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21
Feb

Defend the Crown: Varsity 2019

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Get ready for Varsity 2019 and help Team Southampton defend the crown on Sunday 24 March.

This year Varsity is held at our rival’s campus – the University of Portsmouth. Whether you are competing in Team Southampton or supporting friends and team mates, make sure to buy your ticket and be there to cheer each other to victory!

Tickets are £12 from the Union’s Box Office and are on sale now.
Your ticket includes entry to Varsity itself, a Varsity 2019 t-shirt, travel to and from Portsmouth and entry to the after party at Oceana Southampton.

To get your t-shirt, … Read the rest

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12
Mar

Team Southampton WIN Varsity 2018

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Huge congratulations to all of our fantastic athletes for winning Varsity 2018 this weekend – what a brilliant way to celebrate the 10th Anniversary!

This year Varsity took place on home turf and we are delighted to announce yet another victory over Portsmouth. The final score is 188-96 to Team Southampton!

Steve Gore, VP Sports, says: “Varsity is our biggest sporting event in the calendar and this year is no exception. Our students turned up and brought a great competitive spirit on and off the pitch; it’s on days like this that I’m reminded what an honour it is to … Read the rest

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07
Mar

Varsity 2018 is almost here!

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Varsity 2018 is this Sunday 11 March… which means there’s only 4 days to go! We can’t wait to cheer on Team Southampton at the 10th anniversary of Team Soton vs Team Pompey.

Tickets are still available from susu.org/boxoffice for just £12.00 – don’t forget you will need to buy a ticket whether you are a spectator or competing. Your t-shirt/ticket includes access to fixtures, transport on shuttle buses and access to the after party at Oceana from 22:30-03:00. T-shirts can be collected from The Shop On Top (above The Shop on the Redbrick). Tickets come off sale on Friday Read the rest

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31
Mar

Union staff to present training programme success at national conference

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Staff from our Learning and Development team have been invited to present their successful launch of the Union’s ‘A To B’ Project Management programme to the Charity Learning Consortium (CLC) at their annual national conference.

The conference, which will be held on Thursday 22 June in London, will host non-profit organisations from across the UK to network and share best practice.

CLC approached the Union to ask if our Learning and Development team could present a section of the conference to explain how they used the software to engage with staff on the course.

The team have been using the … Read the rest

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23
Feb

The 10 Best Things About This March

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Despite being in the throes of Storm Doris this week, we are looking ahead to what’s set to be a great March. In no particular order, here’s why we think March is one of the most underrated months in the student calendar…

1.Lighter evenings

So where lighter mornings doesn’t really register on the student radar, we’re loving being able to walk back from campus at the end of the day knowing that we have experienced some sunlight. It has even been worth heading out for a quick walk around the stream at Highfield campus during lunchtimes to stock up on … Read the rest

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30
Nov

❄️ 12 Days of Christmas BIG Giveaway ❄️

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On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me 3 French hens, 2 turtle doves and a BIG Christmas giveaway! ⛄

Christmas is just around the corner, so we thought we would give you a gift to remember every day for 12 days.

We’ll be giving away 12 amazing prizes collectively worth £400 to give you a Christmas cracker of a day!

What will be under your tree?!

We don’t want you to open your presents all at once, so we won’t reveal all the prizes until the day but we can guarantee that you’ll … Read the rest

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11
Mar

Varsity Fixtures #PlayToWin

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We are buzzing for Sunday’s opportunity to take the Varsity Cup home for another year running as we #PlayToWin Portsmouth.

Check out our latest video below:

If you’re one of the lucky students who managed to get a ticket to the game, which has now completely SOLD-OUT, here are the fixtures:

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Wishing our Team Southampton guys and girls the best of luck for Sunday!… Read the rest

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28
Feb

Keeping Fit in Southampton

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What with work commitments, student budgets and time to hang out with your friends, keeping fit can seem like the last thing on your mind. But we all know we should do it, so whether you are a gym bunny or a sporty type, here is a quick overview of some ways you can exercise in Southampton…

Parkrun

Saturday. 9am. 5k. Okay now the worst bit is over, we can tell you about all the good things. It’s completely free and this includes stats about your run! For example, you can find out how you did for your age group, … Read the rest

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23
Feb

Society Spotlight Interview: Tennis Club

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We’re always hearing about how great the Southampton University Tennis Club is, so we interviewed the club’s Sponsorship Officer, Jack Harvey, to find out what all the racquet is about and why it’s so ace to be a member!

How many members belong to the Tennis Club?

We’ve got around 100 members.

Tell us about the club’s different squads?

We’ve got two men’s and two women’s teams which compete in BUCS, made up of 16 guys and 16 girls.

The next step down from that is the Intermediate Squad which trains on a Saturday afternoon and, through being a member … Read the rest

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