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Let’s celebrate Southampton Pride

» 26 August 2016 » No Comments

As a Union, we are proud to have such a diverse student population and we are here to welcome, celebrate and support you all. And what better way to do it, then at Sunday’s Southampton Pride, home to the city’s biggest LGBT+ party! We’ll have a Union presence at Pride, so keep an eye out […]

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What is that Ugly Building on Campus?

» 08 March 2013 » 2 Comments

Other than the terrifyingly beautiful maths building, the second on the list is the Nuffield Theatre. The Nuffield is a 450 seater producing theatre based in the centre of Highfield Campus. Each year SUSU get just one week in this fantastic theatre. Next week is our slot and this year Showstoppers present the phenomenal true story of […]

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Societies Affiliation: Live Blog

» 04 December 2012 » 3 Comments

Societies Committee is meeting now to consider the affiliation of 18 student groups that want to affiliate themselves to SUSU. 15:10 – Socs Officer (Jade Head) briefs the committee as to how this will go down. Each group will get 3 mins to present why they should be an affiliated society, there will then be […]

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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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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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Choose Your Charity…

» 19 June 2012 » 4 Comments

Whenever any student from the University of Southampton raises money for charity they are contributing to RAG wheather they know it or not. Each year RAG keep a total of all the fundraising that SUSU students do, this is made up of fundraising RAG organise and co-ordinate centrally and fundraising that individuals or groups do […]

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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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Start Your own Society? These guys have…

» 10 January 2012 » 1 Comment

Can you start your very own Society? The simple answer is yes of course you can! Just grab 25 of your mates who goto Uni here and apply to become a SUSU affiliated Society. There are of course a few rules, which are quite simply: No Duplication: You cant copy something that already exists or overlap […]

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The Importance of Protest

» 03 November 2011 » 2 Comments

Wednesday November 9th will be another history-making day for politics. Having lost the battle against the 9K university fees, students are still coming out in their droves to get riled up about cuts to education and the public sector. The NUS along with many other unions across the country have set the 9th as another […]

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Storage on Campus

» 17 October 2011 » 6 Comments

It’s a rainy day, you’ve got a morning and an afternoon lecture with no time to return home, and a bag full of books, lunch, and society gear for your evening meeting. Or perhaps you ride in on a motorbike and have found a place to park, but nowhere to leave your kit. I would […]

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