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01
May

You Are More Than is back!

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If you cast your minds back to the January exam period (painful thoughts we know!), you may remember that we offered you the chance to attend free events and activities to help you relax and de-stress away from your studies as part of our You Are More Than (YAMT) campaign. Well, YAMT back due to popular demand for the summer with a whole host of new events and old favourites to help you power on through tough times spent in the library.

New for Summer 2016, you can look forward to a trip to Southampton’s new board game cafe, ‘Board … Read the rest

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02
Mar

Ways to De-stress in Southampton

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Tomorrow is University Mental Health Day. This is a national day to raise awareness of mental health in students and to offer support and information for those going through a mental health problem. Did you know that as many as 1 in every 4 people experience some kind of mental health issue in any given year?

Being at university can be a very stressful experience, and sometimes, the best thing to do is just put things on hold and go and de-stress. There are lots of ways of de-stressing, and lots of cheap ways of doing this in Southampton.… Read the rest

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28
Jan

Big Night Out – Get your individual tickets!

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Refreshers’ is in full swing! Tickets to our Refreshers’ Pass, giving you entry into seven huge events has completely sold out, so the only way you can get to tonight’s Big Night Out is by buying individual tickets!

Big Night Out has become something of a rite of passage for students in Southampton. You get the chance to party with 5,000 other students across the city in ten different venues, including Switch,Orange Rooms, Oceana and many more!

So without further ado…

Get your tickets now!

Invite your friends using our official Facebook event here.… Read the rest

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13
Jan

WSA: You Are More Than…Your Portfolio

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The ‘You Are More Than’ campaign has been organised to offer you events and activities to help you de-stress and relax away from your studies. Even if you do not have deadlines in January, the campaign is a great chance to try out a new hobby (yoga anyone?!) for FREE on campus.

We have aimed to organise events across the different University campuses for your convenience, but students are welcome to attend any of our events wherever you are based.

Here is what we are offering Winchester students:

 


Thursday 14th  January

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The Café, Winchester School of … Read the rest

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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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08
Jan

You Are More Than: The Petting Zoo is back!

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If you cast your mind back to this time last year, we held a Petting Zoo as part of Stress Less Fest (now known as ‘You Are More Than’) to give you a chance to de-stress and relax away from your studies. There were sheep, goats, chickens and even these adorable ducks to rid you of your deadline woes and study blues.

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Well, we have some good news for you. The Petting Zoo is back due to popular demand! We understand that you want to do well at University, but it is important to remember that sometimes it is helpful … Read the rest

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07
Jan

Introducing…the Hundred Watt Club

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The Hundred Watt Club are returning to The Bridge on the 27th January during Refreshers’ Week for another night of gorgeous vintage inspired entertainment – served with a zingy contemporary twist!

Our Burlesque and Cabaret nights have become something of a rite of passage, whether you are a Fresher, a final year, or anything in between: you have to attend at least one of these shows.

Daring, naughty and hilarious, the Hundred Watt Club mix American-style burlesque moves with intriguing mime and comedy acts. Check out the teaser below to give you a taste of what is to come…

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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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