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28
Sep

Welcome 2020: see what’s on this week!

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It’s Welcome 2020! We hope you had a great weekend settling into your accommodation and meeting your house mates. Now it’s time to dive right into student life by enjoying lots of events, meeting our societies and trying out our sports clubs.

This week you can enjoy meets & greets with our societies, go along to sports taster sessions, test your puzzle solving skills in our virtual Escape Rooms, learn how to cook a Sunday roast, and so much more!

Check out everything we have on this week in our Welcome Week 1 Event Timetable.

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12
Sep

Welcome 2020: everything you need to know!

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Welcome 2020 is just around the corner, and we can’t wait to meet you all and welcome you to Southampton! We know you’ll have lots of questions about what you can look forward to in your first few weeks at uni, so here’s everything you need to know…

When is Welcome week?

Welcome 2020 runs for two weeks – Monday 28 September to Sunday 11 October.

What events will there be for Welcome 2020?

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28
Jul

Join the first Alumni vs Students Sports Quiz

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Calling all students – you’re invited to the first Alumni v Students Sports Quiz!

The University are holding their first ever Alumni v Students Sports Quiz, hosted by the BBC’s Zoe Kleinman, alongside some familiar faces from across the University.

The quiz will be held on Thursday 30 July, 19:00, on the University of Southampton Alumni Facebook page.

Sign up for your free place via Eventbrite: Alumni vs Students Sports Quiz.
Select that you’re playing for Team Student and start quizzing – that’s all it takes! (Please note, if you don’t register there is no guarantee you’ll … Read the rest

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27
Jul

Welcome 2020 is coming!

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There’s lots going on behind the scenes at SUSU to bring you a fantastic Welcome to Southampton this September!

We know this year will be different to our usual events, but we plan to bring you lots of virtual ways to meet new people, join our societies and sports clubs and dive in to student life in Southampton.

Welcome will be from Monday 28 September – Sunday 11 October.

All our events will be called Welcome 2020, not Freshers’, so they will be easy to spot online and on social media.

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06
May

Society and Volunteering Awards 2020: The Winners!

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Huge congratulations to all our award winners and nominees in our first Society and Volunteering Awards! We are so glad we could celebrate all the amazing things our societies have achieved this year, and all the hard work and dedication from society members behind-the-scenes. If you missed the live ceremony, you can watch it below…

Best Event

Southampton University Symphony Orchestra – Centenary Concert
“The Best Event award had many high quality nominations, making it difficult for the panel to pick the winner. SUSO‘s Centenary Concert however, held on 14 March, really stood out for its scale, impact and
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24
Apr

Academic Awards 2020: The Winners!

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Congratulations to everyone who’s been recognised in the Academic Awards 2020! Despite us not being able to celebrate in person our winners will still receive certificiates and SUSU mugs – our Academic Awards team will be in touch with our winners about this. If you missed the live ceremony, you can catch up here…

Best Consultation

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Samuel Pegg, Year 1 English Course Representative
Samuel has been praised for his ability to approach students and gather feedback. ‘Students and staff find him incredibly approachable which helps with ensuring the student voice is heard’. He has … Read the rest

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21
Apr

What’s on at SUSU during Transition Week

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Welcome to term 3! We know this is a strange way to be returning to your studies but we hope you’re all settling in and getting used to online learning.

As you’ll know this week is Transition Week, and you might have spotted we are taking over Wednesday afternoon and Friday! This is your chance to find out how to get involved with our societies from afar, and the support available to you.

You can find the full Transition Week timetable on Blackboard Faculty Hubs.

Wednesday 22 April, 14:00 – 17:00

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20
Apr

Nominees Announced for AU Ball 2020!

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We are excited to announce our longlist of nominees for the AU Ball 2020! We plan to hold a virtual awards ceremony on Friday 01 May on our Facebook page. We will announce more details for this soon!

In the meantime, here are your nominees…

1st Year Sportsperson

Jessy Marin – Canoe Polo Club
Kate Callaghan Benton – Canoe Polo Club
Sam Sterling – Canoe Polo Club
Rowan Kettle – Canoe Polo Club
Patrick Stuckle – Canoe Polo Club
Harry Burns – Men’s Football Club
Kai Major – Table Tennis Club
Ellie Brown – Netball Club

Sports Volunteer of the

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09
Apr

Society and Volunteering Awards Nominees Announced!

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We are pleased to announce the longlist for nominees in the Society and Volunteering Awards 2020! The list includes nominees for Best Event, Best Fundraiser, Society of the Year and Outstanding Contribution.

View the nominees here: Society and Volunteering Awards 2020.

We received 175 nominations in total – thank you to everyone who sent in a society, event or student for recognition.

We plan to hold a virtual awards ceremony on Friday 06 May – we will announce further details for this as soon as it’s confirmed. We can’t wait to celebrate our winners and the fantastic things you’ve … Read the rest

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25
Mar

SUSU Award Ceremonies To Go Ahead Online

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The Academic Awards 2020 and our first Society and Volunteering Awards will still be celebrated later this year! Although we are disappointed we can’t hold our award ceremonies on campus, we still want to celebrate all the fantastic nominations we’ve received.

We’ve decided we would love to share our winners online, and hopefully we can let you all know what our plans are for this very soon.

Society and Volunteering Awards 2020

We have extended the nominations deadline to Monday 06 April at 13:00. Our award categories are:

  • Best Event
  • Best Campaign
  • Best Collaboration
  • Fundraiser of the Year
  • Community Impact
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