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09
Nov

U.S. Election – Results are in!

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After months of bitter campaigning, yesterday the U.S. finally went to the polls to choose their 45th President. Last night, as polls closed and counting began, legions of students joined Wessex Scene and Surge at The Stag’s to eagerly await the results. After a nail-biting night, we can now announce that Donald Trump won with 278 against 218 electoral college votes!

A big thank you to Wessex Scene and Surge for their overnight coverage of the results, and to everyone who joined them for the occasion.

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02
Aug

RAG raise an incredible £165, 194.05 for charity in 2015-16

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Congratulations to our incredible RAG team for working so hard to raise an amazing £165, 194.05 for charity during last year.

Each year, our student-run group focuses its fundraising efforts on three nominated charities, voted on by you! in 2015-16, Make A Wish Foundation, Student Minds, and The Red Lipstick Foundation were just some of the beneficiaries of the total, plus you of course! From charity Colour Runs to Christmas Fayres, you have had the opportunity to make friends, achieve some incredible challenges and have a lot of fun in the process.

Christmas Ball 176  RAG Colour Run small group

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20
Jun

Euro 2016 at The Stag’s

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Unless you’ve been living in a hole the past week or so, you’ll no doubt have noticed that Euro 2016 is now fully in swing. Just step into The Stag’s and it would be difficult to miss!

And this week we’ve got yet more great football coming to our big screens. Come down to support your home nation and watch the action unfold with the following fixtures:

Monday 20 June

  • Russia v Wales (Group B) – 20:00
  • Slovakia v England (Group B) – 20:00

Tuesday 21 June

  • Ukraine v Poland (Group C) – 17:00
  • Northern Ireland v Germany (Group C)
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08
May

WSA: Let’s get quizzical one more time!

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After a year of great fortnightly quizzes, it is with excitement (and regret) that this Tuesday 10 May will be the final WSA Quiz of this academic year! But, it gives us all the more reason to make it a great one!

Held at the usual time of 18:00 in the WSA Cafe, this Tuesday’s quiz will be a big end-of-term celebration blow-out with pizza, chips and garlic bread on the menu, as per your request!

At the bargain price of just £4.25 (food and £1 entry), you can expect question rounds from a range of topics, not to mention … Read the rest

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