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13
Jan

Live Q&A with Making a Murderer’s Jerry Buting coming to Southampton

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Union Films and native have teamed up to bring you an exclusive native talks Q&A with Netflix Making a Murderer’s Jerry Buting!

Jerry Buting, defence attorney for the murder conviction case of Steven Avery – now known worldwide as the real-life protagonist of Netflix cult series hit Making a Murderer, will be coming to The Cube (B42) on Wednesday January 29 (16:30-18:00*).

The conversation will involve moderated discussion of the Steven Avery case along with its broader implications and comments on the systematic failures of the criminal justice system.

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13
Jan

Union Enterprise Fund 2019 Winners Announced

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SUSU has awarded student projects Aquassentials, Future Brew and The Charge Project a total of £500 investment, as part of the Enterprise Fund 2019.

The businesses, formed by University of Southampton students, were each awarded prizes from the Enterprise Fund, an initiative to encourage students to develop their innovative events, activities and projects.

Aquassentials, awarded our highest prize of £250 is new start up created by students at the university that is creating a range of small hydroponic products that will be available later in the semester. The Enterprise panel really liked how innovative and sustainable the product is, … Read the rest

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08
Jan

SUSU Expect Respect Policy Now Approved

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Our #ExpectRespect Policy is now approved and available to view on our Equality and Diversity page here: SUSU Equality and Diversity.

This policy was approved by the Trustee Board, elected Senators at Senate, and has been reviewed by the Liberation Officers.

This policy outlines what YOU can and should expect from your Students’ Union, and what we can expect from you. This is to ensure our behaviour and conduct is appropriate, inclusive and tolerant of everybody. This began development at the beginning of August 2019 and will now be a terms of reference policy under SUSU.

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06
Jan

Spring Elections 2020: Nominations Now Open!

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This Spring Elections, change starts with you. Nominations are now open until Wednesday 12 February at 13:00. You can nominate yourself here: Nominate Now.

The the projects and campaigns you work on can directly impact student life at Southampton, whether it’s helping us launch the first vegan cafe on campus, reducing the cost of printing, or launching welfare training for

If you want to lead the direction of SUSU, make your ideas happen and represent all students at Southampton, nominate yourself for one of our Officer roles.

We have five Sabbatical roles available:

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