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Camp America Bursary - Closing Date Fri 1st Dec
by Faye Hatherley-Edwin - Monday, 20 November 2017, 2:24 PM

Here at Plymouth Marjon University we work in partnership with Camp America, supporting you with the opportunity to gain one of 15, £600 bursary towards funding your Camp America summer adventure, as well as helping you recognise and gain the key skills that will look fantastic to employers on ...

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Academic Advice drop-in w/c Monday 20 November
by Victoria Scoble - Monday, 20 November 2017, 10:48 AM

Please note that there will be no Academic Advice drop-in this Thursday 23 November.

However, all other drop-ins will be running as per usual this week.

Details are attached.

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Children in Need Cake Sale - Thursday
by Faye Hatherley-Edwin - Monday, 20 November 2017, 10:27 AM

On Thursday 23rd November there will be a Children in Need cake sale on the ground floor of the library from 10:30-11:30 with all proceeds going to Children in Need.

Please come along and give a donation in exchange for something sweet. If you would like to bring a cake to sell, bought or home baked, all contributions will be gratefully received.

Many thanks

Marjon Social Action Group

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Database Course Session 4 – More About Queries
by Kathryn Parker - Monday, 20 November 2017, 10:26 AM

Database Course – More About Queries
With: Mersedes Farjad
Friday 24 November 2017  12:00 – 13:30
Venue: IT Training & Support training room (access via 24 hour computer room)

Topics covered in this session:

  • Creating Queries
  • Using Criteria for Queries

You can book for these sessions by ...

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Sustainability & Green Impact
by Elias McGill - Friday, 17 November 2017, 4:10 PM

Hi all,

The Students Union is currently entering into the NUS Green Impact scheme which involves us trying to make our campus a more environmentally friendly place to be. This will involve a variety of activities and campaigns throughout the year.

But first, we need to gather a bit of research ...

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Traffic report
by Alison Spencer - Friday, 17 November 2017, 2:28 PM

Looseleigh Lane

Dates: Wednesday 22nd November to Thursday 23rd November

Contractor: South West Highways

Details: Resurfacing works

Traffic Management: Road closure, Powisland Drive to Tavistock Road, 630pm to 6am


Wolseley Road

Dates: Friday 24th November to Saturday 25th November


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Starbucks/Servery, Main Hall opening hours over the Festive period
by Michelle Brown - Friday, 17 November 2017, 1:24 PM

Starbucks will be closed -

18 - 22nd Dec 2017 & reopen on 2nd Jan 2018


Servery, Main will be open -

8 - 2pm - 18-22nd Dec 2017 & 2-5th Jan 2018

Breakfast & Grill Bar Menu will be available.


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Grandstand Opening hours over the festive period
by Michelle Brown - Friday, 17 November 2017, 12:55 PM


24th Dec 2017 - open 9-5pm

25 & 26 Dec 2017 - closed

27 - 31 Jan 2017 - open 9-5pm

1 Jan 2018 - closed

Normal hours resume on 2nd Jan 2018

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Global Entrepreneurship Week – Day 5
by Glen Crust - Friday, 17 November 2017, 8:32 AM

Day five of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017 at Marjon. Today’s hints and tips on Twitter focus on the top skills you need to set up a business and tips from people that have been through the process. Join our Twitter conversation by following @MarjonFutures don’t forget to use #GEW2017


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Futures workshops 22/11 & 30/11- Beat other candidates at interview.
by Phillippa Elford - Thursday, 16 November 2017, 2:16 PM

Beat other candidates at interview


Would you like some hints, tips and an opportunity to practice your interview technique? These workshops are for you.

Book your place now via Futures online.