20
Oct

Black History Month 2017 Part 2 – The Scramble for Africa

Part 2 of our series on Colonialism in Africa, we will be focusing on Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganada, Madagascar and Burundi Several events will be coming up during this month, so keep an eye out for: BHM Karaoke (Stags’) – 19 October Caribbean Curry and Quiz at WSA (WSA Cafe)– 24 October Debate: Building The Black […]

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19
Oct

Black History Month 2017 – The Scramble for Africa

October is Black History Month and a time to reflect on history: a history from which we can take pride, learn from and sometimes avoid repeating it’s mistakes. Several events will be coming up during this month, so keep an eye out for: BHM Karaoke (Stags’) – 19 October Caribbean Curry and Quiz at WSA […]

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18
Oct

You Made Change – The Bridge Laptop Free Zone

Hi everyone – it’s your friendly neighbourhood Union President here with an update on the laptop free zone in The Bridge! We’ve had a lot of engagement through You Make Change submissions and social media about the laptop-free zone in the Bridge. It’s been so great to have so much feedback on an issue that really matters […]

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17
Oct

Voting for Autumn Elections Now Open

Voting for our Autumn Elections is now open. This is your chance to have your say on who will represent you, make your voice heard and feedback your ideas and concerns to those who can make change happen. Vote for who will be your Course Reps, Faculty Officers, Halls Committee and Zones members. Postgrad students […]

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12
Oct

Autumn Elections: last few days to nominate

Still thinking about which role to go for? The deadline for nominations for our Autumn Elections is Monday 16 October at 13:00, which means you have a whole weekend to decide which role is best for you and get your nominations in. Getting involved with democracy at the Union opens up a huge range of […]

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11
Oct

Today we say goodbye to an old friend

We are deeply saddened to announce that our beloved member of the Union team, Susu the cat, passed away earlier today. She was our honorary president and feline friend, and will be greatly missed by all our members and staff who met her throughout her years with us. Susu was always a superstar of the […]

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10
Oct

Big Night Out: The Finale to Freshers’ 2017

Freshers’ 2017 has been jam packed with a huge variety of fantastic daytime and evening events for everyone to enjoy.  From Welcome Parties to Fayres, Taster Sessions to Freshers’ Ball and everything in-between, we hope that your student experience has been kick-started in the best way possible. But wait a minute, Freshers’ isn’t over just […]

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10
Oct

Jax Jones and Raye Surprise Students with The Best Lecture You’ve Ever Heard

Wow, what an incredible Tuesday morning! Those of you who set your alarms, got out of bed early and made it on time for our 09:00 guest lecture today were instead surprised with a secret gig from Jax Jones and Raye in The Cube. We advertised this event as ‘The Best Lecture You Ever Heard’, […]

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02
Oct

Southampton RAG Win Prestigious Award at House of Lords Fundraising Celebration

The President of Southampton RAG, Charlie Morris, and four outstanding fundraisers from the RAG team were invited to attend a conference and awards ceremony at the House of Lords on Monday 18 September, where the Union’s RAG President 2015/16, Kieran Reals, won the Individual Recognition Award. The conference and awards were a thank you to […]

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29
Sep

Take a Lead This Autumn Elections

Nominations for our Autumn Elections are now open, so take a lead on your course, your Halls and your campus. This is your chance to make change to your university life and share the ideas of your peers to the Union, the University and the wider world. You can nominate yourself at susu.org/elections. Academic Reps […]

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