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We are CHEMISTRY

Community is at the heart of our department. We've designed a range of activities, events, and entertainment throughout term to help complement your studies and to have fun! All sessions are free, so come and join us!

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Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize Breakfast

Interested in learning the latest innovations in Chemistry? Come and join us to have some breakfast and watch the announcement of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

Wednesday 5 October

10:30am - 12 noon

C5.06

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Pies

Knowing me, knowing you

Come and join us at our knowing me, knowing you lunchtime social. We'll be providing food from around the Midlands and encourage you to bring something that represents where you're from too.

Wednesday 5 October

1pm - 3pm

B2.02

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A dog

Therapy Dogs

Join us and discover all the benefits that our 4 legged friends can help us with. Did you know that dogs hold social, cognitive and emotional benefits? Come along, pet, relax and reflect on the start of term!

Wednesday 12 October

1pm - 3pm

B2.02

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Pumpkins

Black History Month STEM Film Screening

This event is to celebrate Black History Month and Black British Culture. The screening will showcase Burning an Illusion (1981), by Menelik Shabazz, which focuses on the political ascension of Pat in the midst of Thatcher's Britain.

Tuesday 18 October

6pm - 9pm

H0.52

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Pumpkins

Check in and chill out

No agenda and no expectations. Come along for free snacks, music and games. Hosted by Adam and Tom, we're available throughout for questions or company. Use the space and time as you'd like.

Wednesday 19 October

1pm - 3pm

 B2.01

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Pumpkins

Pumpkin Carving

Embrace the season and join us for pumpkin carving. We'll provide everything you need to create your own ghoulish creation that you can take away for your Halloween celebrations!

Wednesday 26 October

1pm - 3pm

 B2.01

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Pies

Don't Bunsen-burn out

Come along for a pizza buffet lunch and learn tools to help you successfully navigate university life. You'll develop skills to build your resilience and learn how to cope in stressful situations.

Wednesday 2 November

1pm - 3pm

B2.01

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2 people doing yoga poses

Yoga for wellbeing

Whether you're a novice or an expert, join YogaSoc at this interactive session that demonstrates the positive benefits of yoga.
No equipment needed, we'll provide all you need. Feel the stretch today!

Wednesday 9 November

1pm - 3pm

 B2.01

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Headshot with the LinkedIn logo

Free professional headshots!

We're offering all students the opportunity to get a free headshot taken by a professional photographer. Ideal for use on LinkedIn, presentation posters or your CV! Get a head start with a professional headshot!

Wednesday 16 November

12.15pm - 4pm

FAB4.52

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esports

e-Sports night

Did you know Warwick has the best e-Sports team in the country? Hosted in the University's cutting edge e-Sports gym, come along for games and tournaments against staff on Fall Guys, Rocket League, FIFA, League of Legends, and Valorant.

Friday 18 November

5pm - 9pm

e-Sports centre

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Mindfulness DONE

Study Happy - Mindfulness Session

Take a step back and discover this form of self-awareness training. The library team have created a mindful library you may want to read before going to this event, where you'll discover techniques to help you cope with study and everyday life.

Wednesday 23 November

1pm - 3pm

 Library Teaching Grid

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Chemistry says...relax

Check in and chill out

No agenda and no expectations. Come along for free snacks, music and games. Hosted by Adam and Tom, we're available throughout for questions or company. Use the space and time as you'd like.

Wednesday 30 November

1pm - 3pm

 B2.01

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An image of the Christmas market in Birmingham

Birmingham's Frankfurt Christmas market

Explore the largest authentic German Christmas market outside of central Europe. We're supplying a free coach to the market, but space is limited and is strictly sign up only.

Saturday 3 December

9.30am - 4.30pm

Bluebell coach park

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2 people doing yoga poses

Chemistry Christmas Jumper Day

Join us on the final Wednesday afternoon of term for a Christmas social and the chance to get festive! Join us for all things seasonal - food, music, and some festive extras as you head towards the end of term. Christmas jumpers are not compulsory but actively encouraged!

Wednesday 7 December

1pm - 3pm

 B2.01

Have fun

Get active

Join these recurring events throughout term. Get fit, have fun, make friends.

Someone stretching before a run

Chem Run Club

Open to everyone, regardless of fitness and level of running. You might want to speed walk, jog or run - all abilities are welcome Join us every fortnight on Thursdays throughout term. If you're interested, please get in touch by e-mailing

Thursdays

27 October, 10 November, 24 November, and 8 December.

12-1pm

Outside of Ramphal

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A football

Friday 5-a-side

Join our weekly Chemistry 5-a-side football on Pitch 2 at the Sports & Wellness Hub. Just give Mark's name at reception to be let through. These friendly sessions are for all abilities and everyone is welcome. If you're interested, please get in touch by e-mailing Mark Greenhalgh

Fridays throughout term time

12pm - 1pm

Sports & Wellness hub

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4 students, walking and chatting

Looking for something else?

If you have an idea for an activity or event, or if you would like to see something particular happening in Chemistry, then just let us know. There's lots of ways to reach out - come along to a drop in or e-mail us and let's make it happen! We love to hear from you!