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"Hi, I’m Sam your Students Union President for the coming year. Your time at here provides you with an amazing array of opportunities to take advantage of. My role as President is to work hard to ensure the Union is everything you need it to be, and that every student’s voice is listened to. Don’t forget to take full advantage of your Union, and I look forward helping you get the most out of your time here."
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And in the end…

28 June 2013 » No Comments

As I’m sitting here writing this before my last ever day as a full member of SUSU I’m thinking back over a life changing 7 years. This have been filled with experiences, campaigns, events, and an election or three! When I started as a science foundation student in 2006 only just able to attend lectures […]

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What is the future of the Union club night?

05 June 2013 » No Comments

This Friday 7th June, SUSU is organising an open session to bring together any interested students with the intention of together answering: What is the future of the Union club night? Before the Christmas break this year, almost 700 students filled in a survey about their Nightlife preferences and what they look for from a […]

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Graduation Ball is nearly here!

27 May 2013 » No Comments

I can’t believe that another year is almost over, and we’re in the middle of summer exams and coursework deadlines – good luck to everyone who is studying and revising at the moment! Although everyone will breathe a huge sigh of relief when exams are finally over, we’ll also be preparing to say goodbye to […]

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Happy to work with anyone…

11 April 2013 » 1 Comment

Over the past few months we’ve been reviewing the guidelines put in place in order to create a strong working relationship between students and staff.   What has happened so far To start this process we held a workshop with a cross section of staff and students to look at how we want to work […]

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National Conference – Handover and Observations

08 April 2013 » 6 Comments

This week is NUS national conference, and Sam Ling (your SUSU Pres) & David Gilani (VP Comms/President Elect) have taken up the offer to attend as observers. In or out the decisions made at national conference have the potential to impact the experience of students at Uni’s across the county, including our own. This is […]

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And the results are in

14 March 2013 » 1 Comment

And the results are in… The dust has settled, and the results are out. At the beginning of the month we saw hundreds of campaigners and volunteers engaging thousands of students in one of the real highlights of the year. Facebook has recently been awash with long statuses of congratulations and celebration, so perhaps it’s […]

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February Aldwych – Belfast

31 January 2013 » 3 Comments

So, over the next few days your President and VP Welfare & Communities will be paying a visit to Queen Mary’s Students Union – Belfast, to attend the an Aldwych meeting. The Aldwych Group are the students’ unions of the Russel Group, and a involves a committee who arrange 6 meetings per year to share […]

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Question Your Officer (Part 1) – #askSUSUsabbs

22 January 2013 » 2 Comments

As part of a wider campaign to improve transparency and accountability at SUSU, today and tomorrow from 5 -6pm, your Sabbatical team will be online answering ANY of your questions! Today it’s Sam, Sasha, and Shane’s turn and then tomorrow we’ll have Nicole, Dean, Chloe and David.  You can submit your questions by commenting on […]

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Do Sabbs Actually Do Anything? – President

15 January 2013 » 4 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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Introducing the Innovations Fund

11 December 2012 » 4 Comments

Two years ago we set out on an ambitious 5 year plan to turn SUSU into a truly exceptional students Union. We’re over two years into this journey and we’re making great progress but this year we’ve decided to invest some addition funds into giving the progress on bits of the plan a little boost. […]

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