Dates for your diary:


HALF TERM - 13th-17th February

Mid Year PRACTICE EXAMS (Level 2 & Year 2 students) - 30th Jan- 3rd Feb.

Spring REPORT CARDS - 20th February

...in Tutorials this week:

YEAR 1 - Unifrog Launch

YEAR 2 - Study Leave Week

LEVEL 2 - Getting Ready for Progression


Here you can find the latest news and events in a monthly round up of local, national and international issues that relate to the environment, sustainability and climate change.

WELFARE

ENRICHMENT @ Varndean

Enrichments of the Week

OCD and intrusive thoughts support group - Thursday lunchtimes in room S10

Philosophy Society - Tuesday Lunchtimes in room 13

Ethnicity, Identity, and Culture group - Thursday lunchtimes in room 5

If you want to be included in next weeks enrichment of the week, email 86786@student.varndean.ac.uk

For any general queries, please email enrichment@varndean.ac.uk

STUDENT UNION

List of Student Union members emails and roles:

What we are doing


  • Staff roles - A "cheat sheet" of the different roles of important members of staff and how to contact them was proposed by the Student Union, and is currently being worked on by George Marshall and myself (Cassie Samuel).

For any general queries, please email nus@student.varndean.ac.uk. For any enquiry relating to a specific SU member, please see above emails.

CAREERS NEWS

Steve Willis Training are hosting a Taster Day this February Half Term. There are 8 spaces available so if you have a student that is interested in starting a career as an Electrician or a Gas Engineer.

You can book in for the Taster Day by completing their Taster Day booking form here: https://forms.gle/JJRtdL9jwMfBzVM27.

Rolls-Royce_Future Talent Careers Event_Poster.pdf

JOBS (recommended max 10 hours per week)

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

LIBRARY NEWS

Do you need any help with your EPQ referencing or RAVEN evaluations? If so, we can help!

Pop into the library for a one to one session with one of the librarians who can answer any questions you have, or email us at library@varndean.ac.uk. You can also find our Referencing Guide on the library website.


NEW ON CLICKVIEW

Inside America's Treasure HouseThe Met Episode 1 Documentary series filmed inside America's biggest art museum as it prepares for its 150th anniversary. (PG)
A Bunch of Amateurs A bunch of amateur film-makers, with nothing left to lose, tackle one of Hollywood's greatest musicals in order to save their beloved Bradford Film Club. (PG)
How to Crack the Class Ceiling Episode 1 Amol Rajan seeks tips and tricks to help working class students land Britain's top jobs. (E)
The Straight StoryAn old man makes a long journey by lawnmower to mend his relationship with an ill brother. (U)

NEW BOOKS

An Introduction to Sociologyby Ken Browne
Why Globalization Worksby Martin Wolf
OCR Psychology for A Level & AS: Revision Guideby Cara FlanaganE-book
Still Alice DVD (12)
Snow Countryby Sebastian FaulksFiction
Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon 1by Naoko TakeuchiGraphic Novel

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. Visit the library website for further information and everything you need to know about using the library.

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