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Student Job Opportunities!
by Anna Weedon - Monday, 9 December 2019, 12:08 PM


Marketing, Student Recruitment and Outreach

Student Ambassador

Salary: £9.00 per hour (+12% holiday pay)


Calling all undergraduate and postgraduate students…….

We are seeking to recruit more students from across the full range of courses and from diverse ...

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LGBT History month and Transgender Awareness
by Lynda Tout - Monday, 9 December 2019, 12:04 PM

Thinking ahead - well past Christmas anyhow - to LGBT History Month February 2020, we have started planning out what we'd like to do to celebrate the month and how to use events to raise awareness of key issues.  This will involve launching a Trans Awareness video scripted by and filmed by ...

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Futures Alcove drop-ins
by Sara Leviston-Rigg - Monday, 9 December 2019, 11:19 AM

The last Futures Alcove drop-in for this year will be Tuesday 10th Dec 1100-1230 and 1400-1500. They will resume on Monday 6th January 2020. Remember that Futures resources online provides 24/7 web-based information, advice and guidance on frequently asked employability questions and tasks including : CV/application writing and preparing for interviews and can be accessed via: You can also email

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by Lisa Byrne - Friday, 6 December 2019, 2:12 PM

Hi All,

We are holding quite a lot of mail at the Information Hub for resident students.

Just a little reminder to come do a mail check before you head off for Christmas.

If you require somebody to collect on your behalf then please email the details to

If you aren't able to collect during our opening times then please email and we can arrange to leave it in the security office for you to collect out of hours.

Happy Christmas,

The Information Hub Team


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Beer (other drinks availiable!!) & Carols & Mulled Wine & Mince Pies
by Michelle Parkman - Friday, 6 December 2019, 11:52 AM


Want to get into the Christmas spirit then these are the events to be at :-)

Beer and Carols this evening from 7-8pm in Barjon (see the list below to choose the song you want to sing, almost a 'carol-oke')

Marjon Carol Service is on Monday 5-6pm in the Chapel, come along to hear the amazing Marjon choir and get a chance to remember what Christmas is all about - followed by Mulled wine and mince pies.

EVERYONE welcome

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Sustainability Targets
by Matthew Tosdevin - Friday, 6 December 2019, 9:12 AM

Only 7 days left to complete the Sustainability Targets survey and enter the prize draw to win a hamper of Green & Blacks chocolate! The questions are based on discussions from the climate emergency forum, and this is your chance to contribute if you were unable to make it to the event; just go to

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No Futures alcove drop-in today - 6 December 2019
by Sarah Stevenson - Friday, 6 December 2019, 9:01 AM

There will be no Futures alcove drop-in today, Friday 6th  December. If you have an urgent request please email and we will do our best to get back to you.

Thank you

Futures team 

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Just in time for Christmas...
by Gillian Fewings - Thursday, 5 December 2019, 3:49 PM

We've got some stained glass panels up in the archive that made their way to Plymouth when we moved from Chelsea. I don't know much about them - their date of creation or who made them, but I know they were in the Chapel at St Marks. We've just managed to get illumination for one of them today, so I thought you might like to see it. Here it is - with and without the light:

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Marjon Balance - Tai Chi Tomorrow at 1
by Anna Weedon - Thursday, 5 December 2019, 3:18 PM

Hi Everyone!

All students and staff are welcome to join us for Tai Chi tomorrow 1-2pm in The Old Chapel Studio, S116.

Please remember to wear comfortable clothing and flat soled footwear.

Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art, both gentle and powerful. Suitable for all ages and ...

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Counselling Centre closed this afternoon
by Dinah Kennington - Thursday, 5 December 2019, 1:05 PM

The Counselling Centre will be closed this afternoon.  We reopen as usual tomorrow.