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21
Feb

Spring Elections Medical Candidates Announced

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The candidates for Medical Society President and University Hospital Southampton (UHS) Officer in our Spring Elections 2019 have now been announced…

Medical Society President
Abdullah Kahled
Deepika Anbu
Raymond Effah

UHS Officer
David Hendry

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18
Feb

Meet the Candidates in our Spring Elections 2019

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We are pleased to announce the candidates for our 2019 Sabbatical and Student Officer roles! Take a look at the full list below, and read why you should vote for them over at susu.org/representation/elections-candidates

You can also ask our candidates questions at: susu.org/elections/spring-2019/questions

Union President

George Fairweather
Emily Harrison
Henry Hill
Nikhil Mukherjee
Henry Oliver-Edwards
Aaron Page

VP Activities

Corin Holloway
Abigail Mustard
Fiona Sutherland

VP Education and Democracy

Sebastian Graves-Read
Jessica Harding
Evelyn Hayes
Joanne Lisney

VP Welfare and Community

Laura Barr
George Hart
Daphne Li
Fleur MacInnes

VP Sports

Olivia Reed

WSA Welfare Officer
Sarah Willcocks

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18
Feb

You Make Change: Avenue Cafe extended opening hours

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Good news for our early risers. Thanks to the Union, Avenue Cafe have extended their opening hours.

Avenue Cafe now opens from 8am every day.

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15
Feb

Vice President Engagement Resignation

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Fleur Elizabeth Walsh, Vice President Engagement, has announced her resignation with immediate effect.

“After much consideration I have decided to resign from my role as Vice President Engagement due to personal circumstances.

I’d like to take this time to thank all our amazing volunteers, especially those I’ve had the pleasure of working closely with in the External Engagement Zone, and those in Halls. I’d also like to thank and praise the sabbatical team for their unwavering dedication to improving the student experience.” – Fleur Elizabeth Walsh

Students’ Union Acting President and Vice President Sports, Steve Gore, commented:

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15
Feb

Entertainment for Grad Ball: the results are in!

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We are pleased to announce the winning entertainment option for Grad Ball 2019. The winner is…

THEMES!

60%* of people who took part chose ‘Themes’. This means the focus will be on transforming the Students’ Union into an amazing venue for Grad Ball, with themed decor, entertainment and performances. 

If you voted for ‘Acts’, don’t worry, you haven’t missed out. There may still be a live DJ, musician or performer on the night. More information on this will be available nearer the event. 

Tickets will go on sale on Monday 11 March at the early bird price of £20.
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11
Feb

Bar 3 is Evolving!

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The Bar 3 Coffee Shop at the Students’ Union will soon be evolving into something new, and we would love to hear your input on what it should be next!

Bar 3 will be closed from Monday 11 February whilst we re-develop it into a brand new food and drink outlet. We are still developing our ideas, so if there’s a particular concept you’d like to see, please contact the Bars team via: bars@susu.org.

Still need that caffeine fix in the morning? Don’t worry, The Bridge will be selling take away coffee from 08:30 every morning.Read the rest

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07
Feb

Final years: have your say with the NSS Survey

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The National Student Survey

The National Student Survey has launched today (Thursday 07 February 2019). If you’re a final year to have your say on your University experience and feedback to a national survey.

If you are a final year you should have already received an NSS email to your @soton.ac.uk address. This includes a personalised link to the NSS survey, and will save you time completing it.
Alternatively, you can visit www.thestudentsurvey.com to complete the survey.

Your honest, anonymous feedback will shape the futures of the next generation of students, helping them decide where and what to study, and … Read the rest

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04
Feb

Southampton RAG Raise £32,872 since September 2018!

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Our Southampton Raise and Give (RAG) group have raised an incredible £39,872.62 for charity through student fundraising since September 2018.

This fundraising total includes record-breaking donations from Southampton RAG to Children in Need and The Poppy Appeal. Within the overall total, many student societies donated to The University of Southampton Movember Network, raising a total of £10,421 for the appeal. This put the University at 15th on The Big Moustache on Campus national leader board!

Some of the huge variety of fundraising activities have included hitchhiking across the world, fayres, film screenings, bake sales, a 24-hour cycle on … 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.

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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.

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