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Wanna Be An Action Hero?

23 January 2013 » No Comments

  Do you fancy setting up music lessons for kids with learning difficulties? Or maybe you want to set up a summer soup kitchen? Maybe you’d like to support a community group with their environmental impact? Whatever it is, you’ll need advice, support and a little bit of money: all things SUSU wants to give […]

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Question your Officer (Part 2) – #askSUSUsabbs

23 January 2013 » No Comments

As part of a wider campaign to improve transparency and accountability at SUSU, today from 5 -6pm, your Sabbatical team will be online answering ANY of your questions! Today it’s Nicole, Dean, Chloe, and David’s turn and you can still check out the questions and answers from yesterday with Sam, Sasha and Shane.  You can submit […]

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Do Sabbs Actually Do Anything? – Welfare and Communities

14 January 2013 » 15 Comments

“It’s halfway through what has been an extremely exciting term in office for the Sabbaticals. To mark the new year, the Sabbatical team are writing mid-term reports to update you with what we’ve been up to and the sorts of things we’ve been dealing with, as well as the plans we have for the remaining […]

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9K? No Way! Demo? Let’s Go!

12 November 2012 » 20 Comments

We’re almost a third of the way through the academic year: first year students will have now reaped 3K’s worth of education. Or have they? Were these last two months worth as much as a second or third year’s whole year of study? Or is an entire generation of students paying a disproportionate amount for […]

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Freshers: Massive Wasters?

18 October 2012 » No Comments

  FRESHERS: If you’re interested in getting involved in a massive halls competition involving over 75 other 1st year students in one afternoon and winning loads of freebies including: ★ Waste Wars t-shirt ★ Friday Night Entry to The Cube on Friday 26th October ★ An ethical chocolate bar   …then Waste Wars is for […]

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Love Diversity, Hate Discrimination!

11 October 2012 » 6 Comments

  Do you fancy being involved in something marvellous? Of course you do. Here at SUSU we have our very own Equality and Diversity Forum for students. We debate, we plan, we discuss and we mobilise student action. Maybe you’re enraged about a lack of disability access? Maybe you hate sexism? Maybe racism makes your […]

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Automatic Council Tax Exemption: DONE!

20 September 2012 » 8 Comments

  Just in case you haven’t heard, I have excellent news for you. After previous years where students have had to use their first few weeks in a new house faffing about with their council tax exemption, this year things are finally different. I am very pleased to tell you that from now on your […]

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Get Smart on Housing!

22 August 2012 » 1 Comment

Finding a private rented house during the summer can be tricky indeed but the main thing to remember is to stay calm, don’t rush, and be smart about the choices you make. Here are ten top tips written by the experts in The Advice Centre and if you take them on board, you’ll be fine! […]

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Library Petting Zoo Grad Ball Exams

10 August 2012 » 7 Comments

    …Now that I’ve got your attention! It’s Friday and it’s my turn to let you know what my priorities for the year are going to be. Exciting stuff! The process of re-thinking, re-crafting (and remembering) our manifestos is one of the many things we’re all up to this summer. After much deliberation and […]

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Rape Awareness Week

25 July 2012 » 6 Comments

Hello again folks! This week (23rd-29th July) is Hampshire’s Rape Awareness Week. This is a week dedicated to reinforcing the important messages about personal safety, while also putting a strong emphasis on potential offenders and making them aware of the issues around consent and the consequences. Though this is a specific week, the campaign is all […]

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