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Alumni Connect is UWE Bristol’s new online site linking current students and alumni around the world

Alumni Connect enables you to connect with industry experts, professional contacts and local connections for careers-related advice. There’s also an option to browse for a mentor.

 
Get Home Safe

Late Night Do It Right has put together some information on how to get home safe after a night out.

 
Bower Ashton Christmas Fair raises £144 for charity!

We had a wonderful Christmas Fair last year at Bower Ashton Bar, which helped raise £144 towards the Marmalade Trust, a charity which combats loneliness within our society.

 
Meet some of your Lead Department Reps and see how they have been working to improve your experience

Lead Department Reps are individuals, who represent their Faculties and Departments and lead specific campaigns aimed at improving your student experience.

 
The awards season has arrived!

The Student Experience Awards:Thursday 4 April 2019
On Thursday 4 April, the annual Student Experience Awards will take place at the M-Shed Museum on the Bristol Harbourside.

 
The volunteers who make 24/7 Crisis Textline possible

The Students’ Union at UWE and UWE Bristol, in partnership with Crisis Text Line, have launched a new crisis support text line for students.

 
Cables and Cameras

Gary Thompson, a filmmaking student, is helping create a community within Bristol called Cables and Cameras.

 
Springbreak Amsterdam
Springbreak Amsterdam

The musically adventurous metro-festival Spring Break Amsterdam is once again returning in 2019 with a huge line-up of headliners from the worlds of bass, house, garage, hip hop, grime and drum & bass.

 
A new type of ‘course’ work… Bristol universities get active at city’s biggest 10k run
Varsity 10k

University challenge will take on a whole new meaning this year after two of Bristol's academic institutions signed up to encourage staff, students and alumni to get active at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10K.

 
Snack prep tips to get you through your January lectures!

Think meal prep is just for dinner? Think again.

 
How to Manage Exam Season and Revision Stress
Managing exam season stress

With exam season fast approaching after the Christmas period, this can be an anxious and stressful time. As well as making sure you are studying and preparing for your exams and assessments in the New Year, it’s also really important to look after yourself.

 
Representation Coordinator

The Students' Union are seeking a Representation Coordinator to support the student volunteers involved with the Academic Representation System.

 
All you need to know about Bristol Varsity 2018
Varsity 2018

The Bristol Varsity Series is the second largest Varsity event within the UK, with nearly 5,000 students, staff, alumni and local community members coming together to participate, volunteer or spectate over a series of sporting events. Our Bristol Varsity is joint with the University of Bristol and features a whole host of exciting events for you to get involved in this year.

 
How to discover the local countryside without a car?

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

 
Take time to look after yourself
Look after your wellbeing

Going to university is an enriching experience, but sometimes student life can be challenging. That's why it's important to look after yourself and take steps to improve your wellbeing if you feel it slipping.

 
10 things you didn't know about The Students' Union
10 things you didn't know about The SU

Welcome to The Students' Union at UWE - remember, we are here to help you settle in and enjoy your time at university. We're run by students, for students. Want to know more? Keep reading!

 
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…

 
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.

 
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...

 
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.

 
Karate club goes live!

UWE Karate Club went live on Wednesday 24th October! Resident coach Michael harris, 4th dan JKA was supported by fellow World and European medallists Ali Nyoni, 5th dan and Jim McCafferty 5th dan.

 
Varsity 10k

It's going to be the biggest Varsity event to date and we want you to be part of the team! Join us on Sunday 5 May, when UWE Bristol team up with the Great Run Company and University of Bristol to take part in the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10K.

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

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

 
Feel Good February
Feel Good February

Each week will have a main event happening on the Thursday with extra activities which aim to inspire and empower staff and students with ways to look after their own health & wellbeing!

 
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!

 
24/7 Crisis Textline

The Students’ Union at UWE and UWE Bristol, in partnership with Crisis Text Line, have launched a new crisis support text line for students.

 
Meet new members of student-led Sustainability Committee!

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