Archive for the ‘Students' Union’ Category

Olympic champion launches SU's first ever Colour Run

Three hundred students took part in Bath Student Union’s first ever colour run on Saturday 28 April, raising £1950 for WaterAid’s lifesaving work

Aiding entrepreneurial students with Enactus UK

The University and The SU Bath signed a new agreement with Enactus UK to provide advice and support running student-led projects that create sustainable solutions to society’s biggest challenges.

How to get involved with #NeverOK

This week, the University of Bath and the SU have launched a joint campaign to prevent sexual harassment on campus. SU bar staff have been trained by the Good Night Out campaign. If you feel uncomfortable in the Plug or Tub, or someone is harassing you, talk to the bar staff and they will make sure you are supported and safe.

Student Employee of the Year Awards

Three student nominations have been put forward to the National Judging Panel.

Award for Fabio Nemetz's contribution to peer mentoring

Dr Fabio Nemetz has won the Students' Unions' ‘ Outstanding Contribution to Peer Mentoring' Award for his support of the computer science peer mentoring scheme in 2016-17.

Bath Award boosts job-hunting abilities

Proud students gathered last week to celebrate their achievements at the annual Bath Award ceremony

Volunteering Awards 2017

On Thursday 4 May the annual Volunteering Awards were held at the Claverton Rooms to celebrate the achievements of our volunteering groups, RAG and V Team

General election hustings: Wed 24 May

The University and Students’ Union is hosting hustings to which all candidates are being invited.

Student Sleepout raises £2,200 for Julian House

18 students took part in RAG’s annual Sleepout to raise awareness of homelessness in Bath.

Paralympic swimming champion, Sascha Kindred CBE awarded honorary degree

One of Britain’s most successful Paralympic athletes, swimmer Sascha Kindred CBE, has been awarded an honorary degree from the University.

West of England Combined Authority Mayoral Election

There will be a polling station in the Library from 7am to 10pm on Thursday 4 May.

Over £8,000 raised so far by Bath RAG’s Edinburgh Hitch

On Friday 31 March, 22 pairs of students set off from the SU Volunteering Office with the challenge of hitchhiking all the way to Edinburgh Castle (385 miles).

Students jet off to New York to represent UK

15 of our students have won the UK round of the ICCA - International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella

Bath students to represent UK in international singing championship

A group of 15 of our students is jetting off to New York later this month to represent the UK at the finals of an international singing competition after coming first place in the UK round of the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA).

Do you employ exceptional students in your department?

The Student Employee of the Year Awards (SEOTY) recognises and promotes the outstanding contributions and achievements of students who effectively combine part-time work with their study commitments. This is a great way to reward your students for their hard work.

Hustings on campus for West of England Mayor elections: 4 Apr

The first ever ‘Mayor for the West of England’ hustings and the only one in Bath; submit questions in advance: https://goo.gl/forms/HIigRDo6cSy0tabw1

RAG's small grants have big impact

RAGs Small Grant Scheme is now open and accepting applications until Friday 31 March from charities or NGOs local to BANES who have an annual turnover of £20,000 or less.

Bath men’s 1st XV are just one win away from Twickenham

The University of Bath men’s 1st XV had a dramatic 20-19 victory in Tuesday’s BUCS Rugby Championship quarter-final at Durham University.

Residential Life & Wellbeing Service

New confidential service offering emotional support, practical advice & social activities to all students

Giving a warm welcome to our new international students

The International Mobility team recently welcomed 120 exchange & visiting students, with the help of Student Services, the Students’ Union and the Academic Skills Centre.