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26
Sep

Freshers’: World at Southampton and Winchester

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Over 1/3 of University of Southampton students are international, so we’re celebrating our cultural diversity with World at Southampton and Winchester!

World at Southampton and World at Winchester are events organised to showcase the wide range of cultures we have at the university. There will be craft stands, games and all sorts of wonderful cultural things, including lots of international music. And because these events are free, there is no need to buy any tickets or pre-register, simply turn up and have fun!

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19
Sep

Alternative Freshers’ Party

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If you are more into Metallica and AC/DC than Taylor Swift or Beyoncé, the Alternative Freshers’ Party is for you! Held at Monte Bar, prepare for some heavy beats and glorious guitar solos!

Expect live alternative and rock music all night for FREE!

Keep an eye out for acts to be announced on our official Facebook event.

If you’re interested in alternative and rock music, pop along to our Bunfight: Student Groups Fayre on Wednesday 28 September to meet RockSoc and ask them more about how you can get involved.

Where? Montefiore Hall Bar

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15
Sep

Retro Roller Disco: It’s time to roll straight back to the 80’s!

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Hold on to your friends and bowl round The Cube in a night of spinning and dancing to a perfectly retro soundtrack!

To avoid you colliding into a course mate and making those tutorials awkward for the rest of the year, we have planned 2 sessions during the evening so you can pick which one you prefer.

Join our official Facebook event for more updates and to see who else is going.

Here’s what you can expect…

 

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Where? The Cube (The Union, Building 42, Highfield campus)

When?  Sunday 02 October. First session: 17:00-19:00  Second session: 19:00-21:00

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03
Sep

Freshers’ Ball – Sigma, Becky Hill and Majestic headlining

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Chart topping DJ dance duo Sigma, singing sensation Becky Hill and multi-instrumentalist MC Majestic are headlining this year’s Freshers’ Ball!

One of the highlights of the Freshers’ calendar, our Freshers’ Ball on Saturday 08 October, rounds off an incredible Freshers’ fortnight of events. You will have made friends with your new housemates, settled into your accommodation and be raring for a cracking year. Our Freshers’ Ball provides you with the perfect opportunity to get dressed to impress and grab your best ones for one final blow-out to kickstart term.

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11
Jul

Sounds of Summer: Surge BBQ Playlist Takeover

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Surge’s Station Manager, Toby Leveson, has taken over our blog to give you the tunes to accompany your summer BBQ. Here’s what he said…

If there’s one thing a British summer can guarantee, it’s a BBQ. And whether that BBQ is in the sun or in the rain, you’re going to need a playlist. So we’ve done the hard work for you and made you a playlist suited to all your BBQ needs.

That is what we do at Surge, the University of Southampton’s very own Student Radio Station. We entertain you, fill your ears with wide variety of music, … Read the rest

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04
Jun

WSA Summer Ball Announcement: Elle and the Pocket-Belles, Jealous Michael acoustic set, Domino’s & more

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The year is nearly over and the holidays are soon to be upon us. We know how hard you have worked on your deadlines, so now it is time to reward yourselves and celebrate at the WSA Summer Ball.

Join us at 20:30 on Saturday 18 June at Winchester Guildhall.

If you’re one of the first 75 guests to arrive, expect a free glass of prosecco with every ticket to kick start the evening. Mingle with friends old and new as George and Bex from indie band Jealous Michael perform a beautiful live acoustic set.

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19
Apr

Bridge Sessions are back

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There’s nothing like an evening of live music to help you unwind after a hard day’s work. That’s why the Bridge Sessions are making a return this semester.

The evening, presented by Live Soc, will be held at The Bridge from 8pm til late on:

  • Wednesday 27th April
  • Wednesday 25th May

Save the dates for your diaries!

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12
Jan

The Soul 45 DJs return to The Bridge: soul and funk vinyl dance party

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Do you know your slow jam from your smooth and your Motown from your Memphis? Then this may be just up your street.

The Soul 45 DJs are coming back to The Bridge, armed with 7″ vinyls from all the best funk, soul, motown, reggae, disco and R ‘n’ B artists. This is the fourth year that Soul 45 have taken residency at The Bridge, so it is going to be a big one!

Here is a little teaser of Soul 45 at The Cellar to give you an idea of what is to come…

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11
Nov

Christmas Ball Announcement: Live performances from Lawson and Stooshe and much more

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Your Halls Committee (formerly known as JCRs) are for life, not just for Christmas! Get into a wonderfully festive spirit and celebrate with your fellow students at the event of the year…the annual Christmas Ball!

Held on the 4th December at 9pm in the Students’ Union, you can expect…

❅ Live performances from Lawson and Stooshe

❅ Capital FM DJ Emma Jo Real-Davies

❅ Whispering Christmas Trees

❅ Snow machines

❅ Photobooths

❅ Plus more to be announced

Tickets are subject to availability. Make sure you don’t miss out and get yours … Read the rest

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01
Oct

BBC Radio 1’s Scott Mills’ show comes to the Students’ Union and they need YOU!

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BBC Radio 1 DJs Scott Mills and University of Southampton alumni Chris Stark have confirmed a visit to the Students’ Union on Friday 9th October to wrap up their student tour across five UK universities.

The tour, which will also visit Stirling, Liverpool, Shropshire and Aberystwyth, will be broadcast live every day from Monday 5th – Friday 9th October from 1-4pm during Scott’s regular radio show slot.

The exciting news, confirmed by a news article on the BBC Radio 1 website, will follow up the recent involvement that Chris Stark has had with our Freshers’ Welcome parties. … Read the rest

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