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03
Dec

Could you be the winner of the UniVision Song Contest?

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Do you love singing, EuroVision or just competitions?

If any of those apply, then you’ll be excited to hear about our upcoming singing competition – UniVision!

Inspired by the Eurovision Song Contest, UniVision brings together a selection of Universities to compete through song to become the UniVision champions.

The event will be hosted in Surrey on Sunday 14 March and we need to submit one musical act (a solo singer or a group of singers) to represent Southampton and perform there live. Think this could be you? Record yourself performing a song and send it in to us (see details … Read the rest

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20
Nov

Transgender Day of Remembrance 2020

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Trans Day of Remembrance was started by transgender advocate Gwendolyn Ann Smith as a vigil to honour her memory of Rita Hester, a transgender woman who was brutally killed in 1998. The vigil commemorated all the transgender people lost to violence since Rita Hester’s death and began an important memorial that has now become an annual event.

This day raises public awareness of hate crimes committed against transgender people, an action that mass media often fails to perform. It is a day to publicly mourn and honour the lives of the trans people lost to anti-transgender violence and discrimination. On … Read the rest

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16
Nov

Trans Awareness Week 2020

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Trans Awareness Week runs from 13 – 19 November every year and on the 20th we commemorate Trans Day of Remembrance.  This is a time where we share and uplift the voices and experiences of the trans community. This is an opportunity for transgender people and their allies to take action and bring more attention to the community by educating the public, sharing their stories and advancing advocacy around the issues of prejudice, discrimination and violence that affect the transgender community.

On campus, look out for the trans flag being flown by the Hartley Library. Pronoun badges usually … Read the rest

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05
Oct

Welcome 2020: What’s On This Week!

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We hope you had a great first week of Welcome 2020 and enjoyed getting to know lots of new people at our events, and our societies and sports clubs too!

There’s still plenty more to enjoy this week including the WSA Welcome Fair, Oktoberfest in The Stag’s, plus events from our societies including LGBT+ Society, Hookers, Knitters and Stitchers, Video Games and e-Sports Society, RAG and many more!

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

To book onto any of our events visit the events site: Welcome 2020 Events.

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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?

This Welcome we are hosting a mixture of online and in-person events. Our online events will include an escape room, quiz night, comedy night and a … Read the rest

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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.

Hear all the latest announcements via…

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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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