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UWE RAG shortlisted in the 2018 National Student Fundraising Awards!
UWE RAG nominated for three student fundraising awards

UWE RAG have been shortlisted for three awards at the National Student Fundraising Awards 2018.

 
UWE Bristol and The Students' Union awarded Fairtrade University status
The Students' Union and UWE Bristol awarded Fairtrade University status

The accreditation runs for a further two years with "hugely impressive" amongst the positive comments made by the Fairtrade Foundation.

 
Rep of the Month - May
Andreea Brebenar is May's Rep of the Month

As part of our drive to reward and recognise our Student Reps we have introduced a Rep of the Month Award. This award is given to a Rep who has gone above and beyond their duties to bring issues to the attention of staff, make positive changes and engage students in their academic experience.

 
How to discover the local countryside without a car?

Find out about ways to discover the countryside in a green way!

 
UWE lecturers recognised for including sustainability into their curriculum

Last month, The Students’ Union at UWE celebrated the outstanding achievements of our community, who work hard to enrich students’ experience. The university awarded students, lecturers and non-academic staff for their dedication to diversity, innovation, leadership and teamwork.

 
FoMSF Hosts Livestream of MSF Scientific Day

On 24th May, FoMSF hosted a livestream of the 'research' MSF Scientific Day. We raised over £40 and were thrilled to have been involved.

 
UWE FoMSF Conference without Borders

We are hosting a livestream of the "Research" MSF Scientific Day on 24th May. This is being livestreamed from London. The event is free but we will be fundraising throughout the day. Topics include climate change's effect on health, and maternal and baby health. There will also be cake :)

 
25 reasons why you should start cycling

With the weather getting warmer and summer finally starting to show, it’s so much easier to hop on a bike and start cycling. Cycling has LOADS of benefits for both you and the planet, so here is why you should start…

 
8 quick ways to personalise your uni room

Make yourself feel more at home in your new room at university by putting your own personal touch on it. Check out our ideas...

 
Tips to help you survive your first term
Tips to help you survive first term

Moving to university is a big step, moving away from family and friends and making a life for yourself can seem overwhelming. We've got some top tips to help you survive your first term...

 
UWE Friends of MSF at Africa Week Health Forum

We fundraised at the Africa Week Health Forum, and raised £32.36. We would like to thank the organisers of Africa Week and their guests for their kindness and generosity.

 
Top 5 activities to get to know your housemates

Moving in with new people when you start university can be strange, we've put together some ideas on how you can get to know your housemates.

 
UWE Friends of MSF Febookuary Event

On 21st February, we sold second hand books at Glenside SU while fundraising for MSF. We raised £31.20, and donated the unsold books to the students' union. We would like to thank everyone for their generosity.

 
Bristol's dirty problem...and how can you make a difference!

Bristol's rubbish is flooding our streets, posing a risk to our wildlife and spoiling the landscape. You can make a difference, even 5 minutes helps...

 
10 things we love about Bristol

Bristol is a great city, full of great events, music, food and much more. It's a hive of activity, no matter what the season and we hope you love it as much as we do! Here are our top 10 favourite things about the city...

 
UWE FoMSF at Bengali New Year Celebrations

UWE FoMSF attended the Bengali New Year Celebrations held by Muktomoncho Bristol community group on 15th April. We spoke briefly about the work MSF does and raised £46.13. thank you.

 
Receptionist (Term-Time)

We are seeking a Receptionist to work 8 hours during term-time. You will act as the first point of contact at The Students’ Union.

 
Welcome 2018

Take a look at our Welcome website to find out everything you need to know for September. We've got events everyday and blog posts to help you settle in to UWE life!

 
Nursery Nurse (Part-Time)

The Students' Union are seeking a part-time Nursery Nurse to work 18 hours on Mondays and Tuesdays. The purpose of this post is to provide high quality care, education and learning opportunities for children aged 0-5 years.

 
Official UWE Freshers' Wristbands are on sale now

Our Freshers' wristbands are now on sale! From VIP access to queue jumps to all our main events, check out our options online now.

 
UWE Model United Nations Report 2017-18

Check out the report from this year's Model United Nations conference to see which motions passed and the final resolution.

 
Join the 2018 Freshers Group

Keep up to date with all things Welcome, make friends, prepare for and settle-in to life at UWE Bristol.

 
Do It Yourself! - 5 things anyone could make or repair

Five skills which will reduce your consumption. Make not buy!

 
Freshers 2018 Wristbands on sale now!
Welcome sign

The official UWE Freshers' wristband is your all access pass to some amazing nights over the week. Get your wristband now!

 
Preparing for the gardening season

The Green Team would like to introduce a new series of gardening worshop together with 6 tips for the preparation for the season!

 
Interested in Sports at UWE?
Colour run

Take a look at what sports we offer...

 
Meet new members of student-led Sustainability Committee!

Introducing - Curzio, Layla and Amy, our new members of the Sustainability Committee

 
Mushroom Foraging Experience with Martin Bailey

Read about a student's Mushroom Foraging experience!

 
Referendum Results
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The results of the no-confidence vote are published.

 
10 (easy) things you can do to reduce your plastic use

Feeling inspired after watching Blue Planet 2? Here are 10 things you can do to reduce your plastic and help keep our oceans clean.

 
7 outdoorsy things you can do over Autumn in Bristol

It's not too late to get outside! Green team suggests 7 local, cheap and accessible ways to spend time in nature this Autumn.

 
Let Bristol Breathe

Green Team uncovers how green is the air we are breathing and what can we do about it....

 
DPC By-Election Results
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Your new member of the Democratic Procedures Committee

 
NUS Women's Conference Delegates
By-election results

The successfully elected Delegates to NUS Women's Conference 2018.