News

One year down, one more to go.

A year later and we are already at handover week again – time really does fly by when you are having fun! My year as Vice President Education has been an invaluable experience.

 
Alumni Sports Day 2017

We are proud to announce the first Alumni Sports Event, that invites and welcomes former UWE Bristol students back to play their sport that they once lived and breathed.

 
Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) silver rating awarded to UWE Bristol

The University of the West of England has been awarded Silver in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

 
Reflection of My Year as VP Sport & Health

When we first started our officer roles last June, I had no idea what the year ahead had in store.

 
VP Societies and Communications: End of Year

Eleven months later, I’m sat at my desk in The Students’ Union reflecting on what I have managed to achieve this year. The experience of the elections, individual projects, working alongside staff, the university directorate and the students has been an opportunity that I will never forget.

 
Bristol Varsity Series is Named as a Finalist for the Bristol Business Awards

The joint venture between UWE Bristol, Bristol University and both students’ unions, has been selected as a  finalist for Marketing Campaign of The Year at the Bristol Business Awards.

 
Nightline

In September 2017 UWE will be launching its very own Nightline, meaning our students will have somewhere to turn to after office hours.

 
Student Stories: What Does The Election Mean to Me?

Michele, a first year Adult Nursing Student shares her story.

 
UWE Women's Football retain Varsity trophy in extra time!

UWE Women's Football left it to extra time to beat University of Bristol in nail biting game which saw UWE have to come from behind twice.

 
The first to receive NUS Responsible Futures Accreditation

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

 
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.

 
Rep Of The Month March

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.

 
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.

 
Nursery Supervisor

The Students' Union at UWE are looking for a Nursery Supervisor to supervise the running of their base room and to lead the team of Practitioners in their room in the provision of high quality care ,education and learning opportunities for children aged 0-5 years.

 
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.

 
Nursery Nurse - Fixed term 12 months maternity cover

The Students' Union at UWE are looking for a Nursery Nurse to provide high quality care, education and learning opportunities for children aged 0-5 years

 
PR and Communications Coordinator

We are looking for a PR and Communications Coordinator who can raise the profile of The Students’ Union.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Moving in with new Housemates – Our Top Tips
Moving In

For those of you who will be moving in with new people to start university, whether on campus, or in the centre of town, it can be strange. Here are our top tips for living with new people.

 
Welcome 2017

Welcome is a programme of events that showcases all that life at UWE Bristol has to offer.

 
Looking for a job?

Jobshop advertise part-time and holiday jobs at The Students’ Union, on campus and around Bristol.

 
Advice Centre: a totally free service.

Friendly, non-judgemental and confidential advice.