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05
Sep

Freshers’ 2016: It’s going to be a Big Night Out

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Get acquainted with Southampton nightlife

Navigating Southampton’s nightlife has been a hot topic amongst many of you on our social media sites and during our Twitter #SotonQandA, but we have the ultimate solution to help you seek out the entertainment hotspots and clubbing favourites.

After an incredible intro into student life complete with our packed Freshers’ programme, grab your housemates on Thursday 13 October and join 5,000 other students to tour 10 of Southampton’s finest bars and clubs in the city’s biggest crawl.

For just £12 a ticket, or FREE entry with our Freshers’ Master Pass, you can … Read the rest

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29
Aug

Freshers’ 2016: Your ticket to some Foamin’ Fun

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Time to get soaked and soapy! This is the wildest and wettest event of Freshers’ so be prepared to be as drenched as a Glastonbury fan, minus the mud!

To avoid going without your mates, check which party your hall is assigned to!

Foam Party I – Thursday 29 September 2016: Archers Rd, Chamberlain, Mayflower, Monte, Private Rented
Foam Party II – Friday 30 September 2016: Bencraft, Connaught, Erasmus Park, City Gateway, Glen Eyre, Highfield, Liberty Point

For those coming back to the Uni of Southampton, it’s time to show … Read the rest

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27
Aug

Freshers’ 2016: Welcome Parties – Your Introduction To Student Life

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Our Welcome Parties are the official start of the greatest 2 weeks of your life and the best introduction possible for your uni years. BBC Radio 1 DJ and Southampton alumnus, Chris Stark, our (almost) resident DJ, comes back every year for this event, so it must be quite something!

Your hall will be assigned to one of our 3 Welcome Parties so it’s the perfect opportunity to see how dance compatible you are with your new hall friends;

Welcome Party I – Saturday 24 September 2016: Erasmus Park, City Gateway, Mayflower, Private Rented

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26
Aug

Leave Your Worries At The Door, it’s Student Therapy

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Kickstart your University experience with the ultimate student club night…Student Therapy at Oceana, Southampton. You may have noticed this is included in our Freshers’ Master Pass and wondered what it was all about, so sit back, relax and read on as we walk you through one of the most exciting nights in our Freshers’ calendar.

What is Student Therapy?

Oceana Southampton’s weekly student night, including mash up of BIG club anthems, Live PAs, party bangers and a room full of cheesy classics to sing your heart out! What ever your looking for on a night… We’ve got your Therapy.… Read the rest

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12
Aug

We launch five new minibuses for students

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We have launched five new minibuses for you to use!

All five fifteen-seater vans have full disabled access, roof racks and have been selected for their low carbon emissions.

The brand new blue Ford Transit vans will be used to deliver you home safely following student nights and library visits as part of our Safety Bus scheme. Student groups, including sports clubs and societies, will also be able to hire the buses for trips and fixtures.

You can access our ‘Safety Bus’ service from the Redbrick area, outside Building 42 at Union Southampton for just £1.50 for journeys within a … Read the rest

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23
Feb

Society Spotlight Interview: Tennis Club

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We’re always hearing about how great the Southampton University Tennis Club is, so we interviewed the club’s Sponsorship Officer, Jack Harvey, to find out what all the racquet is about and why it’s so ace to be a member!

How many members belong to the Tennis Club?

We’ve got around 100 members.

Tell us about the club’s different squads?

We’ve got two men’s and two women’s teams which compete in BUCS, made up of 16 guys and 16 girls.

The next step down from that is the Intermediate Squad which trains on a Saturday afternoon and, through being a member … Read the rest

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12
Feb

Society Spotlight: Water Polo Club

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We caught up with Lawrence Thompson, President of Southampton University Water Polo Club, to find out more about the club and what they get up to – in and out of the pool!

How long has the Water Polo Club been running?

We can find evidence of the first Water Polo game being played at the university as early as 1936, but we know definitely in the last 20 years it has been going strong as a proper society.

How many members belong to the club?

This year, we have 70 members across two fully competitive teams: 40 girls … Read the rest

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29
Oct

Society Spotlight: Meet Bhangra Society

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We caught up with Sachin, the President of the Southampton Bhangra Society, to ask all about Bhangra, including what it is and how you can get involved.

When did the society start?

In 2012.

Describe Bhangra Society and what it is you do.

Bhangra Society is a fun and lively dancing society. Full of energy, it is the society that rewards you with a great time and a great workout. We are part of the Performing Arts societies.

What is Bhangra?

Bhangra is a traditional North Indian dance from the Punjab region, and has really taken off in … Read the rest

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28
Oct

No plans for Halloween? Check out our Halloween extravaganza…

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It is that time of year again, no not Christmas, but Halloween! The clocks have gone back and the dark evenings are here to get you in the spooky Halloween spirit.

If you don’t already have plans, we are holding quite the extravaganza across Southampton and Winchester.

First of all, get yourself to the WSA Cafe TOMORROW night from 6pm-8pm for our FREE ‘Pimp your Pumpkin’ event. You can take part in pumpkin decorating (so much more than just carving!), get yourself some Halloween-themed refreshments and even get your frightening face-paint sorted for just £1. No tickets needed, just turn … Read the rest

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