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An SU First as Varsity goes Virtual

Thu 09 Apr 2020

Not even a pandemic could crush our fighting spirit. After making the tricky decision to cancel our ... read more

 
RAG's relief fund helping to support vulnerable citizens

Thu 09 Apr 2020

A group of students recently set up a community relief fund to support charities working to help tho... read more

 
The SU calls for leniency and flexibility from landlords in the private sector

Tue 07 Apr 2020

We have put together a template letter which we suggest you tailor and send to your landlords.... read more

 
'No Detriment Policy' - Statement from The SU

Tue 07 Apr 2020

Latest statement from The SU regarding the No Detriment Policy update from the University.... read more

 
NUS National Conference elections and policy update

Tue 07 Apr 2020

Eve Alcock our SU President has been elected to the Democratic Procedures Committee for NUS and Clim... read more

 
The SU Statement on University 'No Detriment Policy'

Fri 03 Apr 2020

The University have released details outlining the ‘no-detriment policy’. The SU Officers have produ... read more

 
Looking on the Bright side of Covid-19

Mon 23 Mar 2020

We've been so blown away by the resilience and thoughtfulness of our students during quite a difficu... read more

 
RAG race to raise over £3500 for charity

Fri 20 Mar 2020

Last week, members of our community braved a pandemic and torrential rain to raise money for their B... read more

 
Coronavirus

Mon 16 Mar 2020

All the latest updates from the SU on the Coronavirus outbreak.... read more

 
 
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The SU news

The SU calls for leniency and flexibility from landlords in the private sector

We have put together a template letter which we suggest you tailor and send to your landlords.

 
'No Detriment Policy' - Statement from The SU

Latest statement from The SU regarding the No Detriment Policy update from the University.

 
An SU First as Varsity goes Virtual

Not even a pandemic could crush our fighting spirit. After making the tricky decision to cancel our Varsity against Cardiff Met, we decided to take part in a series of online challenges in the hope of keeping our crown for the 5th year running!

 
RAG's relief fund helping to support vulnerable citizens

A group of students recently set up a community relief fund to support charities working to help those vulnerable members of society during the current pandemic. It's great to see what a difference this money is making, keep up the good work, RAG!

 
NUS National Conference elections and policy update

Eve Alcock our SU President has been elected to the Democratic Procedures Committee for NUS and Climate Emergency Policy passed.

 
Looking on the Bright side of Covid-19

We've been so blown away by the resilience and thoughtfulness of our students during quite a difficult time.

 
The SU Statement on University 'No Detriment Policy'

The University have released details outlining the ‘no-detriment policy’. The SU Officers have produced an official statement.

 
RAG race to raise over £3500 for charity

Last week, members of our community braved a pandemic and torrential rain to raise money for their Big Four charities.

 
Coronavirus

All the latest updates from the SU on the Coronavirus outbreak.

 
The results are in!

Meet your 2020/21 SU Officer Candidates.

 
Another successful Student Volunteering Week

Student Volunteering Week is a National campaign centred around highlighting the importance of volunteering. Find out what happened on campus!

 
Referendum Results are in!

On Monday 3 February, UCU announced 14 strike days which will take place over 4 weeks during Semester 2. The SU Trustee Board has called another referendum to ascertain student opinion on the planned UCU Strike action.

 
Community Officer calls for “kindness, tolerance and respect” following Coronavirus concerns

These kind of situations also tend to prompt xenophobia, rumours and false stories. During this time, we want to remind you that ALL members of our community should be treated with kindness, tolerance and respect and that anything to the contrary is taken very seriously.

 
Let’s talk about Exam period

Deadline time is back, so we've taken some of our top tips to have a better exam period

 
Students locked in for charity

A group of students volunteered to get locked in a dog kennel for two hours with only their phones to raise enough money to get them out.

 
Bath STAR giving refugee children a helping hand

Student group Bath STARs (Student Action for Refugees) are supporting local children from refugee backgrounds in a weekly homework club.

 
Two nominations for SU Officers at Wonkhe Awards

The Wonke awards are there to shine a light on the best of the community’s writing, ideas and analysis that have been pivotal to debate in the higher education sector over the year. Congratulations to Alisha and Eve for their nominations!

 
Inclusivity Award: Recognising commitment to diversity

This year saw fantastic results for student groups involved in the inclusivity awards! Being inclusive is a core part of The SU’s missions and values and it’s incredible to see so many Student Groups striving to make their club and society an environment that everyone can feel a part of.

 
Parliamentary reception for Bath’s quality students’ union

The SU at the University of Bath has received an award at a special parliamentary reception to mark students’ unions high standards of management.

 
Will we ever get better buses?

We are still asking the same questions we were asking a year ago. The SU proactively looking into bus solutions has come at a price - the University have been let off the hook. We are done doing their work for them.

 
SEOTY Awards: Ellie Andre takes home award for ‘Commercial Impact’

Having a part time job whilst juggling a degree isn’t an easy task. In April, a group of student employees came together to celebrate their awesome work both on and off campus. Categories included ‘Best Team’, ‘Above and Beyond’ and Student Employee of the Year (SEOTY)! Over 14 nominations were submitted and the panel of 3 judges had a hard time picking from such competitive entries.

 
Nightline welcomes the Vice Chancellor on shift

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week and Nightline's 50th Anniversary, Professor Ian White, the University of Bath's Vice Chancellor paid Nightline a visit.

 
Celebrating the Best in Sporting Achievement at Bath

On Wednesday 8 May we gathered at the Assembly Rooms to celebrate the fantastic sporting achievements of Bath Students.

 
A Night of Celebration for our SU Volunteers

?On Monday 15 April, our student volunteers got together to celebrate the huge impact that they've had on the local community throughout the 2018/19 academic year. In total, over £75,000 has been raised by 21 student groups for 35 local and national charities - such a huge achievement!

 
The SU Wins Best Bar None National Award - Again!

For the second year running, The SU Bars and Events team has won a top national award as part of a Home Office approved scheme that promotes responsible management for bars and nightclubs.

 
Nightline take home BANES Community Award 2018/19

University of Bath Nightline recently took home the Young Volunteer Team of the Year Award at the Bath and North East Somerset Community Awards 2018/19. Bath Nightline were nominated by an outstanding five people and ended up taking home the top prize, a fantastic achievement for all involved

 
The SU celebrates Best Bar None win

At the House of Lords on Monday 4 February, The SU Bar & Events team celebrated their Gold Best Bar None National Win.

 
Huge success for Bath at BUCS Nationals 2019

Between Friday 15 February and Sunday 17 February, our athletes won a staggering 25 medals including 7 golds at BUCS Nationals 2019 in Sheffield

 
Flo's Café at The Virgil Building

The SU has reopened the café at the Virgil Building

 
Act now to create a dementia-friendly future

The SU University of Bath is working with Alzheimer’s Society to ask all our students and staff to become Dementia Friends.

 
Bath Entrepreneurs Conference - "Who Made it Happen"

‘BE Who Made It Happen’ is the third edition of BE’s annual conference on entrepreneurship and is focused on University of Bath graduates who set up new companies.

 
The SU wins national campaigns award

The award, from the National Union of Students, recognises the work that the SU Officer team has done over the last 12 months with regards to campaigning.

 
Student volunteers collaborate on Urban Beach Clean

On Saturday 20 October 2018, members of V Team collaborated with Bath Spa volunteering project Go, Give, Experience and the Whale and Dolphin Conservation charity to organise an ‘Urban Beach Clean’. The focus of this was to draw attention to the growing urban plastic problem that’s contributing to pollution.