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Oli Coles
"Hi, My name is Oli, and I am your Vice President Student Communities. As part of my role, I look after all International students, all Post Grad students, all students who study at Winchester, the National Oceanography Centre and Southampton General Hospital, as well as every student who lives in halls. I also work with other members of staff to make sure that all our decision making and activities we do are as diverse as possible. Along with the rest of the Sabbatical team, I’m here to make sure that you have a fantastic time at University, and thoroughly enjoy your time at Southampton."

51 Weeks Down…1 To Go

21 June 2014 » No Comments

So with handover week next week, and therefore only one week left of my term, it has now been 51 weeks since I started as your first ever VP Student Communities. I will take away some great memories of the past year, and here are a few highlights of my year in office.   Restructured […]

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Important news about my second term

22 May 2014 » 2 Comments

Following a lot of thought and consideration I’m writing to let you know that I have decided not to take up my second term in office next year. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed my time this year at SUSU. I’ve worked with some amazing people over the last 12 months, and hope that the projects I’ve worked […]

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Do You Want To Be A Fresher Rep?

31 March 2014 » 4 Comments

Fresher Reps are students who work with the JCR to help welcome new students to the University. They are hard working, committed and personable individuals, who enjoy meeting new people, and who want to help create the best welcome experience that they possibly can. This year, SUSU has created two different Rep positions for 2014: […]

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Do Sabbs Actually Do Anything? – VP Student Communities

28 January 2014 » No Comments

I’ve been your VP Student Communities for six months now, although it seems much shorter! It’s been a great journey so far, and I’ve enjoyed working on loads of different and varied projects, including Freshers,  the new space at Winchester and fixing International fees to name just a few. This blog should hopefully give you […]

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Winchester Bunfight

23 January 2014 » No Comments

On Monday 27th January, SUSU is hosting a special Bunfight in WSA Cafe, just for Winchester Students! What is a Bunfight? Unlike the name suggests, sadly this isn’t a mass food fight!! It is however a chance to meet lots of SUSU’s societies, and even sign up to a few of them. Coming along on […]

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Halls Study Space

08 January 2014 » 1 Comment

Exam season is well underway, and we’ve been working with the University, to make sure you all have as much space as you can to help you revise! To find out what’s happening on campus, check out David’s blog here. However, if you live in Halls, then there are a few extra spaces for you: […]

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Want Free Print Credits or Art Vouchers…?

17 December 2013 » No Comments

…then take 5 minutes, and fill in our WSA Cafe Survey!!   Myself and Amy, the Winchester Site Officer, are running a survey to find out just what YOU, think about the new Union and University shared space at Winchester, the WSA Cafe.   By filling in the survey, you can enter into a prize […]

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Christmas is Coming….

13 December 2013 » 1 Comment

…and if you’re staying in Southampton or Winchester over the festive period, then here’s whats going on: Staying in Halls? The amazing Residence Support Service have a range of events over the Christmas and New Year period, to make sure that everyone can get involved. The timetable is as follows: Wednesday 25th December, Christmas Day […]

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An Intro to BEES

04 December 2013 » No Comments

Interested in getting out in the local community and making a difference?   BEES (Business Ethics & Environmental Students) is an exciting new student-led project starting this term.  BEES is a fantastic opportunity to gain professional training and work experience as a business consultant, auditing the business ethics of local organisations to drive positive change. […]

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Waste Wars: The Battle of the Halls!

22 November 2013 » No Comments

On Wednesday 27th  November, alongside the University, we will be holding a waste audit looking at recycling rates for different Halls of Residences. Come and volunteer to see if your halls are the best at recycling!   Who is it for? Ideally first year students or anyone currently living in student halls, last year volunteers came from all […]

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