith.

Everyone is welcome!


Mediation Group Update!

The meditation group from last week's bulletin now has a google classroom!

Click here to join, to keep in touch with what is happening in each session. Some might even involve storytelling!

WELFARE & WELLBEING

Welfare drop-ins @ lunchtimes in tutorial block. For more info, email Daniela dss@varndean.ac.uk

WELFARE FAIR ON THURSDAY @ LUNCHTIME

Please come and speak to local support organisations including:

Young Carers Team

Brighton and Hove Council - Road Safety

Brighton and Hove Sexual Health Team (C-Cards)

Black and Minority Ethnic Young People's Project

R.U.Ok

YAC

Varndean College Therapy Team

and others

.....and you can win a £20 Waterstones voucher

CAREERS NEWS

Virtual SkillsExpo London

This virtual event provides a great for students to speak directly with London specific employers and training providers! The event is open until 6pm, so if you can't log on during the day there will be time after college finishes.


Date - 3rd November 2021

Timings - 11am - 6pm

Register for free by clicking this link - https://skillsexpolondon.vfairs.com/en/register

Job opportunities

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

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

LIBRARY NEWS

NEW OPENING TIMES

The library is now open at 8am every day! 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 ONLINE RESOURCE

We have a new online resource which is excellent for all subjects.


GALE POWER SEARCH allows you to search a collection of databases for ebooks, journal articles etc., and on GALE PRIMARY SOURCES you can search the digital archives of The Economist, Financial Times, The Independent and The Times. Use the direct links above or find it on the eResources page of the library website. Use your usual college username and password to log in.

NEW ON CLICKVIEW

Stephen
Thirteen years after their son's racist murder, Stephen Lawrence's parents continue their fight for justice. (15)



The Peanut Butter Falcon A man with down syndrome runs away from a residential nursing home to pursue his dream of becoming a wrestler. Later, he meets with an outlaw who becomes his friend and coach. (12A)

Yesterday

A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed. (12A)

H2O: The Molecule That Made Us

What if our most precious resource was under threat? Water connects everything, bringing life to every corner of the planet - but what happens if we can't take it for granted? (PG)

NEW BOOKS & eBOOKS

The Connell Guide to T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land
Metro 2033
Margot & Me
AQA A-Level Business
Year 1 and AS
eBook
BTEC National Engineering
eBook

Creative Learning in the Early Years
eBook

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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