Go Green Week 2017

 

Go Green week

13-18th February 2017

Welcome to our page about Go Green Week 2017.

Go Green Week is a week-long celebration of student-led sustainability action, which takes place anually, led nationally by People and Planet UK.

During our 2017 Go Green Week, we had student groups and staff running a variety of events around all things green, including debates, theatre workshops, guest speakers, tasty vegan meals and much more...

Please see below for a list of all the exciting events that we put on during Go Green Week 2017. 

All our events are free unless stated in the event description. 

 

Healthy Lifestyle on a Budget
13th February 12:30pm - 1:30pm
3S810
Nutritional Therapist Talk
Frenchay Event | FGF Healthy Eating Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Yoga (OTW)
13th February 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Room 1F14, Glenside Campus
Off the Wall Yoga
Glenside Event | FGF Physical Activity Events | FGF Feel Good Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Wildscreen: Storytelling through Wildlife Media (Guest Speaker)
13th February 1:30pm - 2:30pm
0D37, Bower Ashton Campus
Hannah from Wildscreen discusses how impactful storytelling can be achieved through visual media. http://www.wildscreen.org
Bristol Events | Campaigns | Bower Ashton Event | FGF Feel Good Events | UWE Green Capital Event | UWE Events | Day | Main | Free | Alcohol Free | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Campaign for Green Change: Make Your Voice Heard!
14th February noon - 2pm
Union 1 Reception Area
Join us during Go Green Week 2017 to collate student ideas to make environmental and sustainable changes at UWE.
Volunteering Opportunities | Bristol Events | Campaigns | Frenchay Event | FGF Feel Good Events | UWE Green Capital Event | UWE Events | Day | Main | Free | Alcohol Free | Family Friendly | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Glenside Tree Walk
14th February 12:05pm - 12:50pm
Glenside main reception
Glenside Event | FGF Physical Activity Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Green Debate: Should Animals Be Kept in Zoos?
14th February 5:15pm - 7pm
2Q49, Frenchay Campus
The Green Team and UWE Debating Society have joined forces to bring you the latest debate: ‘Should Animals Be Kept in Zoos?’
Society Events | Bristol Events | Campaigns | Frenchay Event | FGF Feel Good Events | UWE Green Capital Event | UWE Events | Day | Main | Free | Alcohol Free | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Mindfulness and the Secret Garden
15th February 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room 2, Frenchay SU
Frenchay Event | FGF Feel Good Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Staff lunchtime walk
15th February 12:30pm - 1pm
Frenchay Campus, Outside S block
Frenchay Event | FGF Physical Activity Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Introduction to mindfulness
15th February 1pm - 1:45pm
Room 1L15
A practical session for you to learn about mindfulness and meditation, and try out some basic techniques.
Frenchay Event | FGF Feel Good Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Thinkspiration Workshop: Technology and a Greener Future
15th February 2pm - 4pm
1R025 (near R Block café), Frenchay Campus
Learn how to utilise digital technology to tackle environmental challenges. Find out how your idea could be funded up to £10,000. Hear from O2 employees about their experience with digital technology.
Bristol Events | Campaigns | Frenchay Event | FGF Feel Good Events | UWE Green Capital Event | UWE Events | Day | Main | Free | Alcohol Free | Sign Up | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
#LetsGetQuizzical
15th February 7pm - 11pm
The Students' Union at Frenchay
Do you have what it takes to win the most fabulous pub quiz in Bristol?
Campaigns | Bar Events | Night | Regular Event | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Bower Go Green Stalls
16th February 11am - 2pm
Bower Ashton bar/cafe
Join the UWE sustainability and travel team to find out how you can create positive social and environmental impact. Come armed with your pressing green questions, project ideas, or just grab a cup of tea and have a chat!
Campaigns | Bower Ashton Event | UWE Green Capital Event | Free | Alcohol Free | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Kilter Theatre Presents: Throwing Out A Lifeline
16th February noon - 2pm
0B16, Bower Ashton Campus
An open workshop with futurological pioneers, Kilter, in which participants will pit themselves against the constantly evolving landscape of the future. This is a drop in event.
Bristol Events | Campaigns | Bower Ashton Event | FGF Feel Good Events | UWE Green Capital Event | UWE Events | Day | Main | Free | Alcohol Free | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Let's Meditate!
16th February 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Room 4B12, Bower Ashton
Bower Ashton Event | FGF Feel Good Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Afternoon Walk at Ashton Court
16th February 2pm - 3pm
Meet at The Students' Union bar, Bower Ashton
Join us for an afternoon stroll through the beautiful Ashton Court Estate.
Bristol Events | Campaigns | Bower Ashton Event | FGF Physical Activity Events | FGF Feel Good Events | Free | Alcohol Free | Off Campus | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Vegan Curry Club // Netflix and Chill
16th February 6pm - 11pm
The Students' Union at Glenside
Enjoy some curry and your favourite films in your Students' Union.
Campaigns | Glenside Event | Bar Events | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week
Green Space Woodland Conservation Session
18th February 10am - 3:30pm
Community Hub, Frenchay Campus (sign up to attend)
Join in with UWE's student-led conservation project at a local green space close to campus. We meet at Frenchay campus and walk down together and get involved in all sorts of coppicing, pond-clearing and all things green.
Campaigns | Community Action Days | FGF Feel Good Events | UWE Green Capital Event | Day | Main | Alcohol Free | Sign Up | Give It A Go | Off Campus | Green/Sustainable | Go Green Week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Go Vegan at the SU Bar

For the whole of Go Green Week 2017, the SU Bar were offering a discount for our delicious Vegan 3 Bean Chilli, down from £4.95 to just £3.95! This was to encourage individuals to give vegan (or even vegetarian) food a go and enjoy a whole new world of flavour.

Why is going vegan great for your health and the planet? Find out here.