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Past Events

Past Programme Highlights

Our FOMO powered time machine will transport you back to some of our favourite past events, see if you can spot yourself!

Holi Colour Party

Holi heralds the start of spring in a festival of colour, and this year did not disappoint!

Lunar New Year

We loved celebrating the Chinese Year of the Dragon with you back in February - check out our highlights video below

You Can-Can

Check out this wonderful video provided by Ludic RoomsLink opens in a new window from our You Can-Can event in Week 1 of Spring Term, we had so much fun adding a little bit of silliness to a January day.

A group of students on stage performing at the Copper Rooms

Battle of the Cover Bands

At the end of Term 1, 35 bands battled it out for the trophy of " Best Band" on stage at the Copper Rooms!

The Christmas Tree sparkling on the Piazza, surrounded by people and the Christmas Market.

Christmas Light Switch On

We loved seeing so many of you at the Piazza for the Light Switch On! If you're missing that festive spirit, why not check out the photos?

Zombie Run 2023

Two students run away from a group of zombies

Warwick Presents... Halloween edition! In collaboration with Warwick Sport, we ran for our lives away from some seriously scary zombies! A massive THANK YOU to all of our zombies, who scared us half to death, and of course everyone who took part.

Check out the photos and of course.... CAUTION CONTAINS ZOMBIES!!

Eurovision Song Contest

A big crowd of people on the piazza, watching Cosmos perform. Festival flags and bunting can be seen in the distance.

Wow, what a fantastic turnout! We think up to 3,000 of you turned up to celebrate Eurovision and we absolutely loved seeing you all having so much fun. In fact we wouldn't CHA-CHA-CHA-change a thing.. (OK, maybe the clean-up?).

Our photographer did a wonderful job capturing the amazing atmosphere, check out the photos below and see you next year?

Two women sit in a cafe, clasping hands across the table.

Take 24

Our teams had 24 hours to write, direct, edit and produce a 3 minute 30 seconds long film.

The judges selected their favourites and the results were phenomenal! You can watch all of the films and check out the winners, did your favourite score a prize?

Photo Gallery

Want more? You can have a look at the full photo gallery from the Global Connections Community.

A student stands eyes closed, arms wide as yellow colour powder rains from the sky.

Holi Colour Party

Popularised in films and music videos, Holi is the Hindu colour festival to welcome spring. Even the snow couldn't hold back 300 students from the wonders of technicolour and, as you'd expect, the photos are a joy to behold.

Pancake Mardi Gras

The start of Lent is celebrated in different ways around the world, from Pancake Day in the UK, to Mardi Gras in New Orleans and Carnival in Brazil and parts of Europe. We brought all these celebrations together under one roof and the results were flipping fabulous!

Lunar New Year

We were delighted to see so many of you celebrate Lunar New Year with us! We nearly deafened ourselves with firecrackers, roared at the lion dancers, brushed up our calligraphy skills and made a sweet wish at the Wishing Tree.

A student dances with a manequin in front of a green screen, smiling at the camera.

You Can-Can!

We danced the January blues away across campus with Ludic Rooms! You can-can watch the dancing line here.

Battle of the Cover BandsLink opens in a new window

16 bands battled it out for one trophy - best band and the winners are.. Nos Da!

We had the most amazing time at this event and want to send a massive thank you to Warwick Band Soc & Tech Crew!

Thanksgiving Lunch

This year we are most grateful for being able to see all of your wonderful faces on campus.

We gathered with North American students to enjoy Thanksgiving Lunch at the Dirty Duck.

The Apprentice

The Apprentice Challenge

Inspired loosely by the BBC favourite 'The Apprentice', this team building game, brought to you by Escape Live, teammates to the test to try and beat the world-famous boardroom!

Spring Term 2022 Cook Off

One Night of Wander

An astronaut, talking bins, lasers and a celebrity cat - a true night of wonder and wander.

The Crystal Maze Challenge

Crystal Maze Challenge

To the Aztec Zone! Teams competed on campus in crystal maze style challenges, including the infamous crystal dome.

Take 24 - The Girl and the Fridge

Take 24

A Spring Term Welcome 2022 event, this film festival saw teams compete to make their own micro-short film in just 24 hours!

Spring Term 2022 Cook Off

Spring Term Cook Off

Teams of students competed in Spring Term 2022 to make the most deliciously instagrammable meals.

Inflatable Assault Course

Inflatable Day

A fun, action packed 2 days of sports activities with a 600ft obstacle course, inflatable volleyball, inflatable dodgeball and inflatable table football.