19
Jan

Whole Lotta Love! Led Zeppelin Charity Showcase – Friday 09 February 2018

Did you know rock royalty once took to the stage at the University of Southampton Students’ Union? 45 years ago, Led Zeppelin performed in Garden Court and we are celebrating this anniversary with a brilliant Charity Showcase! Led Zeppelin performed a one-off gig at the Union in 1973 especially to gain an audible recording and […]

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17
Jan

Shoebox Appeal: How your donations have helped

Throughout December 2017 we ran our annual Shoe Box Appeal in association with our Homed society. We received a fantastic 53 boxes of essential items, toiletries and gifts, which were donated to Two Saints Day Centre, an organisation who support the homeless in Southampton. You may wonder exactly how our donations contribute to the important work […]

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11
Jan

You Are More Than Your Studies…

Remember, you are more than your studies. As the Semester One exam period is fast approaching, we’re pleased to announce the return of the Union’s You Are More Than campaign, supporting each and every student with a range of study spaces in the Union, events and activities. It’s important to take a break and relax […]

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08
Jan

Nominations now OPEN in Spring Elections 2018

Nominations for our Spring Elections are now open! Looking for an exciting graduate role for 2018/19, or want to boost your employability and get involved with more than your degree whilst studying? We are recruiting seven Full-Time Officers and many Part-Time Officers to join our team for 2018/19. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop […]

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05
Jan

Amazon Lockers: an update!

Hi everyone, Flora here! Today I want to talk about an issue that has come up in many different You Make Change submissions and conversations around campus – Amazon Lockers. You may have noticed that they also came up as an action item during the 2016/17 AGM, meaning that as a Union we are mandated […]

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01
Jan

Refreshers’ Party Pass 2018

Looking to relive the excitement of Freshers’? Look no further than our Refreshers’ 2018 Party Pass to help you beat any January blues. With this pass, you’ll gain access to unmissable events in the city and at the Students’ Union, from Monday 29 January – Sunday 04 February, including: Monday – Bloc Party // Bedford […]

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22
Dec

Top Tips: Stay Focused During Exam Revision and Coursework

The exam and hand-in season is upon us, so we have devised a handy list of 10 top tips to help you during revision and coursework… Get to grips with the syllabus – don’t be afraid to contact lecturers to find out what you’re expected to know so that you can revise accordingly. Do plenty […]

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21
Dec

Union Senate: an update on Full-Time Officer progress

Earlier this month, we had our first Senate meeting of the academic year.  One of the main purposes of the Senate is to hold the Sabbatical Officers to account. At each of the meeting, our officers give an update on their plan and students can ask questions about progress. Union Senate also monitors the work […]

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19
Dec

Our Christmas Shoebox Donations

Throughout November and December 2017 we ran our Christmas Shoebox appeal alongside our Homed society, encouraging donations of a small box of essential items or gifts that would mean a great deal to those in need in Southampton. In total 53 shoe boxes were donated and we want to say a huge thank you to everyone […]

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18
Dec

Sports Club Grants Round Two – comment from VP Sports

The second round of Sports Clubs Grant decisions have been released to close out 2017. We allocated £22,000 to our sports clubs this round to help in continuing the delivery of opportunities to students to stay active and healthy, whilst representing Team Southampton and the University of Southampton both in the UK and internationally. The […]

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