06
Apr

Surge Radio’s News Team win ‘Team of the Year’!

Huge congratulations to Surge Radio’s News Team who took home the award for ‘Team of The Year’ in the I Love Student Radio Awards yesterday, after being selected by various judges within the radio industry! The I Love Student Radio Awards is an annual event which takes place at the National Student Radio Conference, and is a time […]

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29
Mar

National Societies Awards 2018 – Our Society Nominations!

We are thrilled to announce three societies from our Union have received nominations in the National Societies Awards 2018, along with a student nomination for Individual Award for Outstanding Contribution. Nominations recieved for Southampton are: Best Society – SUSUtv Best Volunteering and Charity Society – Football Beyond Borders Most Improved Society – Nursing Society (NurSoc) […]

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27
Mar

Society Spotlight: Volleyball

We recently met up with the following members of the Volleyball Club (SUVC) to find out more about what they get up to: Matt, club President, (joined Men’s 1st Team, joined 2 years ago), Phoebe, Higher Education Volleyball Officer, (joined Women’s 1st Team, joined 2 years ago), Christina (Women’s 1st Team, joined in her second […]

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26
Mar

Student Media Teams Nominated for 12 National Awards

Congratulations to the Union’s media teams who have recently been nominated in national awards ceremonies. Wessex Scene and The Edge have been nominated for five awards in the Student Publication Association Awards 2018, whilst Surge Radio have been nominated for seven I Love Student Radio Awards 2018. SUSUtv have also submitted their show reel entry […]

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23
Mar

Improving the student experience year on year

We’re very excited to announce that Southampton has risen from 42nd to 29th in the ‘THE Student Experience Survey 2018’, with particularly good results for “societal experience”. Societal experience is the metric that measures our impact as a Students’ Union on the student experience. We provide outstanding opportunities to round out the academic experience and […]

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21
Mar

Well Done Wednesday – Health Sciences Academic Reps

This #WellDoneWednesday we are celebrating the recent successes of our Academic Reps from the Faculty of Health Sciences, who have made a number of improvements to student experiences this year. Passing on your ideas, concerns and feedback to your Course Reps can really make a difference, as we can see from the huge list below! […]

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20
Mar

Society Spotlight: Human Powered Aircraft

Earlier this month at Refreshers’ Fayre we said hello to the Union’s Human Powered Aircraft Society (SUHPA) – you may have spotted them in the Old Sports Hall pedaling on an exercise bike alongside some aircraft wings! We met with Euan (Society Vice-President) and Tatjana (Society Secretary and Outreach) to find out more about the society. […]

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14
Mar

Led Zeppelin Charity Showcase Raises Over £400

On Friday 09 February, the Union and our Live Music Society hosted a charity showcase to celebrate 45 years since Led Zeppelin played a gig at the Union in 1973. Through ticket sales and RAG collections on the night of the concert, we have raised a fantastic total of £414.03 for Ovation. Ovation is a […]

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12
Mar

Team Southampton WIN Varsity 2018!

Huge congratulations to all of our fantastic athletes for winning Varsity 2018 this weekend – what a brilliant way to celebrate the 10th Anniversary! This year Varsity took place on home turf and we are delighted to announce yet another victory over Portsmouth. The final score is 188-96 to Team Southampton! Steve Gore, VP Sports, says: “Varsity […]

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12
Mar

Excellence in Volunteering Awards: Nominations Open

** NOMINATIONS CLOSE MONDAY 09 APRIL at 09:00 – Simply email activities@susu.org with the name of the person/society you would like to nominate and for which award, and a short paragraph explaining why you have nominated them.** Our annual Excellence in Volunteering Awards (EVAs) returns in May and nominations are now open! This is a chance […]

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