UEA has come together with organisations in Norwich to state our shared commitment to recognising the vital role that migrants have played for centuries in the culture and economy of our city, and the great benefits they bring our city during the current crisis.
With World Refugee Day later this week (Saturday 20 June), we caught up with the University of Sanctuary team to find how they’re stepping into the week raising funds through a 100km challenge – the equivalent of over 130,000 steps!
As the Government continues to implement the easing of restrictions, the team at Sportspark are preparing to open safely and efficiently when the time is right to do so. From early July the facility hopes to be able to open again, although the date is yet to be confirmed by the Government.
With theatres across the nation forced to close their doors, including Norwich’s popular Maddermarket Theatre, UEA’s Drama Society and Minotaur Theatre Company are clubbing together with universities across the UK to help raise funds for local theatres during the ongoing pandemic.
A brand new short course will give you the opportunity to explore our region’s history and documentation of wellbeing through the ages and transform what you’ve discovered into a homemade short film for screening on campus.
The UEA Library is introducing a contactless ‘click and collect’ service, based in the Library Foyer, to help you access physical books for essential work, research and study- all you need is to place your order online well in advance and have your campus card at the ready.
You may have seen our VC's statement last week in response to the shocking death of George Floyd in the United States. Standing in solidarity with all our Black students, staff and alumni at this moment isn’t just about making a statement about this awful killing, it is about letting you...
At the annual Association of University Chief Security Officers awards, Callum Smith wins ‘Security Officer of the Year For Excellent Service’ and the UEA Security team claims an innovation award for the introduction of Boomer (the perfect excuse for him to put on a tux).
Last Friday (5 June), UEA’s historians came to the end of the three-week run of their thought-provoking blogs on parallels between the current COVID-19 pandemic and the areas of history they research and teach.
The pioneering research of Prof Corinne Le Quéré, from the School of Environmental Sciences, into the impact of climate change on the world’s oceans has won the Heineken Prize for Environmental Sciences.