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31
Jan

Get financially savvy with help from SUSU

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Next week is National Student Money Week, and we are giving students the opportunity to learn key skills in budgeting and learning how to manage money.

The Advice Centre team will be at the following locations next week. Come along for freebies and competitions.

Monday 04 February // 10:00 – 14:00 // Hartley Library, Highfield Campus

Tuesday 05 February // 10:00 – 14:00 // NOCS Exhibition Area

Wednesday 06 February // 10:00 – 14:00 // WSA Café

Thursday 07 February // 10:00 – 14:00 // Avenue Campus North Corridor

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30
Jan

Welfare Wednesday Podcast No.9: How To Adult

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It’s Welfare Wednesday! This week we were out and about at the Housing and Life Skills Fayre to try and learn how to adult.

For this podcast we were joined by some very special guests to bring you all the info you could need about saving money, rating your landlord and get back that deposit 👇🎧

You can now listen to our Welfare Wednesday Podcast on SpotifyApple Podcasts and Google Podcasts.

Want to join the conversation, or would like a topic to be discussed? Send us a message.Read the rest

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29
Jan

How are we doing?

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We want to hear how we are doing with the support we offer, our academic representation, our places, events and more.

This is your chance to make your student voice heard. Please take a couple of minutes to complete this short survey and have your say.

Survey closes on Wednesday 06 February 2019.… Read the rest

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29
Jan

Spring Elections: Run for VP Education and Democracy!

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If you’re thinking of running for the role of VP Education and Democracy, you might want to know what you’ll be working on day-to-day, and what you’re responsible for. Find out more about life as one of our Sabbatical Officers below…

VP Education and Democracy supports students at all levels of study from Undergraduate to Postgraduate Research by representing their academic interests for their course, faculty and to the University. They ensure the Union is lobbying the University on behalf of students to improve the quality of education at Southampton, and lead on all areas of democracy at the Union … Read the rest

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29
Jan

The Union now offers bike pumps, tools and repair kits

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Need to repair your bike on campus? The Students’ Union is here to get you back on the road.

The Union now offers bike pumps, tools and flat repair kits to all students.

You can now pop along to the Union reception in building 42 if you need to get your bike back in shape.

Great success! This win was brought to you from You Make Change. You can submit your own ideas for change by clicking here.

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29
Jan

Housing Day comes to WSA

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Looking for next year’s accommodation? Studying at WSA? Don’t miss the WSA Housing Day!

Whether you want to search for a great house or flat, or if you need some housing advice, The Advice Centre team will be available for you to talk to.
Grab a cup of free hot chocolate too!

Monday 04 February // 10:00 – 15:00 // WSA Café… Read the rest

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28
Jan

Enjoy more options at lunchtime in The Café

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From Monday 28 January 2019, there will be some changes to The Café’s breakfast.

We will reduce the number of breakfast items on offer from 11:30 onwards every day, to ensure we can offer a wide variety of tasty meals at lunchtime.

Your all-day breakfast will still be available, just on a smaller scale! We hope you check out all the new lunchtime menu options, too.

Find The Café on Level 3 of the Students’ Union (Building 42).… Read the rest

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27
Jan

Spring Elections: Run for VP Welfare and Community!

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If you’re thinking of running for the role of VP Welfare and Community, you might want to know what you’ll be working on day-to-day, and what you’re responsible for. Find out more about life as one of our Sabbatical Officers below…

VP Welfare and Community promotes and supports student wellbeing, with a focus on mental and physical health, safety and housing. They represent students with protected characteristics, amplifying their voice and lobbying the University on feedback relating to equality and diversity. They run campaigns based around welfare and awareness, as well as supporting cultural events and celebrations.

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25
Jan

The biggest St Patrick’s Day event in Southampton

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St Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and we’re all ready to join in the lively Irish celebrations at Switch. This is not one to miss!

JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF: 

🍀 Live DJs

🍀 Amazing drink deals

🍀 Pot of Gold Balloon Drop with a massive £500 cash to be won 💰

Even better, 50p from every ticket sold will contribute to the RAG Big Give total.

TICKETS:  £3 / £5 On The Door and available right here: www.susu.org/tickets

Event brought to you in conjunction with RAG and in aid of the Union’s charitable activities.

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25
Jan

What’s On this Refreshers Week 2019

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We have a fantastic week of events lined up for you this Refreshers’ 2019 (Saturday 26 January – Friday 01 February) with even more opportunities to discover our clubs and societies, grab some freebies and enjoy a huge night out to celebrate the end of exams! Take a look at everything we have planned for you…

Cowboys vs Zombies 

Wednesday 30 January, 13:00 – 16:00, Students’ Union (B42)

It’s back, partner…. Cowboys vs Zombies! Can you survive from High Noon to Sundown against a zombie takeover on campus? The situation will be even more intense with the addition of famous Cowboy … Read the rest

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