Tag Archive > Performing Arts

How can I do what I Love?

» 04 October 2012 » 5 Comments

Being able to do what you love outside of your academic studies is, in my opinion, one of the most important aspects of University life. Over the years you spend in Southampton you will have the opportunity to carry on a passion you’ve pursued for years or try something completely new.   Over the summer, I have been working with Dean […]

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Media THIS!

» 02 October 2012 » 1 Comment

Hey guys, thanks for reading… welcome to my blog on all the fun stuff that happened at Media Committee this afternoon. It was our first one of the year and we got lots of stuff decided. Any member of SUSU (i.e. any student at the University of Southampton) is welcome to come along to ANY […]

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What Makes News Beautiful?

» 27 September 2012 » 6 Comments

This Tuesday, at the first Media Committee of the year, we shall be electing a new position to SUSU Media – A News Coordinator.  It will be a new joint position between all the Media Departments to bring news at Southampton together. Here is what the role entails. Any student can run for the position, […]

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Fanatical about Fringe?

» 16 September 2012 » No Comments

30 students from two of our Performing Arts groups have just returned from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival under the Gone Rogue Productions banner, having performed two student-written shows for two weeks at the most prestigious Performing Arts festival in the world.   Showstoppers (Our Musical Theatre Society) took up a show called Good Grief, written by final year Lucy […]

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Welcome to SUSU!

» 16 August 2012 » 23 Comments

Huge congratulations to all those getting their A-level results today and everyone who will be joining the University of Southampton in September! We’re the Sabbatical team, and we have taken a year out from our studies to run the students’ union. We’re really looking forward to meeting you and have prepared a little challenge for your […]

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One to Go!

» 09 August 2012 » 7 Comments

In yesterday’s blog I outlined the four goals I presented to council last October, how I got on with them and what’s next for those areas. As a team, the Sabbs and I have been working on shaping our goals for next year in order to bring for council’s approval this October. We have each […]

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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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Six Steps to a More Equal Campus

» 16 July 2012 » 15 Comments

Hello one and all! I’m your new Vice President Welfare and Communities, lovely to meet you. I thought that before I start throwing blogs your way about all the marvellous things I’m up to (and what you can do for me), I’d start with all the marvellous things our Student Leaders are up to, in […]

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Where Do You Fit In?

» 04 April 2012 » 40 Comments

Recently Societies Committee have been discussing the current categories that our Societies fit into and how best we group their activities and represent their needs.   Currently we have split societies into 7 categories and (seeing as we are looking to remove Performing Arts from the equation) it has been proposed that we move from these 7: Departmental International Performing […]

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Dancing our Way to Success

» 19 March 2012 » 2 Comments

Just before the easter break all of our dance societies headed up north and in true Southampton style they smashed it….   Jazz, Tap, Balet, Contemporary and Street (Hip Hop) took 57 dancers and headed up to the Loughborough University Annual Dance Competition! This year three of the squads placed (compared to just one last year) […]

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