Our Excellence in Volunteering Awards are a chance to say well done and thank you to students who have gone the extra mile with their volunteering efforts this year, whether that’s helping in the community, fundraising or giving up their own time to benefit a society or sports club.
Here are this year’s winners:
Best contribution to the Creative Industries: Ben McQuigg
Best Behind-the-Scenes Contribution: Patrik Toobe
Social Impact Award: Charlotte Colombo
Best Student-Led Academic Campaign: Jessica Sainsbury
Best Sports Initiative: Tara Granea
Outstanding Commitment to Equality and Diversity: Maryam Malakoutikhah
Best Environmental Sustainability Initiative:BeeSoc
We’ve really embraced Christmas at the Union this year in a big way. With endless decorations (just look at The Bridge counter), Christmas carols in the office on repeat and quizzes circulating our desks, we just can’t get enough. But to really push the boat out, last week we held our 12 Days of Christmas BIG Giveaway. With 12 incredible prizes up for grabs, our members had the opportunity to take part in challenges and activities for a chance to win.
🎁 🎄 DAY 1 🎄 🎁
On the first day of the Giveaway, we gave you the chance to … Read the rest
Our #SotonFreshers Master Pass tickets have been selling in their thousands so we’re celebrating with our Great Weekend Giveaway! Get our Master Pass before midnight tonight (Sunday 18 September) and you could win yourself one of these 10 incredible prizes!
That’s right! You can expect:
★ A free attempt at our Braveheart Challenge in The Diner worth £7.50
Our very own student-led television station, SUSUtv, have been Highly Commended at this year’s NaSTA (National Student Television Association) Awards.
The team were recognised for Best Live coverage for this year’s SUSU Elections Night Live and Engineering student Will Garside was Highly Commended for Best Documentary Award for Radar – Britain’s Shield, about the history of the spitfire and its first flight from Southampton airport. Garside’s documentary has previously Best Direction award at the SUSUtv Student Film Festival.
The NaSTA awards have been considered a prestigious accolade to student media outlets for over forty years. As well as … Read the rest