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The first to receive NUS Responsible Futures Accreditation

The first UK University to receive the accreditation at the Environmental Association of Universities Conference (EAUC).

 
10 Things To Look Forward To This Festival Season
Summer Festival

Whether it’s a 1-day festival with local bands and DJs or you’re heading off for almost a week to see huge international artists, there are some things that every festival goer can look forward to.

 
LGBT+ Society Statement

Recent news articles have brought to light that there is a coordinated campaign of kidnap, torture and alleged murder of gay men taking place in Chechnya. This abhorrent practice has no place in the twenty-first century and it is right that people from the LGBT community and beyond stand up to protect these individuals.

 
UWE Ultimate Frisbee bring home the trophies again: Find out how they got on in Italy

UWE Ultimate Frisbee sent a mixed team over to Rimini in Italy to play university teams from around Britain in a beach tournament.

 
Sports Ball 2017 - Awards Shortlist Announced

The awards shortlist for the 30th Anniversary Sports Ball has been announced. Sports Ball will be taking place at the prestigious Ashton Gate Stadium on the 24th May 2017. Tickets available now.

 
10 Reasons Why You Should Register To Vote

With a Snap General Election coming, you should make sure you are registered to vote.

 
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.

 
15 things you've probably never done in Bristol, but really should

Bristol is full to the brim of so many interesting and fun things to do. Visitors flock in to explore all that the city has to offer.
But it's easy to live in a city with so much to do and find yourself so caught up in the day-to-day routine of life that you often miss out on the gems around you.

 
The Societies Awards Ball Nominations

Nominations have been released for the awards

 
The Societies Awards Ball Nominations

Nominations have been released for the awards

 
A Year in the Life of an Officer at The Students' Union

Thomas writes about his work with The Students' Union and the University in improving sustainability.

 
UWE Bristol Jumps 12 Places in Student Experience Survey.

The survey determines the best universities in the UK for student experience, as voted by current students.

 
Student Experience Awards
Award winners at The Student Experience Awards

On Monday 3 April, The Student Experience Awards 2017 took place at the fantastic At-Bristol.

 
#UWESaysRelax

The exam season is upon us,here are some self-care and exam tips with #UWESaysRelax

 
Important announcement regarding future Varsity events

Further to events that occurred at the Varsity Rugby matches, the Varsity Board has launched an investigation.

 
Spotlight on: Occupational Therapy

It’s the last week of Occupational Therapy Month and OT Society are ready to finish it off with some events for everyone to get involved with! There will be an opportunity to volunteer alongside the society to work with individuals with dementia. Furthermore, Occupational Therapy has prepared a ‘Death Café’ for students to come and discuss the afterlife over a cup of tea and cakes.

 
Spotlight on: Malaysian Society

On 9 April, Malaysian Society will be hosting the Malaysian Games at the Centre for Sport! Teams can participate in a variety of sports, including football, basketball, volleyball, badminton and Frisbee. Everyone is encouraged to attend, compete and show support. Afterwards, there will be a variety of stalls displaying authentic Malaysian cuisine for players and spectators to indulge in.

 
I can't always access the books I need

There are now 1-million e-books available through the Library online

 
Green is the New Gold..

In a bid to cut down on waste, UWE Athletics have teamed up with The Green Team.

 
Exam and Assessment Tips
Exam

Check out our top tips when it comes to dealing with exams and stress.

 
UWE Athletics complete Blaise Castle

UWE Athletics Cross Country team took on the third fixture of the season on home turf; the venue? Blaise Castle. It's known for its difficult rocky terrain that would challenge the most seasoned athlete plus the challenge of completing a 6k and 10k course. It was extremely cold but thankfully we had incredible banter to warm us up.

 
UWE Athletics and Cross Country Beat the Brecon Beacons

Saturday 12th November marked the second Gwent League Cross Country fixture of the season, as UWE Athletics and Cross Country Club made the journey through the beacons to Brecon Athletics Club.

 
The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol Success at Green Gown Awards

Thursday 10 November 2016 marked the annual EAUC’s (Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges) Green Gown Awards. Not only did we have the honour of being one of the 115 shortlisted finalists, The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol picked up a collaborative total of four of the prestigious awards, as well as being highly commended twice.

 
Lacrosse Mens 1st Team return to winning ways

After a bye-week for UWE lacrosse, the Men’s 1’s team was eager to face a Swansea side that had travelled a fair distance from South Wales. UWE have recovered from recent injuries and regained key defensive player Anoop Baines, as well as midfielder and captain Maurice Wills.

 
Meet Our New Sustainability Committee

The Sustainability Committee is a new opportunity for students who are passionate about sustainability to innovate and have the power to create positive change throughout UWE and beyond. On Thursday 23rd March 2017 we held an AGM-style meeting to elect our new Theme Leaders, read about who they are and what they wish to do in their role!

 
UWE Bristol Triumph at International Green Gown Awards

The Students' Union and UWE Bristol have triumphed at the most prestigious sustainability awards ceremony in the education sector, the International Green Gown Awards!

 
Kohoutek competition returns

UWE and UOB Student Scout and Guide clubs restart and run county competition with 200 local Scouts and Guides competing for the prize!

 
Students’ Union and UWE Bristol Success at Green Gown Awards 2016

Thursday 10th November 2016 marked the annual EAUC’s (Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges) Green Gown Awards. Not only did we have the honour of being one of the 115 shortlisted finalists, The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol picked up a collaborative total of four of the prestigious awards, as well as being highly commended twice.

 
SAGUWE hosts regional Freshers camp 2016

After a short delay, the article about our regional Student Scout and Guide freshers camp is up on the national website!

 
The Green Team 2015/16 Highlights

2015/16 was a big year for The Green Team here at The Students’ Union. We had festivals, Go Green Week, sent students to COP21, Bristol was the European Green Capital, became the first to be NUS Responsible Futures Accredited, and ran a whole host of other fantastic sustainability events.

 
#UWESaysRelax

The exam season is upon us, here are some tips and self-care with #UWESaysRelax

 
Summer Festival

Celebrate the end of year in style at the on Saturday 20 May 2017.

 
Travel for less with NUS Extra

1,2 or 3 year cards available

 
Register to Vote in the General Election

To vote in the general election you must be registered, deadline 22 May.

 
UWE Women’s Cricket

The club welcomes any level of experience and whether its social cricket or playing in the 1st XI, there are weekly coached sessions to improve your game, plus frequent social games and events.

 
UWE Women's Netball

Traditionally UWE Netball have been one of the universities most successful clubs. Both coaches have represented UWE when the team was playing at its highest standard in the Premier League.