Liverpool John Moores University

Student Advice and Wellbeing Events

SAW Events

Welcome to Student Advice and Wellbeing Events

Below is a list of upcoming events being offered by Student Advice and Wellbeing. In order to book yourself onto any of these events please log-in using your LJMU username and password.

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Album Listening Party - Arcade Fire, Funeral

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 28 Feb 2024

Time: 12:30 - 13:30

Location: Education Building - EDN/1.02  (show details)

Address: Maryland Street L1 9DE

Take some time away from your desk at lunchtime and listen to a classic album from start to finish. No phones, laptops or emails allowed! Album: Arcade Fire – Funeral.

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 28 Feb 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

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City Walking Tour

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 28 Feb 2024

Time: 14:00 - 16:30

Location: Student Life Building - Core Coffee Shop  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Meet at the SLB Cafe Take a walk through Liverpool and learn about some of the city's history, maybe discover some new places and look around the city centre for the afternoon.

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World Museum and Walker Gallery Walk

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Thu, 29 Feb 2024

Time: 13:00 - 15:00

Location: Student Life Building - Core Coffee Shop  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Meet at the SLB Cafe Take a walk down to the Walker and World Museums and have a wander around some of the historic artefacts on offer in Liverpool.

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National Student Money Advice Week - Free Lunch

Event Subject: Money Advice

Date : Tue, 05 Mar 2024

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Location: James Parsons Building - Upper Starbucks Area  (show details)

Address: Byrom Street Liverpool L3 3AF United Kingdom

Join the Money Advice Team for a free lunch as it is National student money week. The team will be available to offer support and advice for money related matters. No need to book !

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Applying for a new Student Visa extension (in the UK)

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 06 Mar 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar covers information for those making a Student route application in the UK. Come along and find out more about the Student Visa route and making an application.

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Assistive AI: Reading and Writing with AI

Event Subject: Study Support

Date : Wed, 06 Mar 2024

Time: 15:30 - 17:00

Location: Student Life Building - Room 2.02  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Unleash the Power of AI for Reading and Writing! Stuck staring at texts for hours, feeling the strain on your eyes and brain? Give yourself a well-deserved break and explore the magic of AI-powered reading and writing tools in our new workshop. Together we will unlock the potential of Text-to-Speech, Speech-to-Text, and other assistive technologies, empowering you to tackle your assignments with efficiency and effectiveness. Whether you struggle with dyslexia or other reading/writing challenges, aim to boost your comprehension and writing skills, or simply want to discover the power of AI for learning, this workshop is for you! No prior knowledge, experience needed. If you are not tech-savvy, this is for you! This session is designed to be accessible and engaging for everyone, regardless of experience level. Our facilitator will guide you step-by-step through free and readily available AI tools. Spots are limited, so don't wait! Register now! P.S. If you're unable to attend, kindly cancel your booking to allow another eager learner to join in! Location: Student Life Building – First Floor – IT suite (room 202)

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National Student Money Advice Week - Free Lunch

Event Subject: Money Advice

Date : Thu, 07 Mar 2024

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - JMSU Events space  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Join the Money Advice Team for a free lunch as it is National student money week. The team will be available to offer support and advice for money related matters. No need to book !

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Laundry / Toiletries Give away

Event Subject: Money Advice

Date : Thu, 07 Mar 2024

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Location: Student Life Building - Ground Floor Promotions Desk  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Free Laundry/Toiletries giveaway part of LJMU's cost of living support for students. No booking required , turn up and bring a bag ! As it's National Student Money Week , advisors will be available to talk about any finance related matters.

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Neurodiversity Support Group

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Mon, 11 Mar 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Online 

Facilitated by Steven from the LJMU Counselling Service. A number of online, group, gatherings to support those with neurodiverse conditions. Focussing on a different topic each group gathering to help inform and empower. This topic looks to understand how symptoms can be unique to the individual, to develop a better understanding of they affect yourself and to own them. With opportunity to share and learn from other’s experience, people are encouraged to engage in a way that suits them.

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Bibliotherapy (Writing for Wellbeing)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 13 Mar 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Putting yourself on the page: a safe space for personal writing in response to creative prompts. Facilitated by Anne-Marie Smith (LJMU School of Education).

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Assistive AI: Organising and Planning with AI

Event Subject: Study Support

Date : Wed, 13 Mar 2024

Time: 15:30 - 17:00

Location: Student Life Building - Room 2.02  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

From Chaos to Calm: Conquering Your Day with the Power of AI! Does your to-do list feel like an ever-growing monster, and deadlines loom like storm clouds? We've all been there – staying organised can be a real struggle. But what if you could use AI as your personal assistant? This workshop is your chance to discover powerful AI tools designed to tame your inner procrastinator, take control of your schedule, and build systems that work seamlessly with your unique style. Whether you navigate the beautiful complexities of neurodiversity (ADHD, Autism, SpLD,…), juggle multiple demanding commitments, or simply identify as a "hopeless multitasker", this workshop is for you. No prior knowledge, experience needed. If you are not tech-savvy, this is for you! This session is designed to be accessible and engaging for everyone, regardless of experience level. Our facilitator will guide you step-by-step through free and readily available AI tools. Spots are limited, so don't wait! Register now! P.S. If you're unable to attend, kindly cancel your booking to allow another eager learner to join in! Location: Student Life Building – First Floor – IT suite (room 202)

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Schengen visa webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 20 Mar 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Travelling to Europe is something many of our international students choose to do. The International Advice team are unable to give personalised advice for travelling to and from Europe, however this workshop will provide some useful information for those planning to travel.

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Assistive AI: How to chat with ChatGPT

Event Subject: Study Support

Date : Wed, 20 Mar 2024

Time: 15:30 - 17:00

Location: Student Life Building - Room 2.02  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Careful what you ask for? In this workshop, we'll flip that script and show you how to harness the power of AI language models like ChatGPT to communicate your ideas like never before! Forget clunky commands and generic responses. Dive deep into the world of AI and learn the insider tricks to crafting prompts that unlock its full potential. This isn't just about getting responses; it's about harnessing the power of AI to supercharge your communication and explore creative avenues for learning. No prior knowledge, experience needed. If you are not tech-savvy, this is for you! This session is designed to be accessible and engaging for everyone, regardless of experience level. Our facilitator will guide you step-by-step through free and readily available AI tools. Spots are limited, so don't wait! Register now! P.S. If you're unable to attend, kindly cancel your booking to allow another eager learner to join in! Location: Student Life Building – First Floor – IT suite (room 202)

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 27 Mar 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

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Applying for a new Student Visa extension (in the UK)

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 03 Apr 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar covers information for those making a Student route application in the UK. Come along and find out more about the Student Visa route and making an application.

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Bibliotherapy (Self-Acceptance)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 10 Apr 2024

Time: 15:00 - 17:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

A Self-Acceptance workshop facilitated by Claire Kendrick (LJMU Counsellor). Claire presents ‘The Bridge’ by Donna Lancaster. This workshop is part 2 of 3 (However you do not need to have attended all 3 to attend). This session looks at forgiveness and compassion & true self love.

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Neurodiversity Support Group

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Mon, 15 Apr 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Online 

Facilitated by Steven from the LJMU Counselling Service. A number of online, group, gatherings to support those with neurodiverse conditions. Focussing on a different topic each group gathering to help inform and empower. This topic looks to understand how symptoms can be unique to the individual, to develop a better understanding of they affect yourself and to own them. With opportunity to share and learn from other’s experience, people are encouraged to engage in a way that suits them.

Book Now

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Bibliotherapy (Writing for Wellbeing)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 17 Apr 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Putting yourself on the page: a safe space for personal writing in response to creative prompts. Facilitated by Anne-Marie Smith (LJMU School of Education).

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 24 Apr 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

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Applying for a new Student Visa extension (in the UK)

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 01 May 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar covers information for those making a Student route application in the UK. Come along and find out more about the Student Visa route and making an application.

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Visiting the UK as a Standard Visitor

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 15 May 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar is for students who want to find out more about the Standard Visitor route. This route enables short-term visitors to come to the UK for a range of specific activities, including family or friends to come to the UK for a visit, for example to visit you or attend your graduation ceremony.

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Bibliotherapy (Writing for Wellbeing)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 15 May 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Putting yourself on the page: a safe space for personal writing in response to creative prompts. Facilitated by Anne-Marie Smith (LJMU School of Education).

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Bibliotherapy (Resilience)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 22 May 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Resilience Facilitated by Julie Irving (LJMU Counsellor). Julie presents ‘The little book of resilience: How to bounce back from adversity and lead a fulfilling life’ by Matthew Johnstone. An opportunity to learn about resilience. How we can grow resilience and how do we maintain it?

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 29 May 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

Book Now

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Applying for a new Student Visa extension (in the UK)

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 05 Jun 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar covers information for those making a Student route application in the UK. Come along and find out more about the Student Visa route and making an application.

Book Now

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Visiting the UK as a Standard Visitor

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 12 Jun 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar is for students who want to find out more about the Standard Visitor route. This route enables short-term visitors to come to the UK for a range of specific activities, including family or friends to come to the UK for a visit, for example to visit you or attend your graduation ceremony.

Book Now

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Bibliotherapy (Writing for Wellbeing)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 12 Jun 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Putting yourself on the page: a safe space for personal writing in response to creative prompts. Facilitated by Anne-Marie Smith (LJMU School of Education).

Book Now

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 19 Jun 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

Book Now

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Applying for a new Student Visa extension (in the UK)

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 03 Jul 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar covers information for those making a Student route application in the UK. Come along and find out more about the Student Visa route and making an application.

Book Now

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Bibliotherapy (Writing for Wellbeing)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 10 Jul 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Putting yourself on the page: a safe space for personal writing in response to creative prompts. Facilitated by Anne-Marie Smith (LJMU School of Education).

Book Now

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Bibliotherapy (Feel the Fear and do it Anyway)

Event Subject: Health & Wellbeing

Date : Wed, 17 Jul 2024

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Student Life Building - 201  (show details)

Address: Copperas Hill Liverpool, L3 5GE

Feel the Fear and Do it Anyway – A workshop facilitated by Debbie Burns (LJMU Counsellor). Debbie introduces the timeless classic, including the methods for turning fear and indecision into confidence and action.

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 31 Jul 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

Book Now

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Applying for a new Student Visa extension (in the UK)

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 07 Aug 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

This webinar covers information for those making a Student route application in the UK. Come along and find out more about the Student Visa route and making an application.

Book Now

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Graduate Route Webinar

Event Subject: International

Date : Wed, 28 Aug 2024

Time: 13:00 - 13:45

Location: Online 

Come along to find out more about the requirements for the route. There will also be an opportunity for questions after the session.

Book Now

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