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04
Feb

LGBT+ History Month: how to get involved

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In collaboration with LGBT+ Society, University of Southampton, and Student Life, we give you LGBT+ Month and it’s a busy one. Below we have some dates for your diaries.


Sunday 03 – Saturday 09: LOVE

💗 Friday 01: Raise the Flag, 09:00, Flagpole outside Hartley Library 

💗 Friday 01: Rainbow Hand Prints, 09:30-16:00, Bar 2 (Level 2, Students’ Union (B42))

💗 Monday 04: Lived Experiences Event (Survivor Stories)-  bit.ly/2FSZKjV

💗 Tuesday 05: Board Games Night with LGBT+ Soc, 19:00, 34/2019

💗 Wednesday 06: ‘Love, Simon’ Film Screening, 17:00, Union Films 

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19
Feb

Online Harassment Reporting Tool

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Hey everyone, it’s Arun Aggarwal (VP Student Communities) and Sam Higman (VP Welfare) here.

This year we’ve seen a rise in the number of reported issues around harassment come to the Sabbatical team, and be publicly risen. Because of this, we have worked alongside the Stand Up To Racism Society to better the Union’s method of reporting harassment and allow us to gather data.

We have come up with a new service to facilitate how to report those issues and how we can provide support to affected people. This new service will be in the shape of an online form … Read the rest

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13
Feb

LGBT+ Society celebrate LGBT History Month with rainbow handprints

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LGBT+ Society are on the Concourse in Building 42, Highfield campus, today creating a rainbow banner of handprints in support for LGBT History Month.

The student group have rallied students to use their handprints to celebrate equal opportunities for LGBT+ rights.

LGBT+ Society President, Jonathon St Clair-Smith says, “We’re making the banner to show unity within the community”.

Pop down to the Concourse before 15:00 today to show your support with a rainbow handprint and look out for the finished banner, which is due to be displayed at the Union Reception.

Find out more about LGBT_ Society by going … Read the rest

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25
Aug

Rainbow Love: Southampton Pride is Back!

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This Sunday 28 August sees the return of Southampton Pride, the city’s biggest celebration of LGBT+ equality.

Celebrations will commence on West Marlands Road (outside the Stage Door) from 11:00 on Sunday, with live music from midday. The party is set to continue through the evening at the official after party at The Edge & Box Bar.

The Community Parade will leave the Stage Door at 15:00, heading around Guildhall Square and down Above Bar Street to the Bargate.

As a Union, we are proud to have such a diverse student population and we are here to welcome, celebrate … Read the rest

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23
Aug

Meet our student groups!

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SUSU has over 300 student groups that you can get involved in. They come under the following categories: Education, External Engagement, Sports Development, Student Communities, Student Life, and Sustainability. To help you decide what societies you would like to join in September, here’s an introduction and a small taster of the variety of societies we have! We’d like to introduce you to the

Vegan and Vegetarian Society, Frisbee Society, Union Films, and LGBT Society!

 

Vegan and Vegetarian Society – Poppy Martin

Whether you’re a vegetarian, pescetarian, vegan, or an open-minded omnivore, join the vegetarian society to have fun and … Read the rest

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