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Oops I did it again... Etiquette for online lectures

We're all still adjusting to online learning but sometimes blunde...

Fri 30 Oct 2020

The Repurposing of 10 West postgraduate space

The SU were made aware of a proposal to temporarily repurpose two...

Tue 27 Oct 2020

The University has announced the death of student Dominic Holmes

We are devastated to hear this news and our thoughts are with his...

Wed 21 Oct 2020

Call for agents for NUS Referendum

We are looking to put together two teams of campaigners from both...

Tue 20 Oct 2020

Changes to the U3 bus route

First has announced changes to the U3 Bus route in Bath....

Thu 15 Oct 2020

Volunteers doing things differently

We've all had to adjust during covid times, but that doesn't mean...

Wed 14 Oct 2020

In order to ‘Belong at Bath’ – the student experience must be safe and of a high quality.

A statement from the SU officers about Covid and in-person teachi...

Tue 13 Oct 2020

A Freshers' Week like no other

Thanks to the flexibility, adaptability and resilience of the tea...

Fri 02 Oct 2020

Engaged remote learners needed for feedback

We are looking for a group of engaged remote learners, to share t...

Thu 01 Oct 2020

Important Covid-19 information for students

Helpful links to key information that you may need...

Thu 01 Oct 2020

Volunteer Coordinator receives Special Recognition Award

Congratulations to Josh on this prestigious award, we couldn't be...

Mon 28 Sep 2020

News from police in relation to Alec Unsgaard

Avon and Somerset Constabulary issued a statement yesterday eveni...

Fri 25 Sep 2020

Helpful Tips for Living in Bath

Top tips for settling into city accommodation in Bath...

Tue 22 Sep 2020

Remembering Rob

As we start the new academic year, we wanted to post an update ab...

Mon 14 Sep 2020

'New Normal' for SU Groups

A new normal giving you even more opportunities to get involved....

Fri 21 Aug 2020

Open letter regarding the Sulis boxing gym

We ask the university senior management team for assurance that s...

Thu 13 Aug 2020

Good to be green!

We are delighted to have been awarded a 'Good' Green Impact Stude...

Mon 03 Aug 2020

Mental Health SUmmit- what's been happening?

Back in February, members of our community came together to discu...

Thu 30 Jul 2020
 

The SU news

Oops I did it again... Etiquette for online lectures

We're all still adjusting to online learning but sometimes blunders happen. Put your best foot forward with our online learning tips.

 
The Repurposing of 10 West postgraduate space

The SU were made aware of a proposal to temporarily repurpose two spaces in 10West (4.09 and 5.07) currently used by postgraduate students as study space. Please read our statement for more information

 
The University has announced the death of student Dominic Holmes

We are devastated to hear this news and our thoughts are with his friends, family.

 
Call for agents for NUS Referendum

We are looking to put together two teams of campaigners from both sides of the argument about whether The SU should or shouldn’t be affiliated to the NUS.

 
Changes to the U3 bus route

First has announced changes to the U3 Bus route in Bath.

 
Volunteers doing things differently

We've all had to adjust during covid times, but that doesn't mean we can't still be giving back to our community.

 
In order to ‘Belong at Bath’ – the student experience must be safe and of a high quality.

A statement from the SU officers about Covid and in-person teaching.

 
Important Covid-19 information for students

Helpful links to key information that you may need

 
A Freshers' Week like no other

Thanks to the flexibility, adaptability and resilience of the team, we gave students the best possible Freshers' Week experience.

 
Engaged remote learners needed for feedback

We are looking for a group of engaged remote learners, to share their experience of this mode of study, both longer term and for shorter periods of self-isolation.

 
Volunteer Coordinator receives Special Recognition Award

Congratulations to Josh on this prestigious award, we couldn't be prouder!

 
Remembering Rob

As we start the new academic year, we wanted to post an update about what we are planning to do to remember our friend and colleague, Rob Tyrrell, who passed away in June this year.

 
Mental Health SUmmit- what's been happening?

Back in February, members of our community came together to discuss the mental health provisions on campus

 
Bath Scholar wins National Volunteering Award

Congratulations to Lyam England who has been awarded the 'Lloyds Champion of the year' for his service to volunteering.

 
Reaching out to help others during Lockdown

Alice shares her experiences of volunteering throughout lockdown, and how she helped others feel less lonely.

 
My Experiences of Befriending

Loic Estier shares his experiences of the 3SG Befriending system and how much it has had an impact on both Loic and his befriendee.

 
Pride Month 2020

Throughout the month, we’re aiming to provide you materials to read on, watch, educate, learn, listen to. We want you to be a part of this journey as we reflect and celebrate the history of the LGBT+ movement.

 
The SU and the University Declare A Climate Emergency

Today, The SU, together with the University of Bath, joined the global movement of student organisations declaring a climate emergency.

 
Education Awards 2020

Jointly hosted by The SU and the University, these awards celebrate all of the fantastic work that's happened in the realms of learning and teaching. Congratulations to all of our winners

 
A Nod to Sporting Excellence at Bath

Catch up with all of the action from the Blues Awards 2020

 
Celebrating a fantastic year for our SU Groups.

Every year, we come together to celebrate some of the fantastic work that our student groups do. This year, The SU Awards went virtual for the first time ever for a night of performances, awards and a whole lot of happiness.

 
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.

 
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

 
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!

 
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.

 
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

 
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.

 
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.