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4th September 2015

READ: Freshers’ Events Highlights: Don’t miss out on Cycling in the City and our Murder Mystery Evening SUSU Blog
LISTEN: Can't Feel My Face by The Weeknd Surge Radio
READ: SUSU joins #CapsOff for Postgraduate Students Wessex Scene
READ: Review: Wolf Alice – ‘You’re A Germ’ The Edge
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New Beginnings

» 20 August 2015 » No Comments

  With another year gone by and New beginnings around the corner I write my first ever blog as your VP Student Communities for my second term with a completely different perspective to my first one last year   Well what’s different? For those of you who know me well will get it that this […]

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New shiny things!

» 04 September 2015 » No Comments

It’s an exciting time at the Students’ Union, there are so many great new things happening! I’m going to tell you a little bit more about two of those things, the launch of our brand new recruitment agency, SURecruit and our very own student sustainability conference. SURecruit – your Students’ Union Recruitment Agency In March […]

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#CapsOff – Age limit of 30 on new Postgraduate loans

» 03 September 2015 » No Comments

What is it about? The last government decided to put an age cap of 30 on the new scheme for postgraduate taught loans, which are due to be introduced in 2016. #CapsOff is a campaign that has been set up by the NUS, which offers a number of key arguments and campaign ideas to put pressure on government and […]

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Raise, Give and Nominate!

» 02 September 2015 » No Comments

Hello! So let’s talk about a little thing called charity! It has been quite the exciting week for student fundraising! Here’s why: First off, last week I had the pleasure of joining our Raise and Give committee at the National RAG Conference which this year was held in Leeds. It was a wonderful opportunity for […]

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We’re Looking for Student Groups Reps

» 02 September 2015 » No Comments

Ever wanted to improve how the Union supports student groups? Ever feel like there’s more we could do to make things better for your club or society? It’s time for this year’s elections for Student Groups Reps! We’re looking for someone from a student group in each of the following Zones to represent their groups […]

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Block Bookings FAQs

» 28 August 2015 » No Comments

What are block bookings requests? These are the requests that student groups (clubs and societies) submit before the new term for repeat booking slots in SUSU spaces. This can be for anything from a weekly committee meeting to a Kung Fu training session. The information about this is sent out from groups@susu.org to the committee’s […]

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Worried about coming to uni? Don’t be!

» 25 August 2015 » No Comments

Coming to uni is one of the biggest things you’ll ever do. It’s going to be fun, exciting but also pretty nerve-racking. It’s completely normal to feel nervous, anxious and unsure of what to do. You’ll probably find most people feel exactly the same as you!   There are always loads of burning questions you […]

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Kick Off

» 21 August 2015 » No Comments

Hi, I am Jamie, your Vice-President Sports Development for 2015/16.  I graduated this year with a BSc in Chemistry. In my time at the University of Southampton I have been Intramural Officer for 2 years, played for SURFC, SUTRC, Barbarians Intramural Rugby team.  I was also Private Rented President and Vice-President and ChemSoc Sports Officer. […]

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Honest Fears of a Sabb (aka, the people who run the Union)

» 17 August 2015 » No Comments

As myself and the other new sabblings have settled into office for a triumphant year ahead, some of the unique fears and challenges of being given the power of representation of such a large and diverse group of people have begun to dawn on me like stepping out into the sun with no sun cream. […]

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Hello and what’s on my plan for the year

» 12 August 2015 » No Comments

Hey all, Here’s just a little bit about me and an introduction to some of the main things I want to do over the year. So…a bit about me: I’m Shruti, I did my undergraduate degree in Engineering. Home for me is Yorkshire and I absolutely love to travel 😀 Next, the important stuff about […]

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