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by Emma Harris - Friday, 22 September 2017, 4:14 PM

This is a longshot but here goes. 

I left a  big blue, flowery and pink pencil case at my placement school (months ago )and I asked another student to take it into uni and hand it into reception which she did but so far I have had no luck retrieving it. Normally I wouldn't mind losing a pencil ...

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Outdoor Cinema
by Elias McGill - Friday, 22 September 2017, 2:15 PM

Thanks to those who attended the outdoor cinema event last night, it was a resounding success and one we will be looking to do more regularly if the weather allows! Feel free to suggest films for us to show too!

Thanks also the C&Ms team for helping put the event on.

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Student Vacancies - Student Ambassadors
by Donna Piper - Friday, 22 September 2017, 11:34 AM


Marketing, Communications & Student Recruitment

Student Ambassadors

Salary: £8.61 per hour (+12% holiday pay)

Calling second and third year students

Would you like to gain work experience, whilst doing something that you are passionate about?

We are now recruiting ...

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LearningSpace: Your Dashboard Page has Changed
by Tony Atkin - Friday, 22 September 2017, 11:02 AM

When you login to LearningSpace it normally drops you into your Dashboard Page which shows you a list of courses and upcoming events.  In response to a bug which told you that you have 'Turnitin assignments requiring attention' even though the assignments were in the past we have updated the ...

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Key Found
by Dawn Palfrey - Friday, 22 September 2017, 10:09 AM

A key has been found in Drama seating area

if you have lost a single key it has been taken to reception

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Tonights evening menu - Servery, Main Hall
by Michelle Brown - Thursday, 21 September 2017, 4:25 PM

Indian Theme Evening Meal

Chicken Korma, Chicken Tikka Masala, Panner Tikka Masala

Served with

Basmati or Pilau Rice, Vegetable Samosa, Poppadum, Onion Bhaji,

Garlic & Coriander Naan Bread


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Cupcake decorating
by Rebecca Blakeway - Thursday, 21 September 2017, 2:00 PM

Cupcake decorating 2-4pm today in the Marshall room (Chaplaincy), please join us to make some tasty treats

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Personal Development Tutor Expectations - New Students
by Jenny Barnicoat - Thursday, 21 September 2017, 1:15 PM

New students should now know who their Personal Development Tutor is and have met them during Welcome Week. You will be invited to meet with your PDT individually and as part of a larger tutorial group at regular intervals during the year.

The expectations on staff and students and the calendar ...

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Gym Refit News - New Install date
by Simon White - Thursday, 21 September 2017, 12:16 PM

The gym will be closed to install new equipment from 4th October. We will reopen sometime on 6th October.

We are investing £100,000 in the gym, here's a reminder of what's to come!

Resistance Equipment
We are upgrading to the latest Life Fitness Insigna range

More Leg Equipment We are adding a ...

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"What does a peaceful world mean to you?"
by Gillian Fewings - Thursday, 21 September 2017, 11:43 AM

To mark International Day of Peace I thought I'd share a student magazine article from 1933, written in response to the impending threat of another world conflict. He makes a number of points on the role of educational institutions as influencers to encourage national and international peace and unity. Not everyone will agree with his opinions, but I think it makes for interesting reading.