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More acts announced for Graduation Ball!

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We’re excited to reveal that two more big name acts have been added to the line-up in the Icehouse, Oceana’s largest room, at this year’s Graduation Ball on Monday 10th June 2013.

In addition to the previously announced top selling Example + DJ Wire, we have massive dance act Pendulum performing a one hour DJ set, and incredible UK vocalist Fleur also performing live.

Pendulum are an established part of the UK dance scene, have earned themselves huge chart success with tracks like Watercolour and Propane Nightmares, and had top billing at some the UK’s biggest … Read the rest

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The Big Give

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Imagine if the University of Southampton staff and students together could raise £22,000 for charity in one week just by giving or raising £1 each?

This is where The Big Give comes in! Throughout the week beginning 22nd April , the RAG (Raise and Give) team are hosting a whole week of opportunities that enable you to easily Raise or Give your £1 for charity.

All of the money raised during this frenzied week of fundraising will be donated to some very worthwhile causes – Samaritans Southampton, Anthony Nolan Trust and WaterAid, which are our three nominated charities … Read the rest

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Nominations Revealed for the Excellence in Teaching Awards

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We are very pleased to announce the nominees for the first ever Excellence in Teaching Awards.

Despite this being the first year these awards have run, we received an outstanding 663 nominations – and you can see the full list here to see if your favourite lecturer has been nominated!

Lecturers at the University of Southampton were nominated by students in five categories: Outstanding Lecturer, Innovative Teaching, Best Feedback Provision, Contribution to Academic Support, and Teaching & Lifetime Achievement.

We will be announcing the winners of the Course and Faculty awards in the coming weeks, … Read the rest

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Athletic Union Awards – The Winners

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Friday 19th April saw the SUSU Athletic Union celebrating another outstanding year at their annual Awards Ball.

For the second year in a row the event was held at the home of premier league Southampton FC at St. Mary’s Stadium, where almost 700 AU members attended to celebrate the hard work, dedication and success of their clubs and team mates. A formal three course meal was followed by the awards ceremony and an after party headlined by UK DJ and producer Jakwob.

Here are all the details of this year’s AU Awards winners:

Club Colours – Winners

Adam Keeble … Read the rest

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Excellence in Volunteering Awards – The Nominations

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It has been an exciting week for volunteering at SUSU, as we’ve gradually revealed the nominees for this year’s Excellence in Volunteering Awards.

You can now view the full list of nominations right here on our website or by visiting www.susu.org/evas.

The winners in each category will be revealed at a glitzy awards night in The Cube on Friday 3 May, and you can get tickets for the event right now from www.susu.org/boxoffice or in person from The Box Office at Reception in Building 42.

We’re all looking forward to an exceptional night, and can’t wait to reward … Read the rest

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Jakwob to headline the Athletic Union Ball

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British DJ and music producer Jakwob has been confirmed as the headline act for this year’s Athletic Union Ball at on Friday 19th April.

He’s known for his bootleg remixes of Ellie Goulding tracks Starry Eyed and Under the Sheets, which got airplay on BBC Radio 1 as Zane Lowe’s ‘Hottest Record in the Word’.

The AU Ball is once again being held at the home of Premier League Southampton FC, St Mary’s Stadium, and will celebrate the outstanding successes of our sports clubs and teams with a sumptuous formal meal and awards ceremony followed by an after … Read the rest

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Union Council – Get Involved

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Union Council meets throughout the year to decide on SUSU policy and hold the work of the Sabbatical team to account.

Any student at the University of Southampton can attend meetings, with decisions voted on by the elected members and Union Councillors.

The next meeting is on Monday 15th April at 5pm in the University Senate Room, and is a great opportunity for you to get involved in making decisions at SUSU as we’re electing some currently unfilled positions!

There are two Student Leader positions, which include:

  • Outreach (Site) Officer
  • Faculty of Business and Law Officer

Plus we’re also … Read the rest

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Graduation Ball 2013 – First Act Announced!

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We’re very excited to reveal that after many weeks of searching out agents and negotiating contracts,  we can now announce that UK dance act Example is the first big name on the line-up at this year’s Graduation Ball on Monday 10th June 2013 at Oceana in Southampton.

Example has had massive chart success with two UK Number 1 albums and top selling singles including Kickstarts, Say Nothing and Changed the Way You Kiss Me, and will perform at Graduation Ball alongside support DJ Wire. This is the first act to be confirmed for the line-up in Oceana’s … Read the rest

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