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DLHE: Share Your Success When You Leave

» 10 June 2016 » No Comments

The Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey happens each year, asking recent graduates what they’re up to – whether it’s employment, further study, travelling or looking for a job. Here are a few reasons why you should fill it out! It helps you… By looking at the information provided by the DLHE, the University can […]

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Shift Your Stuff 2016

» 24 May 2016 » No Comments

Shift Your Stuff is back for a second year, helping you to give your unwanted items a new home when you move out. We’ve all been there, moving out of your house and having loads of stuff you just can’t take with you. Instead of going to waste or disrupting the community, we want to […]

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Supporting our Trans Students

» 19 May 2016 » 1 Comment

Every student should feel welcomed, comfortable and supported at University. After some recent media attention I wanted to talk about the Union’s position and the changes we’ve made. Over the last few weeks a number of media outlets picked up our Improving Trans Inclusion policy that passed at the Annual General Meeting in 2014, focusing […]

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Do something to change your world

» 03 May 2016 » No Comments

As students at a University surrounded by groundbreaking research, you have the potential to make a massive difference to the future of people around the world. For Change Your World Week and International Women’s Week we showcased some of the brilliant sustainability activities going on in the Union – from boosting your employability to thinking […]

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Visit our Pop Up Markets!

» 19 April 2016 » No Comments

We’re excited to announce our first Pop Up markets, with student-run businesses and start ups selling their products! Earlier in the year we asked you how the Union could help you become more enterprising with your creativity, so we’ve set up our first Pop Up Markets in Southampton and Winchester. It’s all about helping students to develop […]

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Inspiring Stories from Inspiring Women

» 03 March 2016 » No Comments

It’s International Women’s Week from Monday 7th March to Friday 11th March and we’ve got two great events lined up to celebrate. Inspiring Women – Monday 7th March, 18:30 to 21:30 in The Bridge The annual Inspiring Women event returns to SUSU on Monday 7th March. This FREE event kicks off International Women’s Week – […]

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Battle of the Bins: It’s time for Waste Wars 2016

» 18 February 2016 » No Comments

Did you know that only 26.1% of household waste in Southampton was sent for reuse, recycling or composting in 2014/15? It’s time for our annual waste audit and this year it’s going to be bigger and better than ever for the 10th anniversary. It takes place on Wednesday 24th February from 14:00 to 16:30 on […]

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Present your research!

» 15 February 2016 » No Comments

Are you a final year Undergraduate? On Friday 15th April 2016, the University of Southampton will be hosting the UKs First International Student Sustainability Research Symposium. This event will be exhibiting excellence in undergraduate research, giving you the opportunity to present your work at an International Research Symposium. We are therefore looking for innovative undergraduate […]

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LGBT History Month 2016 (Guest Blog)

» 09 February 2016 » No Comments

LGBT History Month recognises the history of the gay rights and civil rights movements, and aims to challenge homophobia, biphobia and transphobia in society. It is an opportunity to celebrate and recognise all those who have campaigned and still campaign for the rights of LGBT people in this country and abroad.     In the […]

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Become our Employability Officer!

» 15 January 2016 » No Comments

We’re looking for an Employability Officer. Someone to shape the projects we do for students. Someone to be a student voice working with Careers at the University. Someone who cares about helping students be the best they can be.   This is your chance to shape the University’s plans for employability, helping to create a […]

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