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Student union election results are in

By Teo Coroiu

The results of the University of Essex Students Union elections were posted yesterday on the Student’s Union official website showing the new Sabbatical team for the next academic year.

The new SU President is Samira-Caterina Monteleone. For VP Education the winner is Callum Broadbent. For VP Welfare is Dorothy Akuamoa. Olivia Matthews is for the second time the VP Student Experience. Continue reading Student union election results are in

Essex scientists develop covid screening tool

By Teo Coroiu

University of Essex scientists have created a rapid screening tool for covid-19 which can recognise people with coronavirus just by the sound of their cough.

Their research, published in the IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, opens up the prospect for quicker, cheaper and less invasive preliminary testing for the virus. Continue reading Essex scientists develop covid screening tool