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Sat 22nd February

Jailbreak
22nd February 9am - 23rd February 4pm
Frenchay Campus, The Students' Union
36 hours, no money, how far can you get in the name of charity? Jailbreak is a chance for you to hitchhike across the world while raising money for charity. Teams have 36 hours to travel as far away from UWE Bristol as they can.

Mon 24th February

Mature Students: We Want You! Focus Group Opportunity
noon - 2pm
Bower Ashton Campus
If you were 21 or older at the beginning of your course at UWE Bristol, we want to hear from YOU to ensure everyone attending UWE Bristol has an equal experience. And as a thank you, you'll receive a £10 Amazon voucher!

Wed 26th February

Community Garden: 26th February
noon - 3pm
Meet at Students' Union Building 1 Reception
The Community Garden provides a regular opportunity for both experienced and new gardeners to get involved in their green campus and grow their own fruit and vegetables for free.
LGBT+ History Month: UWE Human Library
noon - 2pm
Library, Frenchay Campus
Have you ever seen a person and wondered which personal experiences in their life have shaped them to be the person that they are today? Come to our Human Library for LGBT+ History Month and find out what makes us us.
Placement Meal Prep Workshops
noon - 2pm
The Students' Union at Glenside
We all know that meal prepping is easier said than done when you’re out on placement - that’s why we’re here to help!

Thu 27th February

LGBT+ History Month: Reading Group and Rainbow Book Swap
noon - 12:55pm
Level 2 of Frenchay Library, Frenchay Campus
Come along to our drop-in library reading group. We will read a short story or poem together and discuss what we think. For this session, we will also discuss our favourite books by LGBT+ authors or about LGBT+ issues.
#Adulting - Cook-Along
6pm - 8pm
Frenchay Students' Union
Want to learn to cook like a real adult?
LGBT+ History Month Movie Night
6pm - 8pm
Frenchay Campus, 1L17
Come and celebrate LGBT+ History Month with the LGBT+ Society, who are screening important, inspirational films throughout the month. This screening: Talking LGBT+ Bristol.

Fri 28th February

Funday Friday - Feel Good Feb - Eat well
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!
Mature Students: We Want You! Focus Group Opportunity
11am - 1pm
Glenside Campus
If you were 21 or older at the beginning of your course at UWE Bristol, we want to hear from YOU to ensure everyone attending UWE Bristol has an equal experience. And as a thank you, you'll receive a £10 Amazon voucher!

Wed 4th March

Mature Students: We Want You! Focus Group Opportunity
1pm - 3pm
Glenside Campus
If you were 21 or older at the beginning of your course at UWE Bristol, we want to hear from YOU to ensure everyone attending UWE Bristol has an equal experience. And as a thank you, you'll receive a £10 Amazon voucher!

Fri 6th March

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!
Global Events: Meet to Eat
5pm - 7pm
The Students' Union Bar, Frenchay
Come and meet other international students who have recently arrived in Bristol, and treat yourself to FREE pizza. What's not to love?

Mon 9th March

International Women's Week: Quick Touch, One Line Poem Posters
9th March 8am - 13th March 5pm
Frenchay, Bower & Glenside Students' Unions
It's International Women's Week! Pass by your Students' Union this week and write a personal message about a female who has inspired you on the posters we'll have at Frenchay, Glenside and Bower! We'll share our favourites on social media.
International Women's Week: Vulva Cake Decorating
11am - 1pm
The Students' Union, Glenside
Come along to The Students' Union at Glenside to decorate a cake in celebration of International Women's Week! Celebrating inspirational women in our lives and eating yummy food? Count us in!
International Women's Week: Vulva Cake Decorating
3pm - 5pm
Upper Engagement Space, The Students' Union, Frenchay
Come along to The Students' Union at Frenchay to decorate a cake in celebration of International Women's Week! Celebrating inspirational women in our lives and eating yummy food? Count us in!
International Women's Week: Pilates MOVE open session
5pm - 6pm
Bower, 1B14
City Campus! We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's Pilates. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!

Tue 10th March

International Women's Week: Quick Touch, One Line Poem Posters
9th March 8am - 13th March 5pm
Frenchay, Bower & Glenside Students' Unions
It's International Women's Week! Pass by your Students' Union this week and write a personal message about a female who has inspired you on the posters we'll have at Frenchay, Glenside and Bower! We'll share our favourites on social media.
International Women's Week: Pledge to the women in your life
9:30am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Glenside
How are you going to support the important women in your life? Yoga with your mum? Lunchtime walks with your friends? Come and write your pledge on our pledge wall and join a community of support for the females in your life!
International Women's Week: Vulva Cake Decorating
11am - 1pm
The Students' Union, Bower Ashton
Come along to The Students' Union at Bower to decorate a cake in celebration of International Women's Week! Celebrating inspirational women in our lives and eating yummy food? Count us in!
International Women's Week: Movie Night
7pm - 9pm
Meeting Room 1, The Students' Union, Frenchay
Come and celebrate International Women's Week with us with a whole load of feelgood female empowerment! Get ready for an awesome movie night!

Wed 11th March

International Women's Week: Quick Touch, One Line Poem Posters
9th March 8am - 13th March 5pm
Frenchay, Bower & Glenside Students' Unions
It's International Women's Week! Pass by your Students' Union this week and write a personal message about a female who has inspired you on the posters we'll have at Frenchay, Glenside and Bower! We'll share our favourites on social media.
Community Garden 11th March
noon - 3pm
Meet at Students' Union Building 1 Reception
The Community Garden provides a regular opportunity for both experienced and new gardeners to get involved in their green campus and grow their own fruit and vegetables for free
Escape Room - DATE CHANGE
noon - 6pm
TBC
Grab your friends and escape the room!
International Women's Week: Yoga MOVE Open Session
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Glenside, 2K09
Glenside! We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's Yoga. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!
Greener Futures Drop-In
1pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room 1, SU Building 1, Frenchay Campus
Has your club/society signed up to Greener Futures this year? Find out how to gain even more points, and get your hands on that 1st prize of £300!
International Women's Week: Panel Discussion - Barriers to Participation for Females in Sport
1pm - 2pm
Frenchay Campus, 2X112
A discussion hosted by industry professionals around the topic of barriers to participation for females in sport. The session will be followed by a chance to network!
Mature Students: We Want You! Focus Group Opportunity
2pm - 4pm
Frenchay Campus
If you were 21 or older at the beginning of your course at UWE Bristol, we want to hear from YOU to ensure everyone attending UWE Bristol has an equal experience. And as a thank you, you'll receive a £10 Amazon voucher!
International Women's Week: Beginner's 5K Run MOVE Open Session
5pm - 6pm
The Students' Union, Glenside
Glenside! We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's for beginners who are interested in running 5K. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!
International Women's Week: Hula Hoop MOVE Open Session
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Activity Studio, The Students' Union, Frenchay
Frenchay! We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's Hula Hoop. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!

Thu 12th March

International Women's Week: Quick Touch, One Line Poem Posters
9th March 8am - 13th March 5pm
Frenchay, Bower & Glenside Students' Unions
It's International Women's Week! Pass by your Students' Union this week and write a personal message about a female who has inspired you on the posters we'll have at Frenchay, Glenside and Bower! We'll share our favourites on social media.
International Women's Week: Yoga MOVE Open Session
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Bower, 2B18
City Campus! We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's Yoga. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!

Fri 13th March

International Women's Week: Quick Touch, One Line Poem Posters
9th March 8am - 13th March 5pm
Frenchay, Bower & Glenside Students' Unions
It's International Women's Week! Pass by your Students' Union this week and write a personal message about a female who has inspired you on the posters we'll have at Frenchay, Glenside and Bower! We'll share our favourites on social media.
International Women's Week: Body Confidence Photography Session 2
8am - 2pm
Activity Studio, The Students' Union, Frenchay
Let's work together to be part of the body positivity revolution for International Women's Week. A photographer is coming in for two sessions - anyone is welcome to come and bare all to create some empowering images!
Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!

Sat 14th March

International Women's Week: Virtual Yoga MOVE Open Session
5pm - 6pm
Centre for Sport, Studio
We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's virtual yoga. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!

Sun 15th March

International Women's Week: Virtual Cycling MOVE Open Session
11am - noon
Centre for Sport, Studio
We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's virtual cycling. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!
International Women's Week: Basketball Drop-in
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Centre for Sport, Sports Hall
We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's a basketball drop-in. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!
International Women's Week: Virtual Yoga MOVE Open Session
7pm - 8pm
Centre for Sport, Studio
We're hosting a range of MOVE open sessions this week to celebrate International Women's Week - and this one's virtual yoga. Come get active, celebrate powerful women and have a good time!

Mon 16th March

Changing Consumerism: Charity Shop Sweep Competition
16th March 9am - 19th March 5pm
Instagram
Support the Sustainability Committee's Changing Consumerism campaign by taking part in their competition! Be in with a chance of winning £25 of eco-goodies by charity shopping and for less than a tenner and creating an outfit worthy of the catwalk!
Changing Consumerism: Zero Waste Stall
11am - 1pm
Outside OneZone
Did you know the SU now has a refillable, zero-waste section? Come speak about what's here already and what you'd like to see more of!
Changing Consumerism: Meatless Monday
11:30am - 3pm
The Students' Union Bower, Glenside and Frenchay
Your chance to taste the alternatives with 25% discount off selected meat-free options at the SU Bar. Every meal makes a difference!
Changing Consumerism: The True Cost Movie Night
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 1, SU Building 1, Frenchay Campus
Who really pays the price for our clothing? Join us for a screening of this documentary which will lay bare the impacts of the clothing industry. Pizza provided! Free entry.

Tue 17th March

Changing Consumerism: Chai and Chat (Frenchay)
noon - 2pm
Upper Engagement Space, The Students' Union, Union 1, Frenchay Campus
Come and grab a FREE loose leaf tea and chat about how you can change consumerism with your everyday actions!
Mature Students: We Want You! Focus Group Opportunity
2pm - 4pm
Frenchay Campus
If you were 21 or older at the beginning of your course at UWE Bristol, we want to hear from YOU to ensure everyone attending UWE Bristol has an equal experience. And as a thank you, you'll receive a £10 Amazon voucher!
Changing Consumerism: BYOB
6pm - 8pm
Frenchay SU Bar
Supermarket waste transformed into bowlful of student grub! Free dinner for all students - just bring your own bowl!

Fri 20th March

Funday Friday/Changing Consumerism: Clothes Swap - Swap, Don't Shop
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
We're hosting a Clothes Swap in March - a chance to shop for trends sustainably with your pals! Drop your pre-loved clothing to The Students' Union's Reception NOW and you'll receive a token for your entry to the event on 20 March!

Thu 26th March

Meet The Students' Union
11am - 2pm
UWE Bristol, Gloucester Campus, Alexandra Warehouse, West Quay, Gloucester Docks, Gloucester, GL1 2LG
We will be at UWE Bristol's Gloucester Campus, at Alexandra Warehouse, to answer any questions you might have about your SU!

Fri 27th March

Funday Friday: Dementia-Friendly Blankets Launch Day
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Funday Friday is going big this week, as we're starting a hugely important project to make blankets for Dementia-sufferers. We want as many people as possible to take part in what we think will be a wonderful event for a wonderful cause.

Wed 1st April

Community Garden 1st April
noon - 3pm
Meet at Students' Union Building 1 Reception
The Community Garden provides a regular opportunity for both experienced and new gardeners to get involved in their green campus and grow their own fruit and vegetables for free

Fri 3rd April

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!
Global Events: Meet to Eat
5pm - 7pm
The Students' Union Bar, Frenchay
Come and meet other international students who have recently arrived in Bristol, and treat yourself to FREE pizza. What's not to love?

Fri 24th April

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!

Wed 29th April

Community Garden: 29th April
noon - 3pm
Meet at Students' Union Building 1 Reception
The Community Garden provides a regular opportunity for both experienced and new gardeners to get involved in their green campus and grow their own fruit and vegetables for free

Thu 30th April

Meet The Students' Union
11am - 2pm
UWE Bristol, Gloucester Campus, Alexandra Warehouse, West Quay, Gloucester Docks, Gloucester, GL1 2LG
We will be at UWE Bristol's Gloucester Campus, at Alexandra Warehouse, to answer any questions you might have about your SU!

Fri 1st May

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!
Global Events: Meet to Eat
5pm - 7pm
The Students' Union Bar, Frenchay
Come and meet other international students who have recently arrived in Bristol, and treat yourself to FREE pizza. What's not to love?

Fri 8th May

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!

Wed 13th May

Community Garden 13th May
noon - 3pm
Meet at Students' Union Building 1 Reception
The Community Garden provides a regular opportunity for both experienced and new gardeners to get involved in their green campus and grow their own fruit and vegetables for free

Fri 15th May

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!

Fri 22nd May

Funday Friday
11am - 2pm
The Students' Union, Frenchay Campus
Come down to The Students’ Union every Friday where you can enjoy: free tea; coffee and cakes; Netflix shows; board games; table tennis; table football and the Nintendo Switch. Don't forget to bring your re-usable cup along!

Fri 29th May

Meet The Students' Union
11am - 2pm
UWE Bristol, Gloucester Campus, Alexandra Warehouse, West Quay, Gloucester Docks, Gloucester, GL1 2LG
We will be at UWE Bristol's Gloucester Campus, at Alexandra Warehouse, to answer any questions you might have about your SU!
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