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30
Aug

Keeping up to date with the Union

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From finding out breaking news to keeping up with a friend that you spoke to 3 years ago, most people (and certainly most students), use at least one social network, be it Facebook or Twitter or another networking site.

We recognise that student’s want fast and effective ways to keep up to date with what’s happening at their Union, so we work hard to maintain a great social media presence to keep you informed.

If you’re not keeping up with our social media sites then you’re missing out on the action!

If you are coming to Southampton in a few … Read the rest

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17
Aug

#HelloSUSU

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Hello Soon-To-Be Freshers and welcome to SUSU!

We’re extremely proud of all the students who have worked incredibly hard to get here and we couldn’t be more excited to meet you all in September.

According to the BBC, there has been a slight fall in A* and A grades in this years A-Level results, but on a more positive note,  you’re one of the 396,990 students that have secured their university place in the UK! And more importantly, the university with the best Student Union!

Now that you are a student of the University of Southampton, you are automatically a … Read the rest

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12
Mar

Varsity 2013 – Time to Compete

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Every year our Athletic Union goes head to head with local rivals at the University of Portsmouth in one of the biggest events in the University sporting calendar.

Having hosted and obliterated the competition for the last four years we’ve decided to even out the odds a little, and this year we’re taking the fight to Portsmouth!

On Sunday 17th March we’ll find out if the Varsity Cup will be coming back to Southampton with our teams – who need YOU to come along, give your support and cheer them on to victory.

Tickets for both competitors and spectators are … Read the rest

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04
Mar

The five d’s of Dodgeball

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Every week our calendar is crammed full of all kinds of events, from quiz nights and karaoke to meetings and fundraisers. There is literally something for everyone, no matter what you’re interested in – so we thought we’d write a short feature a different event each week!

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First up – a Dodgeball Fundraiser

If you’re going to become true dodgeballers, then you’ve got to learn the five d’s of dodgeball…

…dodge, duck, dip, dive and dodge!

Then come along to the Southampton University Dodgeball Club’s annual tournament  on Sunday 10th March at Taunton’s College on Hill Lane for a … Read the rest

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28
Nov

RAG hit the £10,000 milestone!

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We have received some fantastic news from the RAG (Raise & Give) team, who have recently sailed past the £10,000 milestone with the money they have raised so far this academic year!

The team started counting at the beginning of the term and the current counted total stands at a huge £10,375.65.

Each year RAG raise money for three nominated charities, with this year’s being Samaritans Southampton, Marrow and Water Aid.

The most successful event for RAG so far was their St Mungo’s Raid in London, and the Boxing Club has raised the most money at £2,792.49.… Read the rest

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18
Sep

International Welcome Week is here!

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A huge welcome to all international students who are arriving at the University of Southampton this week!

We’ve put together a special program of events and activities to help you get settled in and learn all about the university, your new home and the students’ union.

Here’s a selection of what’s going on this week:

Tuesday 5pm – 8pm Fish & Chip Supper in The Bridge
Tuesday 6pm – 9pm Speed Friending in The Bridge
Wednesday 5pm – 8pm Fish & Chip Supper in The Bridge
Wednesday 7pm – 12am Roller Disco in The Cube
Thursday 10am – 3pm International Read the rest

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04
Sep

More Freshers’ 2012 Events Revealed

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All this week we’re revealing details of events we’ve got lined up for Freshers’ 2012, but this morning we realised we’ve got more events than we have days in the week to announce them!

So today we’re giving details of THREE events, to make sure we can more exciting Freshers’ 2012 news in before the HUGE Freshers’ Ball announcement on Friday!

Comedy Central Live – On Tuesday 25 September we bring you a night of laughs and great stand-up, as we’ve partnered up with Comedy Central.

Karaoke – Thursday nights see the return of weekly karaoke in The Stag’s, … Read the rest

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