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10
Nov

Creative Industries Careers Sessions

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Are you interested in a career in the Creative Industries? Whether you want to become an artist, writer, actor or you are interested in the technical side of production and behind-the-scenes work, we are here to help with our Creative Industries Careers Sessions. Back for another year, we will be hosting a range of different events and networking opportunities to help give you a step towards your chosen career.

The full timetable is coming soon, but here’s a little taster for now…

Monday 28 November

  • Presenter: Dom Kullander
  • Time: 16:00-19:00 (3x 50mins)
  • Location: Board Room (TBA)
  • Get to grips with
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23
Sep

The Edge and SUSUtv launch an exciting new screenplay competition

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The Edge Editor, Anneka Honeyball talks to us about an exciting new screenplay competition in this week’s blog takeover…

Are you a budding screenwriter with some time on your hands this summer? Do you have an idea for a short film that you’d love to see realised by two national award-winning media departments? Well, if so, you’re in luck because The Edge and SUSUtv have teamed up to launch an exciting new screenplay competition!

As two of the most entertainment-based Union groups on campus, we love seeing new stories and ideas brought to life for others to enjoy – which … Read the rest

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21
Jan

SUSU Brand Review News: Introducing…Branding Day and Ted’s Talk

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Are you passionate about marketing?

Have you always wanted to know about how branding agencies come up with some of the world’s most recognisable brands?

Look no further.

You are invited to a Branding Day on Tuesday 26th January from 10am at WSA, to be repeated again from 2.30pm at Garden Court, Building 40, Highfield Campus.

The day will consist of an inspiring talk from the brains who have worked with Kellogg’s and Manchester United, Ted Holden and Peter Holden. Ted is the Managing Director of Holdens’ and Peter is Creative Director at Holdens’ Agency and Lecturer in Creative … Read the rest

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28
Nov

WSA students get creative for Stress Less Fest

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We’ve been asking our talented students at WSA for their contributions to our adult colouring book – and you have certainly not disappointed!

Here are just a couple of the templates we have received, which will be used to put together a colouring book for our upcoming Stress Less Fest. As you can see, even ‘Susu’ the cat has made her way in!

 

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With the onset of deadlines looming, January can be a stressful time for students and our Stress Less Fest will be running to offer support and advice … Read the rest

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15
Nov

Learn from the best at this year’s Careers Season

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Looking to make it big in the Creative Industries, or in need of some ideas about your career path? Either way, this year’s Careers Season is where it’s at.

We have a whole fortnight of activities planned to offer you invaluable advice on how to break into your chosen career, as well as inspiration for those of you who are looking to discover your potential in this area.

Highlights include talks from a host of influential speakers as well as a series of insightful panels and workshops. There will also be some fantastic networking opportunities that will introduce you to … Read the rest

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11
Nov

WSA students – keep calm and colour!

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Exam season is looming and, as always, our Stress Less Fest will be running throughout January to offer you plenty of support and ways to cope with the pressure of deadlines.

This year has seen a massive rise in adults buying colouring books after it was proven they can reduce stress and help you to wind down – so now we are jumping on the bandwagon and creating our own colouring book especially for you!

We are enlisting the help of our creative students over at WSA and asking for your illustrations to help us put together a colouring book … Read the rest

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01
Jul

Fashion success for students

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Congratulations to Senial Jaishani who has won the Enliven Fashion Project 2015 competition, which was judged by award-winning British designer Mia Nisbet. The Enliven Fashion Project prize aims to promote creative talent alongside charitable causes and sustainable design practices.

The postgraduate student from Winchester School of Art was one of six designers selected for the project, and each designer transformed items from various charity shops to create brand new outfits.

Senial created an outfit using items she sourced from Eastleigh’s British Heart Foundation charity shop.

Senial’s outfit was created using two mens shirts which she deconstructed and positioned over a … Read the rest

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30
Jun

End of an era

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Today marks the end of an era as the Sabbatical Team and Student Leader Team for 2014-2015 come to the end of their terms in office. The team, led by Union President David Mendoza Wolfson, have had an eventful year making positive changes to your students union and will surely be missed as the new team takes office.

This year the team has consisted of Megan Downing (Vice President Democracy and Creative Indusries), Ellie Cawthera (Vice President Engagement), Beckie Thomas (Vice President Welfare), Katie Lightowler (Vice President Sport), Sophia D’Angelico (Vice President Education) and Anjit Aulakh (Vice President Student Communities) … Read the rest

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30
May

FREE Transport to our Culture Cafe

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Our Culture Cafe event is less than two weeks away now – and we’ve got an exciting update for students over at the Winchester School of Arts!

Our Creative Industries Zone is always growing and developing – and with the ever-changing national landscape of the creative arts it’s important that we adapt to achieve alongside new changes.

That’s why we’re holding the Culture Cafe on Thursday 4th June – to provide an open event to discuss the arts and culture with like-minded, passionate people. Whatever your interest – whether it’s visual arts, performing arts, written arts or media – it’s … Read the rest

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20
May

Coming Soon: Culture Cafe

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Our Creative Industries Zone is always growing and developing – and with the ever-changing national landscape of the creative arts it’s important that we adapt to achieve alongside new changes.

That’s why we’re holding the Culture Cafe on Thursday 4th June – to provide an open event to discuss the arts and culture with like-minded, passionate people. Whatever your interest – whether it’s visual arts, performing arts, written arts or media – it’s up for discussion at the Cafe.

From 3pm, there will be a showcase of some of the creative industries’ work within SUSU on the Concourse. This will … Read the rest

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