14
Dec

Reflecting on the Making Change Summit (+AGM) 2017

Hi, it’s Evie Reilly, VP Democracy and Creative Industries for 2017/18. Earlier this month we held our first Making Change Summit (+AGM) and it was fantastic to see so many of you getting involved and voicing your opinions. Along with getting your quick comments on the Concourse, we also hosted more in-depth debates and discussions […]

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11
Dec

Southampton RAG raises £38,625.26 after four months of student fundraising

Our Raise and Give Society, Southampton RAG has raised so far an incredible £38,625.26 to charity in just four months (September – December 2017) through student fundraising activities. This total has benefited over 20 charities, including CLEAR, Mind and AIDS Orphan and is over £12,000 more than was raised this time last year. Societies who […]

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11
Dec

All Student Vote on the University Restructure

Hello there! My name is Evie Reilly – the Vice-President Democracy & Creative Industries for 2017/18. The end of term may be fast approaching, but we at the Students’ Union have today launched our first All Student Vote of the year. The University is entering a period of restructure led by the Vice-Chancellor. As part […]

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08
Dec

Staying safe this Christmas

Judging by all the Christmas light displays around campus and our Tech Crew being busy setting up for tonight’s Christmas Ball, it looks like Christmas has come early! While we are starting to feel festive, remember to follow some simple rules to stay safe. When on a night out, don’t leave your drink unattended and […]

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06
Dec

WSA Free Fruit Fridays

Hi everyone, it’s Venny, WSA Campus President for 2017/2018. It was fantastic to meet so many of you at our first Free Fruit Fridays last week. For those of you who haven’t heard about it, Free Fruit Fridays is a brand new initiative led by the WSA Committee, and it’s exactly what it sounds like […]

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30
Nov

12 Days of Christmas: Win prizes every day!

It’s the most wonderful time of year and we are excited to announce the return of our 12 Days of Christmas competitions! Every day, from Monday 04 until Friday 15 December, there will be a new competition and new prizes on offer. All you have to do is keep an eye on our Facebook page […]

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28
Nov

WSA Printing Cost Survey

Hi everyone, it’s Venny, the WSA Campus President for 2017/18. As a member of the WSA Student Committee, I strive to represent you as best as possible. I’m here to listen to your concerns, help solve your problems, and enhance your student experience in any way I can, along with the rest of the Committee. Based […]

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28
Nov

Humans of SUSU: Men’s Health Month

November is Men’s Health Month; we have met with students to discuss the stigma often attached to physical and mental health problems in men, and consider how we can tackle this. We spoke to Alastair about coping with depression whilst at university: “I came to university much like any other student: excited about what seemed […]

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27
Nov

Christmas Opening Times 2017

The holiday season is nearly upon us, which means that there are some changes to our usual opening and closing times. Here they are… The Union 18 Dec – 22 Dec: 08:00-20:00 03 Jan – 05 Jan: 08:00-20:00 06 Jan – 07 Jan: Closed The Shop 18 Dec – 22 Dec: 08:30-16:30 03 Jan – […]

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22
Nov

Freshers’ Christmas Ball 2017 Line-Up

The festive season is well and truly underway and we have an early Christmas present for you…. act announcements for Freshers’ Christmas Ball 2017! We are excited to reveal that we will be joined by Patrick Nazemi, Drop Division and Radio 1’s Scott Mills for a fantastic night of live music in The Cube, along […]

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