Post-Welcome Week events

You will need to book in advance for most events (except those which say 'No booking required').

Many events are repeated throughout the week - check out what's on when. You only need to book for one of each event.

Check locations on the campus map.

Saturday 29 September 2018

Photography of Campus 

  • 10.30am – 12.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

Discover secret places and explore iconic buildings on your new University campus through a camera lens. You will follow a trail around campus whilst photographer Dan Hessing teaches you photographic techniques. No experience with cameras necessary. All equipment provided!  

Leicester in Print 

  • 11.00am – 12.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

An exciting opportunity to experiment and explore the familiar buildings, symbols and signage from around Leicester. Create a unique print through layering, mark making and colour and take home your memory of Leicester.

Photography of Campus 

  • 1.00pm – 2.30pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

Discover secret places and explore iconic buildings on your new University campus through a camera lens. You will follow a trail around campus whilst photographer Dan Hessing teaches you photographic techniques. No experience with cameras necessary. All equipment provided!  

Sunday 30 September 2018

Pottery for all! 

  • 11.00am – 12.30pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

Beginners clay workshop. Come and make something memorable at your first year at University: a pen pot, flower pot, vase or your very own mug! No experience necessary.

Pottery for all! 

  • 1.30pm – 3.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

Beginners clay workshop. Come and make something memorable at your first year at University: a pen pot, flower pot, vase or your very own mug! No experience necessary.

Pottery for all! 

  • 4.00pm – 6.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

Beginners clay workshop. Come and make something memorable at your first year at University: a pen pot, flower pot, vase or your very own mug! No experience necessary.

Film Night: Cinema Para-Discount presents...

  • 6.30pm – 9.00pm
  • Attenborough Arts Centre

Using a mixture of audience interaction, costumes and performance, Cinema Para-Discount create a unique cinematic experience of a cult classic.

Wednesday 3 October 2018

Living in Leicester Fair 

  • 10.00am – 2.00pm 
  • Marquee on the Events Square 
  • No booking required

New to living in the UK? Find out all you need to know about UK culture and what it’s like living here. 

Meditation

  • 12.00pm-12.15pm
  • Garendon Room, 4th Floor, Charles Wilson Building

Our beginner’s sessions provide 30 minutes of tranquillity, away from the hustle and bustle.

Meditation

  • 12.30pm-12.45pm
  • Garendon Room, 4th Floor, Charles Wilson Building

Our beginner’s sessions provide 30 minutes of tranquillity, away from the hustle and bustle.

Meditation

  • 1.00pm-1.15pm 
  • Garendon Room, 4th Floor, Charles Wilson Building

Our beginner’s sessions provide 30 minutes of tranquillity, away from the hustle and bustle.