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Essex Effect 2017 cover. Making a Difference: Meet our new Chancellor John Bercow


We’ve got two of our most prominent alumni in this year’s magazine – our new Chancellor, and Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, and economist Yanis Varoufakis. There’s also news from the University – including our record high rankings and new sports centre.

Not only that, but we won a CASE Advance Circle of Excellence, Silver Award in the Magazine Publishing Improvement Category for our re-designed 2016 edition.

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