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Societies Affiliation: Live Blog

» 16 May 2013 » 3 Comments

Today Societies Committee meet again to consider the affiliations of prospective groups to join our confederation of Societies. This blog will keep you up to date with a view from inside the committee in a live informal manner. Check out last times blog here. 13.00 Meeting is over now- so sad 🙁 Look out for […]

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Do Sabbs Actually Do Anything? – VP Winchester and Sites

» 17 January 2013 » 1 Comment

“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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Yet MORE Goals for the Year!

» 07 November 2012 » 8 Comments

This time it’s not just me! I’ve outlined my goals for the year already, but a part of my role is to also have the very important responsibility of chairing SUSU’s Education Committee – and we’ve set out some aims for the year ourselves! The committee meets once a month, and consists of myself, the eight Faculty […]

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Challenges Facing HE 2: What does the VC think?

» 15 October 2012 » 2 Comments

My last blog on HE gave a bit of a catch up on the past year, and talked about a key step for the Academic Community in speaking out against the damage currently being done to Higher Education. A few weeks ago the Southampton campaign group, Southampton Students For Education, were successful in having an […]

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My hat-trick

» 15 August 2012 » 4 Comments

So it’s my turn to tell you about my goals for the coming year. Using a mixture of our manifestos, extra things we have learnt since writing them, the union plan and continuing work from our predecessors, each of the sabbs has decided on three goals that we will spend the majority of our time […]

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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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One Down…

» 08 August 2012 » 1 Comment

This is part one of a two blog blockbuster: One Down : Looking at how last years goals panned out in the world of Engagement. One to Go : An outline of initial thoughts at priority goals for Engagement next year.  One Down After being in post for just over a year I thought it was […]

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Goodbye from me!

» 29 June 2012 » 2 Comments

I’m writing this blog on my last day in office and it’s a very odd feeling indeed! I’ve had an absolutely amazing year and have enjoyed every minute of it, I will really miss SUSU! I thought I’d share with you my end of year report so you know what I’ve been up to during […]

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VP Sports Development final (and very late) Union Council Report

» 15 May 2012 » No Comments

As promised in Union Council yesterday evening I have now written a report (well a blog really) in place of the report that I should’ve submitted last week in time for the papers to go out to council. Once again I’ll reiterate that it’s a mixture of bad time management, juggling work priorities and forgetting […]

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Destined to revise on the floor? Maybe not…

» 08 January 2012 » 7 Comments

In my last blog, I gave you some tips for revision – and since then, we’ve updated our Education page on the SUSU website to give you a whole list of useful resources for you to use, covering essay writing, revision, dissertations and reading tips, so check them out! But there’s still one problem – […]

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