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You Are More Than Your Studies

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Throughout the month of January we want to remind you, you are more than your studies. 🙌🏽

There are a number of events being held across campuses to take your mind off of the stresses of exam season, and to remind you that exam season isn’t the be all and end all, you’re welfare matters too! 🤝🏻

See the full YAMT schedule below:

  • Free Zumba, Highfield Campus (Activities Room): 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24 January (16:00-17:00)
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A Spotlight On Sustainability

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Over the past few months SUSU has made some fantastic steps towards becoming a more sustainable organisation. On Wednesday 04 December we are holding a Sustainability Spotlight in Building 42 to celebrate and inform students of the good work already taking place, and look to the future to see what more we can achieve.

On the day there will be talks in The Cube, a sustainability fair, and a networking event and Q&A with industry experts.

Talks are as follows:
14:00 – Green Energy and Travel
14:45 – ‘Rising Tide: Sustainability across our Blue planet’ with Ivan Haigh

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Reindeer to visit Highfield Campus!

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We don’t think there’s a better way to get into the festive spirit than by meeting Santa’s very own reindeer! 🎅🏽🦌

Come along to the Redbrick on Tuesday 03 December between 11:00 – 15:00 to meet them before they’re needed to deliver everybody’s presents! 🎁 (oh, and they’re bringing their little owl friend, too 🦉)

Did we mention that it’s completely free?! 🎄

Looking for even more festive fun? Grab a ticket for our Winter Wonderland night in The Cube! Enjoy Santa’s grotto, foam cannons and live music for just £5.
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Women in Sport Week

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From Monday 25 November to Sunday 01 December it’s Women in Sport Week at SUSU! This week focuses on celebrating the women in our sports teams and encouraging anyone who might not already be involved in sports to try something new.

There are numerous sports taster sessions that you can get involved with throughout the week (open to all):

Multiple other events are also happening in and around campus. Here is a full schedule:

Monday 25 November

11:00-12:45 Coffee And Catch-Up Drop In Q&A with VP Sport Olivia Reed (The Bridge)

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Male Suicide Prevention Event

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Content Warning – Suicide

On Thursday 28 November 84 pairs of shoes will be placed in the centre of the redbrick to represent the average of 84 men who take their own lives each week in the UK.

On behalf of the charity CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably), leaflets and information will be provided at the protest with the aim of helping those suffering from poor mental health or who might be considering suicide. If this is an issue you are not comfortable discussing with our trained volunteers, the same information can be found here. Worried about somebody else? … Read the rest

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Student Climate Strike – Friday 20 September

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A student climate strike will be taking place on Friday 20 September between 12:00 and 12:30 at Jubilee Plaza.

Speakers will be discussing what SUSU alongside the University are doing to alleviate the effects of climate change, and how students can get involved in making this change.

This comes at a time of continued worldwide climate action protests in response to a United Nations’ (UN) Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) special report published in October 2018 warning of the dangers of global temperature increases.

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Nominations in our Autumn Elections Now Open

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(…and close at 16:00 on Friday 11 October).

No, not that election… its SUSU Autumn Elections time!
You can nominate yourself here.

Every year we run three elections and in our Autumn Elections we elect over 400 student volunteers. Over 20 roles are open for nomination, including:

Course Reps

Postgraduate Taught Reps

Union Senators

As well as:

WSA Creative and Careers Rep
WSA Social Rep
WSA Officer
Media Officer
NOCS Officer
Women Officer
Student Trustee
Art School President
Biological Sciences School President
BM School President
Engineering School President
Humanities President
Physics and Astronomy School President
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Our Summer Opening Hours

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Staying with us over the summer? Thanks for not leaving us! Please find our summer opening hours here.

All outlets will be closed unless stated below. All outlets will also be closed on Monday 26 August for a Bank Holiday. Everything will be back open as normal from Monday 23 September 2019.

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Welcome Pre-sessional Students!

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Pre-sessional students, we hope you’re all settling in well, take a look at some the activities SUSU will be putting on for you, including a trip to the seaside town of Bournemouth.

We’ll be in touch soon with more activities and information so add us on WeChat to keep in touch!

SUSU’s Tour of Southampton: an introduction to the city, including where to eat, drink and shop!
29 June – Wessex Lane Halls at 12:00, meet at Reception.
30 June –  Mayflower Halls at 12:00, meet at Reception.

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Grad Ball 2019

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You chose a Gatsby-themed ball and so, on Saturday, we were transported back to the 1920s for our special night celebrating the class of 2019 in style.

The entire Union was transformed for the sell-out event, with a casino, silent disco under the stars, and every prop and photo opportunity you could dream of, complete with vintage cars giving the perfect background for all your snaps.

The Cube was packed from beginning to end with Sub Focus, Adrian Murphy, Nathan Dawe and 1991 keeping the party going until the early hours of the morning.


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