Tag Archive > Sustainability

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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Swap Shop is back!

» 24 November 2015 » No Comments

Each year 350,000 tonnes of clothing worth about £140 million is thrown away, filling up landfill sites with reusable items. Swap Shop is your chance to get rid of those old clothes stuffed at the back of your wardrobe and exchange them for some fancy new ones!   What can I swap? Alongside the usual clothing […]

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Blackout is back! PLUS MORE!

» 28 October 2015 » No Comments

Southampton Blackout returns on Friday 13th November for another uni-wide energy audit. Now’s your chance to join us for a night out with the lights out! Last year was a great success, but we need student volunteers to make this year even better. We’re being ambitious and expanding this year’s Blackout across Highfield, Avenue, Southampton General Hospital and […]

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What do you care about?

» 12 October 2015 » No Comments

Are you that person always bugging your friends to recycle their rubbish? That person on social media letting your friends know what’s happening in the world? Joined a load of societies who all want to make the world a better place? Become a Campaign Coordinator and make change in your University and Students’ Union!   […]

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Live My City tours

» 21 September 2015 » No Comments

Moving away from home is pretty exciting, there are new friends to meet, activities to try out and an entirely new city to explore. We’re running walking tours of Southampton and Winchester next weekend to help you get to know some of our students’ favourite places around their city.   The tour will be a leisurely […]

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Welcome from Welfare!

» 11 August 2015 » No Comments

Hi, I’m Sam Bailey, your Vice-President Welfare for the next year. I graduated this summer in BSc Zoology, and have been involved in the LGBT Society, the Wessex Scene as well as a student leader in SUSU. I look after some really important aspects of your life as a student, such as housing, wellbeing and […]

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Do you believe in equality?

» 02 June 2014 » No Comments

Hi there! If you believe in equality and want an opportunity to work together with like- minded, passionate individuals to make a difference and improve students’ lives, listen up………. SUSU’s Equality and Diversity Committee sits in the Sustainability Zone, under the VP Welfare (me), and is chaired by the E&D officer (Sam Bailey)!     […]

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Southampton Swap Shop!

» 18 March 2014 » No Comments

Swap your way to free clothes at Southampton Swap Shop! On THURSDAY 20TH MARCH  SUSU Ethical & Environmental Committee, the Sustainability Action Programme, the Fashion & Style Society, and the University Parents and Carers Network are bringing you the SWAP SHOP! Bring in your old unwanted clothes and swap them for entirely new free items that […]

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An Intro to BEES

» 04 December 2013 » No Comments

Interested in getting out in the local community and making a difference?   BEES (Business Ethics & Environmental Students) is an exciting new student-led project starting this term.  BEES is a fantastic opportunity to gain professional training and work experience as a business consultant, auditing the business ethics of local organisations to drive positive change. […]

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Waste Wars: The Battle of the Halls!

» 22 November 2013 » No Comments

On Wednesday 27th  November, alongside the University, we will be holding a waste audit looking at recycling rates for different Halls of Residences. Come and volunteer to see if your halls are the best at recycling!   Who is it for? Ideally first year students or anyone currently living in student halls, last year volunteers came from all […]

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